WE ARE GOING TO BE CLOSED ON JULY 4th. Have a safe and wonderful Independence Day.
Welcome to Polizzi's Restaurant! We are happy to announce
we are now open again with patio, restaurant or bar dining available!
Take out also available!

We are so glad that you chose to join us!
For reservations call



Welcome to Polizzi's!
We are a casual fine dining restaurant serving Italian, Greek, Spanish and French cuisine.
We are located at the Village Gate in the heart of
Rochester's Neighborhood of the Arts District.
Our mission is to not only please your palate, but to provide you with an enjoyable overall dining experience as well. It would be our honor to have you as our guest.

Thank you Tom & Debbie Polizzi and our staff!

Make a Reservation

To make a reservation: Choose the table size by clicking on the down arrow. When choosing a day, click on the date shown (NOT THE CALENDAR ICON) this will display a calendar, pick the date. Add any additional information. Hit Make Order & we will send you a email confirmation upon receipt. IF YOU HAVE ANY ISSUES TRYING TO MAKE A RESERVATION REFRESH YOUR BROWSER THEN TRY AGAIN. IF IT STILL DOESNT WORK PLEASE CALL US AT 585-363-5100 IF NO ONE ANSWERS LEAVE A MESSAGE AND WE WILL CALL YOU BACK

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Opening Hours:

Additional Info:

  • Phone: 585-363-5100
  • Address: 274 Goodman Street North, Rochester, NY, USA (Map)
  • Additional Information: After parking you can enter through "ENTRANCE B" under the awning (to the left to the Children's Institute) in the back of the building or through the court yard
Please let us know if you are going to a show after dinner so that we can try to better accommodate your need to be out on time to get to the show. 
We are located in the Village Gate in the space formally occupied by the Gate House Restaurant.
We will try to accommodate any special needs or requests for any seating and will contact you if there is any issue.
Please choose a date

Restaurant Menu

Catering Menu

Contact & Hours

Thank you for taking the time to contact us. We appreciate any comments or suggestions that you may have. Sincerely, The Polizzi's

  • Polizzi's 274 North Goodman St. Suite D-108, Rochester New York, 14607
  • Located inside the Village Gate. Parking is located all through the village gate (additional parking located behind the new buildings located on the left near the railroad tracks) you may enter through the court yard or through the awning marked Entrance B located in the back of the village gate next to the Children's Institute


Tom Polizzi


Tom's 40 years of experience has come by working at some of the finest restaurants in Rochester.

Thomas "Marty" Moriarty

Sous Chef

Marty and Tom grew up across the street from one another and have known each other their entire lives. Marty is a retired Marine Veteran who worked in the commissary for the Rochester Fast Ferry, helped in the reopening of Deerfield country club where he worked for 4 years and was also the north east regional chef for Holiday Resorts retirement homes.

Linda ortiz


Linda has been in the restaurant business for most of her life. Her family owned the former Streppa's Bistro in Webster and she also worked at the Grape Vine in East Rochester.

Kim Banker


Kim worked under Chef Polizzi for almost 9 years at Tournedos Steak House before working at the Grapevine Restaurant & Corner Sports Bar. Kim has worked at Wegmans for over 20 years doing everything from prepared foods to Sushi

Michael Ernst


Mike, who is the owners son in law, has been in the food industry for a number of years. He ran the burger bar and has worked in all sorts of prepared foods areas at the Pittsford Wegmans where he currently manages the prepared foods packaging department.

Yosef "Joe" Bar-Tzur


Joe joined our team in May of 2018 after spending the previous 15 years bar tending at Remington's Restaurant

Joe Canny


Joe has worked as a server for the last 35 years at some of Rochesters best restaurants like the Rochester Club, Richardson's Canal House and Tournedo's Steak House with Chef Polizzi

Adrianne Montalbano


Before joining Polizzi's Adrianne was a server for many years at 2 Vine restaurant

Kellie Friga


Kristi Holler


Along with serving at Polizzi's Kristi is also a counselor at Byron Bergen High School

Anna Theil


Anna got her 1st restaurant experience working with Tom in the kitchen at Tournedos. She is also a life guard and is working on getting her car racing license.

Brian Eddy


Brian is a SOTA alumni and a member of the NOTA community. Brian comes to us with 10 years of bar tending experience along with having been a assistant food and beverage director at Morton's the Steakhouse, Holiday Inn and TGIF Fridays

Marylou Hockenberry


Jessica Boddery


Jennifer Lang


Jenn was a former English teacher in San Diego and has served and bartended at a number of restaurants both in Rochester and San Diego including Tournedos Steak House where she worked along side Tom


Monday All Night Happy Hour

Enjoy our Happy Hour specials all night from 4pm - 10pm. Available at the bar and patio only.

Tuesday Night Wine Specials

Enjoy 1/2 price bottles of wine and we will also wave the corkage fee ($15) when you bring in your own bottle of wine for dinner!

Wednesday Italian American Night

Come in and enjoy our Italian American specials on Wednesday night like artichokes french, greens and beans, chicken french, chicken Parmesan to name a few!

Thursday Night House Made Pasta

Thursday Nights come in and enjoy a fresh in house made pasta special.

RBTL, Geva & Avyarium Theater Discount

Bring in your RBTL, Geva, or Avyarium Theater tickets for the show that is playing THAT EVENING and receive 10% off your bill.