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Bazil's Restaurant

1384 Empire Blvd, Rochester, NY 14609-5955
+1 585-697-2006
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“breadsticks” (22 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1384 Empire Blvd, Rochester, NY 14609-5955
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An amazing night!!! Great food,ambiance,and we love the salad bar,soup and bread stick!would love to come back!

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family went to Sunday brunch and everyone was really happy. Really good choices of foods from breakfast to salad bar to entrees. The service was very good as well. The sausage gravy and the mussels were stand outs. The eggs benedict muffins were really...More

Thank Laurie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite the new "big salad bar" it just doesn't feel or taste as good as it used to. I get the big salad bar idea - lots of options and can be a meal in and of itself. But not a lot of actual Italian...More

Thank Kim P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

waitress did not ask anyone how was the meal or if we needed anything. did not stop by with water. food was a good value

Thank terriavallone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bazils is one of my favorite places to go for Italian. There chicken balagio is to die for.. great atmosphere and service .. and the prices are very fair. Love it here

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were regular customers of Mario's and Brazil's. When Mario's closed we knew Brazil's would be our first choice for Italian food. They have not disappointed us and recently added an all you can eat salad bar with any entree purchase. It had three soups,...More

Thank nikab513
Reviewed 1 April 2017

i used to love this restaurant, but our recent visit was quite underwhelming. i HATE the new renovation with the soup and salad bar... completely ruins the atmosphere. i enjoyed the "homeliness" of them bringing a big bowl of salad and breadsticks to your table,...More

Thank 661me
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

My family and I have been going to Daniele family restaurants for dozens of years, but it seems like the run has come to the end. Our visit this week was not good overall, including slow service, fair food, and a value not up to...More

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I was too late for reservations on the web site, so had to leave a phone message, which was returned, and our reservation made. Nice to see the selection of local craft beers from Three Heads, Lock 32, Knucklehead and others. Samples of 2 IPA's...More

Thank BHM7248
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Great service. Food was yummy by all accounts. Nice salad bar! Good for adults and kids alike. Not gourmet food by any stretch but good at what they do. Would definitely go again.

Thank peddlerswagon1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1384 Empire Blvd, Rochester, NY 14609-5955
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-697-2006
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A comfortable and friendly Italian restaurant serving a wide variety of dishes, Bazil Restaurant in Rochester aims to ensure that you never leave hungry. With 'all you can eat' dinner entrees and a decadent carnival-style Funnel Cake - generously topped with caramel, chocolate chips, confectionary sugar, vanilla bean ice cream, whipped cream and cherry garnish - Mario and Flora Daniele have established Bazil as a lively and friendly Italian restaurant ideal for all the family. Bazil Restaurant on Empire Boulevard is easily accessible from Southpoint Marina, with plenty of outdoor seating facing the calm waters and overlooking the bay.