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About Italian Restaurant

So cozy, so low-key—and so secluded, you may have missed it. Down a walkway framed with greenery, housed in the Family Entertainment Center, The Italian Restaurant opens each evening for family supper, serving authentic antipasti, salads, pastas, brick-oven pizzas, seafood, and other classics­—both indoors and out.

Here, family-friendly takes on new meaning. Let the kids explore the arcade and 1,000-gallon saltwater aquarium while you relax with a glass of red. Salute.

One South County Road
Palm Beach, FL 33480
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Italian

Hours of Operation:
Open Daily
5:30 PM – 9 PM

Reservations are recommended. Dress is evening resortwear, please.

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(561) 659-8488

Website:
http://www.thebreakers.com/dining/the-italian-restaurant/

Parking Details:
Complimentary valet parking is provided at the main entrance to The Breakers.

Executive Chef:
Varun Hurry

Private Party Facilities:
Pizza party, anyone? With a Private Dining Room, which accommodates up to 35 guests, covered front patio for parties up to 24, bar for up to 18 and delicious Prix Fixe Menus, our restaurant is the perfect setting for a celebratory dinner, family reunion or special event. To discuss our options in more detail, simply call (877) 724-4058.

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Italian Restaurant Ratings and Reviews

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4.3

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.1

service

4.6

ambience

4.0

value

3.7

Noise

Moderate

84% would recommend it to a friend

Kid-friendly (13)
Casual (11)
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Good for Birthdays (8)
Special Occasion (8)
Fun (7)
Good for Groups (7)
Good for Anniversaries (6)
Authentic (6)
Cozy (4)
Worth the Drive (4)
Good for a Date (4)
Creative Cuisine (3)
Fit for Foodies (3)
Gluten Free Options (3)
Neighborhood Gem (3)
Great for Outdoor Dining (3)
Business Meals (2)
Disabled Access (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Great for Lunch (2)
Notable Wine List (2)
Quiet Conversation (2)
Romantic (2)
Seasonal (2)
People Watching (1)
Bar Seating (1)
Happy Hour (1)
Healthy (1)
Hot Spot (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
Handcrafted Cocktails (1)
Pre/post Theatre (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
Tasting Menu (1)
Vegan (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
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 (Miami)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Too many kids. Loud. Paper table cloth. Was not told about noise. Would expect Breakers to be up scale

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 (Orange County)·Dined on October 23, 2017

lovely setting, very family friendly though we saw very few children the evening we went.
first chicken dinner that came out was very tough, quickly replaced with better meal. 2 of 3 had the fixed price dinners which were just mediocre. value for meal is not good, but one is at The Breakers so everything will be overpriced as a given to start!

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 (Miami)·Dined on October 14, 2017

While The Breakers is a fabulous location and The Italian Restaurant looks nice and is fun to get to as you have to go outdoors and follow a lovely curved walkway surrounded by lush foliage, trees and a beautiful fountain, the food was not particularly good, was grossly overpriced and all the kids there simply were not conducive to an adult meal. And while our waiter was helpful, I was particularly upset that the hostess marked me as a "no show" even though I very clearly specified my reservations. Luckily I saw an email from OpenTable while I was still there which allowed me to ask them to correct their records.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 13, 2017

One of the best Italian restaurants. The service was outstanding as was the food. The burrata was amazing.

Tags: Vegan, Cozy, Disabled Access, Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on October 2, 2017

We had a great time, great food and our server was fabulous ... friendly, fun. We loved our surprise "Happy Anniversary" sign and candle on our dessert.

Tags: People Watching, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (Naples)·Dined on October 1, 2017

It was very noisy with children running around and babies screaming our server was very nice

Tags: Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Responded to Flavors of Palm Beach promo, restaurant is the Breakers Hotel, beautiful property. The restaurant is casual, pizza style, the other restaurants in the hotel are much more upscale and also the lounge area. Recommend trying the more upscale dining spots.

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 (Miami)·Dined on September 20, 2017

We went during the flavor of palm beach; definitely worth the money. Would not go back for regular menu. Nothing special

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vip
 (St. Louis)·Dined on September 3, 2017

Noisy, below average food, overpriced, felt like an eating area in a daycare center

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 (Miami)·Dined on September 1, 2017

Amazing experience ...but what you would expect from The Breakers. Friendly, efficient staff and amazing food!

Tags: Kid-friendly
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 (Miami)·Dined on September 1, 2017

Food and service was outstanding but it was a "family restaurant" so the noise level was very high, not the place for a romantic or quiet dinner unless you booked a later time- say after 7:00 pm or 8:00 pm.

Tags: Special Occasion, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on August 26, 2017

We have eaten here many times over the years, both with and without children in tow. We were so disappointed in our meals. The quality has gone down considerably. The Caesar salad had so much garlic it made me ill later. Mediterranean pasta was terrible - fried fish with a heavy red sauce. This is Italian food like you find in a mall, not a first class hotel.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on August 26, 2017

The Italian restaurant was outstanding in all levels of service and food would definitely come back in the future

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Disabled Access, Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Casual, Worth the Drive, Fun, Comfort Food, Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Kid-friendly, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on August 23, 2017

My husband asked me to find a restaurant that would be fun for the kids but the dinner would still be adult foodie worthy. I thought not possible until we found this spot. The kids got all their energy out in arcade and playground while my husband and I had a cocktail, then dinner was fabulous.

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 (Miami)·Dined on August 18, 2017

We've been many times to The Italian Restaurant and it never disappoints. The children's food comes like lightening and then they are off to the arcade or playground. On this occasion we had 2 very handsome waiters (Alex and Joe?). My Mimi was in love! I had the pre fixed penne ala vodka which I dream about and Mimi had a wonderful veggie pizza. Super fun evening!

Tags: Casual, Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Comfort Food, Good for Groups, Authentic, Special Occasion, Fun
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·Dined on August 14, 2017

Everything was delicious! The warm garlic bread was fantastic. The best hotel meal we have ever had!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Kid-friendly
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 (Miami)·Dined on August 13, 2017

It was my Wife's Birthday and she loved everything about the Breakers and the Italian Restaurant

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Miami)·Dined on August 12, 2017

We had our wedding reception here 5 years ago. It was great to rekindle with the great ambiance and great service. The food was good with a special attention for desert!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Casual
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·Dined on August 7, 2017

Dined at the Italian for the first time tonight with my love and was very satisfied with the food, service and ambience. Tanya was our server and exceeded our expectations with her hospitable and caring attitude. Always made sure our drinks were topped off and that we were being accommodated with the cuisine. Chef Varun and his culinary team do a great job at executing the simple yet elegant Italian menu. Excellent selection of wines that most other restaurants don't serve by the glass indigenous to the region, my favorite was the blend of Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre which I believe is from the cotes du Rhone. It paired very well with acidity in the tomato sauce on my vegetable pizza and the creaminess of the burrata. Before our appetizers a selection of breads and spreads were brought to the table including focaccia, baguette, and some kind of sweet roll with pesto, sundried tomato spread and tradition Italian olive oil which were a great start. Ambiance was moderately quiet relaxed atmosphere, people need to understand that it is family friendly so many children dining but didn't bother us because it was expected. Definitely a must dining experience if you enjoy great Italian cuisine.

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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on August 7, 2017

Love The Breakers. LOVE IT. but they don't tell u that the Italian Restaurant is the kids restaurant and it includes a wide open arcade and game room! So much for a romantic anniversary dinner!

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 (Orlando)·Dined on August 7, 2017

While the service was good (they tried) the ambiance was simply terrible. This restaurant is located in a family activity center at a resort...and you can tell. Our dinner was interrupted by the sounds of video games, air hockey and children running by unattended pretty much the entire time. After we requested to be seated in the lounge for more of an adult atmosphere, they seated a large family with three children...ambiance ruined. We should have expected more of a family atmosphere but the lounge? Are there no places for adults to enjoy a quiet meal together?Definitely not worth the $200+ we dropped for a fine Italian meal to be accompanied by the sounds of pin-ball and PAC-Man.

Tags: Happy Hour, Kid-friendly
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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on August 6, 2017

We celebrated a "milestone" birthday for my youngest sister at the Italian Restaurant. We had quite a few guests and lots of unique food issues in our large group. The location of our table, service, and accommodation by the staff was extraordinary. My sister was completely surprised, and even shed a few tears of joy. I cannot recommend this venue highly enough!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic
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 (Miami)·Dined on August 5, 2017

Our favorite place to take our family, especially the grandkids. The staff is friendly and courteous and the food is very good.
Elisa and Reagan worked the bar room and as always they do a fantastic job. We look forward to Saturday nights with the little ones (and they do to).

Tags: Fun, Kid-friendly
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 (Miami)·Dined on August 5, 2017

Ask to sit in the bar area , unless you have children with you. Regan never fails to give great service in this area!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Casual, Comfort Food
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 (Miami)·Dined on August 4, 2017

The staff at the Italian restaurant are top notch. They are courteous, knowledgeable and friendly and the food is always good. An added bonus is the gameroom and outdoor play area which our kids love!

Tags: Kid-friendly, Good for Birthdays, Gluten Free Options, Fun, Special Occasion
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·Dined on August 1, 2017

A primary glance into The Breakers, to begin, is divine. Not so subtly, the gorgeous club grew with luxuriousness and a rich atmosphere as my family and I walked to the Italian Restaurant for my birthday dinner. The hostess delightfully greeted us, and with attention, addressed my brother, who has a peanut and nut allergy, and assured him that he would be taken care of. Our waiter was so ever present and charming, with knowledge about each item on the menu to the extent as to how everything would be prepared, as well as a clever intellect to advise us with taste, textures, and flavors. Overall, the evening was splendid, and I would always recommend the Italian Restaurant for any occasion.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Seasonal, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Healthy, Authentic, Quiet Conversation, Business Meals, Fun, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date, Casual, Late-night Find, Pre/post Theatre, Kid-friendly, Good for Groups
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 (Miami)·Dined on July 30, 2017

We had the best service ever. Our waitress Irene was amazing. She was great with our daughter and knew what to do without us having to even ask. I will always request her if she is available.

The food was prepared perfectly. I had the fillet and my wife had the penne ala vodka.

This place is great for kids as well, they can go play in the multiple play areas or game room while we finished eating our dinner.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Kid-friendly, Fun
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 (Miami)·Dined on July 29, 2017

Amazing food, service was outstanding. I was lucky that I got the same waitress for the 3rd time in a roll. Strongly recommend for any occasion. And you also can appreciate the amazing walking around inside the "The Breakers Hotel".

Tags: Authentic, Hot Spot, Local Ingredients, Great for Lunch, Cozy, Seasonal, Handcrafted Cocktails, Sunday Lunch, Good for a Date
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 (New England)·Dined on July 20, 2017

Way overpriced for terrible food. $100 meal not as good as $10 chains. Makes Chef Boyardee seem like high table cuisine. Average age of clientele seemed about 7 years old. Would definitely take a taxi out of the hotel to get much less expensive but much better food for a family.

Tags: Kid-friendly
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 (San Diego)·Dined on July 15, 2017

Great dinner and service
Great bread before dinner
Desert -cookies soft and warm
Banana split brownie not good. Brownie cold and hard.

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 (Miami)·Dined on July 14, 2017

Great food. Cool indoors and very cozy outdoor dining. Seaparate bar is a good place to retreat from the crowds. Wine list is a little weak, but there are some good choices. Main dishes are outstanding and so are the deserted. Definitely try the $38 three course special.

Tags: Happy Hour, Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on July 7, 2017

We ordered the summer special menu. The portions are way too much for both of us, but the food were great and nice. The place is quiet and suitable for couple, family, or general dinning. The only thing to complain is the waiters are way too slow. We wait for 10 minutes to get our water re-fill and same as check out.

Tags: Comfort Food
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 (Miami)·Dined on July 7, 2017

Unfortunately the food quality did not match the cost of the meal.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on July 6, 2017

Very very noisy and very kid friendly. Great for families!! Not a date night place or if you want to talk.

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 (Toronto)·Dined on July 1, 2017

Probably the most overrated place I have been to. $28 for an less than average pasta. The place was not busy and we were seated by the kitchen where the noise level was high with mostly dishes and cutlery noises. The service was great but the food was mediocre. Would not come back!

Tags: Kid-friendly
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 (Seattle)·Dined on June 28, 2017

Our experience at the Italian Restaurant far exceeded our expectations. Brandy, Hunter, and the entire team went out of their way to ensure a phenomenal evening coupled with great food. Will be a staple visit for each visit to The Breakers.

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on June 27, 2017

Food lacked flavor. Service was
Excellent but the chicken picatta was bland

Tags: Kid-friendly
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 (New York Area)·Dined on June 26, 2017

Amazing FOOD Amazing FOOD Amazing FOOD Amazing FOODSTUFF

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Tasting Menu, Business Meals, Seasonal, Disabled Access, Great for Outdoor Dining, Late-night Find, Gluten Free Options, Neighborhood Gem, Live Sports, Notable Wine List, Healthy, Worth the Drive, Cozy, Great for Lunch
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 (Miami)·Dined on June 25, 2017

The food was very good and the service was excellent. Make sure to ask to be seated in the bar area as it is much quieter.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on June 20, 2017

We were celebrating our honeymoon and had a great experience. The food was great, the service was wonderful, and they made the experience really special!!!

Tags: Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies, Kid-friendly
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