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Panzari’s Italian Bistro is chef-owned and operated.

Our menu items are made to order and can be altered to meet all of your dining needs, this includes gluten free and vegetarian dishes.  Panzari’s has an electic assortment of fresh seafood, crisp seasonal salads, gourmet brick oven pizzas and a wide range of both authentic and original Italian cuisine. We offer an extensive liquor, beer and wine collection, various locally prepared desserts and summer patio seating.


Eclectic Italian dining. Quaint and charming ambiance. Outdoor patio seating. Private parties. Catering. Full menu take-out and delivery available via Reservations accepted and encouraged.


321 Exchange Blvd.
Rochester, New York 14608



Fax:   585-546-7290

Phone:   585-546-7990

Stan and Reema Debkowski have owned and operated Panzari’s Italian Bistro in Corn Hill since 2001.

Both Chef Stan and Reema are originally from Berkshire County Massachusetts. They relocated to Rochester New York to be closer to their family, with who are also involved in numerous local restaurants you will find in the Rochester area.

After a combined 60 years of experience in the hospitality industry Chef Stan and Reema decided it was time to embark on their own restaurant.

They pride themselves on getting involved in every aspect of Panzari’s from food and menu selection to the professional staff they hire.

On most days you can come in and see Chef Stan in the kitchen cooking up your meal or Reema stopping by to check the front of the house.

Chef Stan and Reema make every effort possible to ensure that Panzari's offers a unique flair of modern Italian food in a cozy, clean and neighborly atmosphere. They use local fresh products and ingredients including desserts, wines and beers.

They both do their best to keep a friendly inviting atmosphere, where they hope everyone feels like part of the family. At the same time giving the best possible service coupled with quality food for an unforgettable dining experience.