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49 W. Maryland St. (Illinois St.) Send to Phone
317-974-0400 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
Downtown hotspot where the atmosphere is as good as the food.

Lunch Mon.-Sat., Dinner nightly

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Palomino Restaurant Review

: Join the crowd at the place to be for downtown dining and a cool atmosphere. Palomino's tony d├ęcor, warmth and professional service draw visitors and residents for the contemporary dishes and well-poured drinks. For starters, consider crispy calamari, lamb empanadas or the signature chop chop salad, before indulging in anything from an artisan pizza with house-smoked mozzarella, black truffles and a soft-cooked egg to juicy rotisserie pork loin or braised lamb shanks with a rich mushroom demi-glace. Bartenders are skilled at mixing drinks and selecting wines, and there are dessert wine recommendations to accompany the legendary Palomino tiramisu.


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