About Salvatore's Hospitality —
Make it memorable… Make it Salvatore’s
Since 1938, the Salvatore name has been synonymous with exceptional service and hospitality. Four generations of Salvatore family pride go into each detail of your visit as our guest.
Salvatore’s Italian Gardens Restaurant
The award winning Salvatore's Italian Gardens Restaurant opened its doors on Transit Road in Lancaster in 1967 and has been expanding ever since. Joseph Salvatore purchased the restaurant from his father, Russell in 2004. Salvatore’s has become synonymous with quality and a destination in itself, drawing people from all over the United States and Canada.
Salvatore’s dining room is spacious and elegant. It can offer private rooms for as few as 10 guests and remains a regular stop for many couples. The dining room seats up to 350 guests at one time and during the Christmas holidays has accommodated up to 800 diners a night. The Grande Bellamore banquet ballroom can seat 600 guests and is an elegant setting for weddings yet functional for any corporate event. With two other ballrooms, the total capacity of available space is just over 1000 guests.
For Buffalonians who like to make the most of glorious spring, summer, and fall days, Salvatore’s spacious patio is the perfect setting for seasonal dining.
The Chandelier Bar
Located inside Salvatore’s Italian Gardens since the fall of 2015, The Chandelier Bar has quickly become one of the areas hottest gathering places. Have a seat at the plush bar or at a comfy cocktail dining table and choose a gourmet burger or any selection from the Salvatore’s menu. Take advantage of weekday specials: Half-price Martini Monday, $12 Dinner Tuesday, Half-price bottled wine Wednesday, $15 gourmet burger & Peroni Thursday, or Friday happy hour with drink specials and $10 flatbreads.
Salvatore’s Garden Place Hotel
Salvatore’s Garden Place Hotel is a serene yet lavish 166-room boutique hotel with every convenience at your fingertips. Highlights include two food outlets, over 4,000 square feet of banquet space, a fitness center, hot buffet breakfast in The Courtyard, and complimentary shuttle service to Buffalo Niagara International Airport and Salvatore’s Italian Gardens Restaurant.
The Delavan Hotel and Spa
The Delavan Hotel and Spa, 2016’s exquisite new addition to the Salvatore family properties. Conveniently connected to Salvatore's Italian’s Gardens restaurant and banquet center, The Delavan features 60 elegantly appointed, luxury style suites with hand selected granite surfaces, large hallways and a spacious lobby. Other upscale amenities include Capello Salon and Day Spa, a fitness center, and the newest in integrated electronic technology.
A tradition of excellence
Joe, his wife Paula, and their three children proudly carry on the tradition that began with his grandfather’s restaurant on the east side of Buffalo in the 1930s. Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, Salvatore’s Garden Place Hotel and The Delavan Hotel and Spa are perfect destinations for a romantic night out, a business dinner, or that special event that has to be perfect for your family and friends, and they proudly boast an award winning wine list with over 500 offerings from around the world.
Salvatore’s Restaurant: 716.683.7990
Salvatore’s Garden Place Hotel: 716.635.9000
The Delavan Hotel and Spa: 716.635.9000
Seating capacity of banquet facilities: Up to 1200
Owner: Joseph Salvatore
Head Chef: Thomas Diana
Manager: Russell Salvatore Jr.
Banquet/Event Manager: Josette Salvatore
Banquet Coordinator | Krystle Hanson, Susan Schule, and Janet Ciminelli
In House Florist: Paula Salvatore