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Buon Appetito

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917 A St, Hayward, CA 94541-4103
+1 510-247-0120
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Today
15:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Oakland, CA
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89 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although Acqua Farina has for some time been my go place for Italian food in Hayward, I decided to get dinner for take-out at Buon Appetito one evening recently. The service was especially good. I was allowed to make a couple of substitutions without any additional charges, and the young lady who assisted me when I arrived to pick up... More 

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Thank FoodieDoodie58
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've been eating here often, maybe twice a month, since the place opened. It is always wonderful. Your best bet is to order off of the one page daily specials menu. There is always something good and interesting on it! The servers are very friendly- and they remember what I drink! The atmosphere is nice. For dinner, it is hard... More 

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Thank Jeff J
Hayward, California
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84 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My experience was good ,we get there late ,ready to close but they open the door and device very well with tasty food and good wine.

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Thank sailingalongto
Vancouver, Bc
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146 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a fun spot in downtown Hayward, obviously very popular with locals for good reason. The menu is extensive and you can also bring your own wine.

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Thank Buttners
San Lorenzo, United States
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I love this place! Delicious pasta dishes, great service, classy place. Plenty of free parking, too.

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Thank Janet K
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

The food and the service was excellent! Our waiter was very attentive. We started with Carpaccio with Salmon and Calamari and then Caesar Salad, a Bacon Salad, a Beet Salad and a Carrot Soup. Two at our table had Veal Scallopini, and one had a Linguini with Fish, Clams, Mussels, Shrimp in a Lobster sauce and I had the Lamb... More 

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Thank Chelle W
Hayward, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food and the service are the two best reasons to eat here. Buon Appetito has never disappointed us.

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Thank Bob R
california
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great pizzas, good pasta dishes as well. Nice sit down restaurant in Downtown Hayward, plenty of parking in back lot.

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Thank runningman267
Hayward, California
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This place is really nice for date night or a for group dinner. Service is excellent. Everything on their menu were delish. I've been here a few times and it's never a disappointment.

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Thank lilykoisaechao
Manila, Philippines
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Restaurant with a well stocked bar. Pleasant staff, well mannered and attired. Food was great. $15 a plate average. A homey style place thats been around for a long time.

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Thank sailtaal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 917 A St, Hayward, CA 94541-4103
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: +1 510-247-0120

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?