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3565 Mount Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803 (Lafayette Circle)
+1 925-299-8700
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11:30 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
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Orinda
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Postino has been a favorite of our family, since the days of Cat Cora. This chef drew us in and in our opinion Postino has always been a great gathering place for our family. The food is consistently delicious.

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Moraga, California
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118 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Our family has enjoyed meals at this excellent restaurant in Lafayette. Outdoor patio is great for larger gatherings. Side room seats 30 + easily. Restaurant prints menus that are momentoes to keep. Salad starters, salmon and desserts prepared with finesse. Meals are pricey, but full value. Wait staff very attentive, service Timely. Parking behind the restaurant. Reservations recommended.

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Hercules, California
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173 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Hi gang, Had a gift certificate for Postinos to use and dropped by for a meal. We were seated right away next to the fireplace (nice !!!) at our reservation time. Service was first rate, other reviews cited poor service but that may have been then. This time, no problem. I had the petrale sole served with risotto. Excellent meal,... More 

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SF
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49 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Lovely building, great food, open kitchen and great service. Love coming here for special occasions. Went for my moms birthday with the family.

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Thank smeissne
Framingham, Massachusetts
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151 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is incredible all around. It's right off a Mt Diablo and looks like and old English cottage. The interior is warm and inviting. We sat near the fireplace. The wine selection is extensive. I ordered the eggplant and it was the best eggplant dish of my life. The family side of green peas is delicious as well. Multiple... More 

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Concord
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315 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The choices are wonderful at Postino. Our lunch service was very attentive. The meals were delicious. We were here a coupl;e of years ago for dinner, and that was delicious as well.

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San Diego
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180 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

My wife and I joined her mother boy friend for her birthday dinner. They are regulars here and they sit at the same table every time, but since there were four of us and not two we were seated next to their regular table right in front of the fireplace on a cold and rainy February night. The service was... More 

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Lincoln, California
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 14 for board dinner. The restaurant was easy to work with, and we were all able to order from the full menu. Service was impeccable. Wine list is impressive. Food was delightful. I had the roasted beet soup, which was hearty but not heavy -- no cream if you omit the sour cream. The lamb... More 

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Thank JoAnn D
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Had Caeser salad and ribeye steak with polenta. All were made to perfection. Others had the tuna dishes and fish stew, all were wonderful. Always have great service, and consistently great food. recommend making reservations.

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Thank Scott N
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is now on the 'Quarterly List' ...special occasions NOT required. Excellent service, incredible food, comfortable atmosphere. Make a reservation and make yourself happy. This is one place in the East Bay (or Bay Area) you don't want to miss! The price may say "Fine Dining" but for a restaurant of this caliber, the price was quite reasonable. Let your... More 

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3565 Mount Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
    (Lafayette Circle)
  • Public Transportation: The Lafayette Bart station is 2 blocks north of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 925-299-8700

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?