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3565 Mount Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
(925) 299-8700
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Ranked #3 of 63 Restaurants in Lafayette
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $35 - $50
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Californian
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Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Lafayette Circle
Transit: The Lafayette Bart station is 2 blocks north of the restaurant.
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Bethel, Vermont, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We had a fabulous meal at Postino. The food was great, as was the service. The atmosphere was wonderful, we sat around the table and chatty merrily, while being served beautifully. I had the eggplant and it was super. Delightful dinner

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Lafayette, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We have eaten here many times and it s always excellent. The restaurant is lovely and the help well trained.

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Lafayette, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Postino is a great restaurant to have in the suburbs. Upscale without being pretentious. Waiters and staff do not change too much. So consistent service. We have had lots of great meals there are over the years. We have had some favorites that keep it on our list. They once served an eggplant appetizer that was incredible and they have... More

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Fort Myers
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Hi, I was taken here for my 45th birthday dinner. The restaurant has a great atmosphere. It was the original site of the town of Lafayette's post office, thus the name Postino. It is made of beautiful stone and brick and has both indoor and outdoor seating. The wait staff was extremely attentive but not overly. The food was delicious... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I was really looking forward to dining at this restaurant because of some of the reviews, and a family member recommendation, however the experience was at best disappointing. I have to say that the restaurant is gorgeous, and the ambiance of the garden, and the semi private rooms inside are unique and inviting, so the first segment of your dining... More

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San Jose, California
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Our kids live in Lafayette, so we had a birthday celebration dinner at Postino over Labor Day weekend. We have eaten here many times before. This visit was one of the best. We were greeted and seated quickly (be sure to make reservations). Our party of six was seated a a nice corner table on the left wing. Server was... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This was our anniversary dinner. Valet parking, this area can be hard to find parking on the weekends, so we're glad to see it was offered. Had a great table inside. They have a wonderful outside area in the front. We were here once before as guests of a private party in their forward small banquet room. Had an incredible... More

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Lafayette, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Always a great experience at Postino. Great ambiance as usual, and our waiter Brian was terrific and friendly, and the food is so yummy. There is nothing on the meune that will dissapoint you.

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Berkeley, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We were having dinner to celebrate retirement. Neither of us had been to Postino in years. It was superb. We sat outside on a very nice evening. There was music, a guitartist, for the entire evening. Very nice and varied menu. The salads were fine: Caesar and Melon. The latter was an interesting dish. We both had the Pan Seared... More

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San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We have been dining at Postino once or twice a year as we visit friends in the area and have enjoyed the food and atmosphere. Thus, the experience this time was a tremendous disappointment. I started with a tomato mozzarella salad that was young and tasteless. We know tomatoes are in season - we are getting great ones at our... More

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Additional Information about Postino

Address: 3565 Mount Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
Phone Number: (925) 299-8700
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 35 - 50
Cuisine: Italian, Californian

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