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4270 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611
510-652-6222
Today
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious food to either eat in or takeout

Wonderful food and very friendly service. It's our go-to comfort food restaurant. The pizza has an excellent crust and a large quantity of toppings. We love the family who runs the place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Josefina333
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Oakland, California
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25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Oakland, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Wonderful food and very friendly service. It's our go-to comfort food restaurant. The pizza has an excellent crust and a large quantity of toppings. We love the family who runs the place.

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Berkeley, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I have a friend who works in an Italian restaurant in Berkeley. She said the food at Lo Coco's was good. I had been to Rome earlier in the year and I was craving some authentic Tuscan fare. I had the spaghetti and meat balls. It was okay, not great, a 'C'. My friend had the pizza with eggplant. She... More 

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Oakland, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I loved the food, the service, and the setting. Lo Cocco serves simple and simply delicious Sicilian specialities. A great neighborhood destination that attracts satisfied customers from neighborhoods from throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Oakland, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My husband and I frequent La Coco's restaurant because of the amazing food, the warm atmosphere and the excellent service. Their spaghetti and meatballs are like nothing we have ever tasted. Their special sugo sauce is fantastic, and their sautéed calamari is a taste of heaven. Their salads and bread are the best. They have a wide array of dishes... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a quaint and very popular Italian restaurant along busy Piedmont Ave. I have been there close to half a dozen times, and each time I will go through every item on the menu and end up ordering the baked eggplant dish. Very yummy!

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Oakland, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

What is not to like about the food here? I love their tomato sauce, meatballs, spaghetti, and the bread is the absolute best.

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San Francisco, California
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120 reviews 120 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Our party of six ordered the pastas. combination pizza, spaghetti, eggplant Parmesan and meatballs. It was all excellent. We arrived on a Sunday around 5:00. Literally within 7 minutes every table was full. There's a good reason why. Very pleasant serving staff, crazy good pizza and a meatball almost as good as my mom's. What a great refind. I had... More 

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Oakland, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Yeah, I know, them's fighting words. But you gotta check out Lo Coco's if you love pizza. The eggplant pizza is to die for!! The quality is stellar and the staff remembers us even though we may go only once a year - the day before Thanksgiving! It's small, can be noisy, and you may have to wait. Guess what?... More 

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Aptos, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

I needed an Italian place for a Saturday night dinner with my brother and sister-in-law, who are rather unadventurous eaters (I was warned to avoid anything "exotic"). LoCoco's fit the bill perfectly: tasty renditions of traditional dishes, served up efficiently, with no reservations necessary. After a reasonable wait, we were seated at a table on the sidewalk, where we people-watched,... More 

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Añasco, Puerto Rico
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48 reviews 48 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

A cozy place on Piedmont Avenue, in the very diverse Piedmont area. If spaghetti and meatballs, lasagna, etc is what you hunger for, this is your place. Also tried was the linguini with white clams, a signature dish for an Italian restaurant, but not really a Sicilian recipe. It was a tad salty but overall very tasty and pretty close... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4270 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: 510-652-6222

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?