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448 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94306
6506008310
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Ranked #6 of 312 Restaurants in Palo Alto
Price range: $10 - $30
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Outdoor seating
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  • English first
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English first
Palo Alto, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

It is so hard to find a place where the food, the ambiance and the customer service all fit - well we found the place that has done just that. If you want a comfortable setting, great personalized service and the best pizza ever so you feel like you could just hang out for the night, then this is your... More

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This is the best Italian place in South Bay. No doubt. Featured in New York Times, it is absolutely the best Italian food in a great atmosphere and with very friendly staff. I would definitely come back. I would go for Terun pizza and Parmiggiana. I would also order a Montepulciano red wine. It is absolutely amazing.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Visited Terun after reading some reviews all over the place saying that this place is suppose to be one of the best Pizza places in Palo Alto. Well, by all means this IS the best Pizza around. I mean, the other non-pizza dishes were good too, maybe even very good, but the pizza was absolutely perfect! crispy, balanced, fresh. Beautiful... More

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Los Altos, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

My wife and I were truly spoiled after eating in restaurants in Vienna , Budapest and Prague this past summer. We were also truly disappointed by a so called Italian restaurant we dined at a couple of view in Mountain View. So it was to our great amazement and utter delight when we finished eating one of the most delicious... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I was in the restaurant on a business dinner. I had the Mediterranean Sea Bass, which was very nice, with crispy kind and a hint of garlic. Nice! But the absolut highlight was the dessert: caramel gelato with sea salt and olive oil! A combination I have never tasted before, and it was simply to die for! Service was good... More

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San Francisco, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Have you ever come back from a vacation in Italy, and thought the highlight of the trip was the food? And then you catch yourself thinking, why can't we find food like that back home? Well, I have found it for you. Terun, is the place. Pizzas are as authentic as I have eaten on my many trips to Italy.... More

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San Jose, CA
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Probably the best wood fired pizza I have ever had. Also, they have a nice selection of vegetable dishes. We shared the chard and peas. It was so delicious that I could go back again and again just for this dish. The only downside was that we were seated on the patio and it was insanely noisey. I know that... More

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Palo Alto, California
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I spend two to three months living in Tuscany annually. I went to this restaurant once a year ago and I was very disappointed. The pizzas were similar to frozen pizzas I have had in the past. They had little sauce, cheese or other substances. Overall it was over pricd and definitely not authentic pizza.

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San Francisco
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I had lunch hear with some colleagues. The food was okay. Two of us ordered Panini. I ordered the veggie Panini which was okay. It could have been seasoned better for it to taste better. We ordered pizza which was thin crust. It did indeed taste like the pizza I had in Italy. However, I did not find it exceptional.... More

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Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews 53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I was visiting Palo Alto to see my 7 year old granddaughter. I took her here for a light dinner. We shared a beet salad and a Tricolore pizza. There was plenty of food and it was excellent. I have no problem recommending it.

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Additional Information about Terun

Address: 448 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94306
Phone Number: 6506008310
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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