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Melo's Pizza & Pasta

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1660 Contra Costa Blvd Ste A, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
(925) 687-1880
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great pizza here and the Caesar salad is great as well

i cannot believe that I have not reviewed this place yet. It's right down the damn street from me and my wife and i love it! We do not have it often because it is so good. I would weigh 350 lbs. if I became a regular customer. I request Melo's on my birthday and always following our opening day... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

i cannot believe that I have not reviewed this place yet. It's right down the damn street from me and my wife and i love it! We do not have it often because it is so good. I would weigh 350 lbs. if I became a regular customer. I request Melo's on my birthday and always following our opening day... More 

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Pleasant Hill, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Just had dinner with friends and had a wonderful happy hour. Pizzas were great fairly priced and others items are wonderful too. Will be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The food is GREAT, the service is very good and the value is awesome. I have been here before, but it had been a couple of years, It's just as good as I remember. It is a wonderful family place. The kids can get dough from the cook to knead and play with. You and the kids can watch them... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Melo's uses good quality incredients and it shows in the taste of the food. From the pizza to the pasta's, I haven't tried anything from Melo's that wasn't well done an delicious! A casual family restaurant that is always busy! Highly recommended for a great meal. Not the cheapest, but you get what you pay for.

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Pleasant Hill, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Just Pizza for us, we don't get out a lot, But Melos's is always excellent. My family is a mixed bag, some of us go for spice, some not. They've got a good mix

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Walnut Creek, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Had lunch with my sister at Melos. it's an excellent Italian restaurant with good pasta, pizza and salads. We get a salad and pasta to share. Will also go there for take out. The children's spaghetti to go is just the perfect size for one person and reasonable too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

From the reviews I expected more. The pasta fussilli contadina was perfectly cooked with very fresh pesto. If you like crunchy crust pizza you'll like their pizza, toppings were good but nothing I would rave about, kinda surprised it's #1 on trip advisor but it was good just not knock my socks off good.

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Lafayette, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Was looking for a casual spot to have a creative sandwich for lunch and read the menu on-line. The service was perfect. We had the chicken-pancetta and meatball sandwiches. Both were great but the chicken-pancetta was the winner! Very creative blend of meats, cheese and onion on great bread that wasn’t too thick. Would definitely go here again to try... More 

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Brentwood, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Melo's in Brentwood and Pleasant Hill serve the best Pizza and Pasta. We go there at least twice a month.. I like the Linguine Alla Pescatora and the number 4 pizza.

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Pleasant Hill, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

this is definitely the best pizza in contra costa county. real Italian style pizza. one of the best I have ever had. not cheap but worth the price. exquisite.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1660 Contra Costa Blvd Ste A, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pleasant Hill
  • Phone Number: (925) 687-1880

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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