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Fontina Ristorante

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349 Main St. Suite 150, Pleasanton, CA 94566
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer

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    4 of 5 stars
Very ood food and service

The meals were very good and the service was excellent. The server gladly split our meal because the servings were so large. We'll probably be back!

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 30, 2015
Livermore, CA
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San Francisco, California
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

On New Year's Day, my wife and I decided to try Fontina because a) it was one of the only restaurants open and b) it was full of people. After dining there, it was clear that it was only full of people because it was one of very few restaurants that were open that day. The slow, sloppy service combined... More 

Thank Me_Never_Home
Brix510, Owner at Fontina Ristorante, responded to this review

We are very sad to hear that you did not enjoy your meal with us at Fontina Ristorante. There is no excuse for sub-par service not food that you did not thoroughly enjoy. Pleasanton is a great town filled with many wonderful places to eat and we pride ourselves in taking part in this tradition. We would be very happy... More 

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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

Good selection of Italian food and a good choice if you want a filling dinner and fast service. We enjoyed the restaurant--four visits so far.

Thank Gregory J
Brix510, Owner at Fontina Ristorante, responded to this review

Very glad to hear that you enjoyed your time dinning with us at Fontina. We very much look forward to seeing you in our dinning room again and sharing some laughs together. Thanks again for the kind review! More 

Livermore, CA
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

The meals were very good and the service was excellent. The server gladly split our meal because the servings were so large. We'll probably be back!

Thank Adventurer-999
Pleasanton, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Very nice for lunch or dinner. Local downtown spot with outside seating. Great Cusine and staff is very friendly.

Thank Luv2dineout66
Pleasanton, California
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

They have consistently had good food. They have a salmon dish with berries that is really good. Nice caesar salad.

Thank CBrusch
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I visited this place with a huge group of friends and kids. They were kind enough to accommodate us all and the active kids. The food was very delicious and so is the service.

Thank vijetha p
San Jose, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

"Old town" Pleasanton is filled with TONS of great restaurants and little shops, and the turnover of new restaurants is frequent. However, there are a handful of restaurants that have stood the test of time and this is one of those places. The food here is consistently good, portions are great, drink are very reasonably priced for the generous amounts... More 

Thank Brix510
Santa Monica, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I've been eating at Fontina for the past 8 years. I've tried plenty of other Italian restaurants in Pleasanton (including all the others located on main street) and Fontina continues to be my favorite place for Italian food in town. Their sandwiches, salads, Sunday brunch dishes, and dinner pastas and entrees are all delicious. I have never had a bad... More 

Thank JennH887
Copperopolis, California
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157 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I was surprised to see so many selections on the menu. Nice wine selections as well. Great tasting meal, great service from the staff and very helpful, and very nice atmosphere. I will be back again.

Thank onebreakfast
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

Good indoor-outdoor cafe in great "old town" area. Generous bar drinks. My two companions said that their meals were tasty. My Veal Saltimboca served over mashed potatoes resulted in loss of most Saltimboca flavors. Was there really ham there? Vegetables were overlooked.

Thank cambriavoyager

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 349 Main St. Suite 150, Pleasanton, CA 94566
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pleasanton
  • Phone Number: 19254629299

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 35
  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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