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“Very well done food” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Upper Crust Trattoria and Catering

Upper Crust Trattoria and Catering
11560 Los Osos Valley Rd, Ste 190, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 (Formerly Upper Crust Gourmet Pizza)
805-542-0400
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Ranked #20 of 257 restaurants in San Luis Obispo
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Sonoma, California
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91 reviews 91 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“Very well done food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013 via mobile

What they do, they do very well. They have an extensive pizza, pasta and specials, including fresh fish. Each item we picked came well presented and tasty. Nice atmosphere with fireplace and comfortable seating. The wine list included many local wines by the glass and extensive choices. We enjoyed a local unknown to us Pinot.
Everything went well from start to finish.

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Arroyo Grande, California
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149 reviews 149 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 47 cities Reviews in 47 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
“Newly remodeled, a wonderful dinner experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

We sat by the fireplace, very nice. The background music was nice. The appetizer bread basket is always terrific. The waitstaff did a great job at keeping up with tea, bread, and a clean table. We had the raspberry salad, and the salmon special (on a bed of risotto). Very tasty. We topped it off with the creme brulee, which my wife thought was excellent... it was cold, and I thought it would have been better served warm. All in all, a great dinner experience as usual (we come here fairly often). This is our first visit after the major remodel. Parking is ample in the shopping center parking lot.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Encino
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57 reviews 57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Enjoyable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Was waffling between the 4 and 5-circle rating choices. Overall, this restaurant was great. My wife and I ate there for our New Years Eve meal. First time patrons. Cozy atmosphere- would describe it as romantic. Service was excellent- staff very attentive and the food came quickly. They seem to be known for their pizza which we both ordered. She the teriyaki and myself the Hawaiian. Oddly enough, we just found the pizza to be OK. Maybe we didn't order the best ones? Hers was salty and mine was too covered in the Canadian bacon. I think the smallest size is a good portion for one person. I ordered one that was just larger than that and I felt it was probably best for 2. In any event- the salads were delicious, bread yummy, and it was a nice experience. We would go back.

Visited December 2012
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Avila Beach, Ca.
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72 reviews 72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
“Excellent Happy Hour and Good Food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

The bar is friendly and inviting. Happy hour food specials will ruin your dinner! Pizza, calamari, and omg the artichose hearts are sooo good. Then on to the dining room, preferably next to the fireplace, for a nice Italian dinner. Apparently the new executive chef will be changing the menu soon - the staff believes it will be more upscale. We are looking forward to it!

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Paso Robles, California
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“Great lunch”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

We had lunch after hiking so we were ravenous. It was fantastic. The bread is great. Atmosphere is pleasant and the service was good.

Visited March 2012
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