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Tomatina

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1338 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4542
+1 510-521-1000
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Alameda, California
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to take my (not so little now) kids. Pizza is yummy. Chopped salad really good and enough to share. Seasonal menu very good and the garlic rolls-so darn great.

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Thank 909Meeko
Alturas, California
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

I was recently one of a group of five that went to Tomatina for dinner. Although it was a Saturday evening and the place was pretty full, we received fast and very attentive service. Everyone in our group ordered something different, and all were very satisfied with their choices. There were several vegetarian selections to choose from, which was gratifying.... More 

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Thank Kathleen F
Alameda, California
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Usually drop in for lunch. The lunch specials are especially good. Love their pizzas. They actually make their own creamy mozzarella cheese. Soooo delicious.

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Thank Dora1893
Oakland, California, United States
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443 reviews
321 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Everytime I crave pasta and I'm in Alameda, i come here because the service is always outstanding and the food is consistently good. I love the outdoor patio in the summer, and I always enjoy their pizzas as well.

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Thank Dianah R
Zephyr Cove, Nevada
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47 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

I am only giving it three stars because my pizza was soggy. I would have taken it home since I didn't finish it but it was too soggy to do so. My date said her salmon was an 8 out of 10. It appeared to be a popular family restaurant, lots of kids present. The atmosphere is very good, the... More 

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Thank Peter G
San Francisco, California
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

I found this restaurant very noisy and chaotic the service was terrible and we waited ages for service and when the food came it was bland and unattractive

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Thank alameagirl
San Francisco, California
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Food is always fresh here. My kids love it. Good family friendly restaurant. Pizza is very good and so are the pastas. Wish they would bring back the bread and tomato dip they once gave all the tables. They give breadsticks now which are good too. Service is usually fast and always friendly.

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Thank Christina M
San Francisco
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1,052 reviews
494 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 264 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

This used to be one of my favorite places for pizza and a salad. Well, something's happened. Personal pizza with kalamata olives and mushrooms was bad. Pizza was wet and the sauce was bland. Mixed salad was an expensive little pile of mixed green lettuce from Safeway. It was advertised with roquefort cheese, but it had none. And where'd the... More 

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Thank 7268
Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

The pizza here is the best, we had the Carne Combo and I don't even like mushrooms! But this pizza was too good not eat. During our trip we ate here twice and the Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo was even better! You'll love it, I did!

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Thank T C
Seattle
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97 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016

While visiting family in Alameda we went to Tomatina's for dinner. This place seems very popular but we didn't have to wait long for a table. The service was good and they have a lot of choices on the menu. I thought the meal was good but not great. I would still be willing to go back though and try... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $25
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1338 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4542
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: +1 510-521-1000
Description
Tomatina takes a modern approach to traditional Italian recipes. While our pasta with made-from-scratch sauces and homemade pizza are customer favorites, Tomatina has become known for our signature piadine - fresh, hot flat-bread topped with cool salads, ready to fold and eat. Each month, our menu features seasonal specials in addition to our extensive menu with gluten-free, vegetarian and kid-friendly options. Come by during the week and try our dinner specials: Monday - All desserts are $3 Tuesday - Enjoy half off any bottle of wine on our list Wednesday - Draft and bottled beer, and glasses of Primitivo and Pinot Grigio wines are $3 Thursday - Kids eat free! Select one entree from kid's menu per paid adu

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?