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Buon Appetito

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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917 A St, Hayward, CA 94541-4103
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hayward, California
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76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My experience was good ,we get there late ,ready to close but they open the door and device very well with tasty food and good wine.

Thank sailingalongto
Vancouver, Bc
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144 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is a fun spot in downtown Hayward, obviously very popular with locals for good reason. The menu is extensive and you can also bring your own wine.

Thank Buttners
San Lorenzo, United States
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

I love this place! Delicious pasta dishes, great service, classy place. Plenty of free parking, too.

Thank Janet K
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

The food and the service was excellent! Our waiter was very attentive. We started with Carpaccio with Salmon and Calamari and then Caesar Salad, a Bacon Salad, a Beet Salad and a Carrot Soup. Two at our table had Veal Scallopini, and one had a Linguini with Fish, Clams, Mussels, Shrimp in a Lobster sauce and I had the Lamb... More 

Thank Chelle W
Hayward, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

The food and the service are the two best reasons to eat here. Buon Appetito has never disappointed us.

Thank Bob R
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Great pizzas, good pasta dishes as well. Nice sit down restaurant in Downtown Hayward, plenty of parking in back lot.

Thank runningman267
Hayward, California
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

This place is really nice for date night or a for group dinner. Service is excellent. Everything on their menu were delish. I've been here a few times and it's never a disappointment.

Thank lilykoisaechao
Manila, Philippines
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant with a well stocked bar. Pleasant staff, well mannered and attired. Food was great. $15 a plate average. A homey style place thats been around for a long time.

Thank sailtaal
asheville, nc
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107 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Delish, fresh and the service was great. Took some elderly people - one in a wheelchair and one with a walker. Navigating was a challenge and thank goodness neither had to use the restroom because it was accessible with stairs. Not sure how that can pass code but such as it is. Great for a couples dinner.

Thank cmem
S.F. Bay Area
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Small parking lot and it was full but if you go behind the building there is additional public parking with stairs leading down to the restaurant parking lot.

Thank LonesomeRock

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 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 - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 917 A St, Hayward, CA 94541-4103
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: 510.247.0120

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?