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Postino

3565 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
+1 925-299-8700
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“short ribs” (14 reviews)
“rabbit pasta” (4 reviews)
“vongole” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
3565 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
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Reviewed yesterday

A long time Lafayette favorite, Postino emits a relaxing and inclusive vibe from the moment one crosses into the plant-lined path. Even in winter, on a warm day, it’s lovely to sit outside. Inside is warm and cozy​​ with two wood​-burning​g fireplaces and the bar...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank StarLady99
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible breakfast food. Delightful, attentive service. A real gem. During the water stoppage crisis the staff was empathic.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nancy s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been coming here for a very long time. Our last visit, however, was hands down an exquisite meal. I started with a squash/pepper soup that was delicate, yet packed with flavor. I then had the Grilled pork loin chop, with whole grain mustard...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank legsbell
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Beautiful, romantic location. Food is always good - try the Vongole! Bar is a great place to meet people.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lward722
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Ate here at lunchtime with friends. Sat outside. Food was good. Service was acceptable although got the feeling they wanted us out of the way sooner than I would have liked. Not sure why as it was not that busy. We transferred to the bar...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank brettthomasb
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We celebrated my birthday here with 11 family members. The service was superb, the food amazing! The Fritos Misto was quickly eaten and thoroughly enjoyed by all. I had the melt in your mouth short ribs. Others had the halibut, duck, and chicken. Everyone thoroughly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ansport
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Nice service with just the right touch. Busy -- in a nice way -- even on an early Sunday night. Ambiance was good (on the slightly darker side where we sat). Not cheap but we split the mango salad appetizer (which was plenty for 2)...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lexhuberts
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Great setting for all occasions. Nice bar, many rooms, not too loud, can accommodate small and medium sized groups in private settings, excellent food & service, plenty of parking - self & valet.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Tony S
Reviewed August 24, 2018

We both had the duck which was flavorful with a lovely sauce. The wines by the glass were excellent ant well priced.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Paul M
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Wanted the nicest place in the area - they loved it. When two of us mentioned that we were going to share two entrees, they plated them that way for us in the kitchen. GREAT service, lovely place for a special occasion.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank janniemax
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Ginny L
March 25, 2017|
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Response from saolsen11 | Reviewed this property |
I would do as Rich suggests. Call the restaurant and ask . . . :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$35 - $50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3565 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
    (Lafayette Circle)
  • Public Transportation: The Lafayette Bart station is 2 blocks north of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 925-299-8700
  • E-mail
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