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Postino

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3565 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803 (Lafayette Circle)
(925) 299-8700
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11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Lafayette, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love going to Postino for special events like an anniversary or a birthday or wedding shower. It's so fun to sit outside in their patio area on a summer evening. It's romantic to come with my husband or come with a group of girlfriends and order cocktails and appetizers to split.

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Thank rmmord
Walnut Creek, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & son took me to Postino for my B-day. We were promptly seated by the hostess. We ordered drinks; I ordered the 2011 Attune Pinot Noir, took one sip - best Pinot ever tasted! My son ordered the Mango Raspberry Salad; had to take a couple of bites. Very interesting tasty salad leaving a clean palate - check... More 

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Thank bettyboopers218
Martinez, California
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love dining out on the patio by the fire. They regularly make flat bread of the day. It's always good. I love the oven brick chicken and believe they do the best job at this dish. I find myself comparing other flat brick chicken from other restaurants only to be disappointed. The staff and service here is amazing. They... More 

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Thank Dawn R
singapore
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Used to frequent this place off and on for it's good food and service but unfortunately, our group was served by a service staff who probably had just had a quarrel with her boyfriend! She mouthed the right words but was not interested in anything we asked. No eye contact. No water refills and after plonking down our main course,... More 

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Thank blackswanofwa
Lafayette, California
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

I love the romantic atmosphere of this restaurant. The "regular meals" of ribs and fish and pork are always outstanding. The salads are terrific. There is always a celebration going on at Postinos!

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Thank Jenny L
Lafayette, California
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Our family booked one of the private rooms for a wedding anniversary and it was perfect! The food, service and ambiance all flowed well and we give credit to Postino's staff and kitchen. Thank you!

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Thank LCH999
San Francisco, California
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214 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Everything we had there was excellent. Although, our server seemed a little dull, and slow.. It took away from the experience a bit, but we really enjoyed everything else.

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Thank amylfed
Lafayette, California
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Well prepared, tasty, sometimes creative. Good wine menu. Loved their heirloom tomato salad. Desserts are enough to share.

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Thank Liz W
Moraga, California
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32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

We enjoy this restaurant because the food is always good, and they have different offerings when we go. The service has also always been good. It has a good vibe.

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Thank dgrahamenv
Danville, California
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

We were there for a family dinner & birthday celebration. As always, the meal was a culinary delight. The signature short rib dish lived up to its reputation once again. The other two dishes, duck confit & shellfish stew were amazing as well. We also had the "cheese bread" which was to-die-for! Unfortunately, although the mention of a birthday celebration... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$35 - $50
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options, American
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
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: (925) 299-8700

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