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Pietro's Italian Restaurant

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317 E Kettleman Ln, Lodi, CA 95240-5922 (S. Washington St.)
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Manteca, California
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely delicious Italian. Simple but varied pasta dishes, amazing antipasti, dessert, and entrees. The mussels are the best I've ever had. Gnocchi is so delicate and tasty. Highly recommended.

Thank Jaime P
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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201 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another cross country trip to visit relatives in California and a visit to Lodi would not be complete without a stop at Pietro's, our cousins' favorite restaurant. The food is excellent. My brother-in-law said the soup reminds him of his Mom's and you can't get higher praise than that. The decor is wonderful and the outdoor gardens are a neat... More 

Thank CalifKidRetired
Lodi, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pietro's is a wonderful Italian Restaurant. The food is always good and very fresh. They grow their own vegetables - their tomatoes are great. This is a nice restaurant that is reasonably priced.

Thank JLB716
Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat in the outdoor area which was extremely relaxing and pleasant. Our server was nice, too. After asking for pasta suggestions, the server and busboy both recommended the spaghetti and meatballs, so that's what we got. The flavor was okay, but the meatballs had an unappetizing mushy texture. I called this to the attention of the person clearing the... More 

Thank tom d
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164 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were returning home from the Sierra foothills around 5:00PM. Hungry, we began thinking about where we might stop for dinner. My wife checked Trip Advisor for restaurants! Pietro's in Lodi was the top rated restaurant in Lodi by users of Trip Advisor. We decided to go. Being early it wasn't crowded, but we would soon see it was a... More 

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Thousand Oaks, CA, USA
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just visited Pietro's again. Every time we are anywhere near Lodi, Pietro's is a MUST. I love the calamari, but with a large salad and yummy bread (dipped in olive oil and balsamic vinegar), I usually take half of the calamari home for another meal. Family members have been pleased with everything they order. The service is always outstanding, and... More 

Thank TOTeacher
Lodi, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

This has a wonderful setting certain place within are very romantic. The server are very nice they always have a smile on their faces. It gets pack quickly however the wait isn't very long. Most of the time I've only waited 15 minutes.

Thank Matt M
Woodbridge, California
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134 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

For years we 5 have been coming here for celebrations of birthdays, anniversaries, Mother's Day and Father's Day...and for no special reason at all. The food is excellent, the owners are warm and inviting, the staff is friendly and good, the atmosphere is lovely. But, 3 of us have food restrictions. First, Pietro's changed Mother's Day and Father's Day to... More 

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Lodi, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, family owned and operated. Most dishes are great family recipes. Have been eating there for years and they continue adding new items to menu. Love all the pasta dishes with home made sauce, they also grow much of their fresh vegetables. You have to try the pizzas.

Thank regan43
Rio Vista, California
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Very clean, pleasant waiters and staff. They have their own garden and use those fresh veggies in their dishes.

Thank Barbara L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 E Kettleman Ln, Lodi, CA 95240-5922
    (S. Washington St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lodi
  • Phone Number: 209-368-0613

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