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448 S California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1605
+1 650-600-8310
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (152 reviews)
“polpette” (8 reviews)
“burrata” (14 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
448 S California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1605
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Always seems to be busy and on the noisy side - dinner harder to get in than lunch time. Pizzas are creative and tasty, good app selection. Nice wine list to accompany your choice.

Thank kantarjiev
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best Italian pizza in the Bay Area, I recommend this place to anybody who appreciates Italian cuisine.

Thank Marco P
Reviewed 5 days ago

They fit us in even without a reservation, and we had a wonderful meal! I've never tried so many new and unusual dishes and had all of them be absolutely delicious! I think the beet gnocchi with three cheeses was the best, but the burrata...More

Thank PRSnorkeler
Reviewed 6 days ago

I love the food here, never been disappointed. Pizza is always yummy and the Brussels sprouts are the best. They have a very nice shaded and covered backyard.

Thank Annika L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a busy restaurant in a friendly neighborhood of Palo Alto. We call it Cal Ave. The staff was friendly, and the food was delicious. We loved spending time in Terun and we shall be back for more tasty dishes. I ordered the Pizza, I...More

Thank JamshidV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m from Naples and I live in Rome. I stayed here for dinner with husband and our three children. I hate one of the best pizza I have ever had. As italian i feel proud of this restaurant.

Thank E2835NHgiuseppes
Reviewed May 9, 2018

I had lunch with a friend. We both wanted pizza, but I couldn't decide between the Terun (San Marzano tomato sauce, fior di latte mozzarella, cured spicy sausage, $17) and the San Daniele (prosciutto San Daniele 24 mo, cremini mushrooms, mozzarella, arugula, shaved Parmigiano, truffle...More

Thank arbrebleu
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

We came here because kids wanted to try new casual place to eat pizza and gnocchi. Well, imagine our disappointment when our son declared that everything tastes “weird” and would not eat. French fries were cold, steak super rough and also cold, gnocchi and brussels...More

1  Thank JVDZ7
Reviewed April 23, 2018

The prices were moderate. The wait staff at Terun was courteous, and attentive. High marks! The patio dining was pleasant. The kitchen, not so hot. Four of us had dinner, each chose a different dish. First dinner. “Terun Pizza” (San Marzano tomato sauce, fior di...More

Thank LouiePaloAlto
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

The place is nice, a pretty good Italian with varied pizzas although there is little choice if you do not like vegetables but there is the lasagne of meat that is very good.

Thank Fernando J. G
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June 29, 2016|
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Response from Franco C | Property representative |
Hi We do not but we have risotto (rice) and other dishes gluten free:)
February 13, 2016|
Response from Paulamalu | Reviewed this property |
I'm a customer, not the restaurant. You can probably Email them directly with the question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 448 S California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1605
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-600-8310
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