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5008 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2014
+1 510-652-4888
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (36 reviews)
“bread” (11 reviews)
“rapini” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5008 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2014
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmosphere is chilled and nice, the staff is really helpful and friendly and the food is great. Had the best tomato and mozzarella salad! I really recommend this place.

Thank berglindhronn
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

My friend suggested we meet here, I was very impressed when I walk to the door. Food is very good waitstaff is a tennis an interesting looking in a good way. The ambiance is romantic, casual, cool.

Thank mackanna
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Family Friendly -- Yes Open and Airy Ambience -- Yes Great Bread -- Yes Awesome Pizza -- Yes Friendly waiters and bartenders -- Fo sho! And a diverse menu driven by ingredients fresh on the market and therefore delivering a different experience every time you...More

Thank philboyett
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

We had a great meal there. The vibe is so much fun. Very good farm to table. We had two great salads and two pizzas. Crust is excellent. We had a zucchini pizza and a fresh mozzarella pizza. Drinks were also very good.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed April 28, 2018

This is a rather successful restaurant in Oakland due to the consistent quality of the food that is placed on the dining room tables. Their bread has nothing to envy the breads of the traditional old towns in Italy.

Thank Nando T
Reviewed February 12, 2018

...so I can't comment on the pizzas. But their bread is great so it's a fair bet the pizzas will be amazing. This is a lovely, hip place with a relaxed vibe and friendly staff. I enjoyed the breakfast (eggs, greens and ham served with...More

Thank notmickey
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

Excellent as always but the owner/chef has stepped down for six month due to numerous allegations of sexual harassment but I hope his 4 restaurants can recover from the “bad taste in your mouth”.

Thank cdhrdh
Reviewed January 1, 2018

The staff and cooks continue to provide great atmosphere, excellent service and delicious food. The workers seem like a family and appear to honestly enjoy bringing good food to the table. Hopefully, recent news will not dissuade people from dining there. The employees appear to...More

Thank Pooch G
Reviewed December 2, 2017

More than a pizza spot - this is a cool Italian restaurant. First off, service is the best. We were greeted by the hostess, promptly seated, and offered beverages. We took our time with the menu but never felt rushed. The wait staff checked in...More

Thank expat326
Reviewed July 10, 2017

The food is incredible and service is very good as well, they just don't like you to stay too long so they can flip the table. It is pricey but considering that they make everything and the ingredients are top notch it is totally worth...More

Thank spaqueen2010
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5008 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2014
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-652-4888
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