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Genova Delicatessen

1105 S California Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4413
+1 925-939-3838
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“salami” (5 reviews)
“pastrami” (3 reviews)
“ravioli” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Delicatessen
$$ - $$$
1105 S California Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4413
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family has been eating at this deli for over forty years... The secret is the best bread cold cuts and cheese brought together by expert sandwich makers,there are the best at what they do. The go to sandwich for me is the Italian a...More

Thank dayforrest
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Cute little shop that is well stocked and well staffed. The food is fresh and reasonable - the staff is friendly and efficient. I'll be back again for lunch and dinner.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I walked in and wanted to try everything. I finally settled on a pastrami on a sour dough roll with everything on it. It was too much for me and I finished it by not eating the bread. Next time i will get rye. Also,...More

Thank lovefoodinCM
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Genova's has been a staple in Walnut Creek for as long as I can remember. Walk through the doors and be transported to Italy. Everything you want in a deli: great sandwiches, choices but plan to take home ravioli & sauce for dinner! So many...More

Thank Lisa E
Reviewed 9 May 2016

I've had lunch here on a couple of occasions and am glad that I don't live closer. Why? Because I'd be as big as a house if I did. It's an old fashioned Italian deli with salami and other cured meats hanging from the ceiling....More

Thank TomHAntioch_CA
Reviewed 20 April 2016

You take a number in this deli. When it was our turn the server was rude and pushy reminded me of soup nazi in Seinfelt. There was no prices or description on deli items and on any questions the server was hostile. I thought of...More

Thank Tugrul S
Reviewed 13 January 2016

This place is iconic in Walnut Creek, where you can get fresh pasta, including lasagna sheets, great sandwiches on terrific bread made to order, espresso, tiramisu, bread sticks, etc., etc. if you are looking for a food item, with genuine Italian roots, check out Genova!

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I come here once in awhile, and very good italian sandwiches, and take out menu *meatballs, pasta, etc,

Thank Alberto32
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Family owned Delicatessen with a few locations in the area. I probably would not suggest this place for a sit in dining but if you are in the area and are planning on getting decent fresh deli or some warm to go dishes I suggest...More

Thank Megan K
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Been going to Genova's for twenty years whenever I'm in Walnut Creek, and it never disappoints me. The sandwiches are to die for. Pick your style of roll, pick your meat (so many to chose from), pick your extras, and enjoy.

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Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1105 S California Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4413
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Walnut Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 925-939-3838
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