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PJ's Restaurant & Cocktail

3721 San Pablo Dam Rd, El Sobrante, CA 94803-2819
+1 510-222-0221
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
22 Aug 2016
“Like a comfy pair of slippers ”
3 Aug 2016
“A good find”
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CUISINES
Italian
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££ - £££
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LOCATION
3721 San Pablo Dam Rd, El Sobrante, CA 94803-2819
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

PJ's has been in El Sobrante longer than I have! I used to stop and get a breakfast sandwich on my way to work when I first moved here. That was almost 30yrs ago! The food is good and revolves so sometimes your favorite is...More

Thank Marie H
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Although we did not eat here, the food being served looked and smelled delicious! We briefly stepped in for cocktails as we had an appointment in the area. Glad we found this place and we will be back! The atmosphere is definitely a throw back...More

Thank chinobob
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Came here on a Friday night. This location is a bar with a restaurant attached. Decor is dated. But the food is good! They have a GREAT housemade pesto like oil they serve with their wonderful bread. I had sea scallops for a very reasonable...More

1  Thank Irene H
Reviewed 26 April 2016

PJ's Restaurant is THE BEST! The chef, Umberto, is an excellent chef, and the ladies, who waitress, in the evening, are very pleasant and knowledgeable. As for the food, it's divine! Especially the vegetables, and, my favorite pasta...Carbonnara. YUM YUM YUM! Do yourself a favor,...More

1  Thank Denise G
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Whenever I go into PJs I feel like I am at home. The food is appetizing and it is pretty as a picture on the plate. The portions are excellent and the service is outstanding. The owner is usually there and he make sure everyone...More

Thank sanpablodam
Reviewed 7 December 2015

This is a GREAT little restaurant! We've been several times. The very best dishes (in our opinion) are from the specials menu which is usually hand written each day. Last time I had cannelloni in a wonderful cream sauce and my husband had linguini with...More

1  Thank Marilyn D
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Have never had a bad meal here. When I found out the chef makes his own ravioli and most of the other Italian dishes, pretty much stick to pasta. Have also tried the seafood and great Osso Bucco. Very casual, but good vibes.

2  Thank Arlene K
Reviewed 6 February 2014

I've been a patron of PJ's for years. Always friendly, great food. Chef Umberto is a genius with Northern Italian cuisine. John,Hector and Johhna, the bartenders pour terrific cocktails, and Nancy and Kim, whether you are eating in the restaurant or bar take care of...More

1  Thank nancy d
Reviewed 9 November 2013

Our friends inviited us to join them at one of their favorite local restaurants. Not much to look at from the outside or the inside for that matter, so hopes are not too high going in. But the servers are very friendly and welcoming. The...More

Thank 2marcopolos
Reviewed 5 September 2013

We have dinner and or drinks at PJs from time to time, and we've never had a bad experience. The bartenders and servers are always nice and friendly. The drinks are VERY well-priced. The food is always good. The interesting menu, which changes slightly from...More

Thank Sandy D
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Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3721 San Pablo Dam Rd, El Sobrante, CA 94803-2819
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Sobrante
  • Phone Number: +1 510-222-0221
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