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448 S California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1605
+1 650-600-8310
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (144 reviews)
“burrata” (15 reviews)
“polpette” (10 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
448 S California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1605
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I'm Italian, born and raised in Milan for 40+ years before moving to the US. Therefore, I don't usually visit Italian restaurants in the US to avoid disappointments, as the American standard for Italian food is very different than what I'm used to. This place,...More

1  Thank Corrado T
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The food and service is good, pasta is always cooked perfectly and the general atmosphere is comfortable and warm. Nothing fancy in decor and a bit tired, but that's what you want in your neighborhood place. Why do I go? Comfortable, good food and the...More

Thank SFBay650
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Dinner at Terun was one of the highlights of a recent trip to the Bay Area and Palo Alto. After perusing the local restaurants for a place to visit with a friend over amazing food, Terun came to the top of my list. "It's always...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Of course, there are the obligatory Pizza and Pasta on the menu, but there are also other dishes. I chose the pollo which was very good. I saw Pizza being served and it did not look overloaded - just right. The staff was friendly, efficient...More

Thank Christoph K
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent attention, very cordial. The quality of the food very good especially the truffled pizza. Very good desserts

Thank amaguinar
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is the type of food served in Italy, not the heavy Americanized stuff. The owners are actually from Italy. This restaurant was full from the day it opened, so be sure to make a reservation.

Thank Brenton h
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I had the chance to eat here when my husband and I were in California celebrating our anniversary. I loved it so much I had to take my work colleagues here on a recent business trip. Everything is fresh, delicious and high quality. The service...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

It's a casual dining place with absolutely amazing quality Italian food. Some of the dishes were amongst the best Italian fare I have ever tasted. Pizza is average and should be avoided in general at high-end Italian restaurants... We Americans make better pizza ;) I...More

Thank Kunalwadhwa1000
Reviewed 26 June 2017

What a treat it was to take our starving Stanford student to this delightful restaurant! The food, ambiance and service were excellent. Great choices for us vegetarians. A must when visiting this area.

Thank monkeytony18
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Ok I need to split this review in two- if you are Italian or accustomed with Italian food my advice is to not go here for an authentic experience, but just to spend time with friends. The pizza is average, the lasagna was well below...More

Thank sono-ancora-io
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30 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Franco C | Property representative |
Hi We do not but we have risotto (rice) and other dishes gluten free:)
14 February 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
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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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