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Massimo's - Fremont
Massimo's - Fremont

Massimo's - Fremont Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.massimos.com
  • Email: eat@massimos.com
  • Phone: (510) 792-2000
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Tuesday - Friday: 11:30am - 3:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian, Californian, Steakhouse
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, High Tea, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: We offer full service catering so one can enjoy the quality of our food and service at your home, office, or party venue.
  • Private Party Facilities: Our multiple Private Rooms can handle groups of 8 to 130. Please check out our website for more information.
  • Private Party Contact: Bill (510) 792-2000 x11

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Farwell
  • Parking: Private Lot
A word from Massimo's - Fremont
A fine dining experience encompassing classic Italian and Cal-Nouveau Cuisine as well as superb tableside creations, focusing on regional Italian and Cal-Nouveau specials. Massimo's - Fremont also offers a wine list of exceptional value for the most discerning of tastes. Massimo's- Fremont...for an exceptional experience.
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerItalian
  • Diners' Choice WinnerSpecial Occasion
Diner Reviews
  • "Specials are always fabulous - usually a prawn or Halibut dish. Wine list is full range. Romantic booths, nice atmosphere for business lunches, and bar area has candle light dining with booths. One of my favorite places."
    Dined on 4/9/2014
  • "not inexpensive, but value for what this place delivers relative to other "nicer" places first time back there in >20 years. outstanding experience with notable wine service to accompany food. will go back sooner rather than later."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "We were very happy with our dining experience at Massimo's. The food was great!!!"
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "Husband and I came here week before Christmas with a friend and it was OUTSTANDING. This time however, the top sirloin in the Steak au Poivre was grisly and therefore a disappointment. The remainder of the meal was as glorious as before. This time (as we were celebrating our 10th wedding anniversary) we splurged and ordered the Massimo's Mud Pie.....the absolute BEST I've ever had. Service both times was warm and welcoming. Clearly, this restaurant has its 'long time regulars' as the owner/manager(?) was quite effusive toward a table of 4 that were from Boston and Livermore. Nice to see that kind of recognition stills occurs. We will be back."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "Loved to find such a fine dining restaurant in heart of Fremont. Good food and excellent service."
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "This was our first visit to Massimo's and we were seated by a gracious hostess and our waiter was to be David. David came and introduced himself, offered menus, water, and suggestions for the Specials that night. We ordered wine from a varied list of both reds and whites. We both ordered one of the Specials for the night and it certainly did not disappoint. The wife's seafood pasta was perfect. My crusted halibut was as tender and flavorful as can be. We had desserts that were lick the plate clean, of one Tiramisu and one Berries with cream. David was ready for us at a moment's notice. We were watching the other patrons as well, and they all got the same wonderful, special treatment as we did. Are we going to return, you bet."
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "Excellent food and presentation. One of Fremont BEST restaurants."
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "Good place for a business lunch. Food really good. Service is decent."
    Dined on 2/13/2014
  • "I have been going to Massimo's for 25+ years. I have celebrated practically every major event here - birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, Valentine's Day, etc., and I always enjoy the food and the service. Massimo's is a place from a by-gone era - where great food is served by attentive waiters in a classy, peaceful setting. I love this place and will continue to celebrate my life's milestones with a wonderful meal at Massimo's!"
    Dined on 2/28/2014
  • "The rooms were large with lots of space between tables. It was quite and peaceful. The service was excellent as was the food. There were seven of us and we enjoyed a lovely evening."
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "We ate at Massimo's for Valentine's Day dinner. There was a special prefixe menu. My husband and I had the filet and lobster tail. The filet was melt-in-your-mouth tender. The lobster was lacking in flavor making me wish that I had ordered the filet alone so that I would have had a larger piece. I had the house salad which was excellent and my husband had the crab cake appetizer which he thought was very good. The dessert was crème brulee and chocolate cake, both of which were excellent. Chocolate cake is often dry but this was moist and very chocolaty. All in all the meal was super!"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Fantastic fresh just baked crisp outside, sponge inside! The rest of the meal was good, too, but the bread was tops."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "The food was great. .. crab spaghetti and steak salad. The service has been better but was not awful by any means. There were more people seated closer together than usual due to Valentines Day. .. but other than that it was great"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "We had a pre-Valentines dinner with neighborhood friends. Appetizers were just okay.. Caesar salad made table side was yummy and steak and lobster was cooked perfect! Service was excellent, glasses kept full, courses brought out in a timely manner with out a feeling of being rushed. I have a broken arm so they cut up my steak in the kitchen!. Very thoughtful! Thanks for a nice meal and fun with friends. Will definitely be back soon."
    Dined on 2/13/2014
  • "Service, quality, and consistency are what make Massimo's the only fine restaurant in Fremont. I do all my business entertaining here and have never been disappointed. The attention to detail is outstanding. The food (& sauces) are always excellent. Rigotoni ala Massimo's is unique and outstanding. Professional service - dedicated staff - owner operated (and present) makes this restaurant the top destination for fine dining in Fremont."
    Dined on 2/12/2014
  • "This is the better Italian restaurant in Fremont. When you entered the doors you are immediately treated like family even if it's your first time there. Everything on the menu is prepared very well. The waiters are exceptional & the dessert list is really good. I recommend their Massimo Mudd Pie. Wonderful place for a great meal & reasonable prices."
    Dined on 2/12/2014
  • "Massimo's provided a very nice dining experience. Great Italian menu, executed very well by the kitchen. Attentive yet unobstrusive service. Lovely ambiance. We'll definitely go there again when in the area."
    Dined on 2/11/2014
  • "We came here for my birthday & our oldest daughter's birthday. We both love this restaurant. Everything about it is exceptional. The food is wonderful, the service is outstanding & the ambiance is so romantic too. This is the place to go if you want a great meal at very good prices. We'll be back soon."
    Dined on 7/27/2013
  • "We were sat in a back room that was banquet-looking. The service was rushed and impersonal. It was obvious they were more interested in turning tables than the guests sitting there to dine. This is a first for me at this restaurant, and I hope it is the last since I love to dine at Massimo's."
    Dined on 12/31/2013
  • "Good food, professional wait staff, low noise level"
    Dined on 2/6/2014
  • "Go off menu with anything the server suggests. All the dailies and specialites are awesome."
    Dined on 1/31/2014
  • "We had dinner at Massimo's to celebrate a friend's birthday Everything was top-notch, especially the service provided by our waiter. The food was delicious, and the waiter gave special attention to the birthday lady. Always a treat to have dinner at Massimo's."
    Dined on 1/30/2014
  • "This is our first time to the restaurant. The restaurant has several doors as you walk in to the place, so it is difficult to find out where the main desk is placed. However, this shouldn't be a reason to fault the rating. It would take a major remodel to change the way the restaurant is set up and I liked the separate bar from the eating area. The most important part of the rating is the food and the service. We thought the food and the service were amazing. We will be back!"
    Dined on 1/29/2014
  • "This is the best place in Fremont with excellent service, delicious food matched with a good selection of wines and a very nice atmosphere. I will be back. Many thanks"
    Dined on 1/17/2014
  • "This is our second visit to Massimos for a birthday celebration. It is always fantastic."
    Dined on 1/10/2014
  • "I went to Massimo's about 13 years ago (first time) and had Steak Diane (also first time) which was fabulous. The next (second) visit was roughly 7 years ago and the entire experience was unpleasant (food, wait staff, etc.). I was not going to ever try again. However, when I won a contest at work and received a gift card --- well, it was $50.00 off. So, my husband, dear friend, and myself ventured to Massimo's last Friday. SUPERB experience! This was the first time in 58 years of existence that a restaurant actually served me steak as I ordered (medium well). The staff were ALL delightful, the food was incomparable, and the noise level was what I'd expect from a linen tablecloth restaurant (excellent). I will definitely be back."
    Dined on 1/10/2014
  • "We had a very nice New Year's Eve dinner. We were seated at an isolated room of the restaurant which while not the sole table provided a bit of privacy. The food was excellent. I had lamb chops and my partner had a filet mignon which she was extremely pleased with. The service was excellent and they tended to our every want quickly and efficiently."
    Dined on 12/31/2013
  • "We enjoyed our dinner at Massimo's and will be back in the coming new year."
    Dined on 12/30/2013
  • "The service was attentive and exceptional...the food was delicious. my thanks, Jane"
    Dined on 12/24/2013
  • "This was a Great Christmas Eve Quiet Romantic Dinner for 2. Early Dinner, beat the crowd. Service was great, helpful with choosing wine for the evening. Sea Bass was Excellent. Oysters (large!!!) for appetizer was perfect. This is one of the nicest restaurants in town. Menu has a variety to choose from - Always Good!! Been coming here for years."
    Dined on 12/24/2013
  • "Food only comes in "Perfect"... No other ways served... Just "perfect""
    Dined on 12/20/2013
  • "The dinner itself was simply supreme and the service first class. Cannot wait for our next visit"
    Dined on 12/20/2013
  • "Probably the best restaurant in Fremont. We have been going here for close to 40 years, and have never had a bad meal. Service is not always the best, but you always get the sense everyone is trying hard. Even when crowed as this lunch was, the noise level was tolerable. Get a booth if you can. Very comfortable and relaxing. I would highly recommend Massimo's for a casual meal, or a special occasion."
    Dined on 12/18/2013
  • "This is our go-to place for nice events (birthdays, anniversaries). The food is not the best, but perfectly good; the atmosphere is great; the staff attentive."
    Dined on 12/17/2013
  • "Every time we have dinner at Massimo's, we always enjoy it. We love the atmosphere there, except this time there were a group of people dining next to us and it was kind of noisy. We noticed that when there's big group of guests, the service quality sure went down some. Even though, we still love the food there very much."
    Dined on 12/14/2013
  • "Being that the location is located in a strip mall, you are pleasantly surprised when you enter how upscale it is. The atmosphere, service, and food is five star! Nicely done!"
    Dined on 12/13/2013
  • "Had a business lunch here -- menu was excellent -- hard to choose among great dishes. Food was served quickly, was fresh and delicious. Atmosphere, traditional, Italian restaurant. Recommended!"
    Dined on 12/6/2013
  • "We love the food and the owners are Massimo's. I haven't had an item that I didn't like. The waiters are very knowledgable and friendly. They are ready to seat you when you arrive with your rsvp. No wait - no shuffle to the bar to get you to buy more and then seat you. We have been coming to Masimo's for 26+ years and celebrate special occasions with them. You should give it a try - you won't be disappointed!"
    Dined on 12/7/2013
  • "This was business a dinner and the service was excellent, looks like they have done some renovations, looks great. I have never had a bad meal of any type there and would highly recommend it to anyone."
    Dined on 12/2/2013
  • "Another great meal at Massimo's. Great waiter as well."
    Dined on 11/19/2013