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Thu, 2/22
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11:00 PM
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Pasta's Trattoria - Pleasanton

4.4
356 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Italian
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Taste the difference in "Northern Italian" cuisine by sampling from our new exciting menu which includes famous pasta dishes, as well as great steaks, and fresh seafood. Pasta's Trattoria offers a full service bar with a fabulous variety of libations and a wide selection of regional wines to satisfy even the most sophisticated of connoisseurs. The restaurant provides a warm, friendly atmosphere, and an attentive wait staff that will cater to your every need.



Planning a rehearsal dinner, special event, or business meeting? Pasta's offers a semi private and/or private banquet room. Danielle our Director of Catering will work with you and your budget to plan and customize your special event.



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Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:30pm, Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am - 3:00pm
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Saturday 3:00pm-10:00pm, Sunday: 3:00pm - 9:00pm
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Phone number
(925) 417-2222
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Jose Garcia
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Private party facilities
An ideal location for a rehearsal dinner, bridal/baby shower, anniversary or birthday party, company party, or business dinner.
Pasta's Trattoria offers a semi private or private banquet room for up to 80 people.
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Private party contact
Meridith Ring: (925) 417-2222
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Catering
Pastas Trattoria offers full service catering from beginning to end. We provide all dining needs from tableware to excellent food and service.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
West Angela
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Parking details
Street parking and public lot available.
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Entertainment
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Special events & promotions
Wine dinners with the top Napa, Sonoma and Livermore Valley Wineries every 2 months. Check our website for more details.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 356 People Are Saying
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4.4  based on recent ratings
4.4
food
4.4
service
4.3
ambience
4.1
value
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88% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Been going here since the 90s. Love the location in downtown Pleasanton. On warm nights, there's outdoor seating too. Favorite is the Cajun jumbo prawn linguine!

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vipAsh523 (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

The sea bass Valentine special was amazing! Best seafood I've ever had!

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js523 (Denver)
5.0  Dined on February 6, 2018

First time visit to area, and restaurant recommended by a friend.
Excellent food and service, cozy setting on main street of Pleasanton.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

Wonderful!!

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vipOpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

We usually have a very good experience at this restaurant. Today my water glass was dirty. They replaced it and then when they poured the wine I realized in my wifes wine glass was dirty. They replace the wine glass but then when my dinner arrived although it tasted very good, it was kind of cold and I had to have them reheat it.
Like I said, our experience is normally good here but today I cannot get them high marks

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StevenS (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

We arrived early but were seated right away at a very nice table. The waitress offered to make a special sauce for me and it was excellent. Other than the tables being too close together and a little loud it was an excellent dining experience. Friendly service and tasty food that's reasonably priced. Recommended.

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Allaboutthesauce (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on January 10, 2018

Quiet atmosphere with yummy comfort food. Not a place to come if you are in a hurry - while service was attentive, it was slow. Nice for a relaxing unhurried dinner.

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Mariam (San Francisco)
1.0  Dined on December 24, 2017

The first time we visited the restaurant, everything was perfect - the food, the ambience, the service..
We visited the restaurant on Dec 24th for a special occasion - we were seated at a table close to the door where there was a cold draft every time someone walked in and out. The food was sub par and no bread/breadsticks were offered while we waited for our appetizers and entrees to arrive.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on December 24, 2017

Food was just OK, service was a joke. We can't find the words to exlain how bad the service was
We actually think the waitress was high on drugs or booze !! We will never go there ever !
We will not recommend it to any of our family and frienda !!

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vipOpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on December 19, 2017

Great food and service!!

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lbteach (Los Angeles)
3.0  Dined on December 18, 2017

Went to Pasta's Trattoria for ladies holiday get together. Nice ambiance and selections. The service was very good. Our server was even kind enough to take a group picture for us. The food was excellent.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on December 13, 2017

Had a great experience here celebrating kids' piano recital. I was super high maintenance ordering a gluten free, no garlic, no onion dish. Waitress and chef totally worked with me in combining a few dishes into one and it was delicious! I'd go back just to reorder that same thing. Yum. Also, bartender accidentally poured 2 glasses of wine instead of the 1 I ordered - they could have easily tried to resell it to another customer but instead the waitress brought it to me and said "on the house!" So nice! Liked this place for sure will go back.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Portland)
3.0  Dined on December 6, 2017

Service was great, prices ok, bread was delicious but the main course was disappointing

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on December 5, 2017

If you have a chance to get there very soon, get the special pork chop. Even when we go back I'll defiantly check there specials.

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vippcjr (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on December 1, 2017

Food was good. Service was not great but they had a large party (30+) in another room.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on December 1, 2017

Great place! Great service, yummy food. I highly recommend it.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on November 29, 2017

The food is excellent and so was the service. All who worked there seemed to be happy to serve us. The environment is friendly and clean. Great time.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on November 26, 2017

Excellent food and service....pasta, chicken piccata; wine; dessert

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Carol (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on October 31, 2017

Excellent food, great lamb shanks with homemade pasta! Generous serving sizes and sharable salad, which they split for us very graciously. The service was attentive and prompt. Pastas is a lovely local restaurant to frequent often!

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on October 27, 2017

Lunch was great. Our food tasted good and our server was friendly and knowledgeable about the menu.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
2.0  Dined on October 14, 2017

For how expensive the place was, I'd expect not to spend almost my entire meal with my water glass empty. I don't understand how they justify the high prices.

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Daol (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on October 8, 2017

food was decent but the service was way too slow even though only few customers inside. overprice and not good service... maybe will give them a second chance but not soon...

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on September 30, 2017

It wasn't the worst, but we were seated and then no waiter for 20 minutes. Not even a drink was offered. There were empty tables so it wasn't crazy busy and didn't make any sense as to the lack of attention. I had to grab another waiter to see if we were going to get a waited on and again no answer for another 15 minutes. We were about to walk out. The food was fine, but there really was a problem of communication. Our eventual waiter apologized but he was obviously thrown into taking another table he wasn't expecting.

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Wonderful (Central Coast)
5.0  Dined on September 15, 2017

Wonderful meal with friends. Seeing the host, Jake, was a highlight. We sat outside and had a wonderful meal. I had a Caesar and chicken piccata with fresh vegetables. Excellent.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined on September 7, 2017

Excellent food, excellent service. This place never disappoints!!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Sacramento)
5.0  Dined on September 7, 2017

Great food and service! Loved sitting outside! Great experience- will be back!

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TheBomanizer (Seattle)
5.0  Dined on September 3, 2017

Pasta's Trattoria was an amazing dining delight. The appetizers and drinks were delivered perfectly and the selection was amazing. The main courses were absolutely divine! I would recommend this gastronomic extravaganza to everyone! The service and ambiance was perfect for business or romance.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on September 3, 2017

Pasta's is always our go to place for celebrations. We celebrated our 24th wedding anniversary last night and as always the food, service and ambiance was amazing!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Central Coast)
1.0  Dined on September 1, 2017

This review from me ends what was once my favorite restaurant. I have been going here for more than 20 years!!!. I am going to try and keep this short so just the facts. Good: My waitress Liz was great! Bad: food, all of it!!! No matter what I ordered. Salad dressings not good! Rib Eye...I have never seen so much FAT on a piece of meat!!! Garlic Mashed potatoes were dry and flavorless!!! I sent the plate back after taking 2 bites. My husband kept his plate (we ordered the special) of food but did not like it either. The Manager refused to come out and see us. The co-manager only stopped at our table after she heard me complaining to my husband about the quality of the food and apologizing for a bad date night based on the food!!! I ended up ordering a plain pasta and waiting another 30 minutes for my dinner. Only after I complained to the co-manager she decided not to charge me for my pasta...so our dinner with tip was still close to $100!!! Unbelievable...thank goodness for bread.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
2.0  Dined on August 26, 2017

Used to be good. Gone downhill. Service used to be great-- it was horrible.

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