About Piatti - Danville

Ristorante Piatti features a menu with recipes complimenting the various regions of Italy. It has a casual yet sparkling atmosphere with authentic regional Italian cuisine. Piatti's success can be attributed to its staff and its approach to food, wine, and the dining experience.

100 Sycamore Valley Road
Danville, CA 94526
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Italian

Hours of Operation:
Sunday: 10:00am-9:00pm; -Monday: 11:30am - 9:00pm; Tuesday - Friday: 11:30am -10:00pm; Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm. On Sundays, Brunch is served from 10:00am - 3:00pm.

Cross Street:
San Ramon

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(925) 838-2082

Website:
http://www.piatti.com/index2.html

Executive Chef:
Dan Reighley

Private Party Facilities:
Piatti is the ideal venue for private parties, receptions and corporate events. We offer several menus at different price points, as well as an extensive wine list to complement your menu selections.

Private Party Contact:
Tami Morgan: (925) 389-1548

Additional:
Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Outdoor dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Piatti - Danville Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

service

4.6

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4.4

value

4.3

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Moderate

97% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (62)
Good for Birthdays (54)
Good for a Date (47)
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Great for Lunch (46)
Neighborhood Gem (44)
Casual (41)
Good for Anniversaries (37)
Good for Groups (36)
Business Meals (34)
Fit for Foodies (34)
Great for Outdoor Dining (33)
Sunday Lunch (29)
Comfort Food (26)
Healthy (25)
Creative Cuisine (22)
Romantic (22)
Great for Brunch (20)
Cozy (19)
Happy Hour (18)
Notable Wine List (18)
Seasonal (18)
Fun (16)
Worth the Drive (16)
Authentic (15)
Hot Spot (15)
Local Ingredients (15)
Vibrant Bar Scene (15)
Bar Seating (14)
Handcrafted Cocktails (13)
Kid-friendly (12)
Good Vegetarian Options (11)
Disabled Access (9)
People Watching (6)
Quick Bite (6)
Pre/post Theatre (6)
Paleo Friendly (5)
Quiet Conversation (4)
Scenic View (4)
Afternoon Coffee (3)
Afternoon Tea (3)
Gluten Free Options (3)
Great Beer (3)
Late-night Find (3)
Tasting Menu (3)
Organic (2)
Vegan (2)
Live Music (1)
Live Sports (1)
Tapas (1)
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 (San Francisco)·Dined 2 days ago

It’s a great place to lunch before Pinot Palette painting with friends

Tags: Sunday Lunch
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 (San Francisco)·Dined 2 days ago

We love it there! Thank you for your great service and consistently great food!

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays, Healthy, Fun, Neighborhood Gem
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 (San Francisco)·Dined 3 days ago

The night started on a very positive note. The booth that I requested was reserved for me. Once we sat down we found a few issues. The food was very good but the service was lacking. While we had a very pleasant time overall we found the service to be somewhat slow and lacking the kind of attentiveness we have come to expect as regulars of Piatti. For us the service declines with each visit. We don’t find he wait staff to be as friendly and accommodating as they were years ago.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined 4 days ago

I’ve been going to this restaurant since 2003 and I was always leaving happy with their service and great food. But this time, I took my friend for her belated birthday lunch and my food was the worst ever. I ordered pumpkin ravioli. I took a bite and couldn’t swallow it. it looked and taste like just came out of freezer and warmed up in the microwave. It was cold and watery. Ravioli was swimming in it. I never ever had that kind of food anywhere. Their service was and is very good. Our server, Gerry’s service was exceptional...

Tags: Casual
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 (Yosemite)·Dined 5 days ago

We felt the sizes were smaller than in the past. I got the large paste plate and then wondered what the small must have been like! Salad was not much either. Disappointed. Waiter and greeter staff was great. Liked the birthday menu touch but missed the birthday dessert as in the past.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Francisco)·Dined 5 days ago

Our group was accommodated at a round table as requested in our reservation (some restaurants seem to ignore the special request portion of the reservation). Our server was great with just the right amount of attentiveness and fulfilled our request for separate checks graciously. As always, the food was delicious and the olive oil dipping sauce for the bread is a highlight!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Vancouver)·Dined 6 days ago

I really enjoyed the lively atmosphere. It felt busy and intimate without feeling like you were listening in on your neighbor's conversations. I had the deviled eggs and shared the antipasti plate to start. Both were excellent. For my entree, I ordered the pork chop porterhouse. The entire dish emanated the scent of seared bacon. The meat was tender and very flavorful. I loved this dish. Tiramisu was ordered for dessert. It was a massive portion. I have a weakness for this dessert so I did not share but keep this in mind if you order it, the serving is generous. I look forward to going back and trying other items on the menu.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 5, 2017

We always enjoy a meal at Piatti’s for any occasion. The atmosphere is very festive for the holidays. The food is consistently delicious and service is always great. We had a fun and lively service, Tom that only added to the good time!

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot, Happy Hour, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 4, 2017

My husband and I had a great time. We started with a nice glass of Carneros champagne. We enjoyed the meatball appetizer followed by a delicious caesar salad.My husband was thrilled to order his "special" pizza with pepperoni, bacon and sausage. I opted for the dinner special, cod with a tasty risotto and we finished the meal with a apple crisp. We will definitely be back.

Tags: Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Central Coast)·Dined on December 1, 2017

We went on a Thursday night to celebrate my brother in laws birthday. We like good healthy food, that also has options for teens. We got both, all of our dinners were great. Wine selection was good and the prices are reasonable for a fancy place. The service was excellent. We will go back.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Healthy, Good for Birthdays
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 29, 2017

Piatti as as always is a great place to meet people. 3 of the 4 had Caesar Salad, 2 with chicken and one with delicious grilled shrimp. One ordered Brussel’s Sprouts salad which was outstanding. The Tiramisu dessert was better than most. Piatti’s has been a keeper for many years.

Tags: Hot Spot, Healthy, Sunday Lunch, Local Ingredients
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 (Houston)·Dined on November 29, 2017

Good service and food. Seated in high-traffic, noisy area which made dinner conversation difficult.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 28, 2017

Warm and friendly, with Tuscan yellow walls, a rambling open floorplan, a fireplace, and delicious smells emanating from the open kitchen, this is my favorite place to take friends for lunch or dinner. Piattis features seasonal cuisine, ingredients from local farms, and ever-changing Italian regional specialties. In the warm weather, get a table outdoors by the fountain and you can dine for hours over appetizers, food and a great wine list. In short, it does not get better than Piattis for family, friends, special occasions, or a drink at the bar. Like every good restaurant in Italy, it does what restaurants were meant to do--bring food and people together.

Tags: Seasonal, Cozy, Casual, Bar Seating, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 28, 2017

Food was good as usual but the service was not great. Snarky comments from the waiter that we were taking too long to choose our meal (we had already ordered drinks). Also the drink wasn’t up to par. The waiter admitted he didn’t think it looked the right color after I asked if they could correct it but he had decided not to say anything. I am used to better service at Piatti.

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 27, 2017

Always love Piattis!
The staff is amazing .
Never disappointed!!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date, Great Beer, Local Ingredients, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Sunday Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 27, 2017

We always love Piatti. Our wedding reception was held on their patio 18 months ago and we have been back at least 18 times since. Can’t say enough fabulous things about the food, the ataff and the venue.

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 27, 2017

Friendly and attentive server and reception. Consistently high quality in selection, preparation and presentation. Enjoy coming here all the time.

Tags: Disabled Access, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Bar Seating
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Excellent fish preparation and really warm, festive ambiance......everyone happy!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Handcrafted Cocktails, Neighborhood Gem
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 23, 2017

We love the food here! It's our go-to restaurant for our family. There were only 3 of us tonight as the other two were abroad. We had been given a gift card so we thought we would have our Thanksgiving early and it was delicious! We will always return. The service as always was very good!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Quick Bite, Fun, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre, Local Ingredients, Vibrant Bar Scene, Organic, Great for Lunch, Business Meals, Great for Outdoor Dining, People Watching, Healthy, Late-night Find, Fit for Foodies, Kid-friendly, Hot Spot, Great for Brunch, Bar Seating, Seasonal, Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Sunday Lunch, Notable Wine List, Casual, Authentic, Good for Birthdays
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Dining experience was outstanding. Excellent food and service. Celebrated birthday.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 21, 2017

Very nice menu and service was very good. Noise can be quite loud at times in the main dining room.

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·Dined on November 19, 2017

Really enjoyed Piatti's Sunday Brunch. I've been coming here for years because they are so careful with my gluten free needs, and the food is always amazing. Service, as always, was excellent.

Tags: Seasonal, Healthy, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Good Vegetarian Options, Sunday Lunch, Gluten Free Options, Great for Brunch, Paleo Friendly
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Birthday dinner for husband

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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on November 19, 2017

I have always been a fan of their dipping sauce. But they have changed the bread, which is not as good as the other was. I also felt the beets on the beet salad were skimpy

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Always good. We dine with a couple friends who have rather peculiar food preferences and request substitutions and changes in preparation. Piatti always accommodates them with a smile. Have been coming here at least once a month for years and plan on more visits. Could use a couple more rosés on their wine list, particularly French ones.

Tags: Kid-friendly, Good Vegetarian Options, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Groups, Great Beer, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 16, 2017

Everything was delicious especially that 1/4 pound chocolate chip cookie & ice cream with your very own caramel sauce.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 16, 2017

Good food and great service. Vibrant atmosphere and good crowd.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Hot Spot, Business Meals
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Piatti's has always been the go-to restaurant for me and friends. We can depend on the service and continually well-prepared, tasty cuisine.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good Vegetarian Options, Business Meals, Sunday Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Healthy, Creative Cuisine, Seasonal, Neighborhood Gem
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Good good. No pecorino on site. Odd for Italian but otherwise fairly good. Limited vegetarian items.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 12, 2017

This was our anniversary . Perfect service

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Very nice service for our group of 7. 5 adults and 2 young children. Kids had fun coloring on paper tablecloth. Food was good and filling. It was a little loud but with kids that’s not a bad thing. Also had a kids menu.

Tags: Casual, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Business Meals
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Our server was fantastic and as always the food was excellent. Terrific pizzas!

Tags: Local Ingredients, Sunday Lunch, Casual, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 10, 2017

I really like this restaurant, but the noise level is very bad. The only to get away from the noise is to eat in their outside patio which doesn't work in cold weather.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Great for Lunch, Local Ingredients
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 10, 2017

They acknowledged my request for a particular table and that it was a birthday celebration through my open table reservation and I was really happy with that. The server on the other hand seemed to be rushing us from the start, but then when he clearly got the message (body language) that we didn’t want to be rushed, he was much better with our service and we chalked it up to he may have been new on the wait staff. All in all we had a good experience.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 10, 2017

I have been to Piatti's many times and the food has always been good. However, last Thursday night, it was below standard. I was a little embarrassed as entertaining tow out of town clients. One ordered the fish special. There were two small pieces of fish and not much else. I had the Hanger Steak. It was cooked to order but very little else on the plate. Presentation was poor. A disappointing meal

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 7, 2017

We went for a birthday celebration. The celebrants name was printed at the top of the menu. That was a nice touch.
Cocktails were good. Love the Caesar salad. Kids made their own pizzas.
Wait staff was excellent.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Casual
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Excellent as usual. They also provide promt service too!

Tags: Good for a Date, Quick Bite, Vegan, Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Disabled Access, Live Music, Handcrafted Cocktails, Pre/post Theatre, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Happy Hour, Special Occasion, Romantic, Paleo Friendly
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Piatti's, you did it again! You exceeded my expectations in every way. Last summer my ladies group had a birthday party for thirteen at your restaurant. It went off without a hitch. Several of us had special dietary requests that were accommodated without question, and we had separate checks! Yesterday my cousin and I celebrated our mutual birthday's together at Piatti's , and lunch was outstanding. My cousin miss ordered and our server, who was fantastic in every way, graciously replaced her meal. I cannot say enough good things about Piatti's. Each experience with you is as good or better than the last.

Tags: Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Pre/post Theatre, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date, Romantic, Great for Brunch, Great for Outdoor Dining, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Healthy, Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Casual, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Perfect for daughter in law’s birthday! Soup delicious and yet simple. Love the fireplace! The patio! The waiters are darling...service impeccable every time I have
visited.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Romantic
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Wonderful dinner - reasonably priced - definitely worthwhile

Tags: Good for a Date, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Tasting Menu
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