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Piacere Ristorante

) #30 of 105 Restaurants in San Carlos ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Mediterranean,
727 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070-3113
+1 650-592-3536
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Contemporary
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727 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070-3113
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Reviews (75)
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I was here the other day for dinner and it was a lovely experience. The food was out of this world. I had the angel hair pasta dish with the sauce on the side as requested. The server was so friendly and made sure that...More

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used to frequent Piacere going back to when it first opened - but it has been 20 years since I moved out of the area - back in town, on a lark, we decided to revisit - much has changed (with the times) -...More

Thank psandberg
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I've been here 2x now. It can be very loud, so not sure I'd enjoy it for dinner, but for wine post work, it's a good place. The chef (who has been on grocery games on FN) is talkative. We were only going to stay...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I really wanted to love this place - perfect location in the heart of Laurel St in San Carlos. Great ambiance, inside/outside sitting, cute decore. These are the reasons for 3 stars and not 1. The food was below average. We ordered eggs Benedict with...More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The food was just OK but the service was very good. The prices however, were too high. Probably won't go back.

Thank drewantha
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This little gem needs a little coaching to open up. But once the warming starts it's well worth the effort. I was the first patron on a Monday and I was asked if I had a reservation. I asked if I needed one since every...More

Thank TNGtravels
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The steak that a member at our table ordered came lukewarm . Another friend ordered the salmon and she said that it was just okay. Would we return? Probably not. There are too many good restaurants in the area that merit a repeat.

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Early drinks and an appetizer. Bloody Mary and vodka martini were great but the steak sliders were melt in your mouth amazing. Chef Larry Keck came to our table to introduce himself and make sure we were happy. Thumbs up as a go back.

Thank Barbara J
Reviewed 15 October 2016

It was our last night in San Carlos and we decided to go downtown and try Italian The Restaurant is located on the main drag and offers indoor and outdoor dining. We hadn't booked but the Maitre De found us a table by the window....More

Thank Ralph777051
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Had lunch here on Thursday 15th. September and was very impressed with the menu choices. Due to a party of five, myself, wife, daughter and a friend and his wife. The service were superb and the entrée ordered were very good. As visitors to the...More

Thank Kampta P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Italian, Mediterranean, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 727 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070-3113
    (Cherry Street)
  • Public Transportation: San Carlos CalTrain Station 1 block away. SamTrans stop 2 blocks over at El Camino and San Carlos Ave.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-592-3536
  • E-mail
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