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Zano's Family Italian & Pizza

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11401 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-4984
+1 530-587-7411
11:30 - 21:30
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Mon - Wed 16:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sun 11:30 - 21:30
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Pleasanton, California
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102 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have enjoyed many meals here with family and friends. We enjoy the great service, great food and and bar. During the spring and summer , the outside seating is wonderful. If you are placing a take-out order, I strongly suggest that you check it before you leave. Over the past years, we have encounter problems. The latest was 1/3/17... More 

Thank Bill F
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

They make a great gluten-free pizza crust. I ordered a 12" half Moosha and half Traditional. Very good! Hubby ordered the $25 (worth it), 12" Godfather pizza. This is not your momma's deep dish, this thing is a monster. Huge, easily feeds 6 people. "Its awesome" he said. He could only eat one piece. Come hungry if you order the... More 

Thank Karen L
Midland, Michigan
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70 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

I rated this poor not because of the waitstaff or menu. It is because of the kitchen. I ordered chicken parmesan and it was served raw. After several bites that I could not eat, I sent it back to the kitchen. It dawned on me later that the chicken may have been too thick for this kind of dish. Who... More 

Thank LuLu1945619
Sparks, Nevada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Just happened upon it on our drive home from Sacramento! Food was SO flavorful and HUGE portions (means lots of leftovers!). They even make their own wine. Very friendly staff and nice relaxing atmosphere. Must do!

Thank linda s
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great family restaurant. The food is delicious and our server was excellent. Nice big portions also. We will go back again.

Thank Dave M
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Our family recommended Zano's for our family dinner. They had been there several times. It was a good recommendation. The service was excellent and prompt. The food was good, with generous portions. We had a pleasant time.

Thank gldnstn
Columbus, Ohio
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Went on a Tuesday night. Had to wait about 15 minutes. Service was great, we ordered pizza,both thin crust and Chicago style. I had a calzone.They had anappitizer special of deep fried pickles. OMG, they were the best I have ever had BAR NONE. My calzone was great Others in our group all raved about the pizza The Chicago style... More 

Thank OhioTravelers43112
Las Vegas
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136 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Despite the dining room only being around 50% full on a recent evening we (a party of 5) sat & sat & sat waiting for someone to acknowledge we were there. By the time a server came to our table we were literally within 30 seconds of getting up and leaving. We ended up eating here but everything considered would... More 

Thank Rich807
Truckee, California
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437 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Great for pizza, Italian fare, sandwiches and beer. Local favorite for years. Family friendly, efficient staff and consistent good food.

Thank calsun99
Lakewood, Washington
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We called in our order from the hotel and we're told 20 minutes. We even gave them a few extra minutes but when we got there they claimed they never got the order. Finally after they realized we were not going to budge they put in our order again. The bartender did take off one of the pizza's as a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11401 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161-4984
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
  • Phone Number: +1 530-587-7411

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?