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Rocco's Ristorante & Pizzeria

2909 Ygnacio Valley Rd, Walnut Creek, CA 94598-3535
+1 925-947-6105
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (51 reviews)
“pasta dinner” (2 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
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2909 Ygnacio Valley Rd, Walnut Creek, CA 94598-3535
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Very authentic Italian style pizza; plenty of different styles and sizes or even a 1/2 - 1/2 (different choice like salami & mushroom on one 1/2 and ham & pineapple the other 1/2). Very friendly service and knowledgeable. If the big screen TV's are now...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 5 August 2018

First off, yes they do pizza here, and if your kids have never seen masters of the art of pizza making, watch these guys go to it as one rolls it out, then tosses it over to the next guy in the assembly line. But...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 8 June 2018

I always stop at Rocco's when I'm in the area and they never let me down. The pizza is fantastic and they have a great selection of beers. I only rate them down a touch because the service, while friendly, can be awfully slow sometimes....More

Thank JupiterCherry
Reviewed 22 April 2018

we arrived and got a table straightaway,the waitress asked for our drinks order and promptly brought them back.We ordered a large pizza and chicken wings,they tasted great.We were impressed so will be back on our next trip

Thank gerard q
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We have had pizza at Rocco’s off and on for years. It is a lively, fun place with good pizza. On Fridays and Saturdays, it gets quite busy and can be a little noisy. This time, we decided to have lunch and try something different....More

Thank CaAngie
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Rocco’s is known for great pizza and I have had it numerous times and it never disappoints. On the last visit we had main courses instead. The chicken parmigiana and the eggplant parmigiana were really tasty as were the other main courses. Even so, I...More

Thank YayaShare
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Ordered takeout but was shortchanged when we got home and checked the order. The appetizer was to come with 2 pieces of garlic bread but there was only one small piece in the bag to go with the calamari and mussels. Didn’t enjoy the appetizer...More

1  Thank jimr20162016
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We go there when in town visiting Son and grandchildren, and keep hoping it will improve, but this time worse and no more returning here. It is loud, crowded, and ill organized with very mediocre pizza and Italian dishes. The wait staff and supervisors seem...More

1  Thank saintjack
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

First let me say ask to set in Deanna’s station. They have nightly specials. You must try the risotto it’s the bomb. The Caesar salad is real as yes you can get extra anchovies. The pizza is great and you can see the guys tossing...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

So I will warn you the wait may take forever to get a table because of it's popularity. Sometimes there is live music and it has a great atmosphere. The pizza is good and there is various pizzas you can choose from. There is also...More

Thank Evan L
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6 October 2017|
Response from Evan L | Reviewed this property |
No it's pretty casual.
6 October 2017|
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Response from juanita_v | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes. There are bread sticks on the table if you walk in hungry, but the food is worth a wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2909 Ygnacio Valley Rd, Walnut Creek, CA 94598-3535
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Walnut Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 925-947-6105
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Rocco"s Ristorante & Pizzeria opened in 1999. It is a local favorite and was "Voted Best Pizza in The East Bay" in the Contra Costa Times Readers Poll! We are a family owned and operated restaurant and serve everything from specialty pizzas to fresh pastas, hot sandwiches and more. We welcome small and large parties. Please call about our private room for your event. We know you will enjoy!
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