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La Piccola Casa

212 17th St, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3325
+1 831-373-0129
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
212 17th St, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3325
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11 - 20 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 1 November 2016

While we were on our vacation to Carmel, we went to Pacific Grove to shop and sight see. We decided to have a pizza for dinner but not knowing the place very well we asked a few locals on the sidewalk where to go and...More

1  Thank Dan C
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A couple of blocks off touristy Cannery Row, tucked in an old Victorian house. Best Italian I've had in a long time. I just had cheese pizza. Melty were it needed to be, crusty in the back. My husband had Bolognese. He's really fussy and...More

1  Thank usjohnsons2016
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Perfect for a quick family meal, not expensive. You order everything at the bar which is fine. A lot of locals seem to eat here, and are known and welcomed by the staff. If you're looking for a large meal you may still be hungry...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I eat here or get take out often as my office is just a couple of doors up the street. It is great to grab any type of coffee with a lovely selection of sweets: muffins, cookies. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, a personal...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 27 June 2016

As locals, we frequently dine at La Piccola Casa. My husband and I enjoy sitting at a table on the outside terrace of this historic Victorian cottage, along with our little dog, and are always made to feel at home. The food is consistently excellent,...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

The pasta here is the best i have ever had. I will alway go back to this gem. The service is excellent and the wine is very reasonable.

Thank kaecher
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Wonderful service, excellent food! Small, intimate restaurant with attentive staff. Was expecting higher prices but pleasantly surprised.

Thank Kiladog
Reviewed 1 April 2016

This place is a star in my book. Super-consistent quality, value for the money, and attentive service. The meals are good and the staff will accommodate you.

Thank 123Gibby123
Reviewed 22 February 2016

We've been going to La Piccola Casa since it opened. We visit Pacific Grove often and my wife always want to go there for its coffee, pastry and friendly service. Its very comfortable and dog-friendly. If your there at the right time they'll put the...More

Thank PGNevis
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

For those that knew Joe & Lori at their old place next door (which they sold several years ago but is still good) you will not be surprised that the food here is great. It is more casual and you order from the counter but...More

Thank DuckMagee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 AM
6:30 AM - 11:30 AM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 17th St, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3325
    (Lighthouse & Laurel)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Pacific Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 831-373-0129
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House Made PIZZA ~ PASTA ~ PANINI! Great beers on tap. Fresh baked goodies! Family owned and operated.
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