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Paradiso Restaurant

685 Bancroft Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577-2903
+1 510-430-9310
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
“ahi tuna” (4 reviews)
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Italian, American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
685 Bancroft Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577-2903
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Place is busy and so I sit at the bar and enjoy good selection of wine and excellent continental dishes.

Thank kfiggins
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good Italian food. Service is good. Need to make reservations. Very family friendly. Will go back again. Parking a little difficult. Make time to look. Small lot in back.

Thank Philippe B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very good restaurant with nice service, an extensive menu and very good food. A little pricey for San Leandro, but you can't deny the food is good. My favorites are the pizza and pasta dishes, along with the pork chops. A good wine list...More

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a long flight from the east coast, the staff here were very nice in taking care of us for a late dinner. The menu is interesting with a good mix of options for each course. The wine list also accommodates a variety of interests...More

Thank mjmccoymd
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the place for both a good meal and a good visit with family and friends. Allow plenty of time, for even with a reservation you may have to wait 15 or 20 minutes. DO make a reservation. The menu has substantial variety, and...More

Thank Alice G
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Since moving to San Leandro, we've eaten at Paradiso several times. This is a busy restaurant in a nice room offering very good traditional Italian dishes, typically to a local crowd. There's a reason why it's rated the best in town. It's a good idea...More

Thank JudgeMendel
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We didn't know what to expect when we booked at Paradiso Restaurant. In the end, we were very pleased. The space is attractive, the service is friendly and, most importantly, the food is very well done -- plenty of good options to choose from, tastes...More

Thank PeanutButters
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have dined at Paradiso more times than I can remember! It is 1) the only decent upscale restaurant in San Leandro and 2) always reliable quality and presentation of food! Cocktails are always spot on too. The only thing that is sometimes remiss is...More

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This is a neighborhood place, and the food is diverse and really well prepared. Their food is always good and the staff is great. A lot of them have worked here for a long time and know a lot about the drink menu and food...More

Thank Hillystravels
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

For those who are foodies and are into haute cousin, have food allergies and are vegan ????? eat in SF. For all the rest who like good regular homey food, this is a great spot. We had very good and attentive service, food ordered was...More

Thank Vahan K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 685 Bancroft Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577-2903
    (Oakes Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Leandro
  • Phone Number: +1 510-430-9310
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