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Hot Italian

5959 Shellmound St, #75, Emeryville, CA 94608-1989
+1 510-922-1369
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (17 reviews)
“calzone” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5959 Shellmound St, #75, Emeryville, CA 94608-1989
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Pizza inspires passionate debate. I like thin crust, Neapolitan pizza with a few fresh, well chosen ingredients. Hot Italian in E’ville’s public market is nearly perfect. The decor is a bit austere for my tastes But the pizza is so good and simple. Italian sausage,...More

Thank Teddy B
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Our hungry and tired family of five, which includes three teens, visited here after arriving in town around 8 p.m. We were given looks from the staff, and our server acted like he could barely bring himself to wait on us. We hadn't done anything,...More

Thank pattyh721
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Father / daughter aged 65 / 40 visited for dinner and chose the "Murino", with bacon. The Murino normally includes toppings of pear, honey & 2 cheeses. Ours also included bacon. We had 2 Peroni beer, served in very cold glasses. We were very satisfied...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 29 March 2018

bar to the left, oven to the back and lots of seating - high tops and regular tables. it was slow when I went in (5pm) and was promptly seated and attended to. bar had some neat beers on tap and bartender and wait staff...More

Thank wath_11
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Looking for pizza for three folks who were down with the flu so take out was in order. We live in Emeryville so it was a quick 5 min drive. Pizza still hot when we returned. Nice to have someone drive so during all the...More

Thank Vicki S
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Attentive service, interesting and good service, comfortable for chatting and lingering over coffee. Free parking on premises.

Thank Keepsake350
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Glad we rode our bikes as parking is non existent because of construction. Located same bldg as Food Mart--which is really interesting. "Spoiler Alert" web site shows wood burning pizza oven, Emeryville location is gas fired at 375*--not hot enough! Decor is industrial but pleasant...More

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I had the Jovanotti pizza which was awesome, and the Calzones looked good, too! Their beer selection was a bit light, but the service was great!

Thank worldtravel1936
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We took the Amtrak to the Bay Area for the Labor Day weekend and bumped into Hot Italian while waiting for our train home. We shared a meat & cheese plate with all local foods and a Margharita Pizza, both were great and the food...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

First stopped in at the beginning of June, and we have been back every week since. The artisan style pizzas are phenomenal, as are the side dishes and salads we have tried. Service is always good, and gelato for dessert hits the spot. We have...More

Thank Carl D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5959 Shellmound St, #75, Emeryville, CA 94608-1989
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Emeryville
  • Phone Number: +1 510-922-1369
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