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Caffe Giostra

1390 N McDowell Blvd Ste L, Petaluma, CA 94954-7104
+1 707-664-9441
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (12 reviews)
“meat sauce” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1390 N McDowell Blvd Ste L, Petaluma, CA 94954-7104
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting friends in the area we had twice dinner in 1 week with a party of 8. Very good food, friendly service.

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family run Italian Restaurant with excellent food! Service is outstanding, making you feel very welcome! Parking is easy for Petaluma.

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After receiving poor service and being rushed out of the restaurant, I wrote a letter to the Manager describing my experience. Due to never receiving any phone call or e-mail contact back, I followed up leaving messages with staff on five separate occasions over the...More

Thank gina870
Reviewed 14 September 2017

we have been in this restaurant 3 times trying a different dish each time, once I complainrd to the owner and she brought out a very dissappoining meat sauce,on my rav,s. if a place that's say,s Italian on it , cannot make a great meat...More

Thank normb731
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were staying at the Quality Inn Petaluma and asked for some restaurant recommendations at the front desk. We had intended to have steak but the guy said that visitors always spoke highly of Caffe Giostra so we walked over and were lucky to find...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This restaurant is a splendid way to dine. We went on a early Sunday eve without reservations, but were fortunate to.be seated, The food is absolutely fantastic. We ordered the Linguine Vongole($17.95)which is Clams with Linguine, an appetizer of Bruschetta($6.95), and beer. After we ordered,...More

Thank TucsonTraveller2
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Food was fantastic, fresh and house made. Service was great! We weren't expecting this. Make a reservation! Consider sharing as portions are generous.

Thank chiffon2016
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Attractive decor, nice outside seating in warmer weather, very friendly and helpful waitstaff. Food was really excellent, and very reasonably priced for the quality. The gnocchi with pesto sauce was the best I have ever had, melt in your mouth creamy and delicious. Main course...More

Thank GoLongNow
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Caffe Giostra is hidden away in a little strip mall in Northern Petaluma. It's absolutely a little gem! The food is delicious, they feature treasured authentic Italian recipes. The service excellent. Go there for lunch or dinner! You won't be disappointed!

Thank JAM747
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Service is great, food is great, convenient location. Have been coming here for many years with kids and as a couple

Thank Heidi A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1390 N McDowell Blvd Ste L, Petaluma, CA 94954-7104
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Petaluma
  • Phone Number: +1 707-664-9441
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