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Alberto's Cantina

$$ - $$$Mexican,
435 Main St, Pleasanton, CA 94566-7326
+1 925-462-2316
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
435 Main St, Pleasanton, CA 94566-7326
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

While the food is pretty good, it's the atmosphere I love about this place. When it's warm out, the patio can make for great people watching. And sports are usually playing on their HUGE TV. It's a very happy and lively place!

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I decided to dine here for our anniversary. Both had Dana's Burritos, one with chicken and the other with shredded beef. After we ate half, we both started to feel queasy. It was an unsettling nauseous feeling that didn't go away for a...More

Thank Rachel V
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Outside seating is the highlight. The food is good and has been consistent for several years. The service is usually very good. The pitcher of margarita's seems overpriced and low on alcohol. If I could I would rate it three and one half circles.

Thank sam101645
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I have been here for dinner a few times and the food's not bad the drinks are real good it's a nice place to go after dinner for nightcap or pitcher of margaritas with friends.

Thank davidnlourdes
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Great downtown location but the food is average. Not very found of the waiters as well ...some have too much attitude .

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 22 June 2017

They have a nice outdoor space. The food was nice. It's a typical American Mexican restaurant. had an option to mix and match, which I really like. The food quantity was a lot.

Thank Shai_920
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We started coming to Alberto's on the evening of the last day of the school year many years ago and it has become an annual tradition ever since. The place to be on a warm summer evening is the patio, where you are treated to...More

Thank knaggs4
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The food is & margaritas are good. You can substitute a salad for the rice & beans, which is a plus. The prices are spendy, but it is Pleasanton. We sat out on the large patio, great people watching on a warm Saturday! Now, the...More

Thank jandgherrera
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Came upon Alberto's Cantina after another restaurant was closed for the day. The restaurant staff was very nice seating us immediately. The decor is nice but it was cold , our server even had his hands in his pocket to keep warm. We were seated...More

Thank James V
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you are looking for a good margarita, TV's , lively atmosphere and good quick service on Mexican food this is your place. Nothing special about the food. It is very middle of the road but ample portions and quick service at reasonable price

Thank Doug M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 435 Main St, Pleasanton, CA 94566-7326
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tri-Valley  >  Pleasanton
  • Phone Number: +1 925-462-2316
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