C'era Una Volta

1332 Park St # D
Alameda, CA 94501
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Top Sentiments among C'era Una Volta Reviewers

Good Pastas Soft gnocchi Great Italian wine list Big salmon fan Like al dente Excellent eggplant parmesan Great dinner menu Authentic Italian cuisine Affordable wine selections Affordable brunch

Customer Reviews (10 reviews)

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on Citysearch Sep 04, 2009
My client took me to dinner here this evening. The decor and employees were gracious and friendly. I chose the rabbit dish which was absol... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 17, 2008
Wow. This place comes highly recommended by me for so many different reasons. Step inside these doors and you will immediately be transported back to your trip to Italy. The decor is all warm and welcoming, calm and... (more)

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on Citysearch Nov 06, 2007
I just found this site, so I haven't posted much, but this is definitely the first restaurant that I need to review because it is by far the... (more)


on Citysearch May 24, 2007
When looking for a place on Park Street to have dinner before heading to a play, my boyfriend and I stopped into C'era Una Volta looking for some authentic Italian food/ambiance. Perhaps I'm biased, having recently... (more)


on Citysearch May 13, 2007
I brought my mother here for Mother's Day and it was perfect! The food was top notch, the service was friendly and the atmospher was very inviting. Mom's pork loin was very tender and flavorful and my gnocchi in... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 21, 2007
C'era Una Volta is the best Italian food in Alameda- period. Mind you, it's authentic Italian food- simple and rustic. You'll find no americanized spaghetti with meatballs or doughy pizzas with many toppings and a... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 13, 2006
Excellent food, friendly staff. Whichever of the three partners happens to be in will always stop by to greet you at your table. (more)

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on Citysearch Dec 02, 2005
My wife wanted to treat me for my birthday, we live in Alameda but we are both working and don't get much time together and C'era Una Volta ... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Jun 08, 2005
A truly fabulous Italian restaurant that you simply have to go back to time and time again. The decor is beautiful and you would swear that ... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Jun 06, 2005
Think Italian restaurants are only about the same half dozen pasta and pizza dishes we all know? Think again. (Although if you like those o... (more)

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