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Piacere Ristorante

727 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070 · Downtown San Carlos
(650) 592-3536 · $$$$ · Italian, American
Rating: 3.0 out of 5"400 Yelp reviews ·


  • Mon - Thu11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Fri11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Sat10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Sun10:30 AM - 10:00 PM


Piacere?s cuisine reflects a commitment to fresh, seasonal ingredients, Using locally grown produce, premium meats, and the finest poultry and seafood, Chef Miriam Russell-Wadleigh creates unique, accessible dishes with simple, timeless appeal. From small bites in the lounge to a decadent dinner, an outdoor lunch, weekend brunch or an evening with friends, Piacere invites guests to share a casually-elegant, delicious experience! A Peninsula favorite!

Good for

Brunch · Lunch · Dinner · Dessert

Popular menu items

Calamari · Mussels · Nudi · Sliders · French Fries

General info

Business Casual · Casual · Dressy · Elegant · Credit: Visa, Discover



Latest reviews

  • Rating: 1.0 out of 5"Jul 19, 2014 · by Karla C. from YelpHad a late lunch here with the family and was extremely disappointed. It was a spur of the moment decision that I regret. Had the flat iron steak and a pizza along with drinks. The pizza was mediocre, according to my husband. The steak tasted very strange and was served rare when I ordered medium. The … Full review
  • Rating: 5.0 out of 5"Jul 19, 2014 · by Valerie C. from YelpBravo, I had the most delightful lunch ever! I must say, I was very impressed with the ambiance and the overall appearance of the food. It was all perfect. We had the prosciutto pizza and the Nudi pasta. They were amazing! The truffle sauce on the nudi was so tasty, I used it to dip my bread in( even the bread was … Full review
  • Rating: 2.0 out of 5"Jul 06, 2014 · by David R. from YelpOn Saturday, 7/5/14, I took my Mom out to brunch at Piacere. I discovered this restaurant back in 2011 when my Mom, my best friend and I ate at the restaurant across the way called the Town. Three years later I finally found time to give Piacere a try. I should have known it wasn't going to be a good … Full review
  • Rating: 2.0 out of 5"Jul 03, 2014 · by Steven T. from YelpJust awful. I would have rated Piacere 1-star, but my food wasn't too bad. I came here last month with a certificate from Restaurants.com - awesome, but there was the restriction that I can only redeem the $50 certificate if I spend at least $75; I was fine with spending a bit more since I wanted to have … Full review
  • Rating: 2.0 out of 5"Jun 29, 2014 · by Rose C. from YelpThis restaurant has lost its luster.The food at one point was very good but unfortunately the owners attitude and control freak attitude made it very difficult to feel good about this restaurant.I'd like to see it succeed if perhaps a new owner came onboard let's hope for the best Full review