Il Fornaio

Il Fornaio Walnut Creek

Italian Restaurant
1430 MT Diablo Blvd (Broadway), Walnut Creek, CA 94596, United States
Hours:
Open until 10:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Thu
    • 11:30 AM–10:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 11:30 AM–11:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 11:00 AM–11:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 10:00 AM–10:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
Drinks:
Wine
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Wi-Fi:
Free
Outdoor Seating:
No

At Il Fornaio, our mission is to provide our guests with the most authentic Italian experience outside of Italy.

7.2/10

Based on 56 votes

People like this place

Total Visitors
1,341
Total Visits
1,896
Save
Share
Log in to leave tips at this venue!
Sort:
  • Recent
  • Popular

23 tips. Filter by taste:

  • all tips
  • good service
  • wine
  • polenta
  • happy hour
  • balcony
  • spinach salad
  • cake
  • linguine
  • desserts
  • pizza
  • pasta
  • fried calamari
  • good for a quick meal
  • vegetarian food
  • bakeries
  • veal
  • brunch food
  • shrimp
  • dinner
  • carpaccio
  • Brian I.

    Damn good food here! The prices are high don't get me wrong but the food and service is well worth the experience just try to park in the garage by valet to enter from the back

    Brian Ibarra · December 21, 2014
    Save
  • Hard R.

    Impressive service. Great food. Great atmosphere.

    Hard Rocker · November 23, 2014
    Save
  • Samuel G.

    Best spinach salad I've had in SF, hands down...a must-have!

    Samuel Glass Jr. · August 9, 2014
    Save
  • Dave F.

    Good service and great pasta specials

    Dave Fassler · August 8, 2014
    Save
  • Alexandrea S.

    For dessert try the Crespelle di Mele they are amazing!!:)

    Alexandrea Sherman · April 27, 2014
    Save
  • Alexandrea S.

    Try the Cappellacci di Zucca it is absolutely delicious!!:)

    Alexandrea Sherman · April 27, 2014
    Save
  • Alison S.

    Try the gluten-free menu with flour-less cake!

    Alison Stripling · February 22, 2014
    Save
  • Sincerli B.

    Get linguini

    Sincerli Byrd · June 22, 2013
    Save
  • Sarah C.

    Food is excellent! Ask for Paula or Rana!

    Sarah Couch · May 11, 2013
    Save
  • jagbir d.

    This location has very slow service and bland food. An underwhelming experience especially compared to their other great locations.

    jagbir dhaliwal · April 23, 2013
    Save
  • Jeffrey M.

    Sheri is the best!!!!

    Jeffrey Martini · January 25, 2013
    Save
  • Sara N.

    Best for drinks and bakery. Best vegetarian entrees: Calamarata alle Melanzane and Polenta e Funghi.

    Sara Nealy · December 19, 2012
    Save
  • Frank K.

    The fried calamari and the veal were excellent, as was the shrimp and pasta pesto dish, great balcony area.

    Frank Kim · May 31, 2012
    Save
  • Carlos L.

    Don't sit at the bar area bc the service is terrible!

    Carlos Lobo · May 13, 2012
    Save
  • PersonalTraining S.

    Your best diet option here for dinner is the Petto Di Pollo Al Peperoncini. Visit me at personaltrainingSF.com

    PersonalTraining SF · April 30, 2012
    Save
  • Allison T.

    Ramiro is not very good. My friend asked him to put cheese all over pasta and he said, "you can stir your pasta." WTF

    Allison Tomcik · April 7, 2012
    Save
  • Alana

    Delicious food but incredibly slow service.

    Alana · March 19, 2012
    Save
  • Steve A.

    Have wine, too.

    Steve Alfano · March 13, 2012
    Save
  • Edward K.

    bad. bad. bad.

    Edward Kiruluta · November 13, 2011
    Save
  • Charlie P.

    Stay away from the veal. Poor calves.

    Charlie Penaflor · September 22, 2011
    Save
  • Bev E.

    HAPPY HOUR CARPACCIO AND PIZZA $5 EACH!

    Bev Eisen-Pactor · September 21, 2011
    Save
  • Reid C.

    Ask for Sven. He is the mist professional waiter. All the others look up to him.

    Reid Cooper · July 11, 2011
    Save
  • Michael m.

    Great service! Ask for Michael if you ever have a problem.

    Michael mindel · January 13, 2011
    Save

Appears on 7 lists

See all »

More From Il Fornaio

Is this your business? Claim it now.

Make sure your information is up to date. Plus use our free tools to find new customers.