Pizzaiolo is an upscale restaurant serving wood-fired pizza and California-inflected Italian cuisine in the Temescal neighborhood of Oakland, California. It is located in the historic Cattaneo Block, a brick building constructed in 1871.
Owner Charlie Hallowell opened the restaurant in June 2005 after working at the internationally acclaimed restaurant Chez Panisse in Berkeley. Hallowell also owns the restaurants Boot and Shoe Service and Penrose, both located on Grand Avenue. Pizzaiolo's chef is Julya Shin.
Pizzaiolo received the Best Toast award in the 2013 Best of the East Bay Express Awards.
5008 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, California 94609
Mon-Sat 8 am - 12 pm
Mon-Thu 5:30 pm - 10 pm
Fri-Sat 5 pm - 10:30 pm
- Pizzaiolo official website