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2654 Alpine Blvd, Alpine, CA 91901-2211
+1 619-445-4006
11:30 - 22:00
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San Diego, California
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74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We wanted an early, light dinner. Our server was gracious and efficient. The restaurant decor was pleasant and the menu fairly extensive, including pizza but more a fine dining establishment. We had an appetizer of fried ravioli which were very good. I enjoyed a Caesar Salad with grilled chicken; chicken was not at all dry as is often the case.... More 

Thank Maryloualso
Lindale, Texas
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is a local neighborhood restaurant with a lot of locals. The food was excellent and the service was quick and friendly.

Thank Linda R
San Diego, California
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We eat here once every couple of months, the food is ALWAYS good, as is the service. They changed their menu and took off a couple of dishes that we really liked. But they still have plenty to order from.

Thank carl j
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Great as always. My wife's favorite. Easy to order and do takeout. Could do it every Friday night it is that good. Service great too

Thank Thomas E
Alpine, California
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Donato's has been a mainstay in Alpine for more years than I can remember. The food is delightfully prepared and is authentic Italian. The service has always been perfect.

Thank Joanne M
San Diego, California
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433 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

This has been a family favorite for years. When ever a large group gets together, this is one of our favorites. Great menu and plenty of seating, that have a bar with TV. If you like and the prices are just right. Good for the whole family.

Thank Perry H
Pico Rivera, California
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Stop here on a whim. Glad I did food was good and delicious, had the manicotti and a order of meatballs. And added bonus having spumoni ice cream.

Thank Bob H
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I was so pleased with the gracious service. We called ahead a big order for 9 people. They had everything ready when we got there. Waitress was very friendly. Had a great time with my italian family who have never been there but are huge fans now. Thank you so much for making this small gathering so special for us.

Thank Terri S
Corona, New York
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3 reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Great Food, reasonably priced. Good service and friendly atmosphere made our Valentine's Day/Anniversary dinner very enjoyable. Lower level lighting could have made it a bit more romantic with perhaps some soft Italian music. Great use of memorable movie posters.

Thank David E
Aline, United States
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 January 2016

great ambience. My son lives in LA and said this is the best pizza he has ever had. Always great service. also best Cesar salad with lots of anchovies.

Thank Doug R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2654 Alpine Blvd, Alpine, CA 91901-2211
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alpine
  • Phone Number: +1 619-445-4006

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?