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Mangia Italiano on Third

248 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-2711
+1 619-623-3553
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lasagna” (3 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
248 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-2711
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 18 December 2016

We invited friend to this restaurant hoping it would be good and we were not disappointed.They ordered pizza and my spouse ordered lasagna. I had spaghetti and meat sauce. Everything was delicious! Portions were ample and we all had to take some home. The server...More

Thank lindymiles
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

First time experience and we found it to be decent with great pizza. Being Italian, I was a little disappointed in the eggplant, since I would have preferred mozzarella to manicotti. Anyway great service and old time atmosphere.

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

update on the lunch buffet... i figured out why the salads taste sooooo bloody good... none of it is frozen or prepped then frozen ... it's FRESH and cut bite size so you bug guys like me can crunch down and enjoy the chew. it's...More

Thank kiwilelei
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very good entrees for seniors. Helpful staff and a robust salad/pasta bar if thats your thing. Prices are right

Thank Phillip T
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We bought a Groupon to eat in this restaurant. I guess I am the odd person out but I thought the food was mediocre at best. We ordered the cannelloni. The pasta for the cannelloni was very thick, too thick. The sauce was nothing special....More

Thank maringfro
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Free parking limited. Park for short lunch or evening dinner. Food excellent. Separate dining areas for small group and larger area for parties.

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 January 2016

A comfortable friendly unpretentious restaurant in the heart of historic Third Avenue in Chula Vista. Their lunch buffet at $9.99 is outstanding - salads , Italian specialties including a protein like meatballs or chicken plus two kinds of pizza. Also served on Tuesday night. Small...More

1  Thank cdctosan
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Always enjoy eating here! The wait staff are always friendly, the place is clean and the food is DELICIOUS! Everything I've tried has been great...chicken marsala,, the picata, peppers onion and sausage, calzone, eggplant parmesan, fried ravioli...I could go on and on but you have...More

Thank weBcruisin
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Popped in for a look and ended up enjoying their $9.95 all u can eat. 4 salads 4 entree's including homestyle lasagna and meatloaf..... excellent lunch, excellent service and unbelievably cheap for the quality of food and very comfortable and clean resturant

Thank kiwilelei
Reviewed 15 September 2015

A gem of a place in downtown Chula Vista. Very good food, friendly staff, TV for football if you care, really nice, easy and delicious! Highly recommended!

1  Thank Dayle d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-2711
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-623-3553
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