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Italianissimo Trattoria

323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
+1 619-651-1457
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The menu had so many wonderful options it was very hard to pick one! Had the spinaci salad to start, pollo valdostano for my entree and homemade cannoli for dessert. It was amazing, and cannot wait for my next trip to try the gnocchi!

Thank Heather Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is run by Italians and the food is amazing. Great choice beautifully cooked and presented. The staff are attentive and friendly, if you love Italian food this is the best we've had in the US.

1  Thank ScalcoFamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is such a great restaurant, ALL the food options are delicious as well as the beverage selection. I asked for something sparkling and they offered some wine that was not on the menu that was really good. You won't be disappointed. Don't skip dessert.

1  Thank Gabriela D
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I've reviewed this little gem in the South Bay on Yelp .Simply put the best food in town . It's like you are in Italy 🇮🇹.We just went in August of 2017 for my wife's birthday.What ever you chose is literally the best choice on...More

1  Thank Sam V
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite Italian restaurant *including those in Little Italy*. We bring out of towners here & they always rave about it. Wonderful seafood & veal. If osso bucco is on the menu you're in luck!

1  Thank Susan91910
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Wonderful, varied, menu. Great wine list. Excellent service We stayed quite late and were not rushed (they were not crowded.)

2  Thank Tom M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a meal close to my hotel and fortunately found this restaurant. It a nice quaint place and I was greeted with friendly service. The waiter was excellent and very helpful in going over the menu and making recommendations. I tried something...More

1  Thank ElCid83
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Besides the excellent choices of main courses, the wine choices were excellent and the authentic italian deserts were the real thing. Try the cannoli siciliani for dessert, jlust like my Sicilian neighbor used to make. A little pricey but worth it.

1  Thank D M
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

It is expensive but the food is good clean bathrooms good service it is a fancy place and if you have kids it's not a good place I recommend LaBella's down the road

Thank Lillian P
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Looking for somewhere quick, casual, and amazing--this is it! Food was fast, staff was friendly, all around great! Ask for David! And don't forget the tiramisu!

Thank Toni B
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Minette R
23 August 2016|
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Response from Cindy Z | Property representative |
You can call us at (619) 651-1457 and we will be able to provide you with the accommodations we have available! Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:01 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-651-1457
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