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Italianissimo Trattoria

323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
+1 619-651-1457
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (19 reviews)
“peas” (4 reviews)
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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 2 days ago via mobile

My sister and I ate here twice this week. The entrees were good, but at their prices, we felt a simple salad should have been included. We ordered a side salad the second night. The spring greens were nice but the only other items on...More

Thank Sheryll T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a real good place. Their Pasta is pretty good and does not taste like prepackage pasta. Their pizza is staying with good quality ingredients. I sometimes simply order to go which is not common for me to order food to the house. Their...More

2  Thank fhetter
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this hidden gem in Chula Vista! Great service and food, you don’t have to far to get great Italian Food.

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service were excellent. My husband loves their lamb and I am go for the traditional pasta dishes.

2  Thank Neisha L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just drove up, looking for a restaurant. Boy, did we luck out! The atmosphere, the food and the service ranked with the best restaurants that I have ever eaten it, worldwide, including Italy. The four of us had various dishes. I had the Tortellini...More

1  Thank homeinmanila
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I heard positive reviews about this restaurant from one of our friends who is a "foodie." So....we decided to try it...My husband and I ordered to go...I had the pepperoni pizza for 12.95. I had one slice and just could not eat a second slice....More

Thank Angelica S
Reviewed 21 January 2018

When we stay in Chula Vista, we always eat here. The food is exquisite, the service impeccable, the wind selection wide and varied and the price range make this restaurant an incredible value.

1  Thank racasey
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We were staying down the street and happened by, looking for a light dinner. My husband had clams in garlic wine sauce with linguini, and had mushrooms and tomatoes over a malfalde. Both were excellent as was the service. The decor is simple but nice....More

1  Thank Mary O
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Homey Italian feel to this restaurant.. Heart of downtown Chula Vista... Great place to take out-of-towners!

1  Thank rekahoona
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

What can I say, this place is awesome! I arrived, was greeted, sat and had water and warm fresh bread in less than 5 min! I ordered a Cesar, bruchetta, and tortellini. The salad was spot on with fresh i ingredients, a proper proportioned dressing...More

1  Thank tstlkechkn
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Response from Cindy Z | Property representative |
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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, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:01 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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