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Bongiovanni's Italian Restaurant

15244 Olde Highway 80, El Cajon, CA 92021-2405
+1 619-443-8455
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
15 Feb 2017
“Bongiovannii's The Best”
20 Nov 2016
“Dinner before dancing”
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30All hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
15244 Olde Highway 80, El Cajon, CA 92021-2405
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you like Eggplant Parmesan this is the place for you!!! I've tried it all over town and no one makes it as good! They also have really good pizza. The atmosphere isn't that good, and when the restaurant is full the noise level is...More

Thank Quiltingranny
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We have been eating here with our family for 35 years. Everything is excellent. They have all kinds of alcohol, sodas. Lots of seating. A good place to take youth baseball,softball teams for celebrations!

Thank ladybugfarrell
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I had one appetizers including a dinner salad and they were both outstanding. The calamari was perfectly seasoned and cooked. The dinner salad was fantastic with olives, big chunks of cauliflower carrots and crisp lettuce. Can't wait to come back for a regular dinner.

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

This place is always packed so best time is around brunch time. Very good menu and quality service and food. The prices are with in reason and if early enough you can get a seat looking out over the hill. If you show up around...More

Thank Perry H
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The main room was full , so we were seated in the bar area . The ceiling is low & the noise was deafening ! I stuffed kleenex in my ears . We couldn't wait to eat our food & leave ! I already had...More

Thank Dolores K
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We had a late dinner before going to the Renegade for country western dancing. Great service by the waiter, Anthony. He had the answers to all our questions on the menu. I had the Veal Parmigiana and my friend had the Spinach and Mushrooms Fettuccini....More

Thank Emory B
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Though a bit of a drive from San Diego, their food is worth it. It's a VERY casual place, noisy at times, but great for families and parties. Lots of tables. They have my favorite pizza due to the flavoring of the sauce and lots...More

Thank LuvTOtravel06560
Reviewed 7 July 2016

What a lovely restaurant with a view of the mountains. The food is tasty and truly Italian. The waitresses always seem friendly and professional. The food is consistently flavorful and perfectly prepared. Take-out business seems to be brisk at dinnertime

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 11 June 2016

I don't quite know what they do wrong, but our pizza was so horrible that we left almost an entire pie at the restaurant. The ambiance feels dirty and disgusting.

Thank Melisa K
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We go there for lunch. they have a great lunch menu. you can split up items. order pizza by the slice, beer by the gallon ( just kidding). great for friends, family, business or special occasions. the food is so good. well worth the price....More

Thank 1baggo
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15244 Olde Highway 80, El Cajon, CA 92021-2405
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Cajon
  • Phone Number: +1 619-443-8455
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