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De Medici Ristorante Italiano

815 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6107
+1 619-702-7228
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“veal” (19 reviews)
“caesar salad” (26 reviews)
“stuffed sole” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
815 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6107
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant was established in 1928. Our waiter prepared a Caesar salad at our table using the same recipe as done in 1928. It was excellent. We had reservations at 6:30. Disappointedly, they were out of clams and being allergic to the other seafood being...More

Thank Thom L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very professional service. Lovely room. Food was what you would hope for in a first class Italian restaurant.

Thank tommo_8
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I've been here a couple of times with my wife. We usually have a restaurant.com gift certificate ($25) so we need to order $50 worth of food. No problem here! The last time we were here (a few months ago), we both had a late...More

Thank CompmanSD
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We walked 4 blocks from Marriott Pulse to enjoy a fantastic dinner. Started with caesar salad and bruschetta. Ladies enjoyed linguini clams. Brother-in-law had the sole. I enjoyed the penne Arrabbiata. Everything was delightful. Corkage is $25 a bottle. Wonderful dinner in a happening part...More

Thank Don S
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We went here on the recommendation of The Pulse Hotel. They listed this as a participant for their Vacation Privileges Card which offered a 20% discount. This was a Mother's Day celebration dinner and we were very disappointed in the service, the food and the...More

Thank Grammio83
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

First of all we choose this place because it said they used "mother's recipes". We were a couple from Australia and Belgium that were on a conference based 30 mins out of town. We were given a long list of restaurants to go to in...More

Thank skigirlGoldCoast
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This place has good food (not great) but there is something to keep in mind. I went here with a large group. Originally we were going to get maybe 3 appetizers or so, probably $45 worth. The server recommended that instead of 3 different appetizers...More

Thank NorCalNic
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This a fantastic family run restaurant. Sal, the owner is often there to greet you and make you feel like you are dining in his home. In additional to Sal's mother's family recipes they also have excellent steaks.

Thank Fereti-H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Good italian restaurant especialized in sea food, located in the Gaslamp Quarter, we had the Sole filled with shrimp and lobster, was good. A little expensive place.

Thank Carlos2906
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal tonight. The food and service were excellent. The veal dishes were all excellent. Three of my guests had the veal Parmesan, and loved it. My veal Osso bucco was amazing. The wine list was extensive, and had a great selection....More

Thank BAHuston3
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Terry J
26 October 2016|
Response from WEOOZE | Reviewed this property |
I am guessing about 10 blocks. I would recommend checking on Google Maps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 815 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6107
    (F Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-702-7228
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