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Filippi's Pizza Grotto

9969 Mira Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92131-1065
+1 858-586-0888
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 11:30 pm Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
9969 Mira Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92131-1065
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited at 3pm and the restaurant was still busy. Our waitress was great and recommended that we shared a pizza and pasta dish between the four of us. We had pizza, spaghetti and a huge meatball and garlic bread. The service was friendly and...More

Thank Millie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good lunch at a very reasionable price. I liked the selection of pasta, soup or salad for one price. A nice quite place to have lunch and a conversation with friends.

Thank Emory B
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We visited Filippi’s recently. We overheard some locals talking and deciding where to eat and Filippi’s was the favourite. It is located on India Street in Little Italy. You enter through a food store and are seated. We sat in the back which looked and...More

Thank SaskatoonSunLover
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Oh my gosh, the best pizza I've had since I've been in California, over 45 years!!! I will definitely return to this place.

Reviewed 18 November 2017

If your craving pizza this is the place to go. Have to enter through the small Italian grocery store but the restaurant is huge and very Italian with hundreds of wine bottles hanging from the ceiling. Pizza excellent.

Thank Travcan
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Food was great, service was lacking, she kept looking at us, but never came over. Others were served first after we came in. The Linguini and clams was a real treat for my husband. He loved it. my meatball sub and salad was OK. I...More

Thank Eileen C
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The Filippi's Grotto (restaurants) in San Diego are owned by brothers. As a result, I expect the same quality from one to another. I find the Filippi's restaurant in Mira Mesa to rank at the bottom of them all, however. To compare, the classic antipasta...More

Thank SoCalMare
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Until you go there the first time, the location is a bit confusing. It is on the east side of 15 on Mira Mesa Blvd--yes, the unexpected side that is only about 2 blocks long, not the side that goes for miles and miles. It...More

Thank arlene821
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

While visiting San Diego I found this place. Wonderful dark atmosphere, great food and drinks! I'll always visit while in San Diego!

Thank FredN47
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This place has been here forever. We used to come frequently after softball games and we have now moved out of the area. Anyway, the pizza is average. I ordered a glass of wine and there was lipstick on the glass. Yes, I got another,...More

Thank Denise C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9969 Mira Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92131-1065
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-586-0888
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