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Vigilucci's Cucina

2943 State St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2337
+1 760-434-2500
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (61 reviews)
“bread” (31 reviews)
“prosciutto” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2943 State St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2337
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Interesting Dinner. First let me say the food was great, I had the Tagliata di Manzo con Polenta (Filet) my wife had the Pappardelle con Funghi e Capesante (Scallops and Pasta) and we split the Bruschetta. The interesting part, we were eating outside when a...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was good. Preparation was good but not outstanding. The presentation was average. We would rate the food "Italian inspired" but it definitely not the way you eat in a typical Italian restaurant in Italy. One thing which we did not like was the...More

Thank picafloralpino
Reviewed 1 week ago

As many have stated, nice selection of dishes, some are actually pretty good. The service can however be a hit or miss... Our experience 1 time excellent, 3 times good, 1 time bellow average.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner with a group of friends. Nice restaurant with great heated outdoor patio and bar area. Parking is tight but they provide valet parking. Service was very good, efficient and friendly.m; Our orders were delivered to table very quickly ! Extensive menu with great choices....More

Thank Cvj123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on a whim and it was wonderful! Sat at the bar and had great service from Kristina! Delicious meatballs and the complimentary bruschetta was a very nice touch. Tasty too! Will definitely go back!

Thank pbgayte
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has a risotto of the day. Last night it was risotto with sausage and mushrooms. You much and too heavy as a main course but we decided we would like to share this as an APPETIZER. The waitress told us she could bring...More

Thank Voyage772599
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Lunches at this location because the prior evening we dined at their Steak & Seafood Restaurant which was excellent. Menu practically the same and staff very good but the food was disappointing. The Brodino of Cozze and Vongole was tasteless and cold. The Antipasto di...More

Thank Angelo D
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We picked this restaurant based on the fact that we were tired of eating American food during our recent visit to Carlsbad so Italian sounded perfect. This place has got it down. We started with the Bruschetta con Prosciutto e Bufala, fabulous! I ordered the...More

Thank BellaTwist
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Can’t give this place a perfect score because it wasn’t perfect, but it was VERY good and certainly worth a visit when you’re in Carlsbad Village. Our pasta entrees were very good and the wine-by-the-glass options were amazingly broad.

Thank Foodie021
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Very good Italian food with excellent service in a casual elegant setting. The fresh pasta is excellent and so are the risotto dishes. Ask for a table outside - there are heaters for later in the year - as the inside can get a little...More

Thank Nora G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2943 State St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2337
    (Carlsbad Village Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-434-2500
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