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866 Eastlake Pkwy Ste 210, Chula Vista, CA 91914-4541 (Miller)
+1 619-216-8660
Thursday
Closed
Hours:
Mon 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 21:00
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San Diego, California
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

A great place to go if you are interested in authentic Italian cuisine. The wine cellar is tremendous. Amazing live music in a familiar adult scene. The owner a chef come to your table to converse greet you. Good happy hour too! Come and enjoy.

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Thank SantiagoChago
Ocean Park, Washington
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

We stopped here for dinner. It was our first time. Our party had a great dinner and got out the door with a small check for 4. I would reccomend this place to my friends and family.

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Thank jobnot
San Diego
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191 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

I went here for a colleague dinner and although I've heard great reviews about this restaurant, I would have to say that I was disappointed. The house merlot was just ok, and I would say not as great as most of the chain restaurants that I have visited. They would do better to select a new brand perhaps? The calamari... More 

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Thank littled6607
Chula Vista, California
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

This is a great restaurant for a relaxing and delicious dining experience. We have gone with friends and as a couple - the food does not disappoint. The staff are attentive and not overwhelming.

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Thank rtraveler2013
Chula Vista, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

This restaurant is a little treasure in Eastlake Chula Vista they have a beautiful patio so you can eat inside or outside all food is excellent seafood and Italian; their appetizers including crispy fried calamari, as well as freshly baked bread with olive oil and vinegar which was excellent!. The decor and ambient is amazing; this place is easy to... More 

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Chula Vista, California
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

Ordered to go and the food was great. They directed me to the bar for the order to be taken and the bartender was very knowledgeable of the menu and very nice. Order was fulfilled in a reasonable time.

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Thank Nelia M
Fountain Hills, Arizona
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

we came there with friends, service was friendly, very fast paced Italian restaurant, food was good, we all had the usual. Mine was the Sea Food Medlee, which was good. Prices were very reasonable for what we got. Wine by the glass, which is great - can recommend this for family, or friends casual dinning

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Thank dieteraz
San Diego, California
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

The ambiance was nice. Despite reviews being favorable, the place was empty which should have given us a clue. First we ordered an Italian wine that they ended up not having. We ordered a second choice, they brought us something close, but not quite right. I ordered the filet gorgonzola and my husband the fish. My meat came out under... More 

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Thank OutToSee98
Chula Vista, California
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

The location is ideal for south bay, bar, tables setting is just right. Food has always been very good. The outside Patio sitting perfect for a San Diego weather afternoon. The piano music in evenings complements the place. Greta service

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Thank NativeMextraveler
Coronado, California
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346 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015

Start by buying an extra package of Tums from a nearby store, then cancel other plans -you will be there a while. The food has its moments, but mostly the qualities are not worth the hours of indigestion that follow. Service is generally fair at best, don't expect your order to come quickly. That would be less of a problem... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 866 Eastlake Pkwy Ste 210, Chula Vista, CA 91914-4541
    (Miller)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-216-8660

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?