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Italianissimo Trattoria

323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
+1 619-651-1457
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“house salad” (3 reviews)
“peas” (2 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
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1 - 10 of 146 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've reviewed this little gem in the South Bay on Yelp .Simply put the best food in town . It's like you are in Italy 🇮🇹.We just went in August of 2017 for my wife's birthday.What ever you chose is literally the best choice on...More

Thank Sam V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my favorite Italian restaurant *including those in Little Italy*. We bring out of towners here & they always rave about it. Wonderful seafood & veal. If osso bucco is on the menu you're in luck!

Thank Susan91910
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful, varied, menu. Great wine list. Excellent service We stayed quite late and were not rushed (they were not crowded.)

1  Thank Tom M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a meal close to my hotel and fortunately found this restaurant. It a nice quaint place and I was greeted with friendly service. The waiter was excellent and very helpful in going over the menu and making recommendations. I tried something...More

Thank ElCid83
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Besides the excellent choices of main courses, the wine choices were excellent and the authentic italian deserts were the real thing. Try the cannoli siciliani for dessert, jlust like my Sicilian neighbor used to make. A little pricey but worth it.

Thank D M
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

It is expensive but the food is good clean bathrooms good service it is a fancy place and if you have kids it's not a good place I recommend LaBella's down the road

Thank Lillian P
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Looking for somewhere quick, casual, and amazing--this is it! Food was fast, staff was friendly, all around great! Ask for David! And don't forget the tiramisu!

Thank Toni B
Reviewed 21 June 2017

authentic Italian food in a beautiful setting. well worth the time to try this excellent restaurant, do yourself a favor and give this place a try.

1  Thank brad106
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Pros: - Fantastic arugula salad with strawberries, goat cheese, and lime vinaigrette - Pollo Lemon has the most amazing sauce! - Gnocchi Pesto had awesome pesto - Our waiter, Gabri, was attentive and took great care of us Cons: - Caprese Salad was only okay...More

2  Thank ShutterbugSage
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Service was impressive and helpful. Bread was very good. House wine sucked....really was terrible. Food was okay nothing to write home about.

1  Thank Slpope03
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Minette R
23 August 2016|
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Response from Cindy Z | Property representative |
You can call us at (619) 651-1457 and we will be able to provide you with the accommodations we have available! Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:01 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-651-1457
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