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Nicolosi's Italian Restaurant

#1,588 of 4,084 Restaurants in San Diego
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Pizza
7005 Navajo Rd, San Diego, CA 92119-1505
+1 619-287-5757
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good34%
  • Average26%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible8%
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“lasagna” (6 reviews)
“cannoli” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
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7005 Navajo Rd, San Diego, CA 92119-1505
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love their lasagna and spaghetti and always the cheesy garlic bread. Today we decided to venture into their pizzas. Jenn was our server. She was very good at her job, but we missed the young man who’d served us several times before (he was...More

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming here to meet about business over lunch for over 9 years at this location. Reliable, good food, attentive service, but today we tried dessert for the first time. Wow! Really worth the calories! Spumoni was an eye opener and the cannelloni...More

Thank KatrinkaSD
Reviewed 6 March 2018

There's a reason that they're on Groupon. Bought a $20 value for $13.50 I though it said good for lunch but once I got there it was only good for the dinner menu. The wife had the Chicken Marsala. She said it was OK but...More

Thank WoHop132
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Use to be my favorite pizza but the last time I was there they hardly put any pepperoni or cheese on the pizza and the crust was soggy. It also use to be my husbands favorite place for lasagna and the last time he ordered...More

Thank lamesan2014
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This restaurant (except for front room sports bar motif) is a step back to its tag line "since 1952". Crispy bread, rich sauces, friendly service, and decor that puts its emphasis on the food.

Thank kehoedds
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Pizza was soggy takeout picked up and straight home so no reason for thgooey crust - plus the sausage had no flavor. Sorry because this was our go to place.

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Our extended family has been coming here for years, even when it was at its former location. We loved the original owner--Sam Nicolosi, and we are equally impressed with his family members that are now running it. We used to just come here straight from...More

Thank CarolFromPL
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Having bought some discounted gift cards at Costco, we chose this Italian restaurant to try, and it was a good choice. The waitress was super friendly and when asked about what to choose off of the menu, she was very honest and provided us with...More

Thank Tempestt C
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The food was good the waitress was very good I ordered eggplant Parmesan my family ordered pizza and we had cannolis for dessert which were amazing

Thank phylrun
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The wait staff is perky, friendly, and happy. We could tell they enjoyed their job and place of business. The photos in the entry let the clientele know that the restaurant is really a family tradition. The Italian food was tasty and not too heavy....More

Thank WatermelonLady
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7005 Navajo Rd, San Diego, CA 92119-1505
    (Jackson Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-287-5757
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