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Taste of Italy - CLOSED

1013 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3309
+1 619-688-0333
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good59%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 Aug 2014
“Great pizza”
1 Jun 2013
“Great food nice lunch on the patio”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1013 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3309
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Reviewed 15 August 2014

We found this place while visiting San Diego and went there for lunch. It was by far the best pizza I have had since leaving Boston. The service was very good and friendly. The people with other menu items looked like they were enjoying them...More

Thank tom A
Reviewed 1 June 2013 via mobile

My first time there it was great. They have lunch specials if you go for lunch. I had the cheese raviolis they were very good it also came with salad & bread. We ordered a cheese bread for appetizer & that was the best part....More

Thank Ashleylynn85
Reviewed 24 March 2013

Flavorful food, fairly fast service. A bit expensive for what it offers. OK for a meal but not memorable.

Thank Wingman_Dan
Reviewed 21 January 2013

Everything about this place is pretty much blah. It's mediocre on every level. The food is, of course, the most important thing to consider, and it's nothing special. It's not the sort of thing I would send back or say was inedible, but it's pretty...More

Thank AndrewN526
Reviewed 26 November 2012

I went here several months back and had an ok dinner. A friend and I went this past Friday night and I walked away with a very pleasant memory. The service was attentive, friendly and timely. We ordered the sauteed mushrooms as an appetizer...quite tasty....More

Thank GLC66
Reviewed 24 June 2010

Made to feel really welcome - nothing was too much trouble. Both our food & wine were excellent - All 3 main courses had an individual unique signature flavour. Only minor disappointment was the coffee which was rather weak but we were not charged for...More

Thank George A
Reviewed 24 March 2010

we've really enjoyed this restaurant. it's right in the heart of hillcrest so there's lots of things to do nearby, but it's not so crowded that we have to wait for a table usually. they have a GREAT selection of pasta sauces that you can...More

Thank emily042
Reviewed 24 March 2010

This little spot is located right in the heart of Hillcrest. They offer a wide variety of Italian foods, every type of pasta and sauce you could want. Their baked pastas are awesome as well as the chicken dishes. This would be a great place...More

Thank jeffbond005
Reviewed 5 January 2010

We vacationed in San Diego from Dec 26 through Jan 2 and ate there twice! First time for lunch...Generous portions for the price! They had a great $7.95 menu! We enjoyed the food so much we came back the next day for dinner! Of course...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2008

A Tate of Italy has gone through a change in ownership and has made some upgrades to its decor. Bravo! The new decor is very nice. The food is still consitently good. The house Chianti is very good. Their pizza pies used to be surprisingly...More

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1013 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3309
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-688-0333
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