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“Fantastic food and beautiful place to watch sunset” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Vigilucci's Seafood and Steakhouse

Vigilucci's Seafood and Steakhouse
3878 Carlsbad Boulevard, Carlsbad, CA 92009
760-434-2580
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Ranked #10 of 259 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Italian, Steakhouse, Seafood
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Good for: Doing business, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Tamarack Ave.
San Diego, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Fantastic food and beautiful place to watch sunset”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

We went to Vigilucci's in January, but I recommend going in the summer so you can watch the sunset on the ocean (it's right across the street from the beach). Food is kind of pricey, but very good. I recommend the salmon--fantastic. Excellent service and beautiful decor. The Vigilucci's in Encinitas is really nice too, but right on a busy street.

Visited January 2013
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Lincoln, NE
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408 reviews 408 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 91 cities Reviews in 91 cities
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
“Great restaurant!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

The concierge at the Park Hyatt Aviara recommended this restaurant to my wife and I. We had a fantastic dinner. The filet mignon was cooked to absolute perfection. The service was excellent as well. It was a tad noisy but the place was packed with diners so the noise is understandable. I'd recommend this restaurant for sure.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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rancho santa fe
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Ocean front with great food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

This is not your usual ocean front eatery. This is real restaurant with seriously good service and food. The right food for the right price. Old school in every way and that is a good thing. A regular for us locals.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Oceanside, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Yummy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Go for lunch. It is not usually as crowded as it is in the evening, the menu is pretty much the same but less expensive.

Visited October 2012
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Alabama
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Great place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012 via mobile

Great service, great food, great view in that order. Ate here and Paon while in Carlsbad, Great meal at both but
This was the best

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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