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“amazing location nice food” 4 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 #13 of 259 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Seafood
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Good for: Entertaining clients, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Tamarack Ave.
Rugby, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“amazing location nice food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

we went with friends last week as they are regulars here, we had shared starter platters and a main each. I had the steak it was lovely, I thin kthe wine is a little overpriced - we are from UK and even we do not pay $18 per glass!
But nevertheless we had a gorgeous meal one which i will never forget thanks

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Indian Wells, California
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
“Somewhat surprised”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

I had the opportunity to lunch here last year and was unimpressed by my pasta and sauce. I think it was just my choice and not a quality issue. We had dinner here and the food was excellent. My companion said it was the best Cioppino ever. I had prime rib and it was perfectly prepared with a very attractive and generous vegetable presentation and excellent pasta in an olive oil based sauce. I hate al dente pasta but as a result of this meal, I may change my mind! Service was fine although never saw much of waitress after we received our order. Didn't need to fortunately!

Visited March 2013
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
308 reviews 308 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 119 cities Reviews in 119 cities
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
“Great food and service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013 via mobile

Our whole party enjoyed their meals. Bread was warm, veggies cell prepared, polenta tasty. It helped that our server was handsome with an accent as well. Elegant atmosphere. Great service throughout meal.

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Golden, Colorado
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Just Average”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

Party of five, everyone ordered differently, nothing outstanding. Location is nice, atmosphere is nice, waiter was good, but taste of the food was just average.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Minnesota
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Wonderful special occasion dinner”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

The food was excellent, very well prepared,and beautifully presented. We had a terrific server, who accommodated our special requests. I had the risotto special, with blue nosed sea bass-- superb! This was a celebration dinner in honor of our granddaughter's engagement, and the whole evening was perfect. The filet mignon was cooked to perfection, and extremely tender. Both pasta dishes got rave reviews as well. We will definitely return, perhaps for lunch, to enjoy the ocean view.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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