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Vigilucci's Cucina

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$30 - $30
CUISINES
Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Monday-Thursday 4-7 pm Friday Sunday 4-6 pm at the bar only. not available on holidays
Calamari Alla Luciana
Sautéed baby calamari with garlic and white wine in a spicy tomato sauce.
6.50
Carciofini Al Forno
Oven-roasted artichoke hearts filled with garlic, parmigiano and provolone.
7.00
Polpette Di Carne
Homemade‎ 100% prime beef meatballs, braised in vigilucci’s tomato sauce.
6.00
Calamari Fritti
Baby calamari lightly fired and served with marinara
6.25
Insalata Vigilucci
Baby mixed greens tossed in a balsamic binaigrette and garnished with gorgonzola cheese.
4.00
Patatine Al Tartufo
Truffle oil French fries
6.00
PASTAS‎
Fettuccine Alfredo
7.50
Spaghetti Aglio E Olio Con Peperoncino
7.00
Linguine Marinara
7.00
Fettuccine Alla Bolognese
8.50
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a reservation for 3 for Thanksgiving dinner, were seated promptly and very well attended to by the staff. We all ordered from the Thanksgiving special menu and the turkey and dressing was better than mine has ever turned out. Wonderful meals, awesome desserts,...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we visit Carlsbad we always go to this restaurant and have been going to it for years. An outstanding Italian restaurant

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank jwitt001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We checked out their Seafood restaurant on the Ocean and found out the Cucina restaurant was more of a pasta restaurant. All we can say that the food, wine and service were first class. I think they have the best Italian wine list in So...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank DebDaveS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived slightly early for our reservations and was greeted with a smile and was quickly accommodated. We shared a Caesar salad which was served full leaf. My wife had the diver scallops on linguine. Our server said it is their best seller and if...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank guyfritzjr
Reviewed November 1, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed a great evening dining al fresco at this quaint restaurant. The pastas were freshly made on site and the service was impeccable. The wine list was also great and the waitstaff made great recommendations.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Stuart D
Reviewed October 31, 2019 via mobile

I can’t remember a better Italian meal in this area. This is an old school, seasoned Cucina Italiana. The staff has been there for years, which says a lot about the way it’s run. It’s a famous restaurant name in the area and rightly so....More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank CliveWatkins
Reviewed October 26, 2019 via mobile

Always the best Italian restaurant when I visit San Diego, visited Oceanside outlet a few times. 1st time at this branch.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank hungjuinjie
Reviewed October 24, 2019 via mobile

Great meal, huge portions and attentive friendly staff Time to enjoy the setting, inside or outside, and plenty of heaters if required

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Graham B
Reviewed October 8, 2019

Note that there are two Vigilucci's in Carlsbad. The other is a steak and seafood place - this one is Italian. Vigilucci's Cucina Italiana is on State St in Carlsbad Village. We enjoyed some nice outdoor seating, cool and pleasant, although it was pretty dark...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank jpmcdonough
Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

Excellent Italian food and service is par excellent! Food is delicious - I ate spaghetti carbonara and my palate was humming! It’s a great place for happy hour appetizers-but seating at bar is limited.

Date of visit: April 2019
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