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Italianissimo Trattoria

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323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:01 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for Dinner, as usual the service was impeccable,my wife ordered the dayl special Risotto Pescadore,excellent,myself Fetucini Alfredo,delicious . Highly recommend Italianissimo,for quiet meal.

Thank Ruben2445
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Very authentic. You will not be disappointed. Pasta is exceptional. Meat and fish dishes are also very good and the pizza is a gem.

1 Thank Octavio M
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am a frequent client, love their food, ambiance and personal service. The owner is there greeting you and waiters know your name. Great wine selection !😊

1 Thank L1613FSmartinb
Pordenone, Italy
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31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I frequently travel in US for both business and leasure with my family, and always enjoy trying Italian restaurant abroad. Italianissimo is one of the best I found and for sure the best in the San Diego area. Real Italian food, great variety of Italian wines, Italian chef and Emanuele is so friendly and professional. In a 2 days stay... More 

1 Thank StefanoITALY-PN
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent Italian food, service is great and the prices a reasonable.I have returned on 3 different occasions and haven't had any negative experiences.

1 Thank Elbararo
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77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Tried this restaurant after seeing on trip advisor. 4 of us and we all loved our meals from appetizer to dessert. Great service from friendly servers Will return.

1 Thank NRosenbaum
Upland, California
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

First, it was so nice to hear Italian being spoken by both customers and people working there. The food was phenomenal! Loved our salads, entrees, and desserts. Win, win, win! Terrific service, too. There were so many things on the menu I wanted to try that I can't wait to go back. I ended up with lamb shank and my... More 

1 Thank 6th_Teacher
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Thinking we would be reviewing great Mexican food in Chula Vista, here I am raving about Italian. The food was amazing and the portions generous. Tasty, fresh and reasonably priced. Recommend. Easy.

1 Thank Greg S
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Homemade pasta, individual preparations, taste calamari and of course the stuck up waiter which lead to a memorable mean

1 Thank Phillip T
Chula Vista, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

We loved our food. can't remember too much its been a few months. Waitress was an older lady, a bit on the dry grouchy side but knew the menu well. I think it was the owner that came and asked us how everything was when we were getting ready to leave. Explained it was our first time and that we... More 

1 Thank stella h

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:01 pm - 8:30 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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: 619-651-1457

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?