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Dattilo Ristorante

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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2288 E Florida Ave, Hemet, CA 92544-4749
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hemet, California
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to feel like you are taking a trip to Italy, go to Dattilo. The food is great. Be patient. Fun restaurant.

Thank Neice71
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86 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

I have been going to Datillo's for many years and have had them provide excellent catering service on several occasions. Birthday party with Joe singing to my wife! Food is fresh, cooked and supervised fresh by Maria. Hard working Matriarch of the family. Has been there when many restaurants have come and go! My favorite is the lasagna, and fresh... More 

Thank Joethesailor2014
Menifee, California
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

I don't think the owners know that the daughter/server and her boyfriend have a habit of online attacks against long time customers. I would hope that they would not be ok with that. The original family members probably don't have a clue what their obnoxious daughter is doing online. I have spent many hundreds of dollars in meals from this... More 

Thank kavsq
Hemet, California
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

I have eaten there several times, and the food is great! I especially like their Jerusalem Chicken! All of their food is so authentic and the atmosphere is wonderful. Servers are pleasant and helpful, and the owner comes around and greets guests. Just warm and friendly, with super food!

Thank Ruth M
Hemet, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Joe and Maria are such great hosts in their authentic Italian Restaurant....the bread and pasta are always freshly made each day....I personally love the Chicken Jerusalem and my wife loves the Ravioli.....there is always some great voice serenading the customers....and we always look forward to dessert with their tasty spumoni ice cream cake....This is a great place to escape for... More 

Thank 007Markus007
Hemet, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is a family owned restaurant. Maria, the owner, cooks all the food, bakes the delicious bread & when it's slow she also serves. The food is amazing, genuinely Italian, & that bread is so fantastic! The decor is beautiful, however, it is not a place to go for a quick meal. It is the place to go when you... More 

1 Thank Larry B
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We had a blast! Mama fed us, mama poured our drinks, mama joined in our conversations - it was a delightful few hours. Our friends and us all enjoyed different meals and everything was spectacular. We have a new sheriff in town LOL! Make this place a MUST when visiting Hemet

Thank Sherry M
San Jacinto, California
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72 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

Always enjoy the family atmosphere of this restaurant that has been in the valley for decades. Food is very good. Price average. Closed on Mondays during lunch. Will definitely recommend and return to this wonderful family-owned restaurant.

Thank ksjr2007
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016

Absolutely incredible...The food here is high class authentic home cooked Italian made with love. That's the only way it tastes this way. We love coming here and visiting with the family is a treat as well it reminds us of ours :) The inside takes you away, it's a complete experience.

1 Thank Shawnasi S
Menifee, California
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2016

The food is very good and all homemade from the Dattilo family I love when the owner comes around and sings the place is the best in Hemet... Thank you... Diane A.

Thank dianeadams374

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 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
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2288 E Florida Ave, Hemet, CA 92544-4749
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hemet
  • Phone Number: 951-658-4248

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