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Ottavios Italian Restaurant

12440 Woodside Ave, Lakeside, CA 92040-3018
+1 619-443-2165
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
“focaccia” (3 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
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12440 Woodside Ave, Lakeside, CA 92040-3018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have had good and bad pizzas here but the other night was the worest pizza I have ever had ever. It wasn't lightly charred it was right out burned. What are they doing? I haven't complained yet but will do so tomorrow.. When my 12...More

Thank Charleen J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything on the menu is Great. If you order Pasta, pizza Soup or Salad It.s all Great. And for dessert it has to be Tarimasu. It'.s the BEST ever. Ny favorites are the Spinach salad with Shrimp abd Panchetta and the Shrimp Pizza. They serve...More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A family owned resteraunt with a great ambiance. We love the owners so personable and friendly! Then there's the food.... tonight we had the el Greco salad half feeds 3 easy it has a lemon vinaigrette dressing sweet red bell pepper the creamiest goat cheese...More

Thank kerrym622015
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Worked hard all day and Ottavios topped it off. Calimarie and Mozzarella to start. Then we enjoyed the lasagna spaghetti creamy Alfredo and Sals special penne pasta Finished with Tiramisu Magnifico!!!

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Ottavios is a great family owned Italian Restaurant. I love the baked Rigatoni they mix the red sauce with a cream sauce & then bake it with lots of cheese. My friend likes the Gluten free pizza and the ranch salad dressing is so good....More

1  Thank Renee L
Reviewed April 2, 2017

All their menu items are worthy of sampling. But, if you like "white pizza" you may find theirs as unorthodox, as I did.

Thank JDSnow
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Went there with the girls from my old job, wonderful food. Everything was great, except the girls wanted the lunch buffet and it's only on fridays, we went on Thursday. Otherwise it was excellent

Thank lidofad
Reviewed February 21, 2017

This is my go-to restaurant when I'm craving Chicken Marsala. Its the best! You can order off the dinner menu at lunch time, just ask. Sign up for their birthday club and get a buy one, get one free deal.

Thank KatB92020
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Wood fired oven! They serve fresh foccacia from the oven on the table as a welcome with olive oil and balsamic for dipping. The pizzas are Sicilian thin and tasty. I'm nt crazy abotu the minestrone but I love Sal's Rigatoni fra Diavolo. Not for...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed January 18, 2017

nice intimate Italian restaurant. Great for a date night! Awesome wine selection and great old fashioned pizza oven.

Thank TrojanmanB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$9 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:00 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 - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12440 Woodside Ave, Lakeside, CA 92040-3018
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lakeside
  • Phone Number: +1 619-443-2165
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