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Situated on the water in the Oceanside Harbor, Dominic's is an ideal place to enjoy the sun, the boats, and a menu of Italian food. While Dominic's specialty is their hand tossed pizza, their entrees are very popular, ranging from New Zealand mussels sauteed with marinara sauce and tortellini al pesto to veal parmigiana and penne rustico. Dominic's pizza includes a selection of gourmet offerings such as roasted garlic chicken, Margarita , and Dominic's Special Pizza, as well as the create-your-own variety. Dominic's is open seven days a week from 11am. The beautiful harbor scenery is a charming addition to the food and drink, and people watching is always a great diversion.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Wine Bar, Italian, Pizza
FEATURES
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in while at the harbor for lunch. Wow, so glad we did. The pizza is so fresh & light, truly a delish lunch for our 40th anniversary.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank karenhB3777MW
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped in for coffee and gelato, the amaretto gelato was very nice. Not too sweet, creamy and tasty. The coffee was average. The outdoor patio was nice to relax while eating. The staff and owner are very nice, great experience.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank christine l
Reviewed October 5, 2019 via mobile

I ordered fettuccine Alfredo with half my pasta in plain butter. I got half my pasta with marinar sauce and the other half with ari garlic butter sauce and a side of Alfredo sauce. Translation, I left hungry because the marinar sauce ruined the entire...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank monas929
Tore T, Manager at Dominic's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2019

monas929, I am so sorry that we did not meet your expectations. I would like to know more about your experience. It doesn't sound like it was a difficult request, and also it could of been remade, If you would like to contact me at...More

Reviewed September 18, 2019 via mobile

The wife and I ate here yesterday. An early dinner to avoid the crowd. It was a beautiful afternoon so we sat outside, also because we believe it was the owners family were dinning inside and they were quite loud. We were greeted and seated...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank BCRON
Reviewed September 3, 2019

We almost always go here once when visiting the area. Just really good pizza. Tried the coconut shrimp appetizer. Gone in minutes. Not impressed with their Italian wedding soup though.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 321gayleh
Reviewed August 27, 2019 via mobile

We ate the meat lovers pizza, it was awesome. The food was great but the staff took the cake. From the greeting at the door to the hand shake on the way out. Completley made to feel like family. Plus the view is incredible especially...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank David D
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

Great location. Nice view of harbor if u come at sunset. Food is solid but not spectacular. Have had better and have had worse. We got seabass which was noce size portion. Tasted pretty good. Lobster ravioli was ok sauce was just avg. chicken alfredo...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Markandjennie
Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

Nice spot, right on the harbor, that draws you on with the scent of Italian foods. Unfortunately we were disappointed in the food. The lasagna my husband tried was worse than a cheap boxed lasagna with little flavor, the marinara is flavorless, the ceaser salad...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Heather V
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

My wife took me there for my birthday July 1. Very crowded, but we got seated quickly. The salmon Genovese was outstanding!! Fabulous pesto sauce, grilled vegetables &, pomadoro 🍝 pasta. Our only complaint was that they were out of the first 7 wines we...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Elk H
Reviewed June 8, 2019

The first time I came here I was afraid the quality of the food would not be good because of the location in a touristy destination. Boy, was I wrong! The food is great, the Chicken Fantasia is fabulous, as well as the Penne and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Debra J
July 5, 2017|
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Response from Tore T | Property representative |
yes we offer gluten friendly options, and we have a gluten free pizza crust. We are not a gluten free kitchen, but do try our best to not have any cross contamination.
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waldo1
August 31, 2016|
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Response from Tore T | Property representative |
Yes, free parking in various small lots around us. up to 2 hours before 6.pm. Free Parking adjacent to us all day.
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