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Dominic's Italian Restaurant

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268 Harbor Dr S, Oceanside, CA 92054-1037
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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verde valley
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nothing too special about this place except of course for the harbor. otherwise, there are a number of better Italian places inland such as Fratelli's. the lasagna was OK again nothing special. the portions seemed a little small too. my young bride had the spaghetti carbonara - i noticed her putting on a lot of parmigiana cheese and red peppers... More 

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Vista, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I tried this place through Groupon and very pleased with it. The food, portions and service are good.

1 Thank CelinaCM
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stopped by here during our visit to Oceanside. The savory smells called us in. I had the Insalata Mediterranean which was filled with lots of goodies. My husband had the meat lover's pizza which he raved about and had leftovers for a few days. We will definitely visit here again.

1 Thank Locatina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We met a friend here that we hadn't seen in over ten years and had a wonderful time re--living fond memories. I had read that the pizza here was excellent, and I wasn't disappointed. Two of us ordered individual, made-to-order pies, and both were very good. My husband had the lasagna, which he said was excellent - and more than... More 

1 Thank waldo1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I definately had high expectations after reading all prior reviews. Breads ticks were the best I've ever had, and the pizza was wonderful. Plenty of toppings and cheese. Craft beer selection was plentiful and as someone who doesn't normally like beer I was able to ask for a sample of a raspberry wheat ale and ended up really liking it.... More 

1 Thank Kathryn F
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there with a groupon or ? coupon - I was glad for the discount because it was not real good. Food was so-so and it's a shame because there isn't many good Italian restaurant in this area. - I wouldn't go again

Thank cynthiaw581
La Verne, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must stop when your visiting Oceanside. The food is excellent. Theirs not a dish that I've tried that I don't love. The owner is frequently there and will come greet you at your table. If you have a dietary need , they are experts at making a dish that not only meets your diatary criteria, but will also taste... More 

1 Thank Lulim77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Great view, staff, food! You can dine inside or outside on the fenced in patio. Great sunsets from your seat.

Thank Laina R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

They had space for my 30 plus parents and kids for the soccer team bonding dinner. Food and service were excellent. They split our checks per player number efficiently and without any errors. Food came out pretty quickly and we were out of there about an hour and half. Thank you to the staff for putting up with our noisy... More 

Thank Diana P
Corona, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Great place for pizza and beer. We enjoyed sitting on the patio to people watch and view the harbor. Beer was cold,children's menu available and reasonable. I will return!

Thank Jimeedee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 268 Harbor Dr S, Oceanside, CA 92054-1037
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: 7607541881
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.

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