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Marco's Italian Restaurant

1825 E Vista Way, 1825 E Vista Way, 92084-3314, Vista, California, Vista, CA 92084-3314
+1 760-758-1870
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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1825 E Vista Way, 1825 E Vista Way, 92084-3314, Vista, California, Vista, CA 92084-3314
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

We just love this place.... We have been going here for 20 years... and I usually just go with his nightly dinner special. Last week we stopped in with friends and I read through the menu which I usually don't even look at. I chose...More

Thank tpguess
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Marco's has been around for many years and has never disappointed. The food is fresh and very good. The wait staff is professional and very attentive.

Thank Tamera1980
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Mama is always in the kitchen cooking and Joe is at the front door drinking wine and having fun. Been going here for 17 years always consistent, always delicious.

Thank jackandscooter
Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

I've been here several times and it's always great food and great service. I will continue to patron this establishment especially on date night. Thank you Mr. Marco for a great evening.

Thank EdC1986
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

I love this place! Been consistently awesome since I first started going there in 1988. Mom and pop place. Get the special it's sure to be a wonderful experience.

Thank KareHarps
Reviewed March 31, 2016

We went on a Sunday night and it was very busy. The owners seem to know many people making me think that lots of locals eat here. The food was very good, but the service was adequate. Prices were moderate for a family of four.

Thank lucynb
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Let me start by saying that the food here is very good. I lived in Italy for a time and this is only of the places that reflects the Italian food better than most places. It doesn't perfectly align with Italy Italian food but is...More

1  Thank Dustyn W
Reviewed November 26, 2015

Went on a Wednesday night. Took about 10 minutes to be seated. Place was not super busy. Took another 5 minutes to get drink order. Slow service. Really bad acoustics, could hear the parents arguing with their daughter clearly, and the couple with the toddler...More

Thank Joe V
Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

Best homemade italian food in north county!!! This place is just like going to grandmas house for dinner. 40+ years in vista!!

1  Thank Valerie H
Reviewed October 26, 2015

When I first moved here, this place got rave reviews on Yelp, and one bad review which said, "I don't understand all these rave reviews; it tastes like Chef Boyardee." He was right. But if you like bland, Americanized Italian food, you may like this...More

Thank Laurie H
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October 19, 2017|
Response from Wesley A |
There is a wine list. DOC wines on same.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1825 E Vista Way, 1825 E Vista Way, 92084-3314, Vista, California, Vista, CA 92084-3314
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 760-758-1870
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