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Venice Pizza House

) #495 of 3,870 Restaurants in San Diego $$ - $$$ Italian, Pizza
3333 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104-1418
+1 619-283-2333
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
3333 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104-1418
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time there. The pizza was really good, the crust was thick and crunchy. We ha the house special and the and the meat lovers. We were with another couple who had been there before. The server was so friendly unfortunately I...More

Thank _jonchaf
Reviewed March 3, 2017

The wait for pizza is awhile but, I really like the way its cooked and such thick crusted dough. The pineapple are fresh and the ham is smoking hot. And the tomato and the sauce is and have a fresh tomato sauce handmade. The pizza...More

Thank LaTanya H
Reviewed January 23, 2017

After one bite of pizza, you can tell why this "pizza joint" has been around as long as it has. When I went to find this restaurant, I was very surprised that it was so low on the Trip Advisor list, then I realized that...More

Thank Heidi C
Reviewed October 20, 2016

This little hole-in-the-wall has been around since 1954, serving fantastic Italian food. Cordon Bleu pizza: chicken, ham, swiss and parmesan cheeses, then ladle on some fresh, made-to-order alfredo sauce. Holy cow! Best pizza EVER. Family owned, great service, nice casual atmosphere. I don't know what...More

Thank Mickey M
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a legend in San Diego visited it for the first time over 20 years ago the food was excellent went back last year it got remodeled and the food still awesome

Thank TLzuniga
Reviewed August 3, 2016

They've been around since I was a kid, and I'm 63. This food they care about making, not an instant pizza place.

Thank john g
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Came here after church down the street. Our friends have been coming here for 30 years... wow! The pizza, especially the Cordon Bleu....was AMAZING!! The waiter was new, and kept blowing it....poor guy, we were nice though....

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We went to Venice Pizza House using a Groupon coupon while on vacation in San Diego as a family. We are very picky when it comes to Italian food. Many so-called "great" Italian restaurants we have gone to recently have had flavorless food (maybe due...More

Thank family f
Reviewed April 22, 2016

You need to know that this restaurant has been in the same place with the same owner since the 50's. I never visited in the 50's so I do not know what it was like, but today it is a very comfortable, friendly venue for...More

Thank LosAbuelos
Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is an unpretentious family run place in an older neighborhood. You don't come here for fancy decor, you come here for mouthwatering, memorable Italian-American Food. These are some really great recipes done to perfection: pizza, antipasto salads, lasagna. I can make 'em like that...More

Thank Time2EAT2
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Do you have any crust made without gluten?
January 30, 2015|
Response from Cry619gar |
Yes we do and pasta as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3333 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104-1418
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-283-2333
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