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Mon, 4/19
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$30 - $30
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Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Gaslamp
0.8 miles from USS Midway Museum
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Reviewed today via mobile

We loved this place. It is a super cute place with indoor and outdoor dining in gas lamp but just outside the really busy area. The food was excellent. Delicious homemade pastas. Everything tasted so fresh. The homemade desserts with espresso were amazing. The people...could not have been nicer. Highly recommend!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had early dinner here today and not only was it delicious, the service was impeccable, friendly, and just all around a great experience!!! I loved the bruschetta.. I wanted a creme brûlée but I was just too full lol.. wishing now I had ordered...it and just brought to hotel ...More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed March 9, 2020

Operacaffe is a quaint restaurant with a nice decor. The servers are friendly and the food is delicious. The La Pera Pazza, salad with pear, watercress, gargonzola, walnuts and honey lemon dressing was excellent and beautifully plated! The chicken parmigiana was delicious too.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

Unassuming quality Italian This is a small quaint restaurant which serves pasta if unusual quality. The subtlety of the truffle oil on the papardelle was perfect. And, as a solo traveller. J was welcomed to a table.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 24, 2020

We arrived at the height of dinner hour and needed to get to a concert. We were greeted by a wonderfully friendly your woman who expedited making a table available. Our server was equally warm and welcoming. And, the food was terrific and quite reasonably...priced.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 12, 2020 via mobile

I had a veggie pizza. It was good. Too bad it took forever for the food to come. Tables around us ordered at the same time and had their checks before we got food.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 12, 2020 via mobile

The best pasta dish I have ever had! The truffle ravioli with cream sauce was heavenly. Service was amazing and a great location. We WILL be back!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 11, 2020

From the greeter to the waiting staff through to the food it was faultless. The portion sizes are huge - so bring an appetite! The downside is that we had no space for dessert! We shared the rice balls to start followed by traditional pasta...dishes. All cooked fresh and beautifully seasoned. Highly recommend this restaurant if you are in the area.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 25, 2019

The pasta here was the best I've ever had, with perfect consistency and was definitely fresh. The gnocchi was also perfect. The service was great and the menu had a lot of options, but not too many. I'd definitely recommend Operacaffe to anyone.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 15, 2019

It was a very quiet night in SD we were here for the night before leaving on a dive trip and were staying close so had to try this out. It was great. We were seated quickly had great service and really tasty food. All...in all a very satisfying meal. At a very reasonable price.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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  • Operacaffe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4