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Located in the heart of Hillcrest and voted best Italian restaurant in San Diego many years in a row, Arrivederci saw its first day in 1995 thanks to the Mastellone Family. His philosophy : deliver simple food at a reasonable price with friendly service. Later the group of restaurants will grow with Au Revoir Bistro, Il Postino, Buon Appetito, Piacere Mio, Sorrento,...) Authentic Italian restaurant, Arrivederci, has a casual ambiance, traditional Italian cuisine and an atmosphere that transports you directly to Tuscany, and the middle of Campania! Our Italian homemade cuisine is a perfectly inexpensive recipe, a little bit of tradition, an ounce of modern Italian cooking inspired by different
$20 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Takeout, Parking Available
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Reviewed February 23, 2020 via mobile

Amazing value! Outstanding Italian food, convenient location and exceptional service. The food is five star and it is cheap!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed November 12, 2019 via mobile

So the place has a parking spot right after and they validate for 1h30. Arrivederci is a nice cozy place but cramped. The decor looks decent. Their “salsa” brought with bread is excellent. Food is hit or miss depending on your taste buds. I ordered...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 17, 2019 via mobile

We were staying in the community of Hillcrest, and this was in walking distance. The first night we ate outside party of seven. Everyone loved there entree. The waiters were attentive and atmosphere was great. I had an excellent entree of rigatoni with sausage and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed July 16, 2019 via mobile

I loved the Lasagna. Got the beef option. Very tasty food, I must say. Lovely staff too. Plan to come with a big appetite.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

We had a phenomenal, knock your socks off kind of dinner. We selected Pollo Giardino, Capellini Al Bacio, Capellini Bosco E Mare. We had a reservations and were seated promptly despite it being crowded. We dined here on a Saturday evening and it was packed....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed May 27, 2019

A friend and I met here for dinner mid-week. She suggested it because it was her favorite place and we were celebrating. (It was my first time.) The space is small and intimate, very cozy with "Old World" rustic decor. There is sidewalk seating. (We...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed April 10, 2019

Classical Italian food, good service. , always busy and frenetic. Veal and pasta dishes are excellent Seafood is fresh and delicious. table had fried calamari, veal milenesa, and cioppino. One of best Italian restaurants in san diego. easy validated parking in adjacent lot

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

From the the decor to the staff to the food, an authentic Italian experience and the quality of the food is second to none. I had the Salmon in Unido, the best salmon dish I have ever tasted. A reservation is recommended since they are...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

Great atmosphere and food in the heart of Hillcrest, San Diego. Being Italian, I can be rather picky but this was well worth it.

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

We called this restaurant to ask if they had room for 6 and we were told they did and to head there immediately. Upon arriving, we were told they were setting a table up. 20 min later, a table of 15 walked in and was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Roger C
December 29, 2018|
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Response from 13richardv | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I'm so late answering the question. Yes they do takeout. We've done it frequently.
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