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AL Teatro Panini Grill

1254 3rd Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-4102
+1 619-230-5519
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 13, 2017
“Excellent quality food! European quality for sure”
May 19, 2017
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American, Italian
1254 3rd Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-4102
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

Quaint little sanctuary in downtown San Diego. The best panini's I've had in a long time! To 'my Europeans' and European food lovers: this place truly has quality bread & ingredients, you can eat your heart out!

Thank E S
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic. 50/50 Puccini and Salad enough to fill me for afternoon of walking. Will definitely be back.

Thank Dan K
Reviewed December 29, 2016

I used to work walking distance from this place, every time I went there I was tempted to try their hand made freshly baked pastries, then they would ignore me for a few minutes, and I would leave. I would do that until they learned...More

Thank Normacha
Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Phenomenal paninis !!! Both meat and vegetarian perfect size meal before a performance hurray! Will drive down from Temecula just to eat them again

Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

Delicious Paninis! Hands down some of the best Paninis that I've ever tasted! So toasty and tasty! My parents loved it!Highly recommended!

Thank Maria m
Reviewed January 7, 2016

Some really fantastic paninis, pastries, and people working there. Ducked in for some coffee and a sandwich and sort of fell in love with the place. Huge range of sandwiches and fresh pastries. The staff was really friendly as well. Overall a great experience

Thank Dettwiller
Reviewed October 8, 2013

The best panini of my life. Let me repeat: the best panini of my life. Warm bread wrapped up crisp bacon and mouth-watering cheese in a symphony of flavor that may not be repeated again. This ain't a Panera panini ... this is the real...More

Thank beachykeen17
Reviewed June 22, 2012

This is the place to go if you work downtown at City Hall, and you want great breakfast to go. Amazing pastries, homemade with passion. My favorite are the scones, they all taste like Christmas cookies (crunchy, buttery) with various flavors. I love their specialty...More

2  Thank SageTraveler
Reviewed July 10, 2011

I must admit, the food is excellent, but the service is not good. Almost every time I come in to eat well within their hours of operation, Luisa (or Nancy) says...."I'm sorry, no food now, I'll be closing soon...but come back tomorrow". I've never been...More

Thank gdubblo7
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 am
7:00 am - 3:00 am
7:00 am - 3:00 am
7:00 am - 3:00 am
7:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1254 3rd Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-4102
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-230-5519
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Casual, order at register no table service
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