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Italianissimo Trattoria

323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
+1 619-651-1457
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cioppino” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here a number of times during the year and have yet to be disappointed. My wife had the Cioppino which was excellent and more than she could eat. She recommended that it had more garlic. I had the Vitello which was superb....More

Thank jackstras
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a beef dish that sounded great (can't remember the name, unfortunately) but ended up being essentially beef stew. Was okay, but nothing special. Decor is nice. Not "wowed" like I expected to be based on other reviews. Maybe I just ordered a dish that...More

Thank DaveDawson888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Us, our son and 3 couples (closest) friends went here to celebrate our 35 anniversary. Wine, hors d'oeuvres, dinner and desert was great. The wait staff was on top of it. Very diverse menu, not just spaghetti, lasagna, pasta... you find at some other Italian...More

Thank Walter D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The menu had so many wonderful options it was very hard to pick one! Had the spinaci salad to start, pollo valdostano for my entree and homemade cannoli for dessert. It was amazing, and cannot wait for my next trip to try the gnocchi!

Thank Heather Y
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This restaurant is run by Italians and the food is amazing. Great choice beautifully cooked and presented. The staff are attentive and friendly, if you love Italian food this is the best we've had in the US.

1  Thank ScalcoFamily
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is such a great restaurant, ALL the food options are delicious as well as the beverage selection. I asked for something sparkling and they offered some wine that was not on the menu that was really good. You won't be disappointed. Don't skip dessert.

1  Thank Gabriela D
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I've reviewed this little gem in the South Bay on Yelp .Simply put the best food in town . It's like you are in Italy 🇮🇹.We just went in August of 2017 for my wife's birthday.What ever you chose is literally the best choice on...More

1  Thank Sam V
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite Italian restaurant *including those in Little Italy*. We bring out of towners here & they always rave about it. Wonderful seafood & veal. If osso bucco is on the menu you're in luck!

1  Thank Susan91910
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Wonderful, varied, menu. Great wine list. Excellent service We stayed quite late and were not rushed (they were not crowded.)

2  Thank Tom M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a meal close to my hotel and fortunately found this restaurant. It a nice quaint place and I was greeted with friendly service. The waiter was excellent and very helpful in going over the menu and making recommendations. I tried something...More

1  Thank ElCid83
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Minette R
22 August 2016|
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You can call us at (619) 651-1457 and we will be able to provide you with the accommodations we have available! Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:01 PM - 8:30 PM
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: 323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-651-1457
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