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Primavera Ristorante

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932 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-2610 (9th & 10th)
+1 619-435-0454
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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San Diego, California
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544 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We went to Primavera yesterday. The interior of the restaurant has been renovated. The waiters are no longer in tuxedos, and the china has been replaced. The food is still great as is the service. I had sea bass with a side of pasta, and it was terrific.The menu has been paired dow, but there are still many fine selections.The... More 

Thank baltoro
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Very good restaurant with excellent Italian cuisine. They also will make almost any dish whether on the menu or not. Service was very slow which is why I didn't give it five stars although restaurant was busy. Best Italian food on Coronado.

Thank paul l
Scottsdale, Arizona
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100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We always done here when in town. Great food, nice wine list and superb service. We always ask for Omar to serve us as he is an excellent waiter. The grilled chicken along with the veal chop and all pasta dishes are superb. Good desserts as well. Recently redecorated and not overly noisy which is a big plus!

Thank jra802015
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

I spent the afternoon exploring Coronado and decided to have an early dinner before returning to the City of San Diego. Primavera looked interesting so I dropped in without a reservation. I was treated like a lifelong customer. I ordered the grilled octopus and the Tagliatelle al Frutti di Mare. Both were excellent as was the service. In addition, they... More 

Thank RBinDC2016
Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for good Italian food in Coronado this is the best one. Service is good. Wine list is good. Known for veal shank which is great.

Thank rsantravel
El Paso, Texas
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176 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the spaghetti carbonara and pappardelle . The wine corking fee is $20 per bottle so keep that in mind. Romantic place to go.

Thank chuckawala
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

We dine here every visit to the island. The food and the service are always spot on. It has the best Italian food on the island.

Thank SophiaPhoenix
Newport Beach, California
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

My husband and I dined here for dinner as part of a long weekend in Coronado, celebrating our first wedding anniversary. The restaurant has great atmosphere - it is special and feels upscale without being pretentious. The service was attentive and gracious. The food was fantastic, especially the entrees (the scampi classico was delicious). They also had a well-priced wine... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

I feel like maybe we had an off night. Compared to other restaurants and for the money, I was disappointed. After I read all of the great reviews, maybe our expectations were too high? My caprese salad had been obviously sitting in a fridge for quite some time. The tomatoes were freezing and the balsamic drizzle was hard. The appetizers... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

We enjoyed a lovely authentic Italian meal at this restaurant - both food and wine came up to expectations and we had a very tasty dinner on our first evening in Coronado. would definitely return and recommend.

Thank jayral

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$28 - US$35
Irish, International, Indonesian, Armenian, Italian, Asian, Eastern European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 932 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-2610
    (9th & 10th)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-435-0454
One of San Diego's finest Italian Restaurants located in the heart of Coronado, California, The Primavera Ristorante offers a unique blend of Northern Italian cuisine. Chef Jorge Gonzalez, has been prepares exquisite meals and their house specialty, Osso Buco, has received world-renowned accolades. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the finest in Italian food. The Primavera Ristorante has been awarded "Best Italian Food" in San Diego by the world famous "ZagatSurvey" restaurant guide.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?