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La Taverna

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927 Silverado St., La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
+1 858-454-0100
Today
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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Tucson, Arizona
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We visited La Jolla earlier this month for five days. We visited in June as well since it is a short distance from Tucson and the cool ocean breezes are a welcome relief from summer heat. The prices at most good restaurants in this town are a little steep. But we have found a tiny restaurant called La Taverna off... More 

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Thank Judith W
California
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74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

This place feels authentic.. from the waiter to the quazi warm table red wine, to eating pasta dishes before salads, it reminded me of when I was in Italy. Has a really warm feeling here. On Thursdays they also have a 5 course meal for only $25!

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Thank PuraVidaAmigo
Gilbert, Arizona
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86 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

This quaint little Tuscan restaurant is a real gem! We got lucky and stopped in on a Thursday night while staying in La Jolla for a few days. Tue. and Thurs. they offer, along with their regular menu, a prix-fixe 5-course menu. Each course has a selection of two or three items you can pick from. My husband and I... More 

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Thank nhunteraz
Murrieta, California
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

La Taverna is a wonderful little hole in the wall that I truly enjoyed. I ordered "The La Jolla" which was excellent. All the food that was brought out to the table looked great. We had a large party so it was a bit tight and not recommended for large parties. But a great place for a party of 2... More 

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1 Thank MsSheila2014
La Jolla, California
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

This tiny Tuscan restaurant features an authentic menu, a limited wine list, and prix-fixe dining a couple of nights a week. A neighborhood gem.

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Thank AldisBrowneIII
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

Portions are nice size the Caesar salad you can easily share great place great service a must go for Italian pasta la Jolla was superb

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Thank mprice68
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014

While touring So. California we stumbled upon this place. Very small and they were having a Tuscan special that night. Five courses for a reasonable price! We all ordered the special and got different things--everything was delicious and served by a friendly waiter. It was not crowded (Tuesday night) so we felt like we were dining in a private room.... More 

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La Jolla, California
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69 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2014

Noticed I had not reviewed them since 2/2012. Been there at least twice in 2013 and at least 3 times in 2014. Have had the same waitress, who is from Brazil, and she does a great job. I usually get the price fixe meal and take some home. Rhonda gets an entree and takes some some. Another one of our... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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103 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2014

I have never eaten is a restaurant this small. 7 tables inside, 4 outside... thats it! Unbelievable, but it makes for an intimate dining experience. Service was prompt and friendly from the moment I arrived. The menu has a nice selection of salads, pasta, chicken, and some seafood. I dined on a Monday evening, which is Tuscan night!! A five... More 

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San Diego, California
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014

Local favorite! Monday and Thursday nights have a 5 course meal for $25 each, GREAT deal and incredibly delicious Italian cuisine. European fell inside and cute outside patio. We go once a month...sometimes more often. The 'Deal Me In Today' coupon gets you $35 worth for $20.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 927 Silverado St., La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-0100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?