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Spirito's Italian Diner

2508 El Camino Real, 2508 El Camino Real, 92008-1203, Carlsbad, California, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1203
+1 760-720-7111
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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2508 El Camino Real, 2508 El Camino Real, 92008-1203, Carlsbad, California, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1203
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend had told us about Spiritos and how it had been featured on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives by Guy Fieri . It is not fancy but a neighborhood kind of place. Lots of people were picking up pizzas as we waited for our own...More

1  Thank RetiredHawkeye
Reviewed 3 February 2018

After reading several other reviews, we, my wife, myself and a friend, decided to try Spirito's. Our friend had recommended it based on word of mouth. We were very surprised by the quality of the food. I had the lasagna, my wife had the ricotta...More

1  Thank Sagres96
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We arrived before the dinner crowd, so we had no problem finding a table. We had eaten here last time we visited Carlsbad so we knew exactly what we wanted;lasagna,salad and garlic bread.Friendly service and delicious food is what we experienced.

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The new “chain restaurants in the mall” were 45 minute wait so we went across the street to try Spirito’s. Yes, you have to walk up to the counter to order, but it is definitely worth it. Great, authentic, Italian food - with some great...More

1  Thank cheesypapa
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We had a Friday night diner at Spirito's. The decor is very plain with about ten tables. The do a very good take-out business. It's one of those places where you place your order, pay and they give you a number to display on your...More

2  Thank Gordon C
Reviewed 1 December 2017

My husband and I travel to Carlsbad about 4-5 times a year. Spirito's is our main stop on each trip and sometimes twice if we stay long enough. We have tried various meals on the menu and they are all great but our top pick...More

1  Thank buyer1423
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Looking for a casual Italian dinner and someone recommended this place. It's a small place with casual dining feel located next to the CVS/Vons. There are specials on the roll out paper on the wall. Many items to choose from serving salad, soup, pasta and...More

1  Thank twinmom8
Reviewed 16 November 2017

My most recent experience at Spirito's was the last time I will dine in for the following reasons: - loud, cramped atmosphere - walk up to order and pay, like a fast food joint but not fast food prices - policy to give large group...More

1  Thank dayn16
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

You can dine in but it's pretty small. Big portions and very tasty. Be sure to check out the daily specials.

Thank copejenney
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We saw this Italian diner feature on tv and decided we would give it a try since the owner is from NJ, as are we, and we appreciate good Italian food available there. The pizza is the very best on the west coast if you...More

1  Thank Andrew J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2508 El Camino Real, 2508 El Camino Real, 92008-1203, Carlsbad, California, Carlsbad, CA 92008-1203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-720-7111
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