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Italianissimo Trattoria

323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
+1 619-651-1457
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“house salad” (3 reviews)
“peas” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
323 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910-3910
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1 - 10 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

authentic Italian food in a beautiful setting. well worth the time to try this excellent restaurant, do yourself a favor and give this place a try.

1  Thank brad106
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: - Fantastic arugula salad with strawberries, goat cheese, and lime vinaigrette - Pollo Lemon has the most amazing sauce! - Gnocchi Pesto had awesome pesto - Our waiter, Gabri, was attentive and took great care of us Cons: - Caprese Salad was only okay...More

2  Thank ShutterbugSage
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was impressive and helpful. Bread was very good. House wine sucked....really was terrible. Food was okay nothing to write home about.

1  Thank Slpope03
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great resturant for Italian food.. my friends tried the advertised ribeye special... they ordered medium.. the steak arrived well done.. as in well done and for the shriveled 12oz steak each paid $34. My pasta was perfect as were our salads , the bread and...More

Thank kiwilelei
Reviewed 23 May 2017

As always the restaurant is inviting, the staff is friendly without being intrusive, and the atmosphere is wonderful.

1  Thank wbsnider69
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

What a find! We stopped in for lunch and had an extremely pleasant time. Food was on point and the service was super. Wonderful management, we will absolutely be back again when we are in Chula Vista.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I took my wife to the Italianissimo Trattoria on 3rd street in Chula Vista the other night and had a nice experience. The only bad part about going to Italianissimo is that you have to pay for parking if you can find it. Chula Vista...More

1  Thank grandslamhomer
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This small but very nicely decorated restaurant is family owned and operated. They make genuine traditional meals that have a family twist to them. Very good service and the food is very flavorful. Would and have recommended this place to friends. Suggest that t is...More

1  Thank James B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

After a long day at the zoo we were hungry. Driving by we spotted this nice little restaurant. After asking if they had gluten free options, which they had, we decided to dine. The serving staff had strong accents but were really friendly and very...More

1  Thank butcherboy89
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We have been to this restaurant twice now, on someone's recommendation.... and it has been stellar both times. It is definitely Italian, with great food, great wine, and an Italian ambience. I would love to keep going back just to try more of the really...More

1  Thank Penfor
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Minette R
Is there a private area where we can hold a business meeting for 8 people?
22 August 2016|
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Response from Cindy Z | Property representative |
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
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:01 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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