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Gusto - CLOSED

429 Encinitas Blvd., Hunefeld, Encinitas, CA
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13 Jun 2012
“Among the Worst Italian Restaurants I've Ever Been To”
27 Feb 2012
“Fawlty Towers-like fiasco. Poor service, poor food. Give it a miss.”
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429 Encinitas Blvd., Hunefeld, Encinitas, CA
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Reviewed 13 June 2012

There is really nothing positive to say about this restaurant. The menu is uninspired, the owner was the waiter and spent much of our time complaining to the two cooks whom we unfortunately could see were confused. I had the eggplant, which was something akin...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2012

After reading Tripadvisor reviews and the restaurant's own web site, we made a reservation for dinner. The entire evening was a debacle. We had a reservation and the restaurant was virtually empty when we arrived, but they encouraged us to try the patio (a plastic...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2012

Great Italian food. Good specials. Small and cozy. Personal atttention. Outside patio on summer nights.

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Reviewed 6 February 2011

The Union-Tribune wrote: "This tiny gem of a restaurant has built a loyal following based on fine food at reasonable prices served in a sophisticated atmosphere." Gusto is our favorite Encinitas restaurant exactly for those reasons - we feel we're in Italy when we're dining...More

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  • Address: 429 Encinitas Blvd., Hunefeld, Encinitas, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • E-mail
429 Encinitas Blvd.
CA 92024
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Phone: (866) 547-8209

Phone: (760) 436-8664