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Bernini's Bistro

7550 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4839
+1 858-454-5013
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“walnut salad” (6 reviews)
“farfalle” (5 reviews)
“lasagna” (10 reviews)
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European, Italian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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7550 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4839
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Very special meals. We had meat as dinner and it was really good. The service was perfect. If you have time to visit la jolla, try this place

Thank denizs80
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Really nice local place. Good food and service. Grest Brussel Sprouts and pizza. Try Fettucini Nero. Nice Tiramasu. Just an excellent place to go.

Thank Timmullenmorse
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Casual bistro in La Jolla ! Very pleasant atmosphere and décor ! Parking is a little crazy - as everywhere in La Jolla but we are glad that we went to enjoy a great dinner ! A special mention to Trevor for his outstanding service...More

Thank Sandy G
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner at this restaurant. Food was very good and our server, Trevor, was very attentive. Loved the short ribs and the pollo picatta. Wonderful ambiance.

Thank Jasmine61
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Casual, but very good Italian home cooking. Happy Hour affords reduced wine prices. Can't beat the homemade pasta and meatballs! Dining inside, outside patio, or at the bar.

1  Thank krweaver
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Came here with my wife for breakfast before leaving La Jolla. This place is a nice off the beaten path place away from the main huddle and bustle of the tourists. The service was great and the servers were very friendly and attentive. Breakfast was...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Came here for a meal and were given a warm welcome as we were shown to our table. A very confident waiter by the name of Sam introduced himself before going through the selection of specials on offer and then taking a drinks order. Whilst...More

Thank Cullen316
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We stopped here to grab a bite after we were at La Jolla Cove. The food was amazing and the presentation was perfect. A bit expensive but worth every dollar!

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 21 March 2016

The salad was great, but the pepperoni pizza was soggy and flavorless. We have eaten here years ago, and we liked the pasta, which we hope is still good.

Thank Ronald T
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

A thoroughly ordinary, bland meal. Staff were courteous but the food was plain, ho-hum. The house specialty lasagne had just a plain tomato sauce, no herbs, little flavor. Pizzas were simple but very light on herbs. No pepper grinder to be seen. We won't be...More

Thank AJB_Ottawa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7550 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4839
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-5013
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