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Filippi's Pizza Grotto


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Pizza
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews spaghetti antipasto salad pizza bread italian sausage san diego fit for a king huge portions prices are very reasonable blue cheese service was great strip mall escondido entrees leftovers
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go here infrequently but the food is always consistently great. Service is perfect when seated. Wait can get long and waiting room is tiny so is the front of the restaurant. Not too fancy but not a dive either. Like a nice pizza place...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JetSkiRacr1
Reviewed 9 February 2019

3rd visit, each visit further enhances my dream to return. Great food, great service. Fair prices. Limited parking is only complaint.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sgtusmc67
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Haven’t been here in a few years and, it’s still great. We came on a Wednesday night and it was still busy. The service was great and the food was delicious. Had to take for leftovers. We will return when back in town.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SherryR310
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I don’t know how they do it! This Filippi’s in Temecula is as good as the downtown San Diego one!! My mom & I go every week & the employees take time to get to know you. Cheese pizza all the way!! That’s all we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

The food is good, the portions are large, and the service is great! This restaurant is one of several in Southern California. We use to go to the one in Escondido and order their "Fit For A KING" pizza which was outstanding! For some reason...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank royd722
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Had read about Filippi’s in San Diego’s Little Italy. Just have never made it all the times I’ve been in SD. Our waitress was incredible: bubbly, helpful, and there when needed. We had the antipasto salad to begin and it was huge and delicuous. We...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ChinaLake1
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Filippi's Pizza Grotto is an old school Italian at its best. The food is delicious and the portions are big. We had the small Antipasto salad and it could serve 4 adults easy. Their pasta and meatballs are great and huge portions. Service is great...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This was a nice little Italian restaurant tucked into a strip mall. Food was good and the service was great!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MaryDfromChicago
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

While visiting my son and his family we decided to go to Little Italy in San Diego for dinner. Fillipi’s was recommended by another member of our family who had lived in the area. As we were looking at the restaurant we discovered that there...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank richardcU1943UE
Reviewed 18 July 2018

A favorite stop for many years. Absolute bargain for weekday early bird dinners til 5:30 around $10 Have multiple favorite dishes here, large antipasto salad is an excellent meal for 2. Their 'feast' is another bargain meal that will feed 3-4 people for around $21...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Response from JESSVANPELT | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know! Give them a call!
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Response from GkB27 | Reviewed this property |
They have a San Diego location. Might be closer to go eat there.
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