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Davanti Enoteca

1655 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2515
+1 619-237-9606
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“focaccia” (43 reviews)
“polenta” (34 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1655 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2515
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing brunch on the patio. The service, atmosphere, and food was perfect! Davanti Enoteca is now on my "must visit" list when in San Diego.

Thank S M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First, we felt accosted as we were walking by and pretty much pulled into the restaurant. Once inside it felt awkward to leave, but we should have. The food was not very good and tasted out of a can. The service was so so and...More

Thank legsbell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped for a drink and appetizers at Davanti. We had calamari and roasted peppers with aioli sauce while seated at the bar. The peppers were outrageous. Some were hot and some were not! The bartender, Mike, made the experience that much...More

Thank EnjoyLifeToday214
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

With so much competition in Little Italy U have to be very good to survive - Davanti’s will be here forever..... The focaccia is unbelievably good & pizza as good if not better than Italy.... I was very impressed - my second visit in a...More

Thank Z6343VCjohnh
Reviewed 1 November 2017

There are loads of restaurants on the same block of Little Italy--I picked this one because of nice outdoor tables. Ir was about 4 pm and the happy hour specials of discounted small plates and drinks was underway. Spaghetti, special meatballs, Aperol spritz, calamari all...More

Thank Ravenspadre
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

It can be intimidating deciding where to eat in this area as everywhere is so busy and looks great. We sat outside on the patio here which was lovely to be out in the atmosphere. We had the Italian sausage pizza which was fantastic, beautiful...More

Thank Cali C
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Just yesterday we recommended Davanti to a visitor, but surprisingly our supper tonight did not live up to our previous visits. Thewhite sangria was light and great, a promising first touch. The scampi pasta came next, light, delicious, perfectly seasoned, pasta nicely al dente. But...More

Thank unhappytraveller123
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It was my first time at Davanti Enoteca and I was impressed with the ambience of the restaurant. My party of five were seated outdoors in the back of the restaurant where the decorative lights were all lit up beautifully trimming the live tree. We...More

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant could be our absolute favorite in Little Italy - except for the $12-15 price for a glass or wine I can buy by the bottle less than the price of a glass. I suppose it's to gouge the tourists, but we live here....More

Thank 261billh
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Went in for lunch and ordered off the lunch menu. Was very surprised to receive as much food as we did. More dinner size portions. On top of it all the food was amazing! Service was great! Thanks guys!

Thank 2016CS
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Mary S
27 October 2017|
Response from Phyllis54 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am only reading your question today. We usually left our car parked at our hotel and walked throughout Little Italy. However, we did find parking on the side streets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1655 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2515
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-237-9606
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