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Filippi's Pizza Grotto

1747 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2517
+1 619-232-5094
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lasagna” (241 reviews)
“salad” (133 reviews)
“garlic bread” (53 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1747 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2517
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It broke my heart to see how badly Filipi's has deteriorated. It used to be the best place in San Diego to get a sausage and pepper sandwich. Now you get canned sauce with an overdone sausage and they put green bell peppers on it....More

Thank Garald C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate there for a big family gathering on a Saturday evening. Thank goodness we had a reservation - the place was a zoo! Lots of people told us they thought the pizza was the best on the planet. I️ disagree - good enough, but nothing...More

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got there around 5PM on a Friday. Service was great as well as the food. There was a wait by the time we left. Reasonable prices. Will return!!

Thank 109cynthian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here last while in san diego..Although the service was great the food was not!! My partner ordered the speciality pizza and after himself working in a pizza restaurant here in Ireland for years..he was shocked that the pizza base was a frozen base...More

1  Thank rebeccadoyle12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cannot say enough about how to avoid this place, if you think this is Italian well you are wrong. I know better than to eat at the typical Italian place that has the red checker table cloths but my Mom wanted to give it...More

1  Thank JeffyDi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The cheese was not good, the dough tasted like petroleum, order 2 pies and at 2 pieces and threw the rest away. The pizza is over priced for what you get. Small little pizza for $18

1  Thank keith f
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Just walk in and you are hooked! The aromas coming from the kitchen make your mouth water. We came for lunch with friends and every one of our dishes was delicious! Italian sausage sandwich...yummy as was the pasta with meatballs. Of course, we had to...More

Thank jtdanza
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Fillipi's has been in business since the 1950's. They have a few key items on their menu, and they do them perfectly. The lasagna is perfect and the pizza is great. Don't look for fancy Italian fusion food with new fangled ingredients. You can expect...More

Thank AbqErica
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Both my wife and I loved the food here. It was great home style pasta and was very affordable. Eat here and you won’t be disappointed!

Thank A5613ZDjoem
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Great pizza’s and excellent service in a restaurant behind a shop. From the outside it does not look as a restaurant, surprise when walking through the store!

Thank Piet v
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Marjorie W
10 June 2017|
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Response from njpirate62 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if they do but do have some private label items in the grocery in front
yergalem w
19 July 2016|
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Response from dany0802 | Reviewed this property |
19 June 2016|
Response from lemountg | Reviewed this property |
How is this possible did we just have a bad batch or what?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1747 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2517
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-232-5094
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