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Fresco Grill

4.7
155 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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Leone D'Arcangelo, Chef/Owner, welcomes you to Fresco Wine Bar and Grill. We are proud to present the community with an authentic and creative menu, made with the freshest and best ingredients. At Fresco Wine Bar and Grill we feature an award winning wine list, and a casual, yet sophisticated atmosphere. Located in the River Village shopping center, Leone invites you and your family to enjoy a wonderful dining experience. We are excited to introduce wine pairing dinners, cooking classes, Sunday brunch, and live weekly authentic Italian Music Night, in the near future. We are open daily for lunch and dinner.


Stop in for one of our signature cocktails!


Buon Appetito!
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Italian, Seafood, Steak
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Hours of operation
Sunday to Thursday 11:30 - 9:30
Friday and Saturday open until 10:00
Buffet Sunday: 11:00am - 2:30pm
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Phone number
(760) 631-1944
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Leone D'Arcangelo
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Pala Road
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 155 People Are Saying
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4.7  based on recent ratings
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4.6
service
4.6
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4.6
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vipOpenTable Diner (Vancouver)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

A very special dining experience

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on December 6, 2017

A must go if you are in the area.. the food and service was excellent.. highly recommend it

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OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
4.0  Dined on December 5, 2017

Very good food and wine, quiet enough for easy conversation. Our server was pleasant but pretty slow and forgetful. We weren't in a hurry so it was tolerable. We will come back.

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on October 22, 2017

Soup and salad were good

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vipPakman (Los Angeles)
4.0  Dined on October 15, 2017

Very good food and service,we recommend it highly.

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Rich (Palm Springs)
5.0  Dined on October 14, 2017

Leone, the owner, greeted us and was very friendly and put us at ease. Our waiter was Conner and he was above average. He knows the menu and the kitchen inside out and provided with us with excellent recommendations. We had a great evening. We have been there before and whenever we are back in the Fallbrook area, we will be there again.

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OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
5.0  Dined on September 23, 2017

Took some friends for their 31st anniversary and we all enjoyed the food very much. Service that night was a little slow, but otherwise a great place to go to for any occasion. Food was excellent, and the owner was great to talk to and gave us great tips about his wonderful mushroom soup. This is our 6th or 7th visit to this great Italian restaurant and it always amazes me on their great food. Our favorite place so far.

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Sherlene (Orange County)
5.0  Dined on September 15, 2017

Our last night on vacation. Food was so good. We sat outside. The night was beautiful. And quiet!

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vipOpenTable Diner (New Mexico)
5.0  Dined on September 11, 2017

Will go back again

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JonathanA (San Diego)
4.0  Dined on September 9, 2017

Very good Italian restaurant in Bonsall. Worth the 20 minute drive for us. Indoor and outdoor seating options. Live music on Saturday night.

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OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
4.0  Dined on September 4, 2017

Great food, Nice vibe. Good service, Didn't break the bank

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vipPakman (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on August 13, 2017

Beautiful restaurant, top quality food. Worth the drive from Escondido.

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Dineaholic (Phoenix)
5.0  Dined on August 13, 2017

We've been to Fresco Grill several times and it was great experience every time. We decided to come back for dinner to celebrate our anniversary and brought family members, as always, it was very nice.

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King (San Diego)
4.0  Dined on August 5, 2017

Very tasty pasta and reasonably priced but adds up to near $100 for 2 with pasta, salad , wine by glass, and dessert ($9.50).
Very attentive service in all aspects of the dining experience.

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OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
5.0  Dined on August 1, 2017

We have been to the Fresco Grill 4 or 5 times and every time it has been very enjoyable. The owner is friendly and talks to the guests, waiters and waitress's are very knowledgeable of all the food. The food is the best! Love, Love, Love Fresco Grill. Will go again and again.

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ValleyMitch (San Diego)
5.0  Dined on July 21, 2017

We enjoyed ourselves. Inga was our waitress and was really nice. I was on the Hangry side and wish there was a bit more to my Carbonara, however on a normal night it was prob the right amount.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Orange County)
4.0  Dined on July 13, 2017

Loved the Butternut squash ravioli, salad; everything very fresh. Lovely, sweet young waitress; nice atmosphere. Service was very much on the slow side that night; probably not typical.

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Hungergames (San Diego)
5.0  Dined on June 28, 2017

Attentive service, excellent fresh food and a lively atmosphere on this recent Wine Wednesday made for a delightful meal. Fresco Grill is consistently enjoyable and the food delicious. On Wednesday a revolving selection of musicians adds to the ambience while wines are half price. A go-to local favorite.

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MikeW (San Diego)
5.0  Dined on June 11, 2017

My wife and I went to Fresco Grill for the first time on a recent Saturday evening and enjoyed it so much we went back on Sunday for brunch. Dinner was very good, but the brunch was exceptional. We both ate and drank (champagne) until we couldn't take any more. The food was outstanding and, at $22 each, it was a great value.

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Peanut (San Diego)
4.0  Dined on May 21, 2017

The food is always great here. Not inexpensive, but we usually go for special occasions and always enjoy.

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