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Little Italy (San Diego) Diners' Choice Winners

Little Italy (San Diego)'s best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Little Italy (San Diego)'s best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
A photo of Herb & Wood restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4270)
$$$$
• Californian • Little Italy
Booked 120 times today
A timeless, sought-after dining escape, celebrated Chef Brian Malarkey opened Herb & Wood to instant acclaim over four years ago. In that time, the restaurant has become an icon, a dining destination that has helped to propel San Diego's culinary reputation to new heights. By focusing on rustic, wood-fired dishes, Chef Malarkey's menu elevates humble ingredients such as carrots, beets, and chicken, incorporating Mediterranean flavors and a California ethos of seasonality and sustainability.
A photo of Juniper & Ivy restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(6609)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Little Italy
Booked 100 times today
Juniper and Ivy delivers a chef-driven menu that uses hand-selected, seasonal ingredients crafted with precision, passion, and creativity. Daily offerings rotate, based on the top ingredients brought in by local farmers and fishermen that morning.We are pleased to be able to offer our Under the Stars outdoor dining space along with our indoor Dining Room . We do our best to offer a safe and socially distant atmosphere, in both areas. While still maintaining a comfortable and cozy al fresco experience for our outdoor guests.
A photo of Pali Wine Co. Little Italy Tasting Room restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(97)
$$$$
• Wine Bar • Little Italy
Booked 18 times today
Our San Diego tasting room is located near the heart of Little Italy and is the perfect spot to enjoy our award winning wines in San Diego! Stop in to taste our Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from the Central Coast and stick around for some Cali-Tapas. This location also showcases our second and third wine labels. Tower 15, which offers premium Bordeaux and Rhone blends alongside other varietals grown in the Central Coast region. Neighborhood Winery, specializing in interesting blends – both daring and traditional – that often push the boundaries of conventional wine flavor profiles. Our upstairs balcony overlooking Little Italy and our extremely inviting new backyard patio are both pet friendly spaces. We offer a very unique, full service wine and food experience.
A photo of Queenstown Public House restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(243)
$$$$
• Organic • Little Italy
Booked 31 times today
For parties of 7 or more please give us a call at 619-546-0444We are a New Zealand inspired whimsical restaurant set in a craftsman house that dates back to 1905. We are one block off the main drag in Little Italy. Sink your teeth into one of our organic beef or lamb burgers. We also have many salads and dinner entrees to try. Portions are generous, and prices are reasonable.

Discover Little Italy

As the name implies, San Diego's Little Italy is best known for its Italian cuisine. From meatball sandwiches to wood-fired pizzas to handmade pasta, Italian food fans will all find a favorite dish to enjoy in this area of the city. Despite that fact, a visit to Little Italy doesn't have to be restricted to Italian food. Break away from the pizza-and-pasta approach to dinner by taking in the neighborhood's hot seafood scene. Oyster bars are a particularly interesting way to enjoy seafood in this part of the city. Whatever cuisine you choose, finish off your meal in Little Italy with a scoop of locally handcrafted gelato. In fact, if you skip dinner and go straight for dessert, no one will blame you one bit.

As the name implies, San Diego's Little Italy is best known for its Italian cuisine. From meatball sandwiches to wood-fired pizzas to handmade pasta, Italian food fans will all find a favorite dish to enjoy in this area of the city. Despite that fact, a visit to Little Italy doesn't have to be restricted to Italian food. Break away from the pizza-and-pasta approach to dinner by taking in the neighborhood's hot seafood scene. Oyster bars are a particularly interesting way to enjoy seafood in this part of the city. Whatever cuisine you choose, finish off your meal in Little Italy with a scoop of locally handcrafted gelato. In fact, if you skip dinner and go straight for dessert, no one will blame you one bit.

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