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San Diego Italian Restaurant

72 First St, Collingwood, Ontario L9Y 1A3, Canada
+1 705-445-9876
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
23 Dec 2017
“Great spot”
26 Jul 2017
“An intimate, cozy experience”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
72 First St, Collingwood, Ontario L9Y 1A3, Canada
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

We have recently moved to Collingwood and needed an Italian food fix. We were greeted by the owner and served our drinks while we read the menu. I ordered the canniloni, one cheese and one meat my husband ordered veal parmigiana Everything was cooked from...More

1  Thank valerie j
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My husband and I always return to this restaurant because we love the food, the atmosphere, the limited seating and the service. Owned by a lovely couple who cook only a few authentic Italian dishes, San Diego Italian Restaurant has been in Collingwood for years...More

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We moved to Collingwood recently and decided to take my Mom there when she visited because she is fond of Italian food. what a mistake ! we started to order and were rudely reminded of the minimum order price amount policy per person. When the...More

1  Thank bythebayboy
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We have been here before but our last visit will be our last. Small, dated place with limited menu, and minimum charge per person, no kids menu. So even when your kids aren't hungry, and you plan to have a full meal and bottle of...More

2  Thank CollingwoodGuy
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Lovely little spot inside 8-10 tables.Owners do the cooking and serving.Menu is not large but lots of pasta dishes to choose from. Veal and Chicken as well. They look after you very well and are attentive and very friendly.Food is very good. Parking is a...More

1  Thank Geoff S
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Pasta is always good here, we've been dining here for over 5 years. Husband and wife run operation good food without high end prices.

1  Thank EdV54
Reviewed 5 January 2016

My wife and I were introduced to San Diego last year by a lifelong friend. All we can say is San Diego is more than a restaurant...it is truly a dining event. Since the initial visit we have been back twice, greeted warmly by Jana...More

2  Thank majorpappy
Reviewed 13 August 2015

It was unique. Like being a guest in their home. Every one seemed to know each other - we did not. However, the meal was beautifully cooked - and tasted homemade. We were pleased, but did feel like the odd man out !! Recommend for...More

3  Thank Ruthann-Caroline
Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

I've been going to San Diego for as long as I can remember. It's a great little place run by a husband and wife duo from Italy. The menu is small and simple but it is always consistent every time. The pollo San Diego is...More

3  Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 16 February 2015

I have to disclose that I did not eat here, but I can comment on the service we received walking into the restaurant for a Valentine's Day Dinner. We were greeted very rudely by the hostess by being told we required a reservation. There was...More

4  Thank Guillame2012
JanatravelOntario, Owner at San Diego Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2015

How to answer to a customer walking into a restaurant, without reservation on a Valentine's Day, for a dinner, when all the tables are reserved?! There is only one answer, without being rude. That night the restaurant was actually booked twice for a long time...More

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  • Address: 72 First St, Collingwood, Ontario L9Y 1A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Collingwood
  • Phone Number: +1 705-445-9876
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