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2182 Avenida de La Playa, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3214
+1 858-454-1589
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (90 reviews)
“bread” (67 reviews)
“pappardelle” (26 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2182 Avenida de La Playa, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3214
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my 3rd time eating here and never disappointed Delicious food and the service was great a definite stop if you are in the area Had the lasagna awesome even the table next to us asked what I was having and said it looked...More

Thank Jacqueline Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was amazed at how crowded Piatti was on a Friday night, but we had reservations and were shown right in. I had the leek and potato soup special and the braised short rib cannelloni. Both were delicious. My dining companions enjoyed the seafood pasta...More

Thank Sheila A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place! Love the atmosphere of the restaurant. Great service and food. Totally Recomendable !!!

Thank 915mave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this reasonable, excellent, local Italian restaurant was great. From the decor, to the hostesses, to the server, Alex (a woman) was perfect.

Thank TahitiPartnersGeoff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has a four star rating and also a four $rating… But to be honest the food was mediocre and I could’ve made it at home much better. I go out to restaurants to see something new and innovative. There was nothing new and...More

Thank MESAllentownPA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Italian restaurant in this beach town. Pizza was very good, but a little much for an antipasto. Oh well, I like taking pizza home! Enjoyed the braised short rib cannelloni. Risotto was good as was my son’s steak.

Thank Jeff T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Piatti is on Avenida de la Playa, a quiet street near the ocean in La Jolla, and walking distance to the La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club. The restaurant has existed for many years. We discovered it this year through Trip Advisor and very much...More

Thank Cheersfornow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The dining at Piattis is always a treat. The staff is wonderful as is the service. And the food . . it's simply yummy. Whether you choose an item from the daily Special or off the full menu, you can't go wrong

Thank wally k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and love Italian food. We used to to go Arriverderci's in Hillcrest when they 1st popped onto the scene years ago but their quality has diminished so we started looking elsewhere to place such as Bencotta, Barbusa, Parma, Cucina Sorella, Solare Ristorante Italiano,...More

Thank james1628
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This restaurant is nestled in La Jolla with a great location. For dinner we ended up eating outside where the dinning area was relaxing with heater's which made for a comfortable dinner. For our appetizers we ordered the fixed platter of fried calamari / shrimp...More

Thank GattoViziato
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29 January 2017|
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Response from Elyse C | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do- they have a house white that's a chardonnay and a longer wine by the glass list. Don't know what the house red is...
Matt C
28 July 2016|
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Response from Andrea W | Reviewed this property |
The weather always calls for comfortable clothes. Don't have to dress up but casual short will be fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2182 Avenida de La Playa, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3214
    (La Jolla Shores Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-1589
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