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Gaetano's Restaurant

13524 Highway 8 Business, Lakeside, CA 92040-5207
+1 619-561-1651
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
13524 Highway 8 Business, Lakeside, CA 92040-5207
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

We've only had the pizza here, but it is well above average, and seems to be some of the best in the area (a couple other places near it were big disappointments). It seems to be a family run place. The service is very friendly...More

Thank Henry B
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Gone many times on their specials nights. Never disappointed. Almost always have food left over to take home. When I'm not too hungry, I have the Romaine & Iceberg Salad with Eggplant Appetizer (you have no idea!). Very thin slices of eggplant, dipped in batter,...More

Thank joogieslots
Reviewed 25 August 2016

My hubby and I went last night. We had the special which was Chicken Parmesan. Big portions of chicken, along with spaghetti with a tomato sauce. Plus a big salad and bread. We brought most of the entree home. We will be heating it up...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

If you want authentic Italian food, this is the place to go. G's has been around for a very long time and the family that runs this place makes sure all their customers are well taken care of. Their food is just great and priced...More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

First let me say this is another restaurant my family goes to on a regular basis. We have seen the family that owns this place grow over the years. The food is always consistent and at a good value. I always recommend the chicken parm,...More

1  Thank Vincent W
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

The place and presentation are rustic to say the least. But this hole in the wall has really great pizza. Thin crust, fresh toppings and surprisingly tangy sauce. We had the house special and pepperoni, both equally good.

Thank SheQwolfe
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Had the Lasagna special on a Wednesday night. It's been several months ago that we were there. Hope to go again real soon for their Lasagna. It's to die for!

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 7 March 2016

I live just down the street but it took me awhile to get here. Had been given mixed recommendations about the place. I've had pizza once and pasta a few times. Everything I've had here has always been excellent. And they are very friendly!!!

2  Thank Heather K
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Been coming here for years, great atmosphere and wonderful pizza, salads and authentic Italian dishes!

Thank lisaleaf
Reviewed 7 January 2016

We eat there a couple times a month. Great for couples or large parties. Food is outstanding and plenty of it. Service is great and pricing is great.

Thank CriticalAdvisor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13524 Highway 8 Business, Lakeside, CA 92040-5207
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lakeside
  • Phone Number: +1 619-561-1651
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