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Davanti Enoteca

1655 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2515
+1 619-237-9606
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“focaccia” (44 reviews)
“polenta” (35 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1655 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2515
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food is fair, options limited but service is not good. Even though the owner greets you at the entrance, inside you are on your own with waiters that pay attention to you when they feel like, 20 minutes just to order drinks, no cheese, bread,...More

Thank Arturo M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a weekend visiting friends in SD and were strolling about Little Italy. Happened in to Davanti by chance when it was time for lunch. This is good, standard fare in a nice setting, with good people watching along India Street, and I would go...More

Thank Yog-Sothoth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service horrible. Major league slow with getting food to the table. disappointing. We got to table and four tables around us were empty. We ordered our food as the the tables were filling up. All the other tables got their food and we were left...More

Thank Erik_and_Stephanie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Italian Restaurant in the Little Italy area of San Diego, was amazing. It only serves Northern Italian Cuisine, and the food comes out as it is completed, not waiting for courses. Anyway, we put ourselves in the hands of the waiter to order for...More

Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love Davanti’s. It’s one of the more relax restaurants in little Italy. In a strip of great places to dine, Davanti has the best burger and thin crust pizza. The atmosphere isn’t much of a quiet environment but it’s perfect for fun conversations over...More

Thank Rcthat
Reviewed 28 January 2018

My wife and I stopped in for a small bite and a glass of wine Overall good experience...we shared a veal meatball plate and it was good...if you care about the sauce it was good but on t he sweet side

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Was looking for a romantic Italian dinner but was very disappointed. This place was like a pub. Loud, not Italian, music. Sport playing on tv screens and very noisy. Waiter gave a talk about the way food would be served to share, problem was most...More

Thank hols2go55
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Our group of 9 met here (Little Italy - hard to park but worth it!!)after church on Sunday, & the 2 locals had recommended it. The host was not helpful with menu questions: he told me to just order it & try it & that...More

Thank DestinMarie
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here with four other adults and a five year old on New Year's Day. The staff are super friendly and the food was delicious. In particular, the hummus was really tasty and the Cacio E Pepe was to die for! It was one...More

Thank CJW9191
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Everything we ordered was excellent. From the octopus appetizer to the caesar salad as well as the pasta. We were also seated by the window and the waiter assigned to our table was kind enough to close the shutters on this chilly night, as our...More

Thank starfish2010
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Mary S
28 October 2017|
Response from Phyllis54 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am only reading your question today. We usually left our car parked at our hotel and walked throughout Little Italy. However, we did find parking on the side streets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1655 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2515
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-237-9606
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