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De Medici Ristorante Italiano

815 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6107
+1 619-702-7228
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“caesar salad” (30 reviews)
“veal” (19 reviews)
“stuffed sole” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
815 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6107
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had noticed this place on TA before going and turned out to be just around the corner from a bar we had gone for drinks in. We went in and sat at the bar whilst a table was made ready. We were only there...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had an excellent meal at DeMedici. It was the end of the dinner hour and they were getting ready to close but our waiter Lukas was very personable and gave us excellent menu suggestions. Lukas made a table side Caesar salad...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

This place is beautiful! We celebrated our anniversary here. The inside is gorgeous but we chose to sit outside and really enjoyed it. I had spaghetti with meatballs and my husband had lasagna. Both were phenomenal. Service was perfect! We also ordered cappuccino and Tiramisu...More

Thank deedrasemones
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service excellent bartender, Lucas the waiter was over the top! what a charming restaurant! The food was over-the-top! I would suggest if you’re in the gaslamp district and want authentic Italian this is the place.. The tableside service and Caesar salad, absolutely fantastic

Thank stevieblv
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Earlier this month, my family and I celebrated a birthday at De Medici. We began our dinner with a bottle of Markham Merlot. The wine was excellent and eventually ordered a second bottle. We each ordered different entrees but began our meal with table side...More

Thank Mytravelbucket
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We were asked to wait at the bar and we offered a taste of a James Bond martini. The food was delicious, our table was near the door so a cold draft and we did have to wait for the bill. There appeared to be...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We found the experience to be average at best, having expected an outstanding evening on the basis of several reviews. With reservations, there was still a several minute wait, although there were a number of open tables. The menu seems varied, but the choices are...More

Thank larryderm
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This nicely decorated Italian restaurant serves very high quality authentic dishes that are plentiful, well prepared and delicious. Service is quite good as is the wine list which is reasonable. Very satisfying experience.

Thank sobederm
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic meal. The waiter was professional and fun. We were a party of 8. Everyone raved about their meal. It was bar far the best meal we had in San Diego. I wish this restaurant was located where we live as I...More

Thank WorldTraveler50226
Reviewed 12 February 2018

On recommendation from the hotel, we went to deMedici for dinner....meals were average, drinks expensive, and cannot give high rating for this establishment.... Two couples had coupon for $$ off total bill... Manager came tell us he can't make money honoring both coupons, even thou...More

Thank Larrybfive
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Terry J
26 October 2016|
Response from WEOOZE | Reviewed this property |
I am guessing about 10 blocks. I would recommend checking on Google Maps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 815 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6107
    (F Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-702-7228
  • E-mail
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