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Pepe's Italian

1830 Sunset Cliffs Blvd, Ste E, San Diego, CA 92107-3191
+1 619-221-1926
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good16%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Pizza
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1830 Sunset Cliffs Blvd, Ste E, San Diego, CA 92107-3191
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Roaming around Ocean Beach & came across this delightful establishment that looks straight out of a Billy Joel song. The food was authentic & the staff was friendly. Definitely a restaurant I will frequent regularly from now on.

Thank Elvis V
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Best Italian food I've had for ages and I've had many dinners with the head members of the Teamster union. The owner Ed is an AMAZING cook... So thankful for Paul at Dana by Mission Bay for referring it to us and Karin was a...More

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We found this place surfing the web and I have to say it was a good choice. The staff is really friendly and attentive, if you go at sunset you can admire one of the most famous sunsets in San Diego from the sea cliffs...More

Thank Giacomo F
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Let's make it clear: "pizza" here deserve quotation marks. Is not pizza: is something else and being Italian I have to point this out. I also understand that this "pizza" thing is something that can be enjoyed by Americans BUT it's super crispy (too crispy)...More

Thank Robmav
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to stop after visiting Sunset Cliffs. The service was fantastic and have a distinct style of homemade art on the walls that are for sale. The food was well made and a perfect portion to share. The dessert was great and is made...More

Thank Brandon W
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Quaint Italian neighborhood restaurant. The staff is friendly and attentive and welcomes tourists in the Ocean Beach area. Pizza was good and calzone was delicious. Fair prices too.

Thank meintx12
Reviewed 21 January 2016

This is a favorite of our family!! The food and the owners are absolutely terrific. We have been going to Pepe's for over 20 years and we are never disappointed!!

Thank Roberta91941
Reviewed 2 December 2015

First of all, Pepe's is not a Mexican food restaurant. It is Italian. Ed and Darla, the owners, came from Connecticut twenty some odd years ago, bringing with them the same food they served for years in their three Italian restaurants there. Ocean Beach (non-conforming,...More

Thank RichardDianaT
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Excellent food, friendly staff and nice atmosphere!! Everyone in our group loved what they ordered. We'll definitely be back!!

Thank jahayw
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Have dined here many times over the years and am never disappointed. The gnocchi and meatballs and marinara sauce were delectable.

Thank Fred L
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US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1830 Sunset Cliffs Blvd, Ste E, San Diego, CA 92107-3191
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Ocean Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Ocean Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 619-221-1926
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Our quaint little Italian restaurant serves the finest Italian meals and Pizza. Everything is homemade even our delirious Sangria!
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