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Trattoria Ponte Vecchio

££ - £££Italian, Pizza,
2334 Carmel Valley Rd, Ste A, Del Mar, CA 92014-3754
+1 858-259-9063
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Wine Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
2334 Carmel Valley Rd, Ste A, Del Mar, CA 92014-3754
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Reviewed 27 June 2015

Trattoria Ponte Vecchio is a hidden gem in Del Mar. It is a cozy, quiet, authentic Italian restaurant right next to the Los Penasquitos lagoon at Torrey Pines Beach. The food is great and reasonably priced, and the service is good and friendly. They don't...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 9 April 2015

This is our go to place when we are in Del Mar, but they had an off night this time. I guess it's allowed. The best part was the eggplant parm. The worst was the 50 minute wait from ordering to food and then two...More

Thank anselandyosemite
Reviewed 25 March 2015

We visited this with our out of town guests who had just returned from a trip to Italy. We were expecting terrific Italian food and great service. Our food was brought out just barely warm when it hit the table and that was after a...More

2  Thank Steven858
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Went recently. Food was very good, reasonably priced. Wait staff was exceptional. The restaurant is a little close to the road, but we still really enjoyed our visit. Pastas are good, and so was pizza

Thank sunofabeachStl
Reviewed 28 February 2015

We couldn't have been more pleased with our dinner at Trattoria Ponte Vecchio. This very unassuming restaurant just a stone's throw from Torrey Pines beach brought back fond memories of our favorite restaurants in Tuscany with it's cozy setting, great food and wine and excellent...More

1  Thank DelMarYogie
Reviewed 8 February 2015

This is as authentic Italian food as it gets. Even though it is a very small place and the decor is slightly dated, the food makes more than up for it. The portion size is appropriate and the prices are very reasonable.

1  Thank RainyTravelJunkie
Reviewed 28 December 2014

Great local spot for great food with reasonable prices. We had 2 glasses of wine, a burrata and prosciutto appetizer, and entrees of chicken parm and chicken with gorgonzola cream sauce for $75. Both of us had leftovers. The chicken parm had 3 big pieces...More

Thank Rob1101
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Call to get a reservation, as this is a popular with locals. Food is divine! Good wine list. Real Italian flavor in a very comfortable environment.

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 12 December 2014 via mobile

Dined here with friends the other night - first time ever, and it was wonderful. We each ordered something different and all were excellent. I had the rigatoni anditalian sausage in a tomato sauce, my spouse had Pasta with a tomato cheese sauce. Our friends...More

Thank 261billh
Reviewed 9 December 2014

wow. Talk about authentic italian. This place is so quaint, small and incredibly great. I had the pumpkin ravioli and it was amazing. Everyone at the table agreed that mine was the best. The chicken parm was amazing as well as the lasagna. Would go...More

Thank trainer7765
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 10:00
16:30 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2334 Carmel Valley Rd, Ste A, Del Mar, CA 92014-3754
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 858-259-9063
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Trattoria Ponte Vecchio is a local hidden gem located in the heart of Torrey Pines beach/reserve and south side of beautiful Del Mar. PV serves authentic Italian food with a touch of New York Style flavor. In addition to the daily specials, you will find some amazing signature chicken, seafood, vegan, Gluten free and vegetarian dishes. Don't forget to look at the Calzone and Pizza section of the menu. Our Pizza is prepared in 800 degree oven imported from Italy. Finish your dinner with a nice glass of port, Italian coffee, homemade tiramisu or cannoli.
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