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854 N 2ND St, El Cajon, CA 92021-5806
+1 619-442-9889
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“spaghetti” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
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854 N 2ND St, El Cajon, CA 92021-5806
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have eaten here several times and stopped by today with a couple of friends before heading out and doing some hiking. You can be guaranteed that your lunch will be very good, and very filling! I elected for the meatball sandwich today, the dining...More

Thank 10ringtraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always great food, never fail you'll walk away happy. The staff is awesome as well. Great family atmosphere.

Thank Lesa G
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife LOVES the Turkey Sandwich, she says it is to Die For, she is addicted to it... I have had the Hot Italian Sausage Sandwich and it also is great. I would recommend it to anyone wanted a sandwich that is a little different....More

Thank PCPA855
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I came here often when I was in college - now I'm retired. The food is still very good. I've tried the spaghetti, the lasagna and the ravioli. The sauce is tasty but somewhat strong and a bit salty so I just left a little...More

Thank halfretired
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent neighborhood restaurant. Best pizzas in the East County if not all of San Diego. Plenty of parking behind the restaurant.

Thank Orville L
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I stumbled on this place on accident. I was going somewhere else and I saw the sign. It's tucked in a little corner of what looks to be a tiny shopping center. Don't let the area fool you! This place is the real deal. The...More

Thank ibhayhay
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My wife and I have been eating here for about 10 years. The fact that we keep going back says "We love it" Pizza is my favorite, bat everything I have had here has been excellent.

Thank Lonolono
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I feel like I'm in a Hallmark movie! This adorable place feels like home! Food, service and music.... what more can you ask for. You don't find too many of these kids of places anymore! Old school all the way!!!

Thank vbanana
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Secret spot!!! Hands down the best Italian Food in SD. Pizza, Homemade everything you can't go wrong, everything is amazing!!! It's like an episode of Cheers! Everyone there knows your name, and enjoys a good laugh with you!! Must order..... Calamari Anything with their Salsa...More

Thank vbanana
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I moved away from El Cajon and had forgotten about this restaurant until we played a soccer game nearby. The food is delicious and the staff is friendly. A great place to eat!

Thank TConlon76
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 854 N 2ND St, El Cajon, CA 92021-5806
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Cajon
  • Phone Number: +1 619-442-9889
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