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Trattoria I Trulli

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$29 - US$31
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a quick bite. The food was well prepared except some potatoes in the pasta were a bit under done. The gnocchi were melt in your mouth and tasty. There isn't any children's menu and they didn't bring any crayons for my little one...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank doctoyou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with our three adult children. Two of us are vegan, two are vegetarian, and one is an omnivore. Everyone found plenty to eat. The food was well-prepared and delicious. The staff was friendly and accommodating. The wine list was excellent. I had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank utpsy
Reviewed 19 November 2018

I was looking for a good solid Italian restaurant in Encinitas and came across Trattoria I Trulli. I was greeted as I stepped through the door and offered either a table in the main restaurant or at the bar. I opted for the bar and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank The_bald_gourmet
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent menu and wine list have visited several times never disappointed , my only issue can be a bit cramped a few to many tables in a small area . And outside seating noisy. Other than that one of our favorites do not not miss...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank DaveA692
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We were delighted with this small authentic Italian restaurant. This restaurant was Recommended to us, we decided to make a reservation and try it. Located in Encinitas On the West side of the Coast hwy. Waiter Luca was very accommodating and we asked for hisimpression...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 26 August 2018

My daughter and I enjoyed dinner with Italian waiters who were so kind and friendly and serving up authentic and tasty dishes. It was elegant but not stuffy and in a bustling fun area with a hopping night life. The dessert we shared was the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SKLEE0721
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Had a really good meal in this restaurant. Some of the staff sounded Italian which adds an authentic touch and the decoration is homely - not deliberately rustic perhaps but adds charm. The bread with a tomatoe and garlic salsa dip made for a tasty...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JAF_Wales
Reviewed 9 August 2018

The waiters are from Italy very friendly and helpful with the menu they make fresh ravioli its great also just about everything on the menu

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 09RayRay37
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Very good food. Service was excellent. Our server was wonderful went out of his way to make sure we had an enjoyable lunch. My friends can’t eat a lot of foods he was so helpful. Would highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 11 July 2018

A nice place, old school feel. Food was excellent. Stick to your ribs but fresh Italian. The Ravioli dalla'aragosta (House made lobster tail meat ravioli in saffron sauce with chopped tomatoes) I had was filling and light. My buddy had the butternut squash risotto with...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Damian C
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