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Filippi's Pizza Grotto

1747 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2517
+1 619-232-5094
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (239 reviews)
“salad” (134 reviews)
“garlic bread” (53 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1747 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2517
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We ate here last while in san diego..Although the service was great the food was not!! My partner ordered the speciality pizza and after himself working in a pizza restaurant here in Ireland for years..he was shocked that the pizza base was a frozen base...More

Thank rebeccadoyle12
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I just read a couple of negative reviews and I’m stunned. We thought this place is fabulous! Just ordered pizza for lunch and was very impressed with the quality. The amount of cheese was impressive and the sauce excellent! Loved the ambience and service. Prices...More

Thank Sheryl G
Reviewed 3 days ago

The cheese was not good, the dough tasted like petroleum, order 2 pies and at 2 pieces and threw the rest away. The pizza is over priced for what you get. Small little pizza for $18

Thank keith f
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a small restaurant in Little Italy. The pasta , lasagna , and ravioli were all WOMDERFUL. The portions were huge.

Thank rollingrat
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our dinners here were great! We ended up going twice on our trip because everyone loved it. The wait staff was friendly and the food came out quick! There was a wait the second time, but they got us in quickly. Overall we will be...More

Thank Kristina S
Reviewed 5 days ago

From the cliched red checkered tablecloths and wine bottles, to the frozen pizza dough from Costco, this is one dump that continues to roll in the suckers, who have no clue about good food. Filippi's is about as close to good pizza as the earth...More

Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While in Little Italy, we wanted to have lunch at an authentic Italian restaurant and we stumbled upon Filippi's and it was exactly what we were looking for. The red checkered table clothes told us right away we were in the right place. And then...More

Thank psianojr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just walk in and you are hooked! The aromas coming from the kitchen make your mouth water. We came for lunch with friends and every one of our dishes was delicious! Italian sausage sandwich...yummy as was the pasta with meatballs. Of course, we had to...More

Thank jtdanza
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fillipi's has been in business since the 1950's. They have a few key items on their menu, and they do them perfectly. The lasagna is perfect and the pizza is great. Don't look for fancy Italian fusion food with new fangled ingredients. You can expect...More

Thank AbqErica
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Both my wife and I loved the food here. It was great home style pasta and was very affordable. Eat here and you won’t be disappointed!

Thank A5613ZDjoem
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Marjorie W
10 June 2017|
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Response from njpirate62 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if they do but do have some private label items in the grocery in front
yergalem w
19 July 2016|
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Response from dany0802 | Reviewed this property |
19 June 2016|
Response from lemountg | Reviewed this property |
How is this possible did we just have a bad batch or what?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1747 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2517
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-232-5094
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