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“Excellent and reasonably priced”
Review of La Dolce Vita

La Dolce Vita
Ranked #76 of 1,241 Restaurants in La Jolla
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$20 - US$35
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romantic, Child-friendly
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 13 March 2014 via mobile

We arrived in La Jolla late and wanted simple and good food that would not break the bank. Most of the restaurants we stopped at had main courses at $30 - $40 but La Dolce Vita was very reasonable and everything tasted freshly made. Home made bread, pasta and the bruschetta was outstanding.

Thank Franklin518
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Reviewed 5 March 2014

This small restaurant is big on service and taste! They bake authentic Italian bread every morning and it is hard not to make a meal of bread and dip! We enjoyed the homemade soup and split a veal entree and dessert. Just perfect portions for small appetites. They also have patio service and live music when the weather is good. Our server was polite and very accommodating and we enjoyed a nice visit with the Chef as we left the restaurant. Don't miss this great spot just off Prospect when you are in La Jolla

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Thank Lynn J
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Reviewed 7 January 2014 via mobile

At first glance, it is very simple and modest, but after trying their bread, I knew they were legit. Also, it helps to hear languages from all over the world throughout the restaurant to know that it must be pretty good. After primo piatti, it was excellent, with each plate increasing in complexity, texture, and flavor. To end, their cannolo is to die for!!! A must have. Enjoy!!

Thank IsaacandKavita
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Reviewed 28 December 2013

We decided to take a chance on this and were very surprised! The service was excellent and the food was even better! The Lobster ravioli is to die for.

Thank TravelScooter
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Reviewed 10 December 2013

It's a cute restaurant and the service was excellent. Loved the waitress who was very attentive without being annoying. The food was not spectacular for the price.

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Thank Kim R
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