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(619) 501-0030


Open Tuesday - Sunday

Lunch 11:30a - 2:30p
Aperitivo 4p - 7p in the bar or patio
Dinner 2:30p - close
Weekend Brunch Sa - Su 930a - 3p

LOCATION

750 W Fir St  San Diego, CA 92101
In Little Italy between Kettner and India.

PARKING

Valet corner of India Street and Fir Street Tuesday-Sunday from 5pm $9.

Kettner/Cedar Lot $10 after 6pm

 

next door to our brother restaurant, best italian for 6 years

 
 

25 different kinds of daily handcrafted pasta available. A unique Italian restaurant in San Diego that introduces traditional Milanese street food, pasta in the cheese wheel, Italian happy hour & weekend brunch. 

 
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Pasta on Tuesday+Thursdays, Risotto on Wednesdays: served tableside. The one & only cheese wheel in San Diego & the most authentic Italian experience in Little Italy. Request your cheese wheel in advance @ lunch or dinner by making reservation.

 
Pasta & Risotto in the Cheese Wheel

VOTED BEST HAPPY HOUR 2016-2017

We are proud to have introduced the Italian Aperitivo. Complimentary bites, different every night, served from 4 pm to 7 pmwith your cocktails or wine. 

Fresh Pasta Made Daily

best pasta in little italy san diego

We produce over 800 lbs of 100% organic fresh pasta weekly. It is the largest offer of pasta in San Diego by the best restaurants in in Little Italy, Bencotto & Monello.


Farmer's Brunch

weekend brunch 

Breakfast & Brunch American classics served Italian style. Nutella Pancakes, Eggs & Bacon Pizza, Caprese Bloody Mary & Prosecco Mimosas make ours one of the best & unique brunches in Little Italy.

Sweet Vermouth On Tap

Sweet vermouth on Tap

An Italian tradition from the 1700's that inspired some of the most notable cocktails in history. Housemade with locally-sourced produce and a secret blend of roots, bark, botanicals, and herbs.



 
San Diego Magazine

Best New Restaurant 2013, Best Pizza, and Best Happy Hour!

Riviera Magazine

"Housemade, 26-ingredient vermouth will have you singing"

Eat San Diego

"All of the bites were incredible, and had me dreaming in Italiano."

 

We have the most modern spaces for private events, rehearsal dinners, graduation dinners, bridal showers, business luncheons. an unconventional Italian catering offer based on our dinner menu.

 
 

CONTACT US

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Or email us directly at info@lovemonello.com

We value your comments and questions. GRAZIE!