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Tommy V's Urban Kitchen

2659 Gateway Rd, Carlsbad, CA 92009-1759
+1 760-602-1949
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (7 reviews)
“salmon” (6 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Italian, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2659 Gateway Rd, Carlsbad, CA 92009-1759
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was very upset by the rudeness and inattentiveness of the wait staff including the hostess. We had an Open Table reservation for the patio and were seated at a table without a heater. They did not have one that could be moved. As we...More

Thank Arnie690
Reviewed 5 January 2018

The food here is excellent and it is a place where you should try most everything on the menu (not all at once). I still gravitate to the eggplant tower as this has been my favorite. The waitstaff is very good as many of them...More

Thank zcalcio
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I️ dined on Saturday evening. We enjoyed the guitar player as well as the atmosphere. This restaurant has interesting combinations . The burrata and avocado appetizer perhaps should have been separated as an Appetizer and a dessert as the avocado pana cotta...More

Thank Randimel
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Nice Italian eatery with a good menu and decent selection of wine and beers. The place was bustling on a Thursday night and staff friendly and attentive. Seating available at tables or at the bar - there is a good atmosphere and it is a...More

Thank uktravailer
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Had lunch here with customers and it was very nice indeed. Sat outside and actually did need a heater for one of the guests. I had the chicken parm panini with a salad and although I ordered a caesar and it came with just greens...More

1  Thank Jon M
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Some of the best appetizers I've had. Not a huge fan of bruschetta but theirs was amazing. I tried the traditional version and the sweeter one with honey. Had Flatbread for dinner.

Thank vinvert1974
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We visited Tommy V's for a casual dinner. It had been a couple of years since our last visit, and I'm sorry to report that they have slipped considerably during that period. We ordered salads, flatbreads, and pizza; an nothing was very good. The salad...More

Thank jform-t
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great birthday dinner here! The ambience is awesome and our dinner was great! My husband had the seafood pasta and said it was one of the best ever! One comment would be the need to update the wine list. Two different wines we...More

Thank bballwey
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Always a good time here even at lunch time. My wife and I stopped by for a snack and glass of wine at 11:30am. Victor at the bar is friendly and very good at what he does. He made our time there fun and enjoyable....More

Thank John R
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We were there for Father's Day brunch. Beautiful restaurant and sitting outside at 9:30am on Sunday was just gorgeous. The food was amazing and the service was great too. There was a slight mixup with my husband's order but they were quick to remedy the...More

Thank have2cruise
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16 June 2017|
Response from Frank M | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. Just about anything goes but it's a nice place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
3:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2659 Gateway Rd, Carlsbad, CA 92009-1759
    (Palomar Airport Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-602-1949
Just opened in June, amazing neighborhood restaurant. Food is unique, fresh and delicious and the atmosphere is fun. Large, clean, bar area with tables and several flat screen tvs for watching sports misc. Also has a really nice outdoor dining area.
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