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Ristorante Illando

1825 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2519
+1 619-693-5204
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cannoli” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1825 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2519
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Ristorante Illando
1. Homemade Pasta
"The house-made pasta and sauce tasted like Sicily to me"
William B
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2. NY style pizza!
"Pies are enormous! We ordered a pepperoni"
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3. Nice and cozy Ambience
"The atmosphere was warm and inviting."
Gloria S
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved everything we ordered. We were a walk-in at happy hour time, in my opinion we were seated at the best seat in the house right in front of the front window. I have a pet peeve about sitting down in an Italian restaurant...More

Thank Charlene L
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 11 February 2018

This quaint, family-owned ristorante is located directly above Landini's on India Street. Whether you're looking for a delicious pasta meal with wine, or pizza and beer, Ristorante Illando delivers. Our favorite dining location in San Diego.

Thank Jon N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting SanDiego for a conference and found this place in Little Italy- it is a cozy place which can be easily missed. We had started our dinner with tomato basil soup-it was divine, the texture consistency and the serving size were all perfect-...More

Thank Lailn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came across this wonderful restaurant because they could get us in the quickest on a Saturday night. So glad we found this place! The food was fabulous, I had the Crap pasta dish and someone ordered the Lobster Ravioli and both were amazing! We ordered...More

Thank LSor3
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We read that the food was really good here. We showed up without a reservation, and they took us straight upstairs to the dining room. We were seated, and right away we noticed a bad smell that smelled almost like sewer gas. In all fairness,...More

Thank Robin H
Lando101, Owner at Ristorante Illando, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Hi Robin, Thank you for your feedback. The smell that you are referring on your review was coming from a house close by. Unfortunately wasn’t depending from us and of course we had no control over it. I really hope you can change your feedback...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Wife had brie insalata which was nice and a decent portion for the price. I had the ravioli gorgonzola perfect serving size and not to overpowering would recommend again

Thank David R
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We ordered Calamari as an appetizer. It was a nice size and very tasty. We had the meaty lasagna, veggie lasagna, ravioli, and a pepperoni pizza. My favorite was the pizza. The meaty lasagna was pretty good, the veggie lasagna didn’t have many veggies and...More

Thank Mbigner
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We made our selection based off reviews which usually serves us well, but not this time. We had reservations and they were even able to seat us early which was nice. Loved the small cozy atmosphere and the great people watching with a birds eye...More

Thank Jflo565
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous dinner last night at illando with a great waiter named Gianluca. Gianluca selected an incredible wine- let him do the same for you! We ate a pizza with a perfect crust and a feta & olive salad...both I highly recommend! The...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this wonderful restaurant whilst strolling through Little Italy, the food was delicious and the service was superb by all of the team. A special thank you to Gianluca for the recommendations on the specials and wine - all were superb. If we...More

Thank Bluebirdsfamily
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1825 India St, San Diego, CA 92101-2519
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-693-5204
  • E-mail
If you love Landini’s Pizzeria, you’ll love our new restaurant, Ristorante Illando, located just above our pizzeria in San Diego’s historic Little Italy. An ode to our Florentine roots, enjoy the simple, bold flavors that define this iconic region of Italy. Come experience the warmth and rustic charm of Tuscany in our newly designed space.
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