Genuine Italian Cuisine

Discover a cozy Italian Restaurant in San Diego, in the Heart of University Heights!

Benvenuti al Dente

At Al Dente Italian restaurant, we pride ourselves on our commitment to using quality ingredients to craft our authentic Italian cuisine. From our delicious pasta options to our signature dessert, every item on our menu is made with care and attention to detail. We source only the freshest organic ingredients, ensuring that each bite is bursting with flavor and goodness. Our dedication to genuine Italian cuisine means that every dish we serve embodies the essence of Italian comfort food, transporting you to the streets of Italy with every mouthful. Come to discover an true Italian gem near you.

Private Dining Events

Our outdoor garden is the perfect place to host your special dinner featuring among the best Italian food. Our friendly service makes Al Dente a family restaurant where you will enjoy a fun dining experience. Considered among the best Italian restaurant in the area, our excellent food and staff will make sure you will have a wonderful time.