diner's choice 2019

At Mattarello we're pasta makers.

We care for every single ingredient on our pasta, from flour and eggs to meat and vegetables. We make everything from scratch, with local and organic ingredients. Our goal is to provide you the best experience and the most tasteful Italian food.

Date night

Why don't try a different date night? Come to Mattarello where you'll be able to choose and make from scratch your pasta, and then dine in the comfort of our romantic bistro.

Find out more about our cooking classes

Cooking Classes

Making pasta is a fun experience for kids and adults! We propose an easy lesson where you'll be able to learn a lot of different ways and traditions of pasta making.

Find out more about our pasta classes


Our charming bistro shine at night. You'll find a quiet and comfortable environment where enjoying a wonderful dinner with authentic Italian cuisine and imported products.


Fresh pasta

We produce fresh pasta every day for you to bring at home, Order from our online shop and pick up at the restaurant.

Online Store


To make a reservation call us at (858)-717-0173 or book a table through Open Table:



1295 University Avenue
San Diego, CA



Tuesday to Sunday from 5 to 10 pm for dinner service
Tuesday to Sunday from 12 pm to 10 pm for cooking classes