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Open Tuesday - Friday at 5pm; Sat. & Sun 2pm

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North Park, Western San Diego
Tapas, Italian Restaurants, Restaurants

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Over some glasses of malbec from Bautista Simona, chef and c

Over some glasses of malbec from Bautista Simona, chef and co-owner of Apertivo, Ken Cassinelli, smiles about his food like a first crush. He is telling me that it’s the puttenesca pasta, no, the lamb shank, that needs to be tried. While we discuss their relative merits, the only true option has been jogging around us since the beginning: get them both.\r \r In fact, the modus operandi of Apertivo is indulge, somet... view more

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I had been here a couple of times about a year back, and enjoyed myself, so we came back on 10/10/09 to have dinner with friends. We had four people, and we ordered a lot of dishes. The cooking quality was -- at best -- mediocre. Figs with prosciutto that had been cooked completely into submission -- the figs were oozing out, and the prosciutto was paper-dry. Tasteless, gooey egglant parmegiana. Tough, dry lamb osso ... view more

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Great Authentic Pasta

Great authentic pasta nothing like those commercial pasta places, this food is great and with an even greater price, They have amzaing food hot and fresh great service, there water taste really good nothing like tap water (eww) they have great bread sticks to start you off, the food is made to order so it may take a while but nothing extremly crazy, grilled vegies are the best, totally go there the waiting line can g... view more

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great place

excellent food, great selection of wine and cozy atmosphere.

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Affordable tapas with an awesome wine list

Apertivo is a prime example of the good things happening to North Park these days. The area is filled with revitalization, new restaurants are opening up all over the place that you wouldn't expect. As a result of being in North Park, the owner wisely (and fairly) priced the food and the wine list so as to not scare the neighborhood away. There is a huge variety of (mostly) Italian-style tapas. Some of my favor... view more

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