Best Italian Food in the Gaslamp

Osteria Panevino

Osteria Panevino is the oldest restaurant in the Gaslamp District and has been a Gaslamp staple for nearly 30 years. Sicilian born executive chef and owner Vincenzo Lo Verso opened the restaurant in 1992 with the goal of sharing the best Italian food with the San Diego community and has managed to do that, year after year. 

Osteria Panevino prides itself on serving fresh Italian food, homemade pasta, and providing excellent service that will make you feel like you are eating off the coast of Sicily. In fact, Osteria Panevino holds the title of being the Gold Winner for the Best Family Restaurant and the Best Italian Cuisine. 

When you enter Osteria Panevino you are immediately greeted with Italian hospitality and a family friendly atmosphere that welcomes you into a homey interior. Chef Vincenzo Lo Verso’s goal has always been to ensure that all patrons are welcomed into his restaurant as if they were being welcomed into his home.

Osteria Panevino is a unique and exciting venue that has everything you need for group events and private dining, including meetings with friends, family, clients, corporate meetings, and date nights. All in all, Osteria Panevino provides an unrivaled Italian culinary experience that will have you remembering your meal for weeks to come and will leave you anxious to return. 

If you are looking for innovative dishes and the best Italian food that San Diego has too offer, look no further than Osteria Panevino.