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Banbu Sushi Bar & Grill
Banbu Sushi Bar & Grill
(199)
££££
Seafood | La Mesa, East County

Banbu is the rockstar of sushi! Try the lemon cilantro roll or the seared jalapeño ahi roll you won’t be disappointed. For a bonus try the sweet chili prawns on the appetizer menu. Favorites Yummm! More

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Giardino Neighborhood Cucina
Giardino Neighborhood Cucina
(153)
££££
Italian | Lemon Grove, East County

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Friendly service and delicious pastas. More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

East County's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Tiramisu Trattoria
1. Tiramisu Trattoria
(165)
££££
Italian | La Mesa, East County

Charming waiter! Great food, bread basket and dipping oils were excellent, Pasta sauce was rich and pasta was nicely coated, My entree was delicious, as expected but rhe high quality of the accompanying spaghetti was a very welcome surprise. Very low noise level, great for conversation. My first visit- we’ll be going back. More

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Grove Steakhouse at Viejas Casino
2. Grove Steakhouse at Viejas Casino
(1104)
££££
Steakhouse | Alpine, East County

Incredible food, wonderful setting, and amazing service! We will always recommend the Grove above all others. More

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Antica Trattoria
3. Antica Trattoria
(1114)
££££
Contemporary Italian | La Mesa, East County

Everything was very good, only one issue, sometimes the service was nowhere to be found. More

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Brigantine La Mesa
4. Brigantine La Mesa
(2148)
££££
Seafood | La Mesa, East County

Service was fantastic, our waitress was wonderful and extremely attentive. Food was great always enjoy the Brig. More

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Banbu Sushi Bar & Grill
5. Banbu Sushi Bar & Grill
(199)
££££
Seafood | La Mesa, East County

Banbu is the rockstar of sushi! Try the lemon cilantro roll or the seared jalapeño ahi roll you won’t be disappointed. For a bonus try the sweet chili prawns on the appetizer menu. Favorites Yummm! More

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Discover East County

In the East County area of San Diego, you’ll spend your time hiking and exploring the beautiful Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. Nature abounds here, and that includes the food. You’ll easily find American farm-to-table bistros with local wineries, French cuisine with cocktails, gastropubs equipped with on-site breweries, and a large beer selection. As the rugged outdoors is paramount, you’ll find many places with fresh meats as well as produce from local farmers. Besides the international cuisine offered, there is also an eclectic blend of hip restaurants offering contemporary takes on classic dishes. East County offers everything from local, family-owned restaurants to diners serving "western grub," all in the vicinity of the scenic and historical view of the San Diego backcountry.

Discover East County

In the East County area of San Diego, you’ll spend your time hiking and exploring the beautiful Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. Nature abounds here, and that includes the food. You’ll easily find American farm-to-table bistros with local wineries, French cuisine with cocktails, gastropubs equipped with on-site breweries, and a large beer selection. As the rugged outdoors is paramount, you’ll find many places with fresh meats as well as produce from local farmers. Besides the international cuisine offered, there is also an eclectic blend of hip restaurants offering contemporary takes on classic dishes. East County offers everything from local, family-owned restaurants to diners serving "western grub," all in the vicinity of the scenic and historical view of the San Diego backcountry.