WINNER OF LA JOLLA LIGHT 2018 READER'S CHOICE: BEST PIZZA IN LA JOLLA
WINNER OF OPENTABLE DINER'S CHOICE AWARD 2018
Inspired by NONNA
"MY NONNA, ISOLA, WAS A WONDERFUL COOK WHO INSPIRED MY PASSION FOR FOOD AND FRESH, SIMPLE INGREDIENTS...30 YEARS LATER, I STILL REMEMBER EVERY MEAL AND MOMENT. I HOPE YOU ENJOY EVERY BITE, PLUCKED FROM MY FAMILY TREE FOR YOUR TABLE. BUON APPETITO!"
- CHEF MASSIMO TENINO
now serving: Mondays
Isola Little Italy is now open Mondays from 11AM - 9 PM. Join us and enjoy our taste of Italy!
twice as nice!
We won two Diner's Choice Awards: Notable Wine List - Little Italy and Best Value - La Jolla!
pizza on the go
Rent our mobile pizza oven for your next San Diego event! Your guests will thank you!
We take our pizza VERY seriously. From our Italian pizzaiolo to our wood burning pizza oven imported straight from Napoli, our guests enjoy a true taste of our home, Italia.
Take our oven to go! Isola's mobile pizza oven is your cure for the common caterer. From backyard celebrations to wedding receptions to corporate events, our Isola catering team can make your event more than just memorable, it will be delicious!
ABOUT AUTHENTIC ITALIAN FOOD!
While our award-winning wood-fire pizzas get a lot of attention, Isola is proud to offer a menu that features so many of Italy's best dishes. Don't miss dishes like our prosciutto e melone or anguria salad. Pasta lovers, dive into tagliata di manzo or pappardelle al pesto.
Let Isola host your next event! We specialize in corporate events, business meetings, birthdays, anniversaries, baby/bridal showers, and more! Inquire here for more details, and we will help your party go off without a hitch! Interested in taking your private events to the next level?! Learn more about our partial and full restaurant buy outs as well as our Little Italy private patio rentals.
Isola Pizza Bar is truly a family affair. In staying true to his roots, Chef Massimo is proud to feature wines from his brother's Northern Italy vineyards, Pietro Rinaldi Wines. Ask your server how to pair these delicious varietals with your favorite Isola dish. And keep your eyes peeled for our special wine dinners!