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Top 10 Restaurants in South Park San Diego

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The Wolf Real Estate Team is native to South Park San Diego, which is why we’re an ideal team to help you choose a home to buy in South Park. Buying a home in South Park is so much more than just finding a home you love, you must also fall in love with the neighborhood. One of the top reasons people choose to move to South Park is for all of the neighborhood amenities like some of San Diego’s top restaurants. Learn more about this neighborhood amenity to find out if South Park is the right choice for you.

1. Buona Forchetta

Buona Forchetta

Known for their pizza in a jar, Buona Forchetta is your go-to destination for authentic Italian food. The restaurant is run by Italian immigrants themselves. All of the pasta, pizza, and dishes are homemade, giving you a fresh taste from Italy. Stop by to enjoy the intimate and cozy atmosphere and to fill your stomach with pasta.

2. Kindred


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One of San Diego’s few vegan restaurants, Kindred offers you an eating out experience that doesn’t leave you feeling terrible afterward. If you’re considering going down the vegan route or are interested in trying vegan food for the first time, Kindred is a smart spot to try. If vegan food isn’t for you, they also have a full bar with lots of tasty drinks.

3. Piacere Mio


Craving authentic Italian food? Head over to Piacere Mio on the corner of Fir St. and Grape St. Piacere Mio is a small and cozy Italian restaurant that will warm your heart with wine and fresh Italian food. From traditional Italian food and amazing wine to the large seafood menu, you can enjoy brunch, lunch or dinner here every day. They take reservations, so you can plan ahead of time.

4. Station Tavern & Burgers

Station Tavern

Located at what used to be South Park’s old trolley line from 1929-1948, Station Tavern & Burgers holds a piece of San Diego history to accompany you with your burgers and beer. This dog-friendly restaurant is the perfect spot to grab lunch before going to the South Park dog park. Station Tavern & Burgers offers a wide menu of burgers, tater tots and craft beer to choose from.

5. La Taqueria Vegiee SD


Restaurants in South Park San Diego are not short of vegan restaurants. Although this is a food truck, La Taqueria Vegiee SD has vegan versions of all of your favorite tacos. Loaded with veggies, you wouldn’t even expect tacos to be so delicious and healthy without meat. This food truck resides in the Target parking lot at the corner of Grape St. and Fern St.

6. Big Kitchen Cafe

Big Kitchen Cafe

Open for breakfast and lunch every day, Big Kitchen Cafe is the perfect spot to grab a fresh breakfast and lunch in South Park. All of the food is fresh and all baked goods are made daily to give you some great tasting food. Although it’s a small location with a hole-in-the-wall feel, Big Kitchen Cafe is the perfect spot to enjoy a cozy breakfast and lunch.

7. Mazara Trattoria


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As your third option for Italian food in South Park San Diego, Mazara Trattoria is a family-run business that has been around for over 30 years. Their menu ranges from pasta, pizza, calzones to salad and more. They also have a wide selection of craft beers and wines. Whether you want to dine in or enjoy a free delivery to your home, Mazara Trattoria offers a family vibe and delicious food.

8. Eclipse Chocolate Bar & Bistro


If you care about dessert just as much as you care about your meal, Eclipse Chocolate Bar & Bistro is the perfect spot for you. Head over for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner and enjoy a wide menu of your favorite breakfast items, paninis, soup, and salads. If your sweet tooth is your main concern, choose from a variety of dessert options as well as hot cocoas. Hate waiting for a table? You can make a reservation at this South Park restaurant. Stop by for a decadent experience.

9. The Rose


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The Rose is the perfect restaurant in South Park for any wine lover. With a huge wine list to choose from, you can pair your favorite wine with your favorite brunch plate, or stop by after brunch to enjoy with an appetizer, flatbread, or meat and cheese plate. If wine isn’t for you, there are also several beers and other drinks to choose from.

10. Mariscos Nine Seas Seafood

Mariscos Nine Seas Seafood

Who knew South Park San Diego was home to so many popular food trucks? Mariscos Nine Seas Seafood offers a budget-friendly delicious Mexican food experience. In the same parking lot as La Taqueria Vegiee SD, Mariscos Nine Seas Seafood offers a variety of fresh fish tacos and tostadas to choose from! With raving reviews about the food quality, large portion sizes and cheap prices, Mariscos Nine Seas Seafood is a must-go-to stop in South Park if you enjoy Mexican seafood.

Thinking of Moving to South Park San Diego?

The Wolf Real Estate Team are natives of South Park San Diego. If you’re interested in moving to South Park, get into contact with us. We will end up as one of your neighbors, so who better to show you the neighborhood than a potential neighbor? One of the highlights of living in South Park is the large variety of amenities in the neighborhood. From boutique shops to the variety of restaurants, there’s always something to do in South Park. If you’re interested in the neighborhood, browse some of the houses for sale in South Park to see if any stand out for you. Whether you want to sell your home, buy a new one, or have questions about San Diego real estate, we are here to help you. Give us a call at 858-722-6847 or fill out our online form to get in contact with us.

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