Edit ModuleShow Tags

Cesarina opens in Point Loma

The fresh pasta concept has graduated from the farmer's market circuit to its own eatery


Published:

Photo by Paul Body

“LA’s too big and New York too cold,” explains Roman-born Niccolo Angius of why he and his wife moved to San Diego to start their fresh-pasta concept, Cesarina, named after her. Following a successful year or so on the farmers’ market circuit, the OB residents chose Point Loma (aka fancy OB) for their all-day eatery with a pastificio—a glassed-in exhibition station where they craft fresh pasta (spaghetti, ravioli, bucatini, gnocchi, etc.) nonstop. Chef Patrick Money (ex–Smoking Goat, Cucina Enoteca) is making classics like pomodoro fresco (fresh tomato sauce with burrata and pesto) plus specialties like pappardelle short ribs and grilled whole branzino. Their vegan menu caters to the area’s surfeit of leaf eaters, and a lush patio takes advantage of the city’s cash crop, the sun.

4161 Voltaire Street, Point Loma  cesarinapasta

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

More »Related Stories

Stop Cheapening Mexican Food

Just stop it.

We chat with Mark ‘Mud’ Grant at Petco Park, plus some exciting restaurants come to Liberty Station

We also discuss whether fake meat is taking over real meat on Happy Half Hour Podcast: Episode 144

The SoCal (Social Calendar!)

From black-tie galas to costumed 5Ks, these events will keep your social calendar full—and you feeling good
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. Vote Now for San Diego's Best Restaurants 2019
    From pho to fries, you can choose San Diego's best eats and drinks in 99 categories
  2. First Look: Il Dandy
    Michelin-starred Italian chefs open a stunner in Bankers Hill
  3. Restaurants Are Dying; Here’s the Solution
    It’s simple math, but the state of California refuses to allow it
  4. 21 Ultimate Road Trip Itineraries from San Diego
    These getaways will take you through California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, and Mexico
  5. Best of North County 2019
    Our annual roundup of what's up-and-coming and full-on buzzy above the 56
  6. San Diego Homebuyer’s Guide 2019
    It's possible to find an affordable home in these six up-and-coming enclaves
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Promotions

Enter San Diego’s Cutest Pet Contest

Your furry family member could win a pet prize package and be featured in San Diego Magazine

Puesto's Next Top Taco

Submit your best taco recipe for the chance to win a grand prize
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit Module

Connect With Us:

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Sponsored

Athena’s Pinnacle Awards Showcases Leaders in Diversity and Inclusion

Here are the winners from the event on May 7

What One San Diegan Is Doing with a Life Without Disease

Dr. Melanie McCauley went to Nepal to help build a local research infrastructure.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags