Italian foods are often named for the region they come from, such as Parma, Bologna, and Personal Pan. Taste the real deal with this Groupon.
Nonno's Italian Restaurant
Since the 1960s, Nonno's Italian Restaurant has remained La Mesa's hub for classic Italian dishes and gourmet pizzas. Executive Chef Gerardo Ortiz continues the eatery's tradition with artfully plated entrees, such as eggplant parmesan and smoked wild salmon coated with vermouth cream sauce. Chef Ortiz crafts his lasagnas entirely from-scratch, layering noodles with Italian sausage and beef or, for vegetarians and cockeyed sailors preparing for a bout of fisticuffs, spinach and ricotta. Gerardo likewise makes his pizza dough and sauce in-house daily, covering them with real mozzarella and a choice of nearly 20 toppings, including meatballs and asparagus. To complement Gerardo's cuisine, Nonno's stocks an extensive wine selection that diners can enjoy by the glass or bottle.
94% of 345 customers
“The meal was outstanding, the service excellent, and the owner/chef was extremely friendly and outgoing and seemed genuinely interested in if we were satisfied with...”
“The meal was outstanding, the service excellent, and the owner/chef was extremely friendly and outgoing and seemed genuinely interested in if we were satisfied with service and food quality.”
“VERY GOOD food & large servings. We will be back for more.”
“Delicious lasagna...nice cozy ambience!”
5314 Baltimore Drive
La Mesa, California 91942