Theresa’s Italian Steakhouse

Enjoy authentic Italian Steakhouse cuisine right in the heart of Mission Valley in central San Diego. Theresa’s Italian Steakhouse combines a dynamic atmosphere with traditional dishes. From homemade pasta dishes to prime cut steaks, you will fall in love with our chef’s recipes, transporting you back to Italy. Take pleasure in every dish with perfectly paired selections from a carefully assembled wine collection.

Special Offer | Complimentary Appetizer with Each Entree


Tuscan-Style Braised Short Ribs

Theresa's Salmon Rustica

Salmon Rustica

Theresa's Famous Meatballs

Theresa’s Famous Meatballs

Theresa's New York Steak

New York Steak

Our Food Philosophy

We believe in supporting local farmers and suppliers that produce fresh, sustainable and traceable ingredients. By working together, we can help protect the environment and ensure all animals are treated humanely through modern farming practices. We hope you enjoy these local ingredients and have an outstanding dining experience with us.

Fresh Homemade Pasta
Handcrafted daily with non-GMO grains and no preservatives.
Assenti’s Pasta | Little Italy, CA

Premium Steaks & Meats
Responsible farming with no antibiotics, no hormones, no by-product feed, and Top 2/3 Choice Beef.
Hamilton Ranch | San Diego, CA

Fresh, Sustainable Seafood
Minimally-processed seafood from Fish Wise and Sea Pact sourcing programs.
Local Fisherman | Morro Bay, CA & San Diego, CA

Organic Poultry
Free range chickens that are humanely-raised on a vegetarian diet with no antibiotics.
Pitman Family Farms | Sanger, CA

Organic Chef’s Garden @ The Legacy
Herbs, lettuces, citrus, edible flowers, and berries.

Locally Sourced Fruits & Vegetables
The Weiser Family Farm | Lucerne Valley, CA
Stehly Farms Organics | Valley Center, CA
Connelly Gardens | Ramona, CA