Awarded best Italian restaurant in La Jolla five years running by Riviera Magazine, Lupi provides guests with an authentic Italian experience next to none. With a location in the exclusive Bird Rock area, only one hundred yards away from the Pacific Ocean, this casual Italian restaurant is a can’t miss. The authentic cuisine focuses on Roman styles, using only fresh, local ingredients that are made on location every day. The name Lupi derives from an ancient Roman folklore. In short, it refers to the iconic Roman image of two young boys being fed by a wolf. Lupi adapts this story to show hospitality and uphold the traditions of Rome. At Lupi, the passion for cooking shows through, guaranteeing satisfaction for each customer that is received.