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Angelina's Pizzeria Napoletana           

Dana Point
32860 Pacific Coast Hwy
Dana Point, CA 92629
Phone: (949) 429-1102
8573 Irvine Center Dr
Irvine, CA 92618
Phone: (949) 536-5200
Atmosphere: Trendy
Dress Code: Casual
Cuisine: Italian, pizza
Services: Lunch and dinner
Hours:Dana Point - 11:30 - 10pm daily, Irvine - Sun - Thurs 11am - 10:30pm, Fri - Sat 11am - 11:30pm
About: Angelina's Pizzeria highlights the Verace Pizza Napoletana ("True Neopolitan Pizza"). Each pizza combines Italian imported ingredients and locally sourced organic Basil, which is baked over an Almond wood fire. Choose from other authentic Italian specialties including artistic entrees, rich desserts and an inspired weekend brunch. Pair each dish with a fine wine, imported Italian and local California beer or a handcrafted cocktail.

Brio Tuscan Grille             

774 Spectrum Ctr Dr
Irvine, CA 92618
Phone: (949) 341-0380
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Atmosphere: Classy
Dress Code: Casual
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks
Hours: Sun - Thurs 11am - 10pm, Fri - Sat 11am - 11pm
About: Every meal at Brio Tuscan Grille is prepared with the best quality ingredients and freshest flavors, offering you the high energy of an Italian steak house paired with the lively atmosphere of an authentic ristorante in Tuscany. Whether you're stopping in for a quick bite or toasting a milestone, enjoy modern Tuscan flavors at Brio Tuscan Grille, the best Italian restaurant near you.

Bruno's Italian Kitchen                   

210 W Birch St
Brea, CA 92821
Phone: (714) 257-1000
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Atmosphere: Classy
Dress Code: Casual
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Serves dinner and drinks
Hours: sun - Wed 4pm - 9pm, Thurs 4pm - 9:30pm, Fir - Sat 4pm - 10:30pm
$$ Deals and Specials: Two for Tuesdays - Match 1 drink and 1 pasta entree every Tuesday, $20 per person; Seafood Sunday - Each week Chef Glen will prepare a special seafood entree!
About: The goal of Brunos Italian Kitchen is to provide a relaxing dining atmosphere with soul-satisfying fare, which derives its inspiration from dishes and ingredients found in Italian cuisine.

Canaletto Ristorante Veneto                

545 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Phone: (949) 640-0900
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Atmosphere: Classy
Dress Code: Casual 
Cuisine: Italian
Services: lunch and dinner
Hours: Sun - Thurs 11am - 10pm, Fri - Sat 11am - 11pm
About: Step inside Canaletto and take an award-winning culinary journey through Italy. Specialties include house made pastas, wood-fired pizza, grilled fish, authentic risotto, and rotisserie meats. Using the freshest ingredients and traditional cooking techniques, Canaletto offers a wide variety of premium-quality Italian food paired with great wines and cocktails. With an event coordinator on site to handle all of your needs, Canaletto is the perfect location for special events and business functions. Repeat recipient of Wine Spectator's "Award of Excellence".

CUCINA Enoteca                   

532 Spectrum Center Dr
Irvine, CA 92618
Phone: (949) 861-2222
Newport Beach
951 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Phone: (949) 706-1416
Website (Irvine) | webside (Newport Beach) 
Dress Code: Casusal
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Wine Bar
Services: Serves lunch, dinner and drinks
Hours: Sun - Thurs 11am - 9pm, Fri - Sat 11am - 10pm
About: Say hello to the sister restaurant of San Diego’s award winning CUCINA urbana! CUCINA enoteca’s menu features Italian classics with a modern twist, traditionally coursed or served family-style, and made with the freshest local, organic and sustainable ingredients.​

Maggiano's Little Italy

3333 Bristol Street

Costa Mesa, Ca 92626
Phone: (714) 546-9550

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Dress Code: Nice casual
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Lunch, Dinner
Hours: Sun - Thurs 11am - 10pm / Fri - Sat 11am-11pm
About: Maggiano's Little Italy, invites you to take a step back in time and enjoy the nostalgic atmosphere reminiscent of pre-World War II Little Italy. Red-checked tablecloths, family portraits, leather banquettes and richly polished mahogany wood provide a warm ambiance and welcome you to an atmosphere where you will truly enjoy a unique dining experience.

Mangia Bene Cucina

27281 La Paz Rd.Suite I,

Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Phone: (949) 831-0141

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Atmosphere: Patio dining available, nice casual
Dress Code: Nice casual
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Lunch, Dinner, Catering
Hours: Sun - Thurs 11:30am-9:30pm / Fri - Sat 11:30am-10:30pm
About: Come to Mangia Bene for the "Fresh Italian Food Experience". For over 10 years Mangia Bene, which means "eat well" in Italian, has been serving the finest Italian cuisine based on recipes handed down through our family. Our delicious meals, eclectic atmosphere and friendly, personal service will delight the palette and warm the heart. Come see why Mangia Bene is so popular and the place to be in South Orange County!


Stella's Serious Italian

17 Monarch Bay Plaza

Monarch Beach, Ca 92629
Phone: (949) 234-1679

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Atmosphere: Family friendly, casual
Dress Code: Casual
Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
Services: Lunch, Dinner
Hours: Lunch Mon - Fri 11:30am-2:30pm / Dinner Mon - Sun 5pm-10pm
About: Stella's is a beautiful fine dining Italian restaurant in the Monarch Beach Plaza (next to Gelsons). We feature indoor and outdoor dining on our beautiful covered patio with fireside dining and an ocean view. Open 7 days a week with a full service bar featuring happy hour drink and food specials. Live entertainment nightly.

Ti Amo 

31727 S. Coast Hwy.

Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Phone: (949) 499-5350

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Atmosphere: Perfect for Romantic Dinners or a nice dinner with anyone
Dress Code: Casual to semi-dressy
Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
Services: Dinner
Hours: Mon - Sat 5:30pm - Close / Sun 5pm - Close
About: Ti Amo is modeled after an authentic Italian Villa with stone tablet menus, faux & fresco Artisian plastered walls, heavy fabrics, candelabras, and soothing lighting. Ti Amo is very home-like with five separate dining rooms including a climate controlled atrium, ocean views and fire place.

Additional Italian Restaurants you may be interested in

Baci Restaurant
18748 Beach Blvd
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Phone: (714) 965-1194

Carbonara Trattoria Italiana
111 Avenida Del Mar # B
San Clemente, CA 92672
Phone: (949) 366-1040

Il Fornaio
18051 Von Karman Avenue
Irvine, CA 92612
Phone: (949) 261-1444

Luna Rossa
2449 Park Ave
Tustin, CA 92782
Phone: (714) 259-0861

Modo Mio Rustic Italian Kitchen
7946 E Coast Hwy
Newport Beach, CA 92657
Phone: (949) 497-9770

North Italia
2957 Michelson Dr
Irvine, CA 92612
Phone: (949) 629-7060

Old Spaghetti Factory
2110 Newport Blvd.
Newport Beach, CA 92663
Phone: (949) 675-8654

Pizzeria Ortica
650 Anton Blvd
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Phone: (714) 445-4900

Ristorante Rumari
1826 S. Coast Hwy
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Phone: (949) 494-0400

Romeo Cucina 
28241 Crown Valley PKWY
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Phone: (949) 831-4131

Square One Pizza Café
5789 Alton Pkwy
Irvine, CA 92618
Phone: (949) 451-1750

27211 Ortega Hwy, Unit C
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Phone: (949) 661-8466

Villa Roma 
25254 La Paz Rd
Laguna Hills, CA 92630
Phone: (949) 454-8585

2937 Bristol St
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Phone: (714) 662-5500

Yves' Restaurant & Wine Bar
5753-A E Santa Ana Canyon Rd
Anaheim, CA 92807
Phone: (714) 637-3733

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