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Ciao! Deli & Pizzeria

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891 Baker St, A-18, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4361
+1 714-979-8669
11:30 - 21:00
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We happened upon this pizza last year when staying about 2 miles down the road...very happy to find by accident again this year!! Ordered delivery this time, was very happy with time and pizza. Good sauce, good crust, overall enjoyed it!

Thank Tesaandrews
Corona, CA
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Their pizza sauce just made the pizza wonderful. Reminded my husband of Chicago pizza. Meatball sandwich very good. Would maybe prefer smaller meatballs instead of so big, to be juicier.

Thank Anne M
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I had the Italian sub combo with a very fresh green salad. The toasted bread adds a special touch. This place has excellent food but it's small so seating and parking can be challenging right at noon.

Thank sbadOcca
Orange, California
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153 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Pizzas are fresh made with good ingredients nice crispy thin crust. Pasta is serviceable. This is where the dog eats when he craves pizza, pasta, beer from the bottle and a local sports game on the TV watched by staff and eaters alike. Shorts and t-shirts are cool here so no doubt return is inevitable.

Thank beagle47
Austin, Texas
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158 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Staying at a nearby hotel and walked over for dinner and were very pleased. We shared the Greek Salad which was fresh and delicious. Since they offer a gluten free pizza, my wife ordered that while I had the baked ziti. No complaints as the pizza crust was very good according to my wife. The ziti with sausage was very... More 

Thank BigMac1949
Long Beach
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125 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Our offices recently moved so we have all been trying every restaurant around here (Bristol & Newport). I understand that it was lunch time but it took over an hour for my order to be delivered. Mental note, order earlier next time. Also the driver seemed confused on how much the order actually was and I think I paid too... More 

Thank Sara H
Palm Coast
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Get there before noon if you want a place to sit, or you'll be taking food out. Place gets very busy at lunch time, and the food is very good. Had the chicken parm and being from the east coast was impressed. Was good. They also offer beer/wine/water/soda, etc.

Thank Anthony D
Costa Mesa, California
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309 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2015

I was hoping for a really good experience here, especially considering the reviews. My uncle from Vietnam was in town and loves pizza, so we wanted to show him what really good pizza would be like. I actually enjoy deep dish pizza, but I think my uncle would have thought it was too heavy, so my favorite go-to spot was... More 

Thank buffy0182
Santa Ynez, California
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169 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Right behind the Marriott Residence Inn and they serve a great pizza. Small friendly place with great service as well.

Thank tycosa
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156 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at the Residence Inn in Cosa Messa while attending a wedding. The front desk told us about this place and they were right. We had the Appetizer Sampler a Margarita pizza and a sub. All fantastic. Great decor with old signs and autograph sports pictures.

Thank Bill F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Pizza, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 891 Baker St, A-18, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4361
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-979-8669
Ciao! Deli & Pizzeria is the quintessential mom-n-pop, with homemade recipies, great service, and a fun atmosphere. Stop by for dine-in or take out. We also offer free delivery within 3 miles and a $20 minimum.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?