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Maggiano's Little Italy

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3333 Bristol St, Ste 6759, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
+1 714-546-9555
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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100 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love this place! Food and staff have always exceed our expectations! We try to eat here every other month or so. Lasagna is amazing!

Thank Kevin M
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Huge bustling restaurant. You get a really good authentic Italian look, feel and ambiance the minute you walk in. Nice. The food however let it down for us. And that's the problem imho when you try turn authentic Italian into a chain. There are no Italian restaurant chains in Italy. It just does not work that way. We had a... More 

Thank baobabjim
Laguna Hills, California
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71 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is huge, fun place for a large party. Easy family style serving. Great service. The food was average Italian food.

Thank Samantha H
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83 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner. The drinks are good and reasonable. Service was really good. I ordered the veal with lemon....velvet texture that melted in your mouth. Husband had spaghetti with meatballs...he was very happy with his choice. Both entrees were more than we could eat. When they offered us a pasta to take home...we were sorry we were at a hotel... More 

Thank Mary H
Palm Desert, California
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had not been here in a while since we moved away form the area and were happy to stop in for dinner while at South Coast Plaza for shopping. No reservation- they took us in <10 minutes. There take home pasta special is a great deal- 2 pastas, 2 salads and 1 desert to eat there and 2 more... More 

Thank Dan D
Costa Mesa, California
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large portions and if you order a pasta, you can chose one to take home free. Their salads are great, as is the lasagna and spaghetti. We've celebrated many birthdays here and love it.

Thank jmmortgage
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go family style! This place has a great atmosphere and is wonderful for the whole family. Our server was awesome at suggesting things for us to try

Thank dlopez57
Surprise, Arizona
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557 reviews
330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Could not get a reservation but walked in Food excellent, fairly priced, lots to choose from Had the veal parmigiana, a little overlooked but good, linguine do mare was terrific Had the wine special Coppola rossa, lovely wine Great service

Thank michaelbkolsky
La Verne, California
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107 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seated right away waiter introduced himself. Drinks were given and order taken. The salad, the spaghetti and the dessert were wonderful. The service was outstanding.you will not be disappointed at this Maggiones

Thank Lulu120639
Budapest, Hungary
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

First thing to look at in a restaurant: cutlery. Was it clean? No. Fork had a dry little shrimp shell on it. Second thing to look at: glassware. Was it clean? No. Had lipstick on it. Third thing: food! It was good!!will i come back? Hell naw:)

Thank AlexDobi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3333 Bristol St, Ste 6759, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-546-9555

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Lake Elsinore, California, United States
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?