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Onotria Restaurant

2831 Bristol St, Ste A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-5937
+1 714-641-5952
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
2831 Bristol St, Ste A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-5937
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Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Great food, excellent wine list, very friendly staff. Chef comes out to talk to guests. Very knowledgeable about wines and will offer their own opinions.

Thank Wes B
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I was in Irvine CA on business and was looking for something other than a chain or fast food restaurant. A guest at the hotel pointed us to Onotria. The restaurant has free valet parking which is a big plus in Irvine. The food is...More

Thank Bikash1958
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Onotria is located in unnoticeable building in obscure location. Only when you taste the food you can really appreciate the place. I regret I didn’t try their great Italian cuisine earlier. I had the Lentil and Spinach soup and the Risotto, both where exceptionally good....More

Thank David177
Reviewed 8 August 2015

A friendly ristorante with great bar, wine list and fresh, tasty food prepared with care and attentive service in genuinely local Italian tradition. grazie mille!

Thank irislearning
Reviewed 30 July 2015

This was our second time here and what a jewel of a place for a celebratory event! It has a lovely wine country atmosphere, attentive service, and food we loved. Our favorites were the octopus cerviche and the delicious fish stew/bouillabaisse that was chock full...More

Thank 328Karen
Reviewed 20 June 2015

First time dining here … a friend’s treat for my birthday. We had an excellent meal and enjoyed the experience. Onotria is what I would describe as a “specialty Italian” restaurant in that it does not offer a menu packed with pizza, pasta or dozens...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Went here to celebrate two birthdays in one. Loved the wines by the glass. They have added some choices since I had last been. Had a rich Rose followed by lushious Spanish white. The zucchini blossoms appetizer was delicious. We got the last Dover Sole...More

Thank Susan V
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Beautiful little restaurant with appealing garden view. We started w/ the zucchini bloossoms which were so overpowered by the heavy red sauce that you couldn't tast anything else. The main course was good, but for small entrees @ $40-50 each, I couldn't believe that no...More

1  Thank SWSMSCa
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I held an out of town business training here. The restaurant requires an advance deposit. When I arrived prior to the dinner I discovered the private room only had three walls, and a curtain separated the restaurant from the private room! The proprietor was unwilling...More

1  Thank Anyon61
Reviewed 13 February 2015

This restaurant is right off the freeway, so the outside is nothing much, but they do offer free valet parking. The interior though is charming and very italian. The service was excellent as was the food. We tried appetizers, salad, and an entree. The portions...More

1  Thank tjbeaches
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2831 Bristol St, Ste A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-5937
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-641-5952
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