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Cucina Alessa

) #72 of 398 Restaurants in Newport Beach €€ - €€€ Italian
6700 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-1824
+1 949-645-2148
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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10:00 - 22:00All hours
€€ - €€€
6700 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-1824
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have visited several times and always have enjoyed. Today was a lunch visit. We were seated in their smaller room. There is both inside and outside seating. Outside can be noisy because it is located on busy Pacific Coast Highway and truth is that...More

Thank Byron R
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We Love this Place, Small little Restaurant in New Port beach , Parking could be difficult , but once you get seated, you are in for the best Italian food ever. been there 3 time last year and this year , and the experience gets...More

Thank Koory H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We happened upon this gem by accident when looking for a happy hour. Wished we had just eaten dinner! The happy hour menu was superb! We had caprese plater, squash ravioli with sage butter sauce and gnocchi. ALL were excellent!! Lovely Italian atmosphere and excellent...More

Thank BethaBCD
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I came here for a meeting and made my reservation on Open Table. I'm sure you can call them direct but I'm a creature of habit. I greeted by a warm and cheerful voice that pulled up my reservation in no time. Upon sitting down,...More

Thank Sheree G
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Recommended by a local Cucina Alessa is a special place. We were warmly greeted by Jose and sat at a comfortable table. We ordered meatballs and fried butternut squash ravs for apps. Both delicious. Next came a large caesar with plenty of anchovy-infused flavor. We...More

Thank daroldmark
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This was our second time at this restaurant, first time for lunch and now for dinner and they did not disappoint. We came for lunch on Christmas Day and it was very quiet and pleasant. We had their famous Meatballs and smoked Mozzarella for appetizers...More

Thank PoopiRedondoBeach
Reviewed 5 September 2016

My family and I eat here often and we are never disappointed with the food. The Mama Mia is my favorite. It is 3 big meat balls with cheese melted on top served with bread. This with a salad is plenty of food for dinner

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 18 August 2016

My parents took my son and I to dinner here the other night. The have been wanting to take me here for the last year as this is one of there favorite places around. The minute we walked in the host greeted us very warmly...More

Thank ohchad
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We had a party of 10 on a Saturday night and were not disappointed. The sea bass I had makes my top five best sea bass meals I've had. It' was prepared in parchment paper and was perfect when I opened it. We had a...More

Thank Dale T
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visit Alessa regularly for date night. We've tried all of their fresh pastas and you can't go wrong. My favorite is the short rib ravioli and the lamb Ragu. Their seafood dishes are excellent as well. When we traveled to Cinque...More

Thank Esmeralda L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6700 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-1824
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-645-2148
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