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“So good!”
Review of Spaghetti Bender

Spaghetti Bender
Ranked #110 of 513 Restaurants in Newport Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$18 - US$30
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Food is amazing. The garlic bread is sliced, buttered, dipped in parmesan cheese and cooked fresh in house, as are the minestrone soup and Papa Lorenzo's house salad. Definitely save room for the homemade tiramisu or chocolate cake. I've had both and they are excellent! It can be a lot of food, but the leftover pastas are even better the next day anyways. My favorites are the gnocchi, chicken parmesan and anything with their pesto sauce! Also, the patio is my favorite spot to eat when weather permits. Nice romantic ambient lighting and pet friendly too! I love "The Bender"!

Thank Erin437
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Spaghetti Bender was ony a few steps from our hotel. A family-run restaurant we chose over the more touristy Cappy's. Service was okay, any ambiance marred by a woman who did not stop talking the whole time we were there and a family who constantly kept their precocious son expounding on everything at the top of his voice.

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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We had a take out and also sat in to have a meal. Lovely romantic atmosphere with great good at a reasonable price. Would recommend

Thank Sharron O
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

The soup was the only way we could get our small children to eat vegies. Our son took several "first dates" here. A local tradition. There may be Italian restaurants with better food, but all and all, this is a great value.

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

The restaurant was right next to are hotel so we thought we would try it. Awesome food, atmosphere, and prices. Only comment would be it was a little warm in the restaurant. Would go back!

Thank 23Traveler
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