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2300 Harbor Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-6250
+1 949-722-7566
11:00 - 21:30
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Mattoon, Illinois
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Caprese salad and large pizza were very good. Great atmosphere and service. I highly recommend. The pizza is fire baked the location is very convenient off Harbor Avenue. The garlic bread is good too. Table service includes grated parm cheese extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar. The calamari was a little tough. Outdoor seating available too.

Thank Darryl S
Newport Beach, California
1 review
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Always perfect crust and such a nice atmosphere. Most delicious sauce and a wide variety of toppings. My favorite pizza in Orange County.

Thank katism44
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

One large pizza is more than enough for four people but we couldn't decide on a flavor so we got two. The perfect thick crispy crust, with oil and vinegar on the table to dip you "pizza bones" in. I'm sure this will be a visiting again soon.

Thank Superdeek
Newport Beach, California
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I went to enjoy a nice meal at Nick's Pizza and chose the Melanzane Parmigiana (eggplant parm)plus a glass of resling wine. The eggplant was thick, chewy, undercooked and less than ordinary. The wine was just okay; the sauce was disappointing, as well. I should have stuck with the pizza --it seemed popular.

Thank drmaureen2014
Costa Mesa, California
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157 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This place has excellent pizza and pastas. It's not a thin, Neopolitan-style pizza that is so in vogue now; it's a thick crust pizza. They have separate entrances for dine-in, and to-go orders, so the two aren't getting in each other's way. My only grouse is that they don't serve affogato. They have a freezer with spumoni ice cream, and... More 

Thank FineDinerPatty
Laguna Niguel, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Love the food, the service and the Italian ambience. All the pasta dishes are very tasty and their servings are big. My husband and I usually share the antipasto salad and a small pizza. The salad has generous amount of Italian cold cuts and cheese along with the greens and vinaigrette. We love their pizzas too and their crust is... More 

Thank mariellamp
West Jordan, Utah
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This Italian place makes some of the best pizza I have ever had. It is a go to spot every time I go to Los Angeles. Try any pizza and you won't be disappointed! They make their food with love!!!

Thank oakraider
Irvine, California
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72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Nothing fancy, just good tasty food at a fair price. If you get a pizza,they charge the same price for 3-5 toppings so get 5 toppings!

Thank drblee
Pasadena, California
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176 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Stopped in on a recommendation of their pizza. We love family style no-chain pizza/Italian restaurants. The pizza was excellent. There was just two of us and we ordered a large. We were hungry! We took home half of it. The dough is very hearty, but a very good rise and texture. The toppings are of very high quality. I love... More 

Thank AnnieP7
Lake Forest, California
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Went with wife and friends to Nicks yesterday for the first time. Definitely going again. We were there for dinner. Lamb chops delicious. Nice burn on the outside pink and juicy inside. Mussels were so fresh and tender, the sauce they were in was so great we soaked it all up with our bread. Clam linguini, veal excellent. Service a... More 

Thank michael k

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2300 Harbor Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-6250
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 949-722-7566

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