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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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11:30 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Italian, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2831 Bristol St, Ste A, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-5937
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Good Italian cuisine. Italian wines on their wine list are predominantly from the south of Italy. South, however, does not produce the best white nor the red wines. They are decent wines, but a far cry from reds of Tuscany, Piemonte or Veneto, or far...More

Thank JanuszRoman
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Personalized service, friendly atmosphere and delicious food. On site wine cellar is impressive, good selection of Italian and Californian wine. Zucchini appetizer was tasty. Salads are good. Eggplant dish was a good sized portion and very well done. side of spaghetti with olive oil and...More

Thank parkerw2014
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I very much enjoy eating here. It is not an inexpensive place, but their food is very good. A nice alternative if you are into Italian style food.

Thank DorisV660
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Onotria Wine Country Cuisine is in Costa Mesa on Bristol Street south of the 405 and 73 freeways. We’ve been to dozens and dozens of Italian restaurants in Orange County and believe this delightful restaurant serves some of the best Italian dishes we’ve found. The...More

Thank Baldlegal
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Becoming one of my favorite places. And how can you not feel at home with Massimo walking through the restaurant humming, singing and talking with customers?!? The food is fantastic, the wine list is impressive, the corkage fee is standard (we love to bring our...More

Thank Christy B
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Massimo is a genius!! It felt like we were family! We had a business dinner at Onotria and other than the fact the room was very loud (we are a loud bunch), it could not have been a better setting or meal. The wine was...More

Thank Shelliu
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This is a wonderful restaurant! The food is excellent, the wine list is impressive, the service is great, and the atmosphere is lovely. This restaurant is definitely a "do again" for me.

Thank Dyanne2014
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We have dined over half a dozen times at the Onotria Restaurant and have always been impressed with the dining experience. The Fennel salad light and fresh. The Gnocchi entree with Pecorino and Gorgonzola cheese sauce was also light and as good as anything I...More

Thank 360GUY
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The owner and chef, Massimo, provides an atmosphere of exquisite cuisine with beautiful wines. He is a true visionary of what a restaurant should be: quality ingredients and simple preparations equals a fantastic experience! He and his long-time staff genuinely love what they have and...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We only went for drinks and the wine list was very impressive.Great service and fair prices for some very good wines. If you are looking for a restaurant that has an excellent choice of wines, this is it.

Thank Ed P
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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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