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.
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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
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
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!
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
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
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
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
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
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