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Cucina Alessa

6700 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-1824
+1 949-645-2148
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (24 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
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6700 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-1824
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This is our 4th visit. Best Italian Food in SoCal. Fresh Homemade pasta. Braised short rib Tortellini with Walnut Mushroom Cream Sauce is unbelievable. My wife gets the gnocchi with vodka cream everytime. Right across the street from north Newport beach. You will love it.

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I had my first lunch after the new year's eve... That was amazing and delicious under the sun... But also we go back the same day at night with some friends and that was again a excellent cuisine... I totally recommend.

Thank Pinkema a
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Went to Santa Ana for a baseball tournament and chose this wonderful restaurant for my birthday dinner (my kids treated me). The food was excellent. The calamari was the best I have ever had with its flavors and tenderness. I ended up ordering the Conchiglie...More

Thank adamlikestheresa39
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This is a gem in the area. It's well situated with walking distance from the beach. Every entree we had were near perfection. Top of it all; excellent ambience and service. A great family spot!

Thank W W C
Reviewed 23 June 2017 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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