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Agostino Ristorante

34700 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 100, Capistrano Beach, CA 92624-1349
(949) 661-8266
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Pizza
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Romsley, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Sorry but just didn't enjoy this from start to finish and was glad to pay the bill and leave. Food quality and taste was not good and thankfully on this occasion we were hurried along.

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Palm Springs, California, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We love the chicken parm special...the chicken is so tender & the bread is fresh & good. The service has always been pretty good. It is family run & alot of care is put into the food.

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San Jose, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Don't go to this place unless you sit on the two-table patio and want to talk above the PCH noise. The service was terrible (plates sat uncleared for 10-15 minutes) and the food was fairly bland and run of the mill. Inside decor was very run-down and a tad bit smelly. Think old New York Diner. the staff was dressed... More

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New York
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

It might have been an off night. However, we had horrible service. We waited forever for food that seemed very lackluster. I wish we had taken the car into the proper town in Dana Point and explored some more options for dinner. I walked out feeling like I overpaid for bad service and meh pasta.

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Laguna Beach, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This is as good as it gets in south Orange county for cheap and cheerful Italian. This place has been here forever. The décor lacks a little but the service and the food is what brings you here. Try the clams and mussels posillipo with a side of naked pasta eat the clams and mussels then dump the pasta in... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

The food was good basic italian food. We thought it was going to be a dive after we got disappointing salad, but the good entree brought it back. Try to get a seat in the front where you have an ocean view. With the right table you can also watch the sun set while eating. The price was normal for... More

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sacramento
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We went to this restaurant next door to the Capistrano Surfside Inn and the food was excellent. I would definitely go back.

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Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We used another search engine to find Agostino, so I was surprised to see so many negative reviews. We also had Leslie but she was cheerful and very helpful, not inattentive or unpleasant. She helped me figure out which dish to order (I couldn't decide between gnocchi and another housemade pasta), offered extra bread, and was on point our whole... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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64 reviews 64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We have seldom had a better Italian meal but our server was not that attentive. The price seemed high to me, but we haven't dined out in So. Cal. for a while so maybe this is normal.

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San Clemente, California, United States
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101 reviews 101 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

We have been here a few times and its never really crowded . The people that own it seem to be nice and its in a great location , across from the beach . I am not Italian but I know what I like and this ain't it . The calimari was tough and the pasta sauce was bland ,... More

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