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Maggiano's Little Italy

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3333 Bristol St, Ste 6759, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1859
714-546-9555
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Casual Dining
Families with children
Romance
Bar scene
Large groups

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  • 117
    Excellent
  • 78
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Elegant Italian

Had lunch with an old friend. Big dinner that evening; so I had the Caesar salad with shrimp and a double espresso. Salad was excellent, and espresso exactly what you expect in a fine Italian restaurant. Very spacious and comfortable environment.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
WilliamMz
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Windsor, California
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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Windsor, California
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

Had lunch with an old friend. Big dinner that evening; so I had the Caesar salad with shrimp and a double espresso. Salad was excellent, and espresso exactly what you expect in a fine Italian restaurant. Very spacious and comfortable environment.

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Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This restaurant was recommended by hotel staff when I stayed in the area for the 2015 Surf City Half Marathon....Wow what a great experience! Service was beyond great, food was soooo good, and prices were so reasonable. Portions are really big. Love, love love!! I think this will be my new go to carb-loading restaurant!!

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful dining experience! We got the "2 for 1" deal where you order a meal to eat at the restaurant and get another entire meal FREE TO GO! Loved it! Convenient place to eat before going to the theater or after a long day of shopping at the adjoining mall! Excellent service! Descent prices! So it's AMORE to us!

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Costa Mesa, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I would recommend Maggianos to anyone looking for great food at a reasonable price. The service was fabulous and everything that I tasted was delicious. You can't go wrong with this place!!!

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Clayton, California
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163 reviews 163 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Just to be clear, this review is specifically about doing a takeout order of tiramisu. We ordered two pieces of tiramisu by phone. When we arrived, we were pleased to see that there is parking specifically for picking up takeout orders. Upon entering the restaurant, it was easy to find the takeout window and our order was waiting for us.... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We had a great dinner. My wife had salmon, I had steak. We had a very nice time. We live in Henderson, NV and have a Maggiano's in Las Vegas so we know what to expect....is excellence in all areas, and that is what we found here. The staff was very professional, the food was perfect, we will go again... More 

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Placentia, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Really delicious food. Our party enjoyed the fried zucchini appetizer ( not gluten free ) and the gf penne offered for the lunch specials was really good. Service was prompted and friendly, and well, the food was just really good. Looking for an excuse for another visit!

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Orange County, California
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Well cooked and great sized portions. Ambience is nice and the staff attentive. I love going to maggianos and getting the chicken parm. Highly reccomend this place!

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Aliso Viejo, California, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This place is crowded. The bar is packed & good luck getting a drink. If you want a loud busy place, this is for you. Food is okay but it took a little too long but we understand, they were very busy. Our server was pleasant.

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Foothill Ranch, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Great family style restaurant, noisy, home style, great food. Its fun to take a group of 6 or more. Nice Veal Parmigiana, many good pasta dishes, nice appetizers in a warm and cozy atmosphere

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3333 Bristol St, Ste 6759, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1859
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: 714-546-9555

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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