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24050 Camino Del Avion, Dana Point, CA 92629 (Niguel Road)
+1 949-443-1476
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Enjoy fresh ocean breezes, intimate conversation, dancing and dining with...
Enjoy fresh ocean breezes, intimate conversation, dancing and dining with family and friends. Live entertainment further enhances your pleasurable experience at Brio Tuscany Grille. See firsthand why Brio Tuscany Grille has been a favorite for so many in South Orange County. The fabulous dishes and engaging atmosphere provide the ideal combination for memorable family gatherings, intimate dinners or power lunches. Many who visit Brio for the first time find its elegant atmosphere, delectable food and excellent service a combination that's simply second to none.
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    Very good
  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lovely time, great atmosphere and great food!!

My sister and I stopped here on our trip to Dana point. We had the antipasti platter and the penne donatello, both of which were fantastic. Claudio was our waiter and he was great! The creme brulee was a perfect finish to our meal, which had little cannoli chocolate chips inside (nice Italian touch... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
Lauren L
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Outer Banks NC
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59 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We visited with some family. Appateizers were very good. Had calamari and the baby clams. Main courses were good. Service good. There is a nicer one of these in Irvine that is more upscale.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My sister and I stopped here on our trip to Dana point. We had the antipasti platter and the penne donatello, both of which were fantastic. Claudio was our waiter and he was great! The creme brulee was a perfect finish to our meal, which had little cannoli chocolate chips inside (nice Italian touch to a French dessert.) Definitely a... More 

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Vickie M, Owner at Brio Tuscany Grille, responded to this review

We're happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed the food at Brio! We're glad that you loved the creme brulee and the Italian touch to it. We'd definitely pass the appreciation to Claudio, he's one of the customer favorites. We look forward to having you back here soon. More 

Newport Beach
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53 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We eat here quite a lot. It is just next to the Spectrum which has shops and theater. The food is great with its own flavor. A dish for every taste of italian.

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Vickie M, Owner at Brio Tuscany Grille, responded to this review

Scott, it's always great to hear from regular customers. Thanks for sharing your review. We're glad to hear that you love our food and look forward to having you back here soon! More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Love this place! The perfect meal, ambiance, and service for my sister-in-laws birthday gathering. The owner brings decades of fine dining expertise to this gem of a restaurants! Tucked away in the Dana Point/Laguna Niguel neighborhood, it is far more warm and friendly than some of the pricier options nearby. My halibut was delicious!

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Vickie M, Owner at Brio Tuscany Grille, responded to this review

We're happy that you enjoyed your sister-in-law's birthday celebration at Brio. Plus, we are happy to hear that the meal, ambiance, and service were all exceptional. We'd love to have you back again! More 

Lethbridge, Canada
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We had an expired Groupon which they honored with another deal! Great way to start! The service was excellent and the special

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Vickie M, General Manager at Brio Tuscany Grille, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad to hear you were able to enjoy your meal and previously purchased Groupon without penalty. We pride ourselves on making sure each guests has a pleasant dining experience. We look forward to serving you again soon! More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Great food and service. Claudio was very friendly and attentive. We followed his recommendations and did not get disappointed. Spaghetti with meatballs is amazing.

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La Mesa, California
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We went with our two young children and they couldn't have been more accommodating. Good value for what they deliver, a nice bottle of wine, excellent clams in a delicious broth, delicious sole, wonderful desserts all delivered with friendly service and a pleasant atmosphere. Next time we are in the area we will be back.

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Vickie M, Owner at Brio Tuscany Grille, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad to hear that we not only delivered on food, but service and ambiance. We know these are key to making a dining experience exceptional, and I'm glad to hear we exceeded expectations. We look forward to having the family in again soon! More 

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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Brio has good food at a good price-point. The service is good and so is the food. I would recommend it for lunch or dinner.

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Aliso Viejo, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Claudio who served us is always friendly and makes the time there enjoyable and fun. Glad he is always around.

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Vickie M, Public Relations Manager at Brio Tuscany Grille, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad to hear you had an amazing experience at Brio and that Claudio could make it THAT much better! We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Aliso Viejo, California
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179 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We had a great time at Brio in Dana Point. The atmosphere was friendly and relaxed. Our food was tasty. Try their house salad, veil and desserts with a nice red. We wanted to eat and dance so this was the perfect place with outdoor dining, a small dance area and bar. The music started at 9 pm and the... More 

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Additional Information about Brio Tuscany Grille

Address: 24050 Camino Del Avion, Dana Point, CA 92629
Phone Number: +1 949-443-1476
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24050 Camino Del Avion, Dana Point, CA 92629
    (Niguel Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-443-1476

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant

Description

Enjoy fresh ocean breezes, intimate conversation, dancing and dining with family and friends. Live entertainment further enhances your pleasurable experience at Brio Tuscany Grille. See firsthand why Brio Tuscany Grille has been a favorite for so many in South Orange County. The fabulous dishes and engaging atmosphere provide the ideal combination for memorable family gatherings, intimate dinners or power lunches. Many who visit Brio for the first time find its elegant atmosphere, delectable food and excellent service a combination that's simply second to none.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?