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Andrea at Pelican Hill

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22701 Pelican Hill Road South, Newport Beach, CA 92657 (Newport Coast Drive)
+1 949-612-1917
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The unprecedented attention to detail in Andrea, to recreate storied...
The unprecedented attention to detail in Andrea, to recreate storied culinary traditions and classic dishes bursting with the true flavors of Italy, has resulted in remarkable Northern Italian cuisine, with Tuscan influences in particular, that rivals the nation's top Italian restaurants.
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  • 98
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Food was Excellent

The food and service was excellent. Maybe just a little over priced for the amount but you are at Pelican Hill so you probably aren't pinching pennies.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
Robert B
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Akron, Ohio
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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148 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Akron, Ohio
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

The food and service was excellent. Maybe just a little over priced for the amount but you are at Pelican Hill so you probably aren't pinching pennies.

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New York, New York
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Andrea was a fantastic treat. Though the interior dining room is lovely, we sat on the (heated) terrace, a little less formal but absolutely lovely. The service was spot-on, enthusiastic and informative but not intrusive. The food was simply spectacular. The wild mushroom risotto prepared tableside for two in a parmigiano reggiano wheel, topped with shaved winter truffles - a... More 

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ontario
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We took a friend for his 76th birthday. It was a very pleasant luncheon. It is well worth a visit. A bit pricey - but worth it. The views are spectacular.

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Flagstaff, Arizona
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Was staying at the resort and enjoyed a great dinner. Was a great way to kick off our week at Pelican Hill. We had a couples dinner at the Andrea. The restaurant is a very elegant Italian restaurant. The resort was pretty crowded with an Italian festival – but the service did not suffer. We had a great server. I... More 

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Anaheim, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The place is in an outstanding hotel in one of the most selected areas of New Port. The restaurant is rather simple but with an excellent environment. The food is the nice the work of dedicated chefs that thrives for excellence. And yes they do!! Any negative comment of this place will be the result of a dishonest reviewer. Don't... More 

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Corona Del Mar, CA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

What a disappointment. We came for a special evening on Christmas Eve. They had a pre fixed menu. Salmon on rice was so so Farro soup was awful and tasted like dirt. Risotto was good Ravioli was delicious Beef tenderloin was terribly undercooked and bloody. Has to send it back then it was dry and so so Chicken was good... More 

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PelicanHillResort, General Manager at Andrea at Pelican Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. I sincerely regret that your experience was less than perfect, especially as your visit was intended as a special holiday celebration. I have addressed your concerns with the Andrea management and culinary teams, so we may improve upon the unfortunate experience detailed here. I apologize for your disappointment in the... More 

Huntington Beach, California
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

its probably the nicest restaurant in orange county. the setting is perfect. at a restaurant with these prices, you should expect great service and that's exactly what you get. of course the food is also very good but the real attraction is that there are menu items you just don't usually see. its definitely pricey and is a draw for... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The Food, Service and Ambiance was a 10 out of 10. The menu items were creative and delicious. The service was first class.

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Anaheim Hills, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We came here 4 years ago for Valentine's day when visiting family in CA. The service was right on the money, the grounds to the resort was pristine, and the fine cars there make your head spin to look at. Our food was very tasty...from appetizer to main entrees to dessert and wine. Thew view...there is no words to describe

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LA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Any place that has its own pasta drying room will get my attention. As good as any of the top LA italian eatries.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 22701 Pelican Hill Road South, Newport Beach, CA 92657
    (Newport Coast Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-612-1917

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

The unprecedented attention to detail in Andrea, to recreate storied culinary traditions and classic dishes bursting with the true flavors of Italy, has resulted in remarkable Northern Italian cuisine, with Tuscan influences in particular, that rivals the nation's top Italian restaurants.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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