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All 185 San Clemente Restaurants

Carbonara Trattoria

111 Avenida Del Mar Suite B, San Clemente, CA 92672
(949) 366-1040
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Ranked #21 of 185 Restaurants in San Clemente
Hours:
Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Coronado, California
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156 reviews 156 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Lovely setting for a nice lunch in San Clemente, CA. the service was excellent and the food was delightful. The Love Cup dessert stole the show, however.

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Newick, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

There are alot of Italian eating places in Orange County but this one is outstanding. Large portions, well prepared and a wide selection of traditional food. Baked oyster appetizer is a winner. Veal excellent. Penne arribiata delicious. Very attentive wait staff. Street parking.

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Page, Arizona
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My wife and I were in town for the Battle of the Paddle and had the opportunity to stop in and have dinner here. We were very pleased with both great tasting food and fantastic service. The Veal Piccata was fantastic, some of the very best I have ever had. We will be back for sure

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Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

One of the best Italian Restaurants in Orange County. We've been several times and it is always wonderful food! Risotto lovers, absolutly fantastic! Prices are reasonable, service excellent and ambience average.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We stumbled across this restaurant. The food was authentic italian & the portions were large! Good value for the amount served. We will definately come back!

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san diego, ca
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91 reviews 91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This is a solid favorite of locals in San Clemente...Good menu including veal dishes--food is good (not great) but reasonably priced. All entrees come with soup or salad. Can be a little noisy at times, but overall, a pleasant dining experience. We shall return.

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The restaurant was selected on the basis that there were many people of all ages plus families all enjoying the food. My wife and I both had the filet minon which were cooked to perfection. Any entre comes with a salad or soup as well so it was good value as well as being excellent food.

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Woodinville, Washington
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I was travelling alone and went on a friends recommendation. Based on my first visit I went back a second time. Fred is a fabulous bartender and it's a very friendly atmosphere. Talked with lots of locals for a great evening.

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

My husband and I made reservations for this restaurant after recommendations from Casa Tropicana. We were in San Clemente celebrating our one year wedding anniversary and wanted something really romantic and delicious. I'll start from the beginning. We were seated by our waitress and she said she'd be right back to get our drink orders. Well, 10 mins or so... More 

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Palm Desert, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Enjoyed a terrific dinner. Veal dishes were excellent. Service was good, and everyone was friendly. So on your next to San Clemente enjoy there food.

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Additional Information about Carbonara Trattoria

Address: 111 Avenida Del Mar Suite B, San Clemente, CA 92672
Phone Number: (949) 366-1040
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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