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Brio Tuscany Grille

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24050 Camino Del Avion, Dana Point, CA 92629-4065 (Niguel Road)
+1 949-443-1476
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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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
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

OMG ...... Best Italian food ever... I like to eat close to home... But the half hour drive was way worth it... Service was great, foods was AWESOME.... Highly recommend you try it.

St. George Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We eat here every time we come to town and are never disappointed. i particularly enjoy the Brio salad and the Wedge salad. The spaghetti with meatballs is rich and flavorful and they make excellent pizzas. Haven't really had anything here we did not enjoy.

Thank ulebwise
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Returning to London tomorrow 7/26. Just back from a great meal here to mark our last night in Dana Point. Friendly staff, menu varied for all tastes. Food was superb. Served very well by Tracy. Recommended.

Thank Julian B
Laguna Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Isn't in Laguna! We love Italian, and Brio Grille has the best Halibut we've had anywhere, and we visit many seafood restaurants. Moist, chunky and tasty is the best way to describe the large portion you won't want to share. Banfi Chianti goes great with the fish, Veal and Carpaccio. They offer a really good live band playing lots of... More 

Thank OC-ChargerFan
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387 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Our first time to Brio's and it was excellent. The prices are amazing and the choices are incredible. We totally enjoyed the green bean fries and the flatbed pizza in their wood oven was outstanding. Kevin the bartender explained their menu and we will return for dinner b

Thank yogiacomo
Laguna Hills, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Great Local Restaurant with Charm and Ambiance, Good food and Live music after Dinner .. The bar is packed by the locals, the vibe is great......

1 Thank mrnap0li
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

This was our "neighborhood" spot. IMPORTANT: This IS NOT a restaurant tied to the national chain. This is owned by a local Dana Point resident who is from Italy originally. Now that we no longer live in CA, we visit multiple times on each 6 month visit. The salads are fresh and very tasty. I love all of the pasta... More 

1 Thank BooBooskip
Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

We got shut out of our first choice for Italian in the neighborhood -- won't give you the name because it would only make the crowding worse there -- so we thought we'd try Brio. We were met at the door by a drunk on his way out who danced my wife around and said "Guess who will be eating... More 

1 Thank David G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Excellent dinner, outstanding service (Claudio was just the BEST!), good musical entertainment, the owner was so helpful and friendly...we felt right at home!

Thank Donna D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

I have been going to dinner here for almost 20 years. Everytime I go, I am reminded how consistenty good the food is. And dishes are always served so nice and hot! Cannot go wrong with anything on menu. Servers are fantastic. Last time I went Claudio was my server, and, of course, made it a memorable and impressive night!... More 

1 Thank Lasalo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24050 Camino Del Avion, Dana Point, CA 92629-4065
    (Niguel Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-443-1476
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?