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Tutto Famigila

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23766 Mercury Rd, Lake Forest, CA 92630-2810
(949) 472-5466
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 4:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Orange, California
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176 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

Tutto Famiglia did a wonderful job for about 15 adults celebrating a special birthday! The owner developed a custom Italian menu with several options for each course and everything was delicious and served so that everyone could eat at the same time (how often does that happen!?) Accommodation for strict gluten free was also made for one of the guests.... More 

Thank Anne32825
Cambridge, UK
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141 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

The company I visit put me up at the Holiday Inn just down the road, but although I've been visiting several times in last 12 months I hadn't tried this restaurant as the outside doesn't look inviting. Go inside however, and you are the atmosphere is very friendly, and clearly the haunt of regulars, known to the servers by name.... More 

Thank ashgreen
Lake Forest, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

We've been going here for years. Although small & tucked away in a strip mall, the food and service makes this our go to weekly outing. The menu is large ( quite a feat for one excellent cook), but the daily specials are always excellent, fresh and creative. Some of the best fish & pork creations we've tried were "Papa's"... More 

Thank Erikab1960
Salt Lake City, Utah
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111 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

This little family Italian place is tucked-away in a strip mall and doesn't have a décor designed to "wow" you. Instead, their focus is on top-notch traditional Italian cuisine, everything done right with high-quality ingredients at very reasonable prices. It truly is family-run, which is nice, and the staff are very warm and welcoming, with an attentive and yet relaxed... More 

Thank Byelka
Solana Beach, California
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Family owned featuring very good food at reasonable prices and very attentive servers. Draw back is the size, it's small so get there before 6p.

Thank Phlintheart
Mission Viejo, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

We found this resteraunt a couple years ago, we have tried almost everything, and enjoyed it all, the steak with gargonzola butter mushrooms and a side of pasta is the best I have had!

Thank JackieandDan
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55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Great family run restaurant with Dad as chef and Mom and family as servers. Food is very good and reasonably priced

Thank happytravelerjohn
Rockport, Texas
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I was recently in Lake Forest on Business staying at the Holiday Inn. Talked to one of the managers and he recommended his friend's restaurant which was less than 1/4 mile away, said it was a great little family owned place by a couple from Italy. Sooooo....had to try it and he was absolutely spot on! Terrific 13 table cute... More 

Thank chrisan h
Mission Viejo
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Great homemade Italian food. Quaint setting. Have used for catering, too. We recommend Tutto Famiglia to all our friends

Thank MissionViejoBoomers
Laguna Woods, California
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69 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This family runs an excellent Italian restaurant for quite a few years. I recall when they first opened when Noel, owner chef, was fresh from Il Forneo... his food is always wonderful. The specials such as his mushroom soup and rack of lamb are especially excellent. I do not visit this restaurant as frequently as I did in the past... More 

Thank arnold s

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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 of 5 stars
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23766 Mercury Rd, Lake Forest, CA 92630-2810
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: (949) 472-5466

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