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251 Shipyard Way Ste D, Newport Beach, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4467
+1 949-723-0621
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“italian sausage” (16 reviews)
“stuffed peppers” (10 reviews)
“pesce” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Deli, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
251 Shipyard Way Ste D, Newport Beach, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4467
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Reviewed 4 days ago

First..ask for Esther. She is the best. If she isn't there, India (also great). Then order a nice bottle of wine and the sausage platter. We always get half sweet and half spicy. The portions are large enough you can share. We usually share the...More

Thank chris92651
Reviewed May 12, 2018

As soon as you walk in you are impacted by the fragrance of fresh Italian sausage cheeses etc. We had a large group and had a separate room . We opened with Italian sausage peppers and onions . Sausage was mild and spicy ( not...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

As a New Yorker, I tend to be very critical on the Italian foods I eat. For that, I will say that I highly recommend Sabatino’s as a comfort food Italian fix. The place is charming, the staff great and the food always comes out...More

Thank Dennis I
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Tucked away in Newport Beach Sabatino offer’s some of the best ITALIAN food in town. I always get the stuffed pepper. It’s not on the menu but it’s not to miss. Great ambiance and service. If you like sausage try their’s. They make it at...More

Thank Gbusiek
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited Sabatinos on a Thursday night. The ambiance was charming...outside patio with space heaters and lovely planted patio walkway leading in. Sabatinos is known for their sausages; we ordered a half spicy/half regular sausage dish that came sizzling to the table. Sabatinos has been...More

Thank Janet L
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

We’ve been going here for 25 plus years. It’s consistently delicious. Eating outside with the heat lamps is perfect. The stuffed red pepper ( NOT on the menu ) is scrumptious. Always available, just need to ask. And, an order of the sizzling sausage is...More

Thank FernMalcolm
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Sabatino's catered a birthday party at my home. Leading up to it, Esther was wonderful to work with for the planning. They even tailored a dish to meet dietary restrictions. Esther and Frankie did a great job the night of the dinner. And the food...More

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

We shared the large Caesar salad and the Pesce Misti entree Plenty for food for two. It was good and priced well. Just nothing special

Thank Vlk-707
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Very memorable after our not so successful whale watching trip. We were walking into the restaurant without reservations and a nice gentleman greeted us at the door. Turned out to be Mr. Sabatino (a very proud Marine) and very gracious host. He showed us around...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed September 28, 2017

The atmosphere is really nice with the option to dine outside. I was there with a handicapped relative in a wheelchair and they were super accommodating. The service was fine and the food was outstanding - I say that as a northeast Italian girl who...More

Thank Marie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 Shipyard Way Ste D, Newport Beach, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4467
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-723-0621
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