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“Great Place”
Review of Mangia Bene

Mangia Bene
Ranked #2 of 156 Restaurants in Laguna Niguel
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $35
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romantic, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Established in 1991 Mangia Bene Cucina has been a Landmark of Orange County for over 20 years. Although we've gone through some ownership changes, we still maintain the same recipes that have made us a "most" destination for many of South Orange County's residents as well as our new and exciting monthly dishes that are sure to impress you. From the classics like our Homemade Lasagna and Penne Sonato, to our very popular salads, like the Mangia Bene Salad with Grilled Chicken and Seared Ahi Salad, as well as our monthly specials, we are confident you will have a great experience dinning with us. Come see why we've been an Orange County landmark since 1991. Bring your family to our family restaurant and experience Fresh Italian like you never have before
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Visited this restaurant 3-4 times in the last 12 months with the family and the welcome has always been warm and the food pretty good. Its a nice privately owned italian restauarnt with very interesting wall murals inside.
The owner visits all the tables and chats to make sure everyone is happy.

The waiters are friendly and knowledgeable about the menu and can make good recommendations.

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Thank 1959Ian
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Reviewed April 26, 2014

Excellent food, great value, and large portions. My favorite dish is the Rigatoni Con Salsiccia (tube pasta, sausage, asparagus, caramelized onions, sherry, cream, reggiano).

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Thank Candice P
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Reviewed April 16, 2014

Great food, great service and only five minutes away. Been going there for years. Only reason for the "no" on best meals ever is that I've eaten in many of the world's best restaurants !

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Thank l8developer
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Reviewed April 16, 2014

This restaurant is fun, friendly and the service is great. Enjoy a nice weekend lunch with your family and experience a nice atmosphere, with good italian food. The location is in along a strip center but once inside you will be pleasantly surprised. Lots of room and would be excellent for a large party enjoying a Birthday or special occasion. I have also used their takeout lunch menu,
Must say...delicious.....many selections on menu, they will make changes if you like with a smile.

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Thank luv2travelUmbria
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Reviewed April 15, 2014

They have great good, fantastic pizzas, good service, but a little noisy (minimal acoustics). If noise doesn't bother you, this place is great. Their Margherita Pizza is so Italian with real tomato slices and real fresh basil (not diced).

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Thank lenchoCalif
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