Balboa Peninsula

Cucina Alessa


Cucina Alessa stands out in the Italian crowd. Rated 4 stars. – OC Register

Cucina Alessa is Orange County’s latest and greatest Italian restaurant. – Coast Magazine

By far the best Italian restaurant in Newport Beach. – Daily Pilot

Food and hospitality make the humble Newport Beach trattoria a hot spot. – Orange Coast Magazine

  • ADA Accessible
  • Business Lunch
  • Catering
  • Dinner
  • Full Bar
  • Group Dining
  • Kid Friendly
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Take Out
  • Walking Distance to Beaches
Yelp Based on 848 Reviews Yelp

This place is 5 stars all the way! My boyfriend and I were looking for some good italian food. Which actually seemed harder to find than it should be. We... More

One of my favorite Italian restaurants around! Was surprised how good the food was. It was the most authentic Italian food we've had in Orange County.... More

The parking lot is a little sketchy looking, but otherwise the place is nice. Staff is nice and relatively quick with service. I got the ribbon pasta, and I... More