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
  • Full Bar
  • Group Dining
  • Kid Friendly
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Take Out
Yelp Based on 837 Reviews Yelp

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

Go4Alex!! Loved our food, loved our waiter Service was prompt, not annoying, food came out so fast. Just a gorgeous lil spot by the beach. Loved my... More

Took my mother out for "date night" and she requested Italian food. So as any good daughter would do, I searched high and low for the best Italian food in... More