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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 899 Reviews Yelp

We wandered in here off of the beach, not really sure of what to expect. Our server, Christian, let us sit wherever -- we sat inside and felt comfortable... More

Will not come here again. First of all, the food is tasteless and faraway from the original Italian food, it's undercooked and dry. Second it's too... More

This is my favorite Italian restaurant in OC. Whenever I'm craving Italian food I head over to Cucina Alessa. Great service and the food is always delicious. More