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Modo Mio Rustic Italian Kitchen

7946 E Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2139
+1 949-497-9770
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
7946 E Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2139
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this restaurant three times during our one-week vacation at Newport Coast. Food quality is good. And, its wine, either recommended by the staff or the house wine, never failed to exceed our expectation in our three visits.

1  Thank DianaPei
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I LOVE LOVE Modo Mio! The hostess, the servers, all top notch! Relaxed Italian food that rivals the best restaurants in all of Italy! I have gone a few times and it is still my favorite place for Pasta and also fantastic short rib pasta...More

1  Thank FoodandWineReviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With all the fine restaurants to choose from in the area Modo Mio is always a great choice. None of the summer hassle parking (parking at the beach can be a nightmare in the summer!) food is delicious and service is great. We've never had...More

1  Thank GolingGal949
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We frequent this restaurant for great savory lunch fare. Nice atmosphere, great food...good service.

1  Thank jramstedt
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Modo Mio has a fixed price lunch with an entree, a glass of wine, and a dessert. The price was right and the volume reasonable for a lunch. The setting is quite pretty with the ocean just across PCH.

1  Thank too_few_trips_1
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Had a wonderful dinner w/Caesar salad, wonderful butternut squash ravioli and pollo siciliana. Both were absolutely delicious, served hot!! What a wonderful meal would definitely return.

1  Thank LHCNJ
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

My sister and I ate at this restaurant. Very nicely decorated, casual dining. When we arrived, the place was warm/muggy so we left, went back and changed outfits and returned. They did put the a/c on so it was better as the night went on....More

1  Thank 2TravelWithDogs
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

A little jewel in the finest neighborhood in Newport Beach (Crystal Cove)... New owners have turned this place into a great find for this prime area. Can't wait to go back (like tonight or tomorrow!).

1  Thank Julio B
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I really liked this restaurant. I'm not a wine-expert but my friend was impressed with the variety of wines offered, from a $10 glass of Tuscan Sangiovese to high priced varieties. I typically would have ordered Lasagna with meat sauce , however, to be more...More

1  Thank SupaFrank
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Always great. Their marinara sauce is delicious. Can go as a date night or with family. Service is always good. Nice wine selection.

1  Thank Plantriptoday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7946 E Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2139
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-497-9770
  • E-mail
Description
Dining at Modo Mio is a delight, thanks to the efforts of owner Gian Franco Bertolino and his talented staff. While Modo Mio translates to my way, in Italian, Bertolino has infused his restaurant with his own standard of excellence. From the moment diners are greeted, as they enter the Newport Coast, California location, they are enveloped into a haven of warmth and hospitality. Bertolino and company are dedicated to creating and serving superb Northern Italian specialties, to their devoted clientele, in an ambiance that is both inviting and relaxing.
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