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Ristorante Genovese

214 N Tustin St, Orange, CA 92867-7719
+1 714-633-5654
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
25 Apr 2017
“Personality for miles and food that won't disappoint - Italian with a sense of humor!”
9 Jun 2017
“Authentic Italian”
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$$ - $$$
214 N Tustin St, Orange, CA 92867-7719
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

mixed feeling - food was very good, items on the menu you would not see at other restorante's - the atmosphere was not for me, the table we sat at faced another table 2 feet away and I felt as if I was in their...More

Thank JIM B
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This place had been recommended to us more than once, so it was time to go check it out. We were so glad we did! I feel bad that all these years we've lived close by & we had never taken the time to come...More

Thank Tambrukd
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

This family-owned and operated Italian restaurant has had the same formula for decades: great food, good service, fun atmosphere and make sure you leave with a smile. The food is fantastic and the service is fine. Genovese has had the same wait staff forever -...More

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The service was friendly, the food outstanding...notably the bread. Family run and it shows! Quaint, charming atmosphere and decor...

Thank mimiwells5
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Our daughter's In-laws took my husband and me out for dinner and what a treat it was! Starting with the parking signs and continuing with the crowded walls, the personality of the owner was more than evident. So much to look at. The owner must...More

1  Thank Diane D
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I took my daughter, her college roommate, and my son to Ristorante Genovese a couple of days before Valentines day for something different from our same old restaurants. How have we not been here before?!!! The decor is crowded, kitchsy, fabulous, and fun. The patrons...More

Thank Manray1230
Reviewed 5 March 2016

I recommend this place to all Italian food lovers. We gave been in Italy and eaten the food there witch is half so good as in Ristorante Genovese. Polite staff and top clean . Good value for the price.

Thank Gøsta G
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We've been coming here for years and have never been disappointed. The setting is very comfortable and the food is fantastic. I usually get one of their veal entrees. This is a family run business and you can tell by the outstanding and attentive service....More

1  Thank Samndjsdad
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

The restaurant has a fun decor, lots of ephemera with Elvis, Sinatra, the 50's. You can take a glow bracelet or crown at the front. Food is straightforward. Scampi, Gnoochi, Seafood with pasta, minestrone soup. Bread is very greasy, The noodles and sauce were good,...More

Thank TrixieBelle
Reviewed 24 June 2015

We took my sister and her husband here to thank them for their hospitality during our holiday in the States. The place oozes atmosphere and the owner made us feel at home. The wide-ranging menu was full of genuine sounding Italian dishes. As someone who...More

2  Thank cmwdevon
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 N Tustin St, Orange, CA 92867-7719
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 714-633-5654
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