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Sonny's Pizza

429 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4718
+1 949-498-2540
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
429 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4718
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is one of my all time favorite places to eat . I have been eating here several times a year lately and twice a week when I lived here growing up. The pizza is amazing with a thin crispy crust and a slightly...More

Thank smassey1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A total must do in San Clemente. Good is tasty and have a great variey. Portions are plentiful to share of take some home. Lemon chicken is a favorite of mine. You can buy mainara to take home.

Thank bodybasics2
Reviewed 12 March 2018

My daughter and I happened on this place while looking for a restaurant to have lunch in San Clemente. It has a convenient little parking lot at the side of the restaurant. We shared a veggie pizza and they were happy to leave the cheese...More

Thank anon03
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We celebrated my sister's birthday last Sunday at Sonny's, her favorite restaurant. I had been there before, and had some good dishes. Although I would not rate the food as excellent, it was very tasty, even though my lasagna was burned a little on the...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Sonny's is one of our favorites in San Clemente. On weekends expect a wait in the evening. The heaters on the patio feel great on a cool evening. My favorite dish is stuffed shells. They never disappoint. The inside is crowed with tables very close...More

Thank tssca2
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

BEST RESTAURANT in town. Family owned and has a awesome veggie lasagna to die for !!!!! But you have to leave room to try the mud pie for dessert. It's awesome but very large !

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Thought we weren't that hungry when we stopped in for an early (5 ish) dinner on a Saturday night. Thought maybe we'd get a pizza. The aroma of the food got to us, and we all ended up ordering meals! Cheese ravioli with meat sauce...More

1  Thank Alicia K
Reviewed 11 February 2018

This place is a popular local date night place. Locals know for the best Italian food to come here. The pastas and sauces are amazing and the pizzas fresh and delicious. I ate here both days I was in the area and would go back...More

Thank soarinval12
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I always order the spaghetti and meatballs. The spaghetti noodles are perfectly cooked. I love the marinara sauce and meatballs too. If you like veggies, try the eggplant parmesan. The eggplant is fluffy and taste great. Sonny's uses a lot of garlic, so if your...More

Thank Dakineguy
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve eaten at Sonny’s for 35 years and have loved the sauce that he made with his mother at Ernesto’s restaurant before he opened Sonny’s. I prefer basic Italian food such as Pasta with meat sauce and have never found any that tops his recipe...More

Thank Don C
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4718
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-498-2540
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