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Casanova Ristorante

33585 Del Obispo St, Dana Point, CA 92629-1527
+1 949-496-0992
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“calamari” (16 reviews)
“veal marsala” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
33585 Del Obispo St, Dana Point, CA 92629-1527
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for dinner with friends and though we did not have a reservation we were able to get seated outside pretty fast. I would recommend you make a reservation though as this place got really busy. You can tell the diners are regulars with...More

Thank qhunnyb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cozy, shopping center located restaurant is a real find. As soon as you walk in, you get a homey feeling - the staff is very friendly, the decor appealing. The menu is is fairly typical of a most Italian restaurants - the selections are...More

Thank robertgreninger
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I love this restaurant. Huge menu and and wine list so delicious. Worked in the area so I was there 3 times . The servers were great and even dressed up for Halloween.

1  Thank Bridgetpianos
Reviewed 21 October 2017

When I followed the GPS to this restaurant, I had my doubts. It was our last evening of vacation and we wanted a “nice” restaurant for dinner and here we were in a Safeway shopping center parking lot. I drove in a circle about 4...More

1  Thank JandAinAZ
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

So I'm literally still sitting in this establishment as I write this review. I could Not wait to let people know about it. Not a bad thing to say. We were greeted by a very friendly Hostess. Our server, Meredith, was wonderful. Atmosphere is quaint....More

1  Thank Godsblessing115
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Every time we go to Casanova's for dinner, it is never a disappointment. Food is fresh; service is superb;atmosphere is very relaxing. They are always spot on with refilling our water glasses. What else is there to say!!

1  Thank Maureen D
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I usually go for happy hour which is very good. Good drinks and tasty food. I did order a full meal once...a marsala dish and it was excellent.

1  Thank dqkitri
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Very nice restaurant in the middle of run down plaza. Good food, very good service by an Italian/Croatian server. Highly recommended.

Thank Calmhawk
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We are lucky enough to have Casanova's within walking distance of our home in California and it's always one of the first restaurants we visit. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a casual, clean setting with food that you can tell wasn't rushed...More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Local Italian restaurant. Service great. Try the chicken parmesan...very good. Pricey for a small local eatery.

Thank Ed F
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2 February 2017|
Response from Grandpagolf1 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know if Casanova's is a gluten free options restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33585 Del Obispo St, Dana Point, CA 92629-1527
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-496-0992
  • E-mail
Casanova Italian Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge offers authentic North Italian cuisine in a romantic atmosphere. Many customers enjoy our specialties and specially selected wine list. The restaurant has a warm and friendly Italian ambiance with terracotta tiles and many beautiful images of Venice. It offers an indoor as well as an outdoor dinning experience. The delicious cuisine and wonderful music of many greats, including Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett creates an atmosphere for love and celebration at Casanova. We are located just a mile away from the Ritz Carlton and the St. Regis Hotels off the Dana Point Harbor. Please visit our web site for our most up-to-date menu and dining specialties!
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