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Brio Tuscany Grille

24050 Camino Del Avion, Dana Point, CA 92629-4065
+1 949-443-1476
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (9 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
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24050 Camino Del Avion, Dana Point, CA 92629-4065
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Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

This was our "neighborhood" spot. IMPORTANT: This IS NOT a restaurant tied to the national chain. This is owned by a local Dana Point resident who is from Italy originally. Now that we no longer live in CA, we visit multiple times on each 6...More

1  Thank BooBooskip
Reviewed 13 December 2015

We got shut out of our first choice for Italian in the neighborhood -- won't give you the name because it would only make the crowding worse there -- so we thought we'd try Brio. We were met at the door by a drunk on...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Excellent dinner, outstanding service (Claudio was just the BEST!), good musical entertainment, the owner was so helpful and friendly...we felt right at home!

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I have been going to dinner here for almost 20 years. Everytime I go, I am reminded how consistenty good the food is. And dishes are always served so nice and hot! Cannot go wrong with anything on menu. Servers are fantastic. Last time I...More

1  Thank Lasalo
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Great Food Great service - best waiter Claudio - husband loved his Lasagna and my Fettucine Ragu was great - fresh greens

1  Thank 851gaga48
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

It was hidden in a strip mall at the Dana Point / Laguna Niguel city limits. I had the lasagna followed by Brio's tiramisu. It was better than Mama used to make. I ate inside because of the summer heat, but there is a pleasant,...More

2  Thank William C
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Celebrated our anniversary dinner here and couldn't have asked for better food or service. Our waiter Claudio went above and beyond. He is charming and hilarious! We had a five course meal which was over the top. The Filet Toscano was so tender and the...More

1  Thank somrtravl
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

We visited with some family. Appateizers were very good. Had calamari and the baby clams. Main courses were good. Service good. There is a nicer one of these in Irvine that is more upscale.

2  Thank Pirateskully
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

My sister and I stopped here on our trip to Dana point. We had the antipasti platter and the penne donatello, both of which were fantastic. Claudio was our waiter and he was great! The creme brulee was a perfect finish to our meal, which...More

2  Thank Lauren L
Vickie M, Owner at Brio Tuscany Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2015

We're happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed the food at Brio! We're glad that you loved the creme brulee and the Italian touch to it. We'd definitely pass the appreciation to Claudio, he's one of the customer favorites. We look forward to having you...More

Reviewed 7 July 2015

We eat here quite a lot. It is just next to the Spectrum which has shops and theater. The food is great with its own flavor. A dish for every taste of italian.

1  Thank ScottHoag
Vickie M, Owner at Brio Tuscany Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2015

Scott, it's always great to hear from regular customers. Thanks for sharing your review. We're glad to hear that you love our food and look forward to having you back here soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24050 Camino Del Avion, Dana Point, CA 92629-4065
    (Niguel Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-443-1476
Enjoy fresh ocean breezes, intimate conversation, dancing and dining with family and friends. Live entertainment further enhances your pleasurable experience at Brio Tuscany Grille. See firsthand why Brio Tuscany Grille has been a favorite for so many in South Orange County. The fabulous dishes and engaging atmosphere provide the ideal combination for memorable family gatherings, intimate dinners or power lunches. Many who visit Brio for the first time find its elegant atmosphere, delectable food and excellent service a combination that's simply second to none.
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