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Ristorante Rumari

1826 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3231
+1 949-494-0400
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“veal” (9 reviews)
“piccata” (2 reviews)
“cannoli” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1826 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3231
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

On this quiet Monday night we had any early dinner with excellent service. Ambience was nothing special. Dinner, however, was fantastic! Sauces well developed and the cannoli was worth the calories!!

Thank MominOC
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Very quiet. Staff very attentive and friendly. Veal for two was excellent. Good value for the evening.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Unassuming space, but the food and service here are VERY good. The milk-fed veal is especially good. They have a full bar and good wine list, too. What’s not to like?

Thank Foodie021
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Great service, excellent food and a warm, romantic atmosphere. Located toward South Laguna, away from the hustle-bustle of downtown Laguna Beach, Ristorante Rumari has a very local, non-touristy feel to it. Wife and I shared Arugula Salad, very tasty and seasoned with lemon, olive oil...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 20 November 2017

The primary reason we selected Rumari was because it was a short walk from our hotel (the fantastic Sand & Surf) and we were reasonably impressed by most TA reviews , menu selection and very acceptable pricing. Because of the factors reviewed below our rating...More

1  Thank Randall-Anne
Reviewed 28 October 2017

we were staying in the vicinity and didn't plan anything so we ended up at Ristorante Rumari. very cozy atmosphere and seemed like a place that has been around in Laguna for a long time..we ate at the bar and met many locals dining there...food...More

Thank susannaa2000
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We have lived in Laguna for over 15 years and finally had dinner there 3 times in the last 3 weeks. Each one as good or better than the first. The veal is the finest I have ever eaten, and the mashed potatoes are off...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

lasagne was decent enough, but thats about it. the mussels were in some sort of peppery sauce and we could barely eat it. the service leaves LOTS to be desired. the place was not particularly busy. Martin, try checking for empty water glasses once in...More

Thank arizona-mark
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

8 of us went there for dinner. Seafood risotto was very good, meatball appetizers were great. Nice wine list, excellent service

Thank atlagunabeach
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Standard Italian fare that looks and reads better on their website. I wanted to like this place but they kept coming in mediocre. Our Caprese salad had 3 waxy and plastic tomatoes (in AUGUST!!) with cold and flavorless mozzarella. The pastas are dry - not...More

Thank Slammy25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1826 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3231
    (Bluebird Canyon & Diamond)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-494-0400
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