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Guicho's Eatery #2

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440 Camino de Estrella, San Clemente, CA 92672-3509
+1 949-248-1910
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This little take out place is great Meatball sandwiches , spaghetti , all really good here. Nice size portions , enough to share Salad is nice and lightly dressed Highly recommend

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Thank Crestmohr
San Juan Capistrano, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

There are 2 of these "to go" restaurants in San Clemente. Make sure you confirm which one you are calling when placing an order. Portions are good size and excellent sauces!

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Thank Dakineguy
Battle Creek, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

After hearing good things, we decided to give this joint a try. Not really disappointing, but nothing to be ecstatic about either. We did lunch and the bow tie pasta was OK, but a bit bland. The Italian sub sandwich was pretty good actually, with nice flavor and lightly toasted bun. I would give them another try for a dinner... More 

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Thank Bob W
Anaheim, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Guicho's has the best tasting food for a great price. They have been catering all my parties for years now and everyone I refer to them also loves them! They have seafood and chicken dishes. Check out their online menu and you can have your order waiting when you get there.

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Thank scloangal
San Diego, California
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12 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2014 via mobile

I pulled off the freeway and figured I would try it based on reviews. I got the special risotto. It was risotto swimming in cheese. Not surprising for an Italian food carry out in a strip mall. Just not what I expected based on the reviews.

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Thank GlennQuagmire
San Diego, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2014

We stop by every time we drive thru san clemente and have never been disappointed. The food is boxed as advertised because it is primarily a to go restaurant. It's lovely to be able to sit there and eat if we have time or take the food and go. The ingredients are fresh and each meal is prepared when ordered.... More 

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Thank Karen A
Portland, Oregon
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151 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

Tucked in a strip shopping mall, Guichos Eatery 2 is set up more for to-go or casual lunch than fine dining. Come for the delicious and excellently priced made-to-order fresh pasta, not the ambience. All dishes are served in To Go boxes with plastic utensils. Service was good yet timing was off for 1 of our 4 dishes -- perhaps... More 

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Thank activechica
Cali
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2013

Since opening this 2nd outpost, we eat here 2-4x a month. Well, we TAKE OUT from here that often, actually. Love it. Always order at least one chopped salad and sometimes there's more to it then other times ( I guess depending on who's working that night?? ) but all in all, the salads, soups and pasta are consistently fresh.... More 

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Thank outofthebox
Dana Point, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2013

My husband and I eat here all the time. We go to the one in Capo Beach. The food is very fresh. There have been several weeks where we have eaten dinner here several times in 1 week. I love the grilled chicken salad and the chopped chicken salad. If I am really hungry I will ask them to chop... More 

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Thank Amy C
Anaheim, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2013

I was STARVING and stopped here for a late lunch. I ordered the rizzuto dish and their soup of the day. I was eating there (not take out) and my food came to my table in take out containers and a box!!! The food looked good, but seriously lacked any real flavor. I ate about half of it and threw... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 Camino de Estrella, San Clemente, CA 92672-3509
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-248-1910

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?