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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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“garlic bread” (23 reviews)
“pasta” (36 reviews)
“manicotti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
429 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4718
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Finished swim meet late and tired and cold. Though the restaurant was a bit breezy, service was attentive and brought hot water for my swimmer to warm up with. Pizza crust was a little on sweet side but with sauce and doneness of the outer...More

Thank DZS007gold
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is much more than a pizza place, good Italian food, and good salads. It is very popular, so go early (before 5PM) or late (after 8pm). Good pour on their wines, and good bar menu.

Thank rund497
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's the best for delicious food, good people, ambiance of an eatery by the beach, reasonable, gorgeous sunsets, and tasty vino.

Thank carolynsueh
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed this eatery. Great pizzas and really nice staff. Well worth s trip to. Also had calamari starter/ yum

Thank misscol
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I have eating here since 1990. Local food and local people. It is the BEST place to eat in San Clemente, The pasta sauce is a perfect balance of spices and flavor. I now live in N. Cal. Its a must place to eat every...More

Thank Joseph T
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Good atmosphere and friendly service but don't be surorised by the noise. Families are welcome and they make themselves heard ! Good food, well served and very tasty. Avoid the house wine.

Thank Derek P
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This place came highly recommended by our hotel and by people at the car rental agency, so we were anxiouys to try it. We were here on a Saturday night and parking was a major pain. They have a parking lot right beside the restaurant...More

Thank iloveloveseaotters
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Took our Grandaughter out for dinner last night to celebrate her 16th birthday. On her recommendation, we visited Sonny's. We had the stuffed squid, Broccolini Genovese and fettuccini with shrimp. I must say we were all very pleased with the our food and the atmosphere...More

Thank Cookster46
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We were keen to return here as it had been a haunt over 20 years ago when working in the area. Delighted to say that nothings changed - the food was just as good and the garlic bread is still great. Had the Aubergine parmesan...More

Thank Caroline T
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Showed up on a Tuesday evening and waited about 10 minutes. Had a good wine/beer selection and settled on a salad and split a pizza with my business associate. Salad was fine but the pizza was exceptional. I'm from St. Louis and used to thin...More

Thank birdiespe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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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