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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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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (22 reviews)
“pasta” (33 reviews)
“manicotti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
429 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4718
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Been visiting here for over twenty years and have walked away with complete satisfaction every time. Having visited all fifty states and tried numerous pizza, this ranks near the top of quality dishes in New York & Chicago. Admittedly we favor the thin crust style...More

Thank petelapuh
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Sonny's has a warm, friendly atmosphere. The waitress was delightful. My lemony pasta was delicious. I would have liked some veggies along with it.

Thank travellingfishers
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite spots in San Clemente. They have great pizza and unique pasta dishes. They have a nice family atmosphere during the day and is still a nice place to have a dinner for two.

Thank Cynthia G
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Good as it gets we have been going there for 20 years the food is always been consistently wonderful. Still my favorite thing is the Sonny's origin pizza thin crust extra crispy. Along with Sony's salad with homemade Italian dressing and gorgonzola cheese. The best...More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Great food. Great service (one super waitress after the next). Super lunch deals. Still up there as one of the very best restaurant in San Clemente hands down. We love the pizzas, the eggplant Parmesan, baked rigatoni, anti pasta to name just a few favorites....More

Reviewed 20 December 2016

Stopped on the way between San Diego and Los Angels. We're surprised by this small family Italian restaurant, great food and smiley service.

Thank Eran R
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Celebrated our son's birthday here on a Sunday evening. Sat on the patio, almost too hot with the heaters on, a bit cool with them off. Pitcher of Left Coast Trestles to start, a couple of pizzas and some pasta, cannoli for dessert. Had the...More

Thank 65oski
Reviewed 2 December 2016

I was visiting a friend in San Clemente and we ordered a pizza to go. Got it home..it was hot and good. When we picked it up at around 5PM, the place was full. People know a good place to eat. We will be ordering...More

Thank Greg_and_Judy
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

On a recent trip to California from New Jersey we visited Sonny's for dinner. My son who is a marine at Camp Pendleton said it is his favorite place. We agree: great service, warm atmosphere, and good food. The portions were very generous and everyone...More

Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We have dined here often with friends and family. Sonny's continues to be our favorite Italian Restaurant in the area. The quality and value of the dishes is always great. They keep the menu fresh with new delectable items. The service is always impeccable. You...More

Thank Frank227
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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