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2400 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-7401
+1 949-642-3810
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“gelato” (4 reviews)
“scampi” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
2400 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-7401
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is where we go to great great food, personal service and feel warm and wonderful. The Roasted Salmon Salad is incredible and the Eggplant Parm — delicious. The wine list has great variety and they always let you taste first. Hector and Manny are...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank janetlb28
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Don't overlook this little place located off Newport Blvd. The food is amazing! The owner uses her grandmother's (Filomena) recipes. The food is outstanding. Nice wine selections. And a deli for take home. Parking is a challenge as the lot is very small but it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sheila G
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Filomenas in Costa Mesa. We had previously eaten many time at the previous restaurant in this location but this was our first trip under the new ownership. First of all our waiter was still there. Chatted with people at...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

First time at Filomena’s but will not be my last. Their Osso buco was the best I ever tasted and the portion was enough for 2 or more. Calamari was great. Their homemade cheesecake was creamy and sublime. Our group had the lasagne, seafood risotto,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank irenes294
Reviewed 18 June 2018

calamri friiti - must have been frozen overbreaded and under fried - had a mushy texture. garlic cheese bread needed to be purchased as we were offered white american bread - this is mot garlic bread - its a pizza. $20.00 corkage fee that is...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank TheresaSoCal
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We came in for a family visit and ate in the market side of the restaurant. Every single thing we ordered was just SO fresh and clearly, a lot of care went into all the food. We had the calamari appetizer which was one of...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We ate here in early March on the recommendation of the guest services agent at BLVD Hotel. It was very good. The food was delicious and the service was excellent. The deli section had amazing looking food for takeout. This restaurant is in a little...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank essjay
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We wanted a home cooked Italian dinner so we decided to go to Filomena's. We made early reservations. I really liked how comfortable the seats were and the atmosphere was small but good. We had an excellent waiter and we ordered the Scampi with pasta....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Penny F
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is your neighborhood restaurant to go, relax and enjoy your meal and your company. It's a small format and tight but don't let that fool you. The food, service and wine list is fantastic. It is true, made from scratch, pasta and food. We...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank MDHNorthTustin_CA
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Pasta with meatballs, excellent! Pizza was also awesome! In a small shopping center, in back. Small, make reservations for a weekend night. Has a small market attached to it, they can make sandwiches, have a small deli, and some take out, also gelato. Staff is...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank JeffBransford
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27 December 2015|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Do not know. No show the night we were there. Suggest calling Bob the Mgr to see if there is a schedule.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2400 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-7401
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 949-642-3810
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