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Ciao! Deli & Pizzeria

891 Baker St, A-18, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4361
+1 714-979-8669
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“garlic knots” (4 reviews)
“baked ziti” (3 reviews)
“lemon tart” (2 reviews)
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Pizza, Italian
$$ - $$$
891 Baker St, A-18, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4361
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

My daughter and I recently dined at Ciao Deli and Pizzeria! It was such a GREAT experience with huge portions; very fresh ingredients, and it's a charming eclectic atmosphere with all kinds of memorabilia. We especially enjoyed the friendliness of the owners Ray and Carmina...More

Thank Grace091
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We needed fast food for hungry kids-no expectation that it would be so delicious . Thin tender lasagne noodles ( meat lasagne) , delicious really special baked ziti with meatball, chicken parm ( unbreaded-lower carb/ gluten free option) Caesar salad. Made to order, and salad...More

Thank travelkath01
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We happened upon this pizza last year when staying about 2 miles down the road...very happy to find by accident again this year!! Ordered delivery this time, was very happy with time and pizza. Good sauce, good crust, overall enjoyed it!

Thank Tesaandrews
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Their pizza sauce just made the pizza wonderful. Reminded my husband of Chicago pizza. Meatball sandwich very good. Would maybe prefer smaller meatballs instead of so big, to be juicier.

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I had the Italian sub combo with a very fresh green salad. The toasted bread adds a special touch. This place has excellent food but it's small so seating and parking can be challenging right at noon.

Thank sbadOcca
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Pizzas are fresh made with good ingredients nice crispy thin crust. Pasta is serviceable. This is where the dog eats when he craves pizza, pasta, beer from the bottle and a local sports game on the TV watched by staff and eaters alike. Shorts and...More

Thank beagle47
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Staying at a nearby hotel and walked over for dinner and were very pleased. We shared the Greek Salad which was fresh and delicious. Since they offer a gluten free pizza, my wife ordered that while I had the baked ziti. No complaints as the...More

Thank BigMac1949
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Our offices recently moved so we have all been trying every restaurant around here (Bristol & Newport). I understand that it was lunch time but it took over an hour for my order to be delivered. Mental note, order earlier next time. Also the driver...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Get there before noon if you want a place to sit, or you'll be taking food out. Place gets very busy at lunch time, and the food is very good. Had the chicken parm and being from the east coast was impressed. Was good. They...More

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 2 December 2015

I was hoping for a really good experience here, especially considering the reviews. My uncle from Vietnam was in town and loves pizza, so we wanted to show him what really good pizza would be like. I actually enjoy deep dish pizza, but I think...More

Thank buffy0182
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 891 Baker St, A-18, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4361
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-979-8669
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Ciao! Deli & Pizzeria is the quintessential mom-n-pop, with homemade recipies, great service, and a fun atmosphere. Stop by for dine-in or take out. We also offer free delivery within 3 miles and a $20 minimum.
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