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Rocco's Restaurant

203 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4714
+1 949-388-7766
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“escargot” (2 reviews)
“pork chop” (3 reviews)
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203 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4714
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rocco's is amazing. The service is superb. Belle, also the owner, often works busy nights and makes certain that everyone is enjoying their time by checking in. The food is to-die-for! I have to say that my favorite is the escargot, but EVERYTHING here is...More

Thank Steph B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for dinner during a weekend trip to San Clemente, what an excellent place to eat. Their salads were amazing and the Chilean sea bass was amazing. Can't say enough good about this place.

Thank l0vethebeach17
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I first started going to this place when there was only about 6 things on the menu. It has become so popular and now has a full menu to choose from. The food is always fresh and unique. It's small enough to feel intimate, but...More

Thank marilynvalencia
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Entrees are very sophisticated Italian dishes. White tablecloths and linens but servers are easy going and friendly. Restaurant is cozy, made up of several small rooms that can be very noisy when busy

Thank Steve V
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great small place. Intimate. Great staff and excellent food. You can watch the chef making your dinner. Found it by accident and now Rocco's is one of my fav's

1  Thank Geoffrey M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is an interesting and small dining experience. some tables are high tops, so if you don't like sitting that way, as for a regular table. You can see most of the chef prep area from part of the restaurant, which also has some charm....More

Thank emcguirk2017
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I just love this place. Great service, awesome food & drink. I live in San Clemente & this is one of our favorite places!

Thank Nur E
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Food is always good and interesting. The ambiance is pleasant. I like the romantic table for two at the back of the main room. The service is courteous. Went without a reservation a couple of times, and there was no wait.

Thank Carmen P
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a good restaurant with reliable dishes. The specials are a step up for sure. Priced right, good food for families and great location.

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Intimate restaurant where the food is wonderful. Great service and you can watch the chef owner perform his culinary magic.

Thank Lee192672
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:30
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4714
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-388-7766
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