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Andrea at Pelican Hill

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22701 Pelican Hill Rd S, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2008 (Newport Coast Drive)
+1 949-612-1917
Today
17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
Wed - Sun 12:00 - 14:30
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Tampa, Florida, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the restaurants in the Pelican Hill resort. Had a nice salmon and friends had chick and tilapia. All reported their meals were very good. The prix fix is a good deal at $35 because you get a starter and dessert along with entry. Ordered separately my meal would have cost $57.

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Thank David M
Rumson, New Jersey
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147 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I truly enjoyed my meal at Andrea with my wife. The wine list and cuisine has something for everyone. What made the restaurant so memorable was the staff; they were amazing. I felt appreciated and welcomed. I had the Osso Buco and it was perfectly cooked...the meat fell off the bone. Andrea is a cut above most in-hotel restaurants.

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Toronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both inside and outside venues provide a romantic and refined setting. The food is sophisticated Italian with a California spin. The service is impeccable.. We ate dinner inside and lunch on the terrace.

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Anaheim, California
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Andrea is a place that we visit frequently. It is very elegant. It is one of the top restaurants in Orange County. Food is very good in general. The menu was change no long ago but the new dishes are very nice. The place is proper for celebrations or a romantic dinner. Try to arrive before the sunset and enjoy... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is one of those places you must never neglect. Service, quality, decor, acknowledgment ... all meet and exceed what is expected of a restaurant. Bravo.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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86 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

The food is excellent with a view to die for. All the dishes we ordered were very good. Our orders ranged from veal to pasta to steak. Everyone was very pleased with their selections. Overall, an great option on property (which means they will transport you to and from your villa to the restaurant) to experience a fantastic meal and... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Whatever you choose to eat will be fabulous but make sure you try the Risotto and Gelato made fresh daily.

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Santa Monica, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Andrea Ristorante is Pelican Resort's fine dining restaurant that serves great (northern) Italian food , a well-curated wine list with a patio that overlooks the Pacific ocean. Reserve your table at the right time and you will be rewarded with the most stunning sunsets this side of Southern California. The pasta is made in-house and the olive oil is especially... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

They had a set menu with 4 courses to celebrate their Italian Festival. Everything was delicious. The Wine Pairings were perfect and they had a Sommelier to explain anything you wanted to know. This truly was a wonderful evening. You shouldn't miss it. The Ambience is perfect and the views are the best but get there before sunset if you... More 

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Fountain Valley, California
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Only good thing Is the superb view. Apart from that,the food arrived warm and not tasting great, portions were small , service exceedingly slow. In brief, dissatisfied with experience

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Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Andrea at Pelican Hill, responded to this review

Elie, We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback on our Yelp page, and I apologize that your recent brunch at Andrea fell short of your expectations. To improve the overall guest experience, I have personally addressed your concerns about portion size and service delays with Andrea’s management and culinary staff. I would also like to take this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22701 Pelican Hill Rd S, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2008
    (Newport Coast Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-612-1917
Description
The unprecedented attention to detail in Andrea, to recreate storied culinary traditions and classic dishes bursting with the true flavors of Italy, has resulted in remarkable Northern Italian cuisine, with Tuscan influences in particular, that rivals the nation's top Italian restaurants.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?