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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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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
429 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4718
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A total must do in San Clemente. Good is tasty and have a great variey. Portions are plentiful to share of take some home. Lemon chicken is a favorite of mine. You can buy mainara to take home.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I happened on this place while looking for a restaurant to have lunch in San Clemente. It has a convenient little parking lot at the side of the restaurant. We shared a veggie pizza and they were happy to leave the cheese...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrated my sister's birthday last Sunday at Sonny's, her favorite restaurant. I had been there before, and had some good dishes. Although I would not rate the food as excellent, it was very tasty, even though my lasagna was burned a little on the...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sonny's is one of our favorites in San Clemente. On weekends expect a wait in the evening. The heaters on the patio feel great on a cool evening. My favorite dish is stuffed shells. They never disappoint. The inside is crowed with tables very close...More

Thank tssca2
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

BEST RESTAURANT in town. Family owned and has a awesome veggie lasagna to die for !!!!! But you have to leave room to try the mud pie for dessert. It's awesome but very large !

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Thought we weren't that hungry when we stopped in for an early (5 ish) dinner on a Saturday night. Thought maybe we'd get a pizza. The aroma of the food got to us, and we all ended up ordering meals! Cheese ravioli with meat sauce...More

Thank Alicia K
Reviewed 11 February 2018

This place is a popular local date night place. Locals know for the best Italian food to come here. The pastas and sauces are amazing and the pizzas fresh and delicious. I ate here both days I was in the area and would go back...More

Thank soarinval12
Reviewed 10 February 2018

I always order the spaghetti and meatballs. The spaghetti noodles are perfectly cooked. I love the marinara sauce and meatballs too. If you like veggies, try the eggplant parmesan. The eggplant is fluffy and taste great. Sonny's uses a lot of garlic, so if your...More

Thank Dakineguy
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve eaten at Sonny’s for 35 years and have loved the sauce that he made with his mother at Ernesto’s restaurant before he opened Sonny’s. I prefer basic Italian food such as Pasta with meat sauce and have never found any that tops his recipe...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Atmosphere on the patio is delightful. Food is good - we had a couple of pasta dishes and there was enough to take home for a second meal. I've heard the pizza is excellent, we'll try that next time. Prices are reasonable, staff are friendly...More

Thank londonqt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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