Merrill Shindler - Senior Zagat Editor

Merrill Shindler

L.A. Senior Zagat Editor
I don't know exactly when and where spaghetti became pasta in American culture, any more than I'm sure of when and where movies turned into film. But I do know that spaghetti (or 'sketti' as I knew it for a long time) has turned into pasta.

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3800 South Plaza Drive
Santa Ana, CA 92704
(714) 751-­7153 See the location of Antonello Ristorante on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pasta, Gluten Free Menu
Services: Authentic, Hip, Online Take Out , Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
 
311 Marine Avenue
Newport Beach, CA 92663
(949) 673-­6580 See the location of Amelia's on Balboa Island on a map Map
Cuisine: Seafood, Italian
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Brunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Catering
887 S. Anaheim Blvd.
Anaheim, CA 92805
(714) 772-­1381 See the location of Anaheim White House on a map Map
Cuisine: New Italian Bistro, Italian Steakhouse
Services: Authentic, Entertainment, Hip, Live Music, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Reservations
550 N. Harbor Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92832
(714) 879-­4022 See the location of Angelo's and Vinci's Ristorante on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Services: Authentic, Family Style, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery, Reservations
545 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 640-­0900 See the location of Canaletto Ristorante Veneto on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations
102 N. Harbor Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92832
(714) 879-­7570 See the location of Florentine's Grill on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, American,Full Service Catering, Weddings
Services: Entertainment, Live Music, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
2332 W. Coast Highway
Newport Beach, CA 92663
(949) 673-­8444 See the location of Garlic Jo's  on a map Map
Cuisine: Garlic, Italian, Cal-Asian, California International Fusion
Services: Entertainment, Live Music, Brunch, Private Dining, Takeout, Reservations
540 S Coast Hwy
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 494-­9306 See the location of GG's Cafe Bistro on a map Map
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Italian, Turkish, Happy Hour
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations
4251 Martingale Way
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 955-­2755 See the location of Il Barone Ristorante on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Authentic, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
801 S. State College
Anaheim, CA 92806
(714) 490-­0990 See the location of Luigi's D'Italia on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Affordable Dining, Family Style, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
1194 W. Katella Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92802
(714) 533-­1631 See the location of Marri's Pizza & Pasta on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Hand-tossed Pizza
Services: Affordable Dining, Family Style, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery, Reservations
114 West Wilshire Ave
Fullerton, CA 92832
(714) 525-­1056 See the location of Mulberry Street Ristorante on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Entertainment, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
3333 Bear Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 540-­3365 See the location of Nello Cucina on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian Trattoria, Pizza
Services: Authentic, Online Take Out , Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
2110 Newport Boulevard
Newport Beach, CA 92661
(949) 675-­8654 See the location of Old Spaghetti Factory on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian Family Style, catering
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Family Style, Dinner, Private Dining, Catering
3333 Bristol Street – Suite 1201
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 754-­0300 See the location of Quattro Caffe - South Coast Plaza  on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Services: Authentic, Hip, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
249 Broadway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 497-­6627 See the location of Romeo Cucina - Laguna Beach on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Wine Bars, Seafood
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
28241 Crown Valley Pkwy
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
(949) 831-­4131 See the location of Romeo Cucina - Laguna Niguel on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Seafood
Services: Authentic, Entertainment, Online Take Out , Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery, Reservations
251 Shipyard Way #D
Newport Beach, CA 92663
(949) 723-­0621 See the location of Sabatino's Sausage Co. on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Authentic, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
1080 Bayside Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 644-­4220 See the location of Sapori Ristorante  on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Catering, Takeout, Reservations
3005 Old Ranch Pkwy
Seal Beach, CA 90740
(562) 596-­2199 See the location of Spaghettini Italian Grill & Lounge on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian Steakhouse, Jazz Club
Services: Entertainment, Hip, Live Music, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
24190 Alicia Parkway
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
(949) 472-­4332 See the location of Antonucci's on a map Map
Cuisine: Pizza, Italian
12554 Valley View Street
Garden Grove, CA 92845
(714) 891-­2695 See the location of Augustinos Italian Restaurant on a map Map
Cuisine: Pizza, Italian
416 North Lakeview Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92807
(714) 282-­2220 See the location of Baci di Firenze Trattoria on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Reservations
13771 Newport Avenue Suite 9
Tustin, CA 92780
(714) 734-­8882 See the location of Barolo Cafe on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian
19171 Magnolia Street Suite 1
Huntington Beach, CA 92646
(714) 963-­7980 See the location of Basilico's Pasta E VINO on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Authentic, Family Style, Dinner, Takeout
24050 Camino del Avion
Monarch Beach, CA 92629
(949) 443-­1476 See the location of Brio Tuscany Grille on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian
111 Avenida Del Mar
San Clemente, CA 92672
(949) 366-­1040 See the location of Carbonara Trattoria on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian
Services: Authentic, Private Dining, Reservations
20761 Lake Forest Dr.
Lake Forest, CA 92630
(949) 855-­9257 See the location of Empanada Man Pizzeria on a map Map
Cuisine: Hand-crafted Empanadas & Pizzas, Argentinean/Italian
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Family Style, Catering, Takeout, Delivery
21117 Newport Coast Dr
Newport Coast, CA 92657
(949) 644-­5888 See the location of First Class Pizza Newport Coast on a map Map
Cuisine: Pizza, Pasta, Salad, Sandwiches, Wings
Services: Affordable Dining, Family Style, Lunch, Dinner, Catering, Delivery
28731 Los Alisos Blvd.
Mission Viejo, CA 92692
(949) 380-­7261 See the location of Piccolino Ristorante  on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Seafood, Pizza
Services: Authentic, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery, Reservations
611 El Camino Real
Tustin, CA 92780
(714) 544-­0273 See the location of Roma D'Italia - Tustin on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Services: Authentic, Family Style, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
211 North Harbor Boulevard
Fullerton, CA 92832
(714) 680-­6000 See the location of Roman Cucina - Fullerton on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Services: Authentic, Hip, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
25214 Cabot Road
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
(949) 380-­4228 See the location of Roman Cucina - Laguna Hills on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Services: Authentic, Hip, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
16595 Pacific Coast Hwy
Sunset Beach, CA 90742
(562) 592-­5552 See the location of Roman Cucina - Seal Beach on a map Map
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Services: Authentic, Hip, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
2010 Main St.
Irvine, CA 92614
(949) 250-­1838 See the location of Tuscany Mediterranee Grill on a map Map
Cuisine: Fine Italian and Mediterranean Cuisine
Services: Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations