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Wed, 4/25
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7:00 PM
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A'Roma Ristorante

4.6
533 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
Perfect For:
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
At Ferrari's A'Roma Ristorante, it's all about great Italian food, attentive service and an atmosphere where you feel truly welcomed into our family.
We are the Ferraris; Joey, Anthony, Adriana, Josie and Luigi. Together, with our professional staff, we offer you what we feel is an exquisite dining experience.
Once you taste "La Vera Cucina Italiana" you will be tempted back again and again. See our menu for some mouth-watering choices; gluten-free and vegetarian options available.

Join us in the intimate "Ferrari Bar" for your favorite cocktail or a glass of wine from our hand selected list. For more information about us, please visit our website.

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian, Seafood
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Hours of operation
Open Monday through Friday 11AM to 9PM. Dinner service starting at 4PM.
Saturday: 4PM to 9PM
Last reservation at 830PM.
SUNDAY: Available for Private Parties
HAPPY HOUR: Mon - Fri. 3:00-6:00pm; Sat 4:00-6:00pm
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Phone number
(714) 523-3729
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Gerardo Lopez
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Private party facilities
From corporate functions to family gatherings, Ferrari's A'Roma Ristorante makes any event enjoyable and unforgettable.
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Private party contact
Luigi Ferrari: (714) 523-3729
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Catering
In the comfort of your home or in the convenience of your workplace, Ferrari's A'Roma Ristorante can make any place Delicious! Contact us to create a memorable experience for your next catered event. Visit our website, www.aromalapalma.com for menus and pricing.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Valley View & Orangethorpe
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Specials

Mother's Day Menus & Specials

Mamma Mia! Ciao and welcome to another Mother’s Day celebration at A’Roma! Join us Sunday May 13th from 12:30PM - 7:30PM. Indoor/outdoor seating available, and we are happy to accommodate larger groups. For any questions please visit our website at www.aromalapalma.com or call (714)523-3729.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

What 533 People Are Saying
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4.6based on recent ratings
4.7
food
4.6
service
4.5
ambience
4.4
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94% of people would recommend it to a friend
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4.0Dined 2 days ago

Always solid and predictable

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

We love this place! The lasagna is the best we have ever had. This is our go to when we want Italian food.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Great food! Great service! Thanks.

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5.0Dined on April 10, 2018

Our daughter and son-in-law were regulars until they moved to MA in summer 2007. Several times on visits home, we have eaten there because they like it and so do we. The know the owner and recognized, this trip, easily, that the hostess was a member of the family and Dad did stop by our table and check on how we were doing. The waiter must have probably thought we were pulling their leg with dessert but we were celebrating: 1) 75th birthday, 2) 56th wedding anniv. 3) the "kids" 30th year, and 4) his Dad's 90th (not with us at luncheon). We have attended to a meal there even when they are not present. We tried to get our good friend, Dewey Erney, who also sings the Great American Songbook, a local celebrity (appeared at Steamers for years), but you did not need his gifted voice as you have others - Don Travis, La Palma, 714-521-6891

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5.0Dined on April 10, 2018

Don't miss that rare opportunity of dining in this fantastic North Orange County family owned institution. Each member of the Ferrari family truly cares about your experience and the cuisine is outstanding. You can never go wrong with meat, pasta and fish dishes and the specials are always a treat. Greeting is always warm by Adriana and Joey; table service from Dom and Ian is top notch, so definitely make your way to this very special restaurant.

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4.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Excellent service and everyone enjoyed their entree selection. We were on a restricted time frame and our server was helpful in getting our meals to us promptly. All in all a nice dinner outing.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Best Italian restaurant in town

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5.0Dined on March 26, 2018

Fantastic North Orange County institution with world class cuisine. Ian was right on top of everything, as service was superb and world class. Lasagne, chicken special and veal dishes, along with tasty salads, were outstanding and the spumoni ice cream, the very best. All around, a truly wonderful and memorable experience that all should partake.

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

Been here several times before meeting with good friends. Everyone is always satisfied with their meal.

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3.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Maybe it's just me, but A' Roma wasn't what I expected after reading the Open Table reviews. The food was not by any means bad, nor the service... It was, however, a chain-like experience in every respect, from ambiance, to breadth of menu, food, limited wine list, etc. Again, the food and service was "good," just nothing more. It's simply not a place I'd go for an important occasion.

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5.0Dined on March 4, 2018

Everyone in our party absolutely loved their meal!

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5.0Dined on March 4, 2018

A great place!

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4.0Dined on February 25, 2018

Delicious!

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5.0Dined on February 17, 2018

Food is amazing. Recipes been in the family for many years, according to the waiters. I’ve yet to find a dish that is not delicious. Highly recommend it is on the expensive side but once you taste the food you will understand why. The ambiance is a little elegant with people dressed up more than an average restaurant.

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5.0Dined on February 15, 2018

The food and service were great !

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Love this restaurant, great costumer service, good food and nice place to have dinner

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4.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Good value and very excellent food, A little tight as far as space. Service is very good.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Valentines Dinner with Mom, amazing service and food per usual!

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5.0Dined on February 13, 2018

What can I say the best as always. Our server Ian is a joy to have wait on us always informative and courteous. Another wonderful meal, wine, and service at Roma's.

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4.0Dined on February 12, 2018

The food and wine options are fabulous; the bar staff is attentive; the wait staff could use some improvement.

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Our waiter was Joey, also a part owner. Very pleasant and conscientious. Loved the service and the whole evening! Thank you Joey.

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Outstanding, fantastic and memorable experience. The food is sensational, as each course is served with loving care. This family owned and operated establishment excels in not only cuisine, but in service as well. The pasta, veal, cheesecake desserts and after dinner drinks are all perfection personified. Wonderful, incredible restaurant. The best Italian food in North Orange County. Job well done.

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5.0Dined on February 9, 2018

Still the best Italian food in the area. We come here whenever we are close. The bar is small, but the service is great. Lots of regulars here... Great palce to take a date.

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5.0Dined on February 7, 2018

This was our first time. We had tickets to a play so were on a tight schedule. The hostess (one of the owners) who took the reservation was VERY helpful and gave us advice about when to arrive etc. The food was excellent. My husband had the chicken marsala and I have the rigatoni in vodka sauce. Both were very good. We would go back in a minute.

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5.0Dined on February 6, 2018

Amazing as always. Our favorite Italian restaurant!

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5.0Dined on February 6, 2018

Perfect as always. Ive been there many times god many years. Ian does a great job as a waiter.

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3.0Dined on January 27, 2018

I really enjoyed the food but I was very disappointed by the waiter. They had a busy evening, and the waiter treated us like dirt. The other waiters did a much better job with their tables and appeared more attentive. We were celebrating our anniversary and the waiter did not acknowledge it - the hostess did (we put a note in OpenTable) and I was just annoyed he didn't say a word.

Beyond that, he checked on us ONCE the entire dinner. After letting us put an entree order, he did not ask us about our salad preference (it comes with a comp salad) but we wanted Ceasar Salad. I didn't realize he didn't ask until I heard another table being asked their preference.

When I was served my pasta, he asked me once as he rushed by if it was good (and I had food in my mouth). No parmesan cheese was offered. I had to ask another waitress for parm.

Finally, I had ordered a Gingerale which he did not refill the entire evening. I had to ask towards the end of my meal. We were not offered water. Nothing.

I felt the food was good here and I'd go again but I'd be sure not to sit in his section. He was awful.

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5.0Dined on January 20, 2018

Excellent food. Good service
Clean and quite environment
Wish they are open on Sundays as well

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5.0Dined on January 20, 2018

A little pricey but worth the dinner occasion with that significant someone. A good first date restaurant with it’s cozy semi-romantic ambience.

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5.0Dined on January 19, 2018

The food is excellent. The service is spot on. Restaurant is very clean and the ambiance is conducive for good conversation. I would highly recommend.

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5.0Dined on January 16, 2018

Dined here with a party of 5 for my moms birthday. The staff was friendly, very accommodating with all our needs. Menu has a huge selection of pasta, pizza, soup, specialty dishes. Fairly priced and food was absolutely delicious. Even surprised us with a comp birthday dessert. Recommend trying this place out

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5.0Dined on January 13, 2018

This was for a very special birthday, we had a nice table, good service and food
was delicious.

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5.0Dined on December 28, 2017

Food was delicious! Our server was very attentive as were the folks attending to bread and table clearing. They were constantly at our table helping with whatever we needed.

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5.0Dined on December 23, 2017

Excellent food, drink, service. Very busy Christmas weekend evening at the restaurant. Great Italian food, worth the price. Our favorite Italian restaurant. Wish to enjoy it. However, this weekend at times it felt we were being rushed.

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5.0Dined on December 23, 2017

Pre Christmas concert dinner

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5.0Dined on December 22, 2017

Everything was wonderful, service, food, wine, atmosphere. We were made to feel comfortable. A perfect dinner.

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5.0Dined on December 18, 2017

Best white table cloth restaurant in the area. Attentive, professional servers. Great food. Appropriate pricing.

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5.0Dined on December 16, 2017

Fabulous restaurant with marvelous food, great service and good drinks. This is a destination restaurant for me. I live approximately 50 miles away but try to plan outings so that I end them with dinner here. This restaurant is truly a gem.

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5.0Dined on December 16, 2017

My brother has been there on several occasions and recommended it for my birthday celebration with family including my granddaughters. Food was great as well as service.

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5.0Dined on December 16, 2017

This is one of the finest North Orange County restaurants. Family owned and operated. Each member takes pride in serving the very best of Italian cuisine. Wait service by Dom is the very, very best. He is spectacular and the consummate professional. Overall, a very pleasant and memorable experience. Enjoy fine pastas, carne, fish and pizza dishes. And don't forget the outstanding cheesecake.

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