Pizzeria Ortica will delight your palette and warm your heart — Italian style. The vibrant eatery near South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa welcomes guests for lunch, dinner (including a family-style special) and a late night happy hour with an award-winning wine list and cocktail menu.
It combines traditional techniques (everything is hand-made) with local artisanal ingredients. Featuring an 800-degree wood burning oven, the restaurant recreates classic Italian favorites — antipasti, pasta, pizza, gelato and more. Friendly service, a comfortable setting and a convenient location have made Pizzeria Ortica a popular destination for locals and tourists alike.
Experience la dolce vita at Pizzeria Ortica located just down the street from South Coast Plaza. Its location by the South Coast Repertory and Segerstrom Center for the Arts make Pizzeria Ortica an ideal choice for pre-show dining or post-performance drinks. Complimentary two-hour parking with validation is available in the Plaza Tower parking structure behind Pizzeria Ortica.