Pasta Connection

2145 W. Chapman Ave.
Orange, CA 92868
Pasta Connection +

Kate Fancher


  • $$
  • Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Smoking, Takeout
  • Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
If you haven't dined at this Italian-Argentine chain, you're at least familiar with its logo: a picture of a howling toddler with spaghetti dripping from his head, an Orange County advertising icon as beloved as Mickey Mouse or the Spanky's guy. As the name suggests, Pasta Connection likes to prepare pasta, silky fettuccines, blockish raviolis and lasagnas that look like a Bicycle pinochle deck.

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