Pizzeria Ortica

650 Anton Blvd.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Critics' Pick


  • Mon - Fri 11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Sat - Sun 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • $$; $$$
  • Family Style, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout, Wheelchair accessible
  • Beer/Wine
  • Parking Lot Available, Parking Validation
  • Reservations Accepted
Pizzeria Ortica is David Myers' answer to Mario Batali's Mozza. But before he opens a second location of it in LA, OC gets first taste. It is cut from the same cloth as Mozza: modern, artisanal pizzas blasted in a wood-burning oven that reaches up to 900 degrees, resulting in a blistered crust that will make you feel like you're tasting pizza for the first time.

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