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Pizza e Vino

31441 Santa Margarita Parkway, M Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688 | Rancho Santa Margarita | 949-713-1500

Location Description:

Pizza e Vino is a pizzeria in Rancho Santa Margarita. The owners make a big deal about the wood-burning oven and ingredients imported from the motherland being certified by some Italian organization or other, but I and three-quarters of eaters don't care about pedigree; we want good pie. You can get it with a sweet tomato sauce or none, with toppings that range from salty anchovies to milky cheeses to enough cuts of pig to make an Iowa farmer rich.

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  • Cuisine(s): Italian, Pizza, Wine Bar
  • Hours: Sun 4:30pm-9pm, Mon-Thu 4:30pm-9:30pm, Fri-Sat 4:30pm-10pm
  • Price: $$
  • Serving: Dinner
  • Alcohol: Beer/Wine
  • Reservations: Not Necessary
  • Parking: Lot Available
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards, cash
  • Attire: Casual
  • Features: Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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