Whether you’re craving tacos or Thai, these Newport Beach restaurants are sure to satisfy any craving

With California under a shelter-in-place order, many individuals are looking for tangible ways to give back to their community. Thankfully, this can be as easy as ordering dinner. Here are a few of the best restaurants that are still serving up their mouthwatering meals for you to enjoy in your Newport Beach home.

1. Laventina’s Big Cheese Pizza 

Located on the peninsula, this local hole-in-the-wall pizza shop has been serving the Newport Beach area for almost 30 years. In addition to serving award-winning cheesy pizza, Laventina’s also serves pasta, subs, and chicken wings. There are gluten-free options for pizza crust, as well as salads for vegans. They are available for delivery and more than happy to satisfy all your cheesy pizza cravings. Don’t miss out on the chance to support this small business that has become a staple of the Newport Beach food scene! 

2. True Food Kitchen

If you are craving a healthy option, consider ordering delivery from True Food Kitchen. This restaurant is a health-conscious option that offers delicious gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan alternatives. They are also offering customizable family meals to go, with the option to choose from their signature selection of starters, salads, bowls, and pizzas. Consider True Food Kitchen if you are looking for a healthy, tasty, and easy meal for your family, all the while choosing food that makes you feel better. 

3. Mint Leaf Thai Cuisine 

If you are considering what to order for a quarantine date night, think no further than Mint Leaf Thai Cuisine. This authentic Thai restaurant is a staple of the Newport Beach community and is still operating through pickup and delivery. Their extensive menu consists of everything from delightful noodle dishes, savory curries, and Mint Leaf signature dishes to desserts, and is the perfect option for a date night. 

4. Avila’s El Ranchito 

Worried about Taco Tuesday? No need to worry—Avila’s El Ranchito has you covered! Established in 1975 and planted in the heart of Newport Beach, Avila’s is still serving up their tasty tacos as well as other staple dishes, including burritos, traditional dishes, and even kid’s meals. They have an extensive curbside takeout menu and offer delivery through DoorDash.    


We would like to thank all the Newport Beach restaurants that are doing their best to serve us through this difficult time.