Antonucci's is a traditional Italian and seafood restaurant. The spacious restaurant also features a full bar and live entertainment. It was originally founded in Newport Beach in 1976 but moved to Mission Viejo in 1986. The restaurant prides itself on its selection of quality food and friendly service that has created a loyal customer base. Menu items include homemade meatballs, meat lasagna, chicken marsala, chicken parmigiana, fusilli hot and spicy, specialty pizzas and cannolis, to name a few. A fine wine or cocktail can be served with any dish and is served in its lovely and romantic dining room. The bar and lounge hosts sports events and Happy Hour. The restaurant enjoys its longevity thanks to its authentic dishes and familial atmosphere.