From Our Editors
One of the best-rated Italian restaurants in Lake Forest, Peppino's Italian Family Restaurant delivers a casual atmosphere with an inviting menu that features pizza. It's a culinary destination for those looking for an awesome meal.
Thanks to its outdoor seating, Peppino's is a great option when you want to soak up a bit of that Cali sun. Also, most folks will claim that the restaurant is defined by its martini bar. There's no specific recommended attire, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably.
For those watching what they eat, the robust menu features items that are gluten-free, healthy, low-fat, and vegetarian. Plus, it's been tabbed as a nice option for both families with children and large groups. In addition to its quick service (take-out is available), the restaurant also offers delivery, and can even cater an event for you. Or, if you just want to pop in for a beverage, the restaurant does have a pretty decent selection at its bar.
A lunch and dinner staple in the community for more than 30 years, a visit to Peppino's is definitely worthwhile. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby. Would you rather pedal your way there? Bike parking is also provided.