Dining

Culinary Adventures

The art of dining is practiced in South Coast Metro, where one can choose from the richest array of casual and reservations-only dining establishments. Offering appetizing entrées to please every palate and pocketbook, diners can experience cuisine from around the globe without having to cross any borders. Visitors come from all over Southern California to enjoy lunch and dinner at award-winning restaurants such as Antonello Ristorante and Morton’s The Steakhouse, among many others.

AnQi by House of An

Gourmet Bistro & Noodle Bar at Bloomingdale’s South Coast Plaza

Antonello Ristorante

With its palazzo-like setting, delectable cuisine and exemplary service, this award-winning restaurant is a perennial favorite with Orange County diners.

Top Rated Restaurant – Southern California Zagat Survey

Lunch/Dinner: Monday-Friday, Dinner: Saturday (V MC AE DC)

Bristol Palms CA Bistro & Bar/Hilton

Located in the beautiful, seven-story atrium lobby of the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa, Executive Chef Chad Krahling delights diners with delectable dishes that infuse a variety of tastes native to California and its resident cultures.

Claim Jumper

Claim Jumper offers a selection of fresh items using the finest ingredients available. Choose from USDA prime steaks, fresh fish, rotisserie chicken, baby back pork ribs, wood-fired pizzas, pasta, salads, burgers and desserts.

Darya Fine Persian Cuisine

Darya has offered Orange County residents and business professionals alike authentic Persian gourmet dining at reasonable prices for well over two decades. Why has Darya been voted the #1 Persian gourmet restaurant by the OC Register? Mayve it’s the exquisite ambiance. Perhaps it’s the hospitality. Or, it could be the highly-delectable cuisine.

Fireside Tavern

Fireside Tavern offers a welcoming environment for travelers and locals alike. Located in the heart of Orange County, our restaurant in Costa Mesa features a comfortable lounge, dining room, and an inviting fireside patio that treats guests to a new Orange County dining experience.

Enjoy contemporary American cuisine and friendly service from morning until late night. Make your dining experience complete with selections from our American wines, craft beers, or signature craft cocktails — whether you prefer a cozy booth, a social ambiance near the bar, or our outdoor fireside patio to lounge comfortably. Fireside Tavern is also one of the few Costa Mesa restaurants that offers daily Happy Hour Specials.

Garf’s Sports Lounge

Festive hangout offering American grub, TVs for sports fans, pool tables, darts & happy hour deals.

Karl Strauss Brewing Company

Located at Metro Pointe and adjacent to South Coast Plaza, this Brewery Restaurant location features an onsite microbrewery that produces a revolving selection of special release beers to pair with their West Coast pub fare. In addition to a drink beer, think food approach to beer and food pairing, Karl Strauss Costa Mesa features 10 beers on tap, a full-service bar, brewery tours, and a knowledgeable staff of craft beer enthusiasts.

Little Onion

Little Onion serves delicious, authentic Sonora-style Mexican entrees at a great price—their friendly staff always provides service with a smile. Established in 1972, the Little Onion Mexican restaurant is a South Coast Metro favorite, especially for their famous chips and salsa. Stop in for lunch or dinner, and taste what’s been going 40 years strong!

Maggiano’s

Whether celebrating a special occasion or gathering the family for an informal dinner, Maggiano’s strives to make every Guest feel comfortable enough to laugh out loud, reminisce, and be indulged. With that in mind, we know that to make their Guests feel special, their teammates have to feel special.

Memphis Café

Memphis Café is a Costa Mesa neighborhood mainstay in the heart of the SOBECA district. Soon after opening in 1995, Memphis Café received a “5 star” review from LA Times food critic, Irene Virbilla, and has continued to earn critical acclaim and a loyal following ever since. Classically trained chef and co-founder Diego Velasco has created a distinctive gourmet interpretation of Southern home-style cooking with signature dishes such as the smoky gumbo and pulled pork, ethereal buttermilk fried chicken, savory seafood jambalaya and seasonal specials sourced locally with naturally raised meats and poultry. The roadhouse style bar at Memphis offers both classic call and crafted cocktails as well a carefully curated beer and wine list.

Mezzet

Mezzet Mediterranean Cuisine serves generous salads and savory kebobs, fish, lamb, pastas, pizzas and more , served in airy coastal vibe complemented by an engaging bar and cozy pocket patio—the perfect spot for a light lunch, a cocktail, wines and appetizer or an early dinner.

Morton’s the Steakhouse

Morton’s The Steakhouse first opened its doors on State Street, Chicago in 1978 and now welcomes guests to its 74 worldwide locations, including South Coast Metro. Morton’s prides itself on quality and consistency, featuring USDA prime-aged steak, fresh seafood, hand-picked produce, delicious appetizers and decadent desserts.

Old Vine Café

Cozy spot with eclectic menu known for its fixed-price wine-pairing dinners, also serving breakfast.

Pizzeria Ortica

Pizzeria Ortica will delight your palette and warm your heart—Italian style. Their vibrant eatery at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa welcomes guests for lunch, dinner (including a family-style special), and a late night happy hour with a stunning wine list and cocktail program.
They now also offer a wonderful Sunday brunch! They combine traditional techniques (everything is hand-made) with local artisanal ingredients. Featuring an 800-degree wood burning oven, the menu recreates classic Italian favorites—antipasti, pasta, pizza, gelato and more. Friendly service, a comfortable setting and convenient location have made Pizzeria Ortica a popular destination for locals and tourists alike.

Quattro Caffe

Quattro Caffé offers a stylish setting for a light meal. Dine on superb dishes from Northern Italy and enjoy a glass of wine on the outdoor patio.

Royal Khyber Fine Indian Cuisine

Royal Khyber is an exclusive Indian restaurant in the South Coast Plaza Village at South Coast Metro. A leader in Indian culinary tradition, Royal Khyber provides an authentic North Indian cuisine experience of unique flavors and nutritional value, delivered in a sophisticated, romantic and modern setting.

Seasons 52

Seasons 52 is a fresh grill and wine bar that invites guests to discover the sensational flavors of a seasonally-inspired menu and award-winning international wine list in a casually-sophisticated ambiance.

Silver Trumpet Restaurant & Bar

The dining destination located on Avenue of the Arts in Costa Mesa–features farm-to-table, California cuisine in the center of the vibrant arts district. At the heart of the restaurant’s culinary concept is Executive Chef Robert Biebrich’s strong commitment to supporting local farmers, fishermen, and purveyors, creating a market-driven, innovative menu that defines culinary excellence. Offering breakfast, lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch, the restaurant invites you to experience its exemplary cuisine and modern setting. Just steps away from Segerstrom Center for the Arts and walking distance to South Coast Plaza, Silver Trumpet is an deal pre- or post-show treat, afternoon lunch spot, or late-night cocktail destination.

Taco Asylum

Specializing in gourmet tacos and craft beer, Taco Asylum offers an escape from the ordinary taco shop with an approachable, globally-inspired menu featuring fresh ingredients with our signature adventurous mindset.

Water Grill

Water Grill is steps away from the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and a just quick stroll across a scenic footbridge from the world renowned South Coast Plaza. The restaurant’s multiple event spaces provide the ideal setting for intimate celebrations, business gatherings, large parties and charity events. Deluxe accommodations are available for any occasion- from groups of 5 to parties of 500, and everything in between.

 Wine Lab

Wine Lab specializes in small production and organic wines you cannot get at chain stores. Founded in 1997 by Roger & ChrisAnn they seek diversity in wine, thought and people, and believe in exploring many styles of wine from all over the world. Wine Lab also offers fresh baked bread, a selection of artisan cheeses, and flatbread pizzas.

Blackmarket Bakery

Basic ingredients plus classic technique plus a sense of humor – this sums up our culinary philosophy.  If we can’t pronounce it, we don’t use it. If your grandmother wouldn’t bake with it, we won’t either.

Eat a Lemon-Blueberry Croissant and you will taste the lemon juice, lemon zest and fresh blueberries.  Try our Almond Six-Grain Bread and you will taste the almonds, and the six grains too.  We believe in using all natural, authentic ingredients.

By using time-tested procedures, our food gets to be the best version of itself.

Boudin Bakery
Boudin SF Bakery & Café serves food with an emphasis on freshly baked breads, hearty soups in sourdough bread bowls and made-to-order sandwiches. A variety of fresh salads and pizza are made with sourdough crust. Bakery products include specialty breads and assorted pastries.
Bristol Palms CA Bistro & Bar/Hilton
Located in the beautiful, seven-story atrium lobby of the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa, Executive Chef Chad Krahling delights diners with delectable dishes that infuse a variety of tastes native to California and its resident cultures.
Fireside Tavern

Fireside Tavern offers a welcoming environment for travelers and locals alike. Located in the heart of Orange County, our restaurant in Costa Mesa features a comfortable lounge, dining room, and an inviting fireside patio that treats guests to a new Orange County dining experience.

Enjoy contemporary American cuisine and friendly service from morning until late night. Make your dining experience complete with selections from our American wines, craft beers, or signature craft cocktails — whether you prefer a cozy booth, a social ambiance near the bar, or our outdoor fireside patio to lounge comfortably. Fireside Tavern is also one of the few Costa Mesa restaurants that offers daily Happy Hour Specials.

Hemingway’s

All hotel restaurants are not created equal. Hemingway’s in the Costa Mesa Marriott is a good example. Unlike many other hotels that offer bar-style restaurants, this one features a spacious dining area. You can eat your meals outside the dining area if needed as well. Start your day off with a meal from the full breakfast menu. Use the breakfast buffet at Hemingway’s and take advantage of the omelet station for a customized meal.

Lakeside Wine Bar & Bistro
Located in the DoubleTree Club Hotel. Enjoy dining lakeside for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu includes a variety of foods featuring sandwiches, salads, pastas, seafood and Kobe beef.
Meritage Restaurant
Milk + Honey
Stirring up creative minds, global cultures and artistic souls, this little alcove offers a variety of organic teas, coffees and cool treats including frozen yogurt.
Old Vine Café
At Old Vine Café, Chef Mark McDonald’s menu is influenced by international culinary traditions and the use of seasonal ingredients. Inspired by the street corner cafes of Europe, guests are offered a unique international breakfast, lunch & dinner experience complete with a wine and artisan cheese retail section.
Portola Coffee Lab
Silver Trumpet Restaurant & Bar Avenue of the Arts Hotel
The dining destination located on Avenue of the Arts in Costa Mesa–features farm-to-table, California cuisine in the center of the vibrant arts district. At the heart of the restaurant’s culinary concept is Executive Chef Robert Biebrich’s strong commitment to supporting local farmers, fishermen, and purveyors, creating a market-driven, innovative menu that defines culinary excellence. Offering breakfast, lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch, the restaurant invites you to experience its exemplary cuisine and modern setting. Just steps away from Segerstrom Center for the Arts and walking distance to South Coast Plaza, Silver Trumpet is an deal pre- or post-show treat, afternoon lunch spot, or late-night cocktail destination.
Vie de France
Over the decades, Vie de France evolved into more than the nation’s premier baker of authentic French bakery products. This project has resulted in many Vie de France Bakery-Café shops in several major cities throughout the U.S., including South Coast Metro.
Vitaly Caffe

Stylish counter-serve cafe offering Italian fare, gelato, beer & wine, plus courtyard seating.

AnQi by House of An
Gourmet Bistro & Noodle Bar at Bloomingdale’s South Coast Plaza
Claim Jumper
Claim Jumper offers a selection of fresh items using the finest ingredients available. Choose from USDA prime steaks, fresh fish, rotisserie chicken, baby back pork ribs, wood-fired pizzas, pasta, salads, burgers and desserts.
Maggiano’s

Whether celebrating a special occasion or gathering the family for an informal dinner, Maggiano’s strives to make every Guest feel comfortable enough to laugh out loud, reminisce, and be indulged. With that in mind, we know that to make their Guests feel special, their teammates have to feel special.

Memphis Café
Suburban bar turned hip roadhouse, this “come as you are” restaurant is serious about its food and drink. Memphis’ cuisine can best be described as a combination of American regional and traditional comfort foods. Enjoy covered patio, full bar and inventive wine list.
Old Vine Café
At Old Vine Café, Chef Mark McDonald’s menu is influenced by international culinary traditions and the use of seasonal ingredients. Inspired by the street corner cafes of Europe, guests are offered a unique international breakfast, lunch & dinner experience complete with a wine and artisan cheese retail section.
Royal Khyber Fine Indian Cuisine

Royal Khyber is an exclusive Indian restaurant in the South Coast Plaza Village at South Coast Metro. A leader in Indian culinary tradition, Royal Khyber provides an authentic North Indian cuisine experience of unique flavors and nutritional value, delivered in a sophisticated, romantic and modern setting.

Taco Maria

Locally sourced Californian-Mexican fare in casual, open-kitchen quarters with a patio.

The ARC

ARC is an American eatery where everything is made in house or sourced from local artisan producers.

Water Grill

Water Grill is steps away from the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and a just quick stroll across a scenic footbridge from the world renowned South Coast Plaza. The restaurant’s multiple event spaces provide the ideal setting for intimate celebrations, business gatherings, large parties and charity events. Deluxe accommodations are available for any occasion- from groups of 5 to parties of 500, and everything in between.

AnQi by House of An
Gourmet Bistro & Noodle Bar at Bloomingdale’s South Coast Plaza
Antonello Ristorante
With its palazzo-like setting, delectable cuisine and exemplary service, this award-winning restaurant is a perennial favorite with Orange County diners.
Top Rated Restaurant – Southern California Zagat Survey
Darya Fine Persian Cuisine
Darya has offered Orange County residents and business professionals alike authentic Persian gourmet dining at reasonable prices for well over two decades. Why has Darya been voted the #1 Persian gourmet restaurant by the OC Register? Mayve it’s the exquisite ambiance. Perhaps it’s the hospitality. Or, it could be the highly-delectable cuisine.
Karl Strauss Brewing Company
Located at Metro Pointe and adjacent to South Coast Plaza, this Brewery Restaurant location features an onsite microbrewery that produces a revolving selection of special release beers to pair with their West Coast pub fare. In addition to a drink beer, think food approach to beer and food pairing, Karl Strauss Costa Mesa features 10 beers on tap, a full-service bar, brewery tours, and a knowledgeable staff of craft beer enthusiasts.
Leatherby’s Café Rouge
Joachim Splichal’s Patina restaurants are known for their delicious cuisine and impeccable service. Their newest creation at the magnificent Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall will raise the bar for luxury dining and pre-theater cocktails in Orange County.
Maggiano’s Little Italy
Just like in Little Italy a trip to Maggiano’s® is as much about feeding memories, as is it about feeding people. That’s why Maggiano’s is more than just a place to eat, it’s a place where you and your friends and family can slow down, enjoy a great meal and reconnect. At Maggiano’s you’ll find authentic Italian-American cuisine prepared by our Chefs, old neighborhood charm and generous portions being passed around the table. Try any one of our made-from-scratch dishes like our Lobster Fettuccine or our Baked Ziti & Sausage. You’ll taste all the passion that goes into our food and truly understand what we mean when we say, “Food is love.”
Mastro’s Steak House
Mastro’s Steakhouse offers a cosmopolitan, upscale dining experience in an intimate, yet high-energy atmosphere. The restaurant serves classic steakhouse fare along with succulent fresh seafood, sinful desserts and an expansive wine list.
Morton’s, The Steakhouse
This venerable steakhouse is renowned for generous portions of perfectly prepared, prime, aged, grain-fed beef as well as first-rate seafood and desserts served in an upscale dining club and bar setting. Private dining rooms available.
Old Vine Café
At Old Vine Café, Chef Mark McDonald’s menu is influenced by international culinary traditions and the use of seasonal ingredients. Inspired by the street corner cafes of Europe, guests are offered a unique international breakfast, lunch & dinner experience complete with a wine and artisan cheese retail section.
Pizzeria Ortica

Pizzeria Ortica will delight your palette and warm your heart—Italian style. Their vibrant eatery at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa welcomes guests for lunch, dinner (including a family-style special), and a late night happy hour with a stunning wine list and cocktail program.
They now also offer a wonderful Sunday brunch! They combine traditional techniques (everything is hand-made) with local artisanal ingredients. Featuring an 800-degree wood burning oven, the menu recreates classic Italian favorites—antipasti, pasta, pizza, gelato and more. Friendly service, a comfortable setting and convenient location have made Pizzeria Ortica a popular destination for locals and tourists alike.

Seasons 52
Seasons 52 is a fresh grill and wine bar that invites guests to discover the sensational flavors of a seasonally-inspired menu and award-winning international wine list in a casually-sophisticated ambiance.
The Capital Grille
You are cordially invited to join us for an evening or afternoon of relaxed elegance and exceptional cuisine. Rich African mahogany paneling and warm lighting from one-of-a-kind art deco chandeliers set the tone for a comfortably elegant evening (unless it’s a lively, social atmosphere you seek, in which case our sophisticated bar might be your destination).
The Promenade by Turnip Rose

This new venue features a spacious grand park, an elegant rose garden, vibrant reception space with an intimate foyer and ballroom.  Boasting a stylish and approachable Mediterranean ambiance, The Promenade is the ideal location for business meetings, wedding ceremonies & receptions, charity galas, & outdoor concerts.

This venue has an incredible structure, as it was originally constructed for the Robert Mondavi Wine & Food Center.  The slate flooring and floor to ceiling windows provide a sophisticated elegance for special events. The interior venue can accommodate groups of up to 240 guests, or 220 seated with a dance floor. The grand park & rose garden can easily accommodate 750 guests or more.

Nature sets the backdrop for functions held in the grand park. Perfectly manicured trees are intertwined with a Noguchi rock garden to achieve a Zen sensation—the ideal atmosphere for a summer picnic, wedding or an evening filled with the flavor of music and extraordinary fare.

Water Grill

Water Grill is steps away from the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and a just quick stroll across a scenic footbridge from the world renowned South Coast Plaza. The restaurant’s multiple event spaces provide the ideal setting for intimate celebrations, business gatherings, large parties and charity events. Deluxe accommodations are available for any occasion- from groups of 5 to parties of 500, and everything in between.

Antonello Ristorante
With its palazzo-like setting, delectable cuisine and exemplary service, this award-winning restaurant is a perennial favorite with Orange County diners.
Top Rated Restaurant – Southern California Zagat Survey
Boudin Bakery
Boudin SF Bakery & Café serves food with an emphasis on freshly baked breads, hearty soups in sourdough bread bowls and made-to-order sandwiches. A variety of fresh salads and pizza are made with sourdough crust. Bakery products include specialty breads and assorted pastries.
Maggiano’s Little Italy
Just like in Little Italy a trip to Maggiano’s® is as much about feeding memories, as is it about feeding people. That’s why Maggiano’s is more than just a place to eat, it’s a place where you and your friends and family can slow down, enjoy a great meal and reconnect. At Maggiano’s you’ll find authentic Italian-American cuisine prepared by our Chefs, old neighborhood charm and generous portions being passed around the table. Try any one of our made-from-scratch dishes like our Lobster Fettuccine or our Baked Ziti & Sausage. You’ll taste all the passion that goes into our food and truly understand what we mean when we say, “Food is love.”
Corner Bakery
Corner Bakery Cafe offers a casual atmosphere featuring innovative, seasonal menu options ranging from made-to-order breakfast scramblers and signature panini to handcrafted salads, sandwiches and mouthwatering sweets.  Perfect for breakfast, lunch, dinner and catering for any occasion, Corner Bakery Cafe delivers a premier bakery cafe experience in the heart of neighborhoods everywhere.
Halal Guys

The Halal Guys takes great pride in using only the highest quality, halal-certified meats. They know many of their customers like to know the sources of their food and they are happy to provide the Halal certifications for their chicken and their beef gyro.

Quattro Caffe
Quattro Caffé offers a stylish setting for a light meal. Dine on superb dishes from Northern Italy and enjoy a glass of wine on the outdoor patio. 
Royal Khyber Fine Indian Cuisine
Royal Khyber is an exclusive Indian restaurant in the South Coast Plaza Village at South Coast Metro. A leader in Indian culinary tradition, Royal Khyber provides an authentic North Indian cuisine experience of unique flavors and nutritional value, delivered in a sophisticated, romantic and modern setting.
Memphis Café
Suburban bar turned hip roadhouse, this “come as you are” restaurant is serious about its food and drink. Memphis’ cuisine can best be described as a combination of American regional and traditional comfort foods. Enjoy covered patio, full bar and inventive wine list.
Old Vine Café
At Old Vine Café, Chef Mark McDonald’s menu is influenced by international culinary traditions and the use of seasonal ingredients. Inspired by the street corner cafes of Europe, guests are offered a unique international breakfast, lunch & dinner experience complete with a wine and artisan cheese retail section.
Finbar’s Italian Kitchen
Finbars Italian Kitchen is an award-winning Italian restaurant offering traditional New York style Italian food along with West Coast inspired cuisine. Located in South Coast Metro, Finbars is open daily for lunch and dinner, with Happy Hour from 3-6 Monday-Friday and live music on the weekends.
Little Onion
Little Onion serves delicious, authentic Sonora-style Mexican entrees at a great price—their friendly staff always provides service with a smile. Established in 1972, the Little Onion Mexican restaurant is a South Coast Metro favorite, especially for their famous chips and salsa. Stop in for lunch or dinner, and taste what’s been going 40 years strong!

3333 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

 

 

AnQi By House of An                                                                                                             714.557.5679

With its exciting modern décor and gourmet Asian fusion fare, AnQi is the perfect venue for corporate events, wedding receptions, fashion shows, live performances, business meetings, intimate dinners and full scale events.

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Boudin | SF                                                                                                                              714.689.2253

Boudin | SF is a welcoming, fun and family-friendly restaurant that serves freshly-made breakfasts, lunches and dinners in the popular Boudin San Francisco tradition, all featuring Boudin Bakery’s legendary sourdough bread.

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The Capital Grille                                                                                                                 714.432.1140

The Capital Grille is a fine-dining restaurant that offers dry aged steaks, fresh seafood, an award-winning wine list and professional service in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance. Open seven days a week, The Capital Grille is best known for its expertly prepared steaks, which are custom-aged for 18 to 24 days in-house.

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Casa Barilla                                                                                                                             657.205.1025

Barilla is an Italian family-owned food company, established in 1877 it’s now a world leader in the markets of pasta and ready–to–use sauces and baked goods. Casa Barilla’s first West Coast location offers wholesome Mediterranean cuisine from breakfast through dinner.

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Champagne French Bakery Cafe                                                                                        714.429.1502

Enjoy authentic French food in a casual café atmosphere at Champagne French Bakery Cafe, dedicated to providing you with quality French cuisine and excellent service. Visit one of the two locations: Level 2 in the Garden Terrace or Level 1 in the Crate & Barrel Wing.

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Claim Jumper                                                                                                                          714.434.8479

The family-friendly restaurant with a Wild West theme offers a selection of freshly prepared items using the finest ingredients available.

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Corner Bakery Cafe                                                                                                              714.966.2404

Corner Bakery Cafe offers a casual atmosphere featuring innovative, seasonal menu options ranging from made-to-order breakfast scramblers and signature panini to handcrafted salads, sandwiches and bakery fresh sweets.

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Din Tai Fung                                                                                                                           714.549.3388

Din Tai Fung founded in 1958 in Taiwan, offers popular dishes including shrimp and pork wontons with spicy sauce, shrimp fried rice and sautéed string beans with garlic. Their beverage selection offers a wide-variety of teas and smoothies. Alcoholic offerings are wines by the glass and bottle; domestic and imported beers, and a selection of unique Din Tai Fung cocktails.

Casual Dining
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Hamamori Restaurant & Sushi Bar                                                                                   714.850.0880

Hamamori Restaurant & Sushi Bar is a fine dining restaurant for modern Japanese fusion cuisine with a unique selection of sake and wine set in a contemporary environment.

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Knife Pleat                                                                                                                     Coming Spring 2019

A new French restaurant by chef Tony Esnault and restaurateur Yassmin Sarmadi is coming to South Coast Plaza. The couple envisions Knife Pleat as “elegant yet approachable,” designed to complement the contemporary style of South Coast Plaza while incorporating elements of tradition. The cuisine of Knife Pleat will reflect Esnault’s modern interpretation of classic French techniques, drawing from his 25 years of fine dining experience in Europe, New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Lawry’s Carvery                                                                                                                     714.434.7788

Enjoy Lawry’s culinary excellence in a comfortable, casual setting at Lawry’s Carvery. Try one of their signature hand-carved sandwiches, garden fresh salads or platters featuring prime rib.

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Leatherby’s Cafe Rouge                                                                                                       714.429.7640

Located at the Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Leatherby’s Cafe Rouge is the perfect choice for superb pre-theater dining or cocktails at the bar.  Leatherby’s is part of the Patina Group restaurants, known for fine cuisine and impeccable service.

Fine Dining
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Maggiano’s Little Italy                                                                                                         714.546.9550

The recipes are simple, authentic classics, many of them coaxed out of Italian grandmothers, mothers, and aunts whose ideas of a recipe were a pinch of this and a sprinkle of that. With some trial and error, the chefs celebrated the birth of many of Maggiano’s signature dishes.

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Marugame Udon                                                                                                                Coming Fall 2018

Marugame Udon is dedicated to providing Japanese authentic made-to-order Udon noodles, which are freshly kneaded, boiled and cooked. It is an innovative cafeteria-style concept with a beautiful open kitchen. Upon receiving the udon noodles, the guests are directed to the tempura and rice balls station and a diverse array of complimentary toppings to create a fully customizable dish. With over 1,000 restaurants around the world, Marugame Udon will be reaching the South Coast Metro area in the Fall.

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Mezzet Mediterranean Cuisine                                                                                         714.540.3365

Mezzet Mediterranean Cuisine serves generous salads and savory kebobs, fish, lamb, pastas, pizzas and more , served in airy coastal vibe complemented by an engaging bar and cozy pocket patio—the perfect spot for a light lunch, a cocktail, wines and appetizer or an early dinner.

Fine Dining
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Catering

Pacific Whey Cafe                                                                                                                  714.641.8811

Gourmet breakfasts, artisan baked goods, creative salads, sandwiches and tempting dinner specials are made from scratch each day. Premium coffee drinks are made from custom blends roasted from the world’s finest estate-grown coffee beans.

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Quattro Caffé                                                                                                                          714.641.8811

Quattro Caffé offers the finest Northern Italian cuisine, tailor-made for California palates. The heart and soul of Quattro Caffé radiates from Executive Chef Miriam Ramirez and her passion for food. The restaurant is located on the first level between the Jewel Court and the Carousel Court.

Casual Dining
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Ruby’s Diner                                                                                                                           714.662.7829

Ruby’s Diner is the premier 1940s family restaurant. Their menu includes award-winning burgers, salads, fountain treats and dinner specials. The restaurant is located in the Macy’s Home Store Wing.

Casual Dining
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Ruscello                                                                                                                                    714.850.2510

Ruscello is a full-service restaurant featuring Mediterranean and Italian-inspired cuisine located inside Nordstrom. The menu is bold in flavor, focusing on great appetizers, salads, sandwiches, brick-oven pizzas, pastas, entrées and housemade desserts. Guests can choose to sit in the dining room or enjoy a drink and food offering in the bar area.

Casual Dining
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Seasons 52                                                                                                                               714.437.5252

Seasons 52 is a fresh grill and wine bar that offers a seasonally inspired menu. Ingredients are sourced at their peak and are thoughtfully prepared to enhance their natural flavor. Paired with over 100 wines and artisanal cocktails, there’s always something new to discover at Seasons 52.

Fine Dining
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Terrace by Mix Mix                                                                                                                 657.231.6447

New restaurant with internationally inspired cuisine by chef Ross Pangilinan. Featuring small plates influenced by French, Italian and modern Filipino flavors. Wines and rotating craft beers available. The restaurant has full service dining in a covered terrace off of Bridge of Gardens. A small wine bar, additional seating, open kitchen and counter offering a weekday lunch inside.

Fine Dining
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The Hall: Global Eatery                                                                                              Coming Spring 2019

Amar Santana (Top Chef Finalist) and Ahmed Labbate return to South Coast Plaza with The Hall: Global Eatery. With nearly 8000 sq. ft., The Hall will encompass delicacies from around the globe. The Hall is sure to have something for everyone, whether it be familiar flavors or a new taste experience.

Tsujita Artisan Noodle                                                                                              Coming Soon

Tsujita Artisan Noodle coming soon to South Coast Plaza.

Vaca                                                                                                                                           714.463.6060

The bold and vibrant setting of Vaca brings Barcelona, Madrid, Andalucia, Sevilla, and the Basque to the heart of Orange County. Traditional tapas, fine steaks and cured meats are enhanced by unique wine and cocktail offerings. All is done with respect for genuine Spanish cooking interpreted by Chef Amar Santana.

Casual Dining
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Vie de France                                                                                                                           714.557.1734

Vie de France offers a casual bistro atmosphere and menu featuring French specialties, signature sandwiches, soups and salads. The bakery has a variety of European pastries, croissants, breads and desserts all baked fresh daily.

Casual Dining
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Wahoo’s Fish Taco                                                                                                                 714.549.0565

Always fresh and friendly, Wahoo’s Fish Taco features Mexican dishes with a Brazilian twist in a beach-casual atmosphere.

Casual Dining
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Water Grill                                                                                                                              949.208.7060

For more than 25 years, Water Grill has been one of the most lauded and celebrated seafood destinations in Southern California. Since its debut in 1989, the iconic restaurants have delivered a remarkable experience through its devotion to quality seafood and culinary skill. Water Grill consistently offers dazzling fish preparations of superior quality, variety and freshness.

Casual Dining
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Wolfgang Puck Kitchen                                                                                                        714.545.5439

Chef Wolfgang Puck offers contemporary gourmet pizzas, appetizers, salads and entrees for lunch and dinner in the newly remodeled casual and inviting restaurant Kitchen. With its airy feel highlighting signature dishes and handcrafted specialty cocktails, beer and wine where you’ll feel right at home.

Casual Dining
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1621 Sunflower Avenue, Santa Ana, CA 92704

 

 

Antonello Ristorante                                                                                                           714.751.7153

Since 1979, the critically acclaimed Antonello Ristorante has been taking diners on a journey to the Old World with its extraordinary Northern Italian cuisine and elegant dining room. Guests around the world have admired Antonello’s expansive menu of antipastos, soups, salads and fresh pasta dishes as well as an ample variety of exquisitely prepared fish, poultry, veal and beef entrees.

Fine Dining
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Corner Bakery Cafe                                                                                                              714.546.1555

Corner Bakery Cafe offers a casual atmosphere featuring innovative, seasonal menu options ranging from made-to-order breakfast scramblers and signature panini to handcrafted salads, sandwiches and bakery fresh sweets.

Casual Dining
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Darya Fine Persian Cuisine                                                                                                714.557.6600

Darya has offered Orange County residents and business professionals alike authentic Persian gourmet dining at reasonable process for well over two decades. This fine Persian cuisine restaurants has been voted #1 Persian gourmet restaurant by the Orange County Register for its exquisite ambiance, hospitality, and highly-delectable cuisine

Fine Dining
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Catering

Morton’s, The Steakhouse                                                                                                   714.444.4834

Prominently located in South Coast Plaza Village, across from South Coast Plaza, Morton’s The Steakhouse, offers both lunch and dinner service for shoppers, professionals and dining connoisseurs. Morton’s prides itself on quality and consistency, featuring USDA prime-aged steak, fresh seafood, hand-picked produce, delicious appetizers and decadent desserts.

Fine Dining
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Royal Khyber Fine Indian Cuisine                                                                                     714.436.1010

Royal Khyber is an exclusive Indian restaurant in the South Coast Plaza Village at South Coast Metro. A leader in Indian culinary tradition, Royal Khyber provides an authentic North Indian cuisine experience of unique flavors and nutritional value, delivered in a sophisticated, romantic and modern setting.

Fine Dining
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Catering

2930 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

 

 

Bootlegger’s Brewery                                                                                           Coming Summer 2018

Like the Bootleggers of yesteryear, Bootlegger’s Brewery grew out of the local community and has remained focused on purveying the highest quality beer to their locals. They believe fresh local beer builds a stronger community. While they started in Fullerton California, these days they’ve expanded their community ties far beyond Fullerton and have firmly followed their motto of “Drink Fresh, Drink Local”.

Brewery
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Calipoke                                                                                                                                    714.280.4720

Sushi has been recognized as haute cuisine. But now, Calipoke’s Poke bowl brings fancy, authentic food in a casual style. Healthy but delicious. This New style of California cuisine is for everyone. At Calipoke, you can create your own poke bowl: from your choice of base and fish to the sauce and toppings.

Casual Dining
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The Gypsy Den Cafe                                                                                                              714.549.7012

Orange County’s original alternative cafe, The Gypsy Den Cafe has served casual and healthy dishes for the last 22 years, with locations in Costa Mesa and Santa Ana.

Casual Dining
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Habana                                                                                                                       714.556.0176

Established in September of 1995, Habana proudly serves Cuban and Pan-Latin cuisine. This beloved Orange County restaurant is known for its unique plates and cocktails, not to mention, the romantic candlelit atmosphere.

Casual Dining
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Hana Re                                                                                                                                     714.545.2800

Creativity and delicacy meets sustainability. Hana Re specializes in Traditional Omakase (Chef’s Selection Course) with seasonal fish and ingredients. At Hana Re, the chef’s table is the sushi bar. It is where guests can see in live action the chef’s ethereal composition of carefully selected farm and marine products.

Casual Dining
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LA Brisket                                                                                                                                 657.247.5222

LA Brisket is a barbecue restaurant that specializes in sandwiches. Guests can also enjoy BBQ bowls – with their choice of brisket, pulled pork, or chicken – and sides include Mexican-style corn, truffle fries, sweet potato fries, garlic jasmine rice, and more. LA Brisket smokes its own meats in-house.

Casual Dining
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Ruin Bar                                                                                                                                    714.884.3189

Ruin Bar is a small, kitschy neighborhood bar located in the heart of The LAB shopping center. The main seating in the bar is piano benches, with a piano built into the bar that guests can actually play. Ruin offers great craft cocktails, moscow mule and spiced rum, along with beer and wine.

Casual Dining
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Seabirds Kitchen                                                                                                                    714.549.2584

Seabirds Kitchen believes in making a difference and serving really good food. Since 2010, Seabirds has been on a mission to push the boundaries of vegan cuisine. They base their menu around seasonal produce, unique flavor combinations and creative techniques and they use top-notch ingredients and locally grown fruits and vegetables.

Casual Dining
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Catering

2937 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

 

 

Black Market Bakery                                                                                                             714.662.3095

The Blackmarketeers expand their scratch-made line of pastries – from scones and croissants to cookies and cakes – to change with the seasons.  They brew local coffee and espresso,  bake daily bread and pastries and whip up nostalgic desserts. Because you deserve a “conscious moment of indulgence”.

Casual Dining
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East Borough                                                                                                                        714.641.5010

East Borough serves nontraditional, yet authentic Vietnamese foods and drinks. At this outdoor Vietnamese cafe, foodies can enjoy he best banh mi in the county, fresh salads with Vietnamese flavors, rice bowls with fresh papaya salad, egg roll, citrus vinaigrette and your choice of protein, spring rolls and more.

Casual Dining
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Mesa                                                                                                                                          714.557.6700

A lush lounge located at The CAMP, Mesa offers fresh, creative American food and exquisite cocktails. Mesa brings LA to OC with its unique architectural design, retractable roof, living wall, local art displays and movies that are projected onto the walls.

Casual Dining
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Entertainment

Milk & Honey                                                                                                                          714.708.0092

Milk & Honey is a cafe that lends itself to the natural ambiance of The CAMP. Guests can enjoy organic coffee drinks, tea lattes, shaken iced teas, lemonades, shaved iced, and a variety of tasty quick bites.

Casual Dining
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Native Foods Café                                                                                                                  714.751.2151

Native Foods Café has grown to become America’s premier fast-casual vegan restaurant group spanning coast to coast. Their menu is beloved by vegans and non-vegans alike, with seasonally updated one-of-a-kind dishes, delicious desserts and homemade beverages inspired by their innovative culinary team.

Casual Dining
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Catering

Old Vine Café                                                                                                                           714.545.1411

Old Vine Café continues to redefine dining in Orange County offering top quality food and wine in a non-pretentious, casual atmosphere. The award-winning restaurant, run by chef-owner Mark McDonald, serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with menu items that reflect a focus on regionalism and the use of seasonal ingredients.

Casual Dining
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Catering

Taco Asylum                                                                                                                            714.922.6010

Specializing in gourmet tacos and craft beer, Taco Asylum offers an escape from the ordinary taco joint with an approachable, globally-inspired menu featuring fresh ingredients with their signature adventurous mindset. Their tacos are complemented by a balanced craft beer selection, which changes regularly to feature some of the best craft draft and canned brews from all over the place. Their daily prepared agua frescas, flavored lemonades, and iced teas help to put out the fire from our housemade specialty hot sauces.

Casual Dining
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