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Water Grill - South Coast Plaza
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North Italia – Irvine
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Roy's AnaheimRoy's Anaheim
1513 reviews
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Seafood | Anaheim, North Orange County

Food was outstanding and the service impeccable as always at this location. More

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JT Schmid's Restaurant & BreweryJT Schmid's Restaurant & Brewery
682 reviews
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Brewery | Tustin, North Orange County

Liked the pear, pecan flat bread but thought the bread part could have been a little better. More

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Mesa RestaurantMesa Restaurant
262 reviews
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Contemporary American | Costa Mesa, North Orange County

I have to say that they made this Valentines Day extra special. The service was excellent and food cooked perfect. We will be back again for sure and special thanks to the manager for helping with the mix up in the reservation time. She handled it like an excellent experienced manager should. Thanks again for an amazing night out. More

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Gyu-Kaku - Huntington BeachGyu-Kaku - Huntington Beach
925 reviews
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Japanese | Huntington Beach / Seal Beach / Fountain Valley, North Orange County

Great service and food was delicious. We were taken care of respectfully. More

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Bourbon Steak Orange CountyBourbon Steak Orange County
251 reviews
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Steakhouse | Dana Point / Monarch Beach, South Orange County

Beautiful restaurant, sexy ambiance, knowledgeable sommelier, delicious seafood platter & banana tarte tatin was to-die-for! I can’t forget about our incredible waiter who did not skip a beat. More

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Il DolceIl Dolce
96 reviews
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Italian | Costa Mesa, North Orange County

It is a family business. From Argentina, it is food from the fusion of Italy and South America. All pasta is fresh done there. Pizza is all fresh made and hand tossed, and in a wood oven. More

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Le Chateau Garden Bistro - Ayres Hotel and SuitesLe Chateau Garden Bistro - Ayres Hotel and Suites
30 reviews
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Contemporary American | Costa Mesa, North Orange County

A;ways a pleasant meal, lunch or dinner. The service people are polite and accommodating. More

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Tortilla Republic Laguna BeachTortilla Republic Laguna Beach
685 reviews
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Mexican | Laguna Beach, South Orange County

I love Tortilla Republic! Mexican food with a twist that is always great!! My go to restaurant for a great meal for two or a meet up with friends!I highly recommend the Cucumber and Lavender margarita! More

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Harley Laguna BeachHarley Laguna Beach
61 reviews
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American | Laguna Beach, South Orange County

Went in for their first brunch. Had the duck confit hash and eggs. The duck flavor was amazing and made me love the whole dish. The chicken eggs served were incredibly flavorful. Both are locally sourced and so fresh. Going back to try more items next time, and will bring friends!! More

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Anepalco RestaurantAnepalco Restaurant
205 reviews
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Mexican | Orange, North Orange County

It was very good! More

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Pina's Bistro1. Pina's Bistro
342 reviews
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Italian | Tustin, North Orange County

Love this cozy little place. Food was outstanding. My wife had the gnocchi & Sausage, excellent. Spaghetti bolgenese, best ever, spectacular! More

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The Dock2. The Dock
764 reviews
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Seafood | Newport Beach, South Orange County

Amazing food and service, we had a wonderful dinner! I absolutely recommend this restaurant, it's a special place to dine! More

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Christakis Greek Cuisine3. Christakis Greek Cuisine
391 reviews
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Greek | Tustin, North Orange County

The food here is great, especially the lemon soup, the lamb chops, and the moussaka. The service is always excellent and very responsive. The music is an added bonus for the enjoyable environment. More

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The Hobbit4. The Hobbit
1022 reviews
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Contemporary French | Orange, North Orange County

The entire evening from beginning to end was exquisite. The staff, the food, the wine, the ambience all leave you wanting for another evening spent at “The Hobbit”. More

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Hannas Prime Steak5. Hannas Prime Steak
1811 reviews
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Steakhouse | Mission Viejo / Rancho Santa Margarita, South Orange County

Great dinner special this evening! Fried Chicken Special! Delicious! I hope this is a Monday Meal from now on. More

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Ballast Point - Downtown DisneyBallast Point - Downtown Disney
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American | Anaheim, North Orange County

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Brussels Bistro - San ClementeBrussels Bistro - San Clemente
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Belgian | San Clemente, South Orange County

Brussels Bistro is the fulfilling of a childhood dream of the owners. Thomas and Nicolas, friends for 40 years, both in the restaurant industry for over 25 years, want to share with all their guests a part of their culture which they are so attached to. They want to deliver an authentic Belgian experience for all the senses !

Brussels Bistro wants to offer a relaxed, warm and inviting place for anyone who wants to escape briefly from daily life and experience a little taste of Belgium without the “jet lag”.

Over the past fourteen years, the deeply installed Brussels Bistro’s philosophy was personified by its Ladies and Gentlemen.More

GuacAmigosGuacAmigos
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Mexican | Newport Beach, South Orange County

GuacAmigos is an exciting authentic Mexican food collaboration developed by Playboy Playmate Nicole Dahm and Skateboarding Legend Tony Hawk in the heart of beautiful Newport Beach along the waterfront. The restaurant combines a breezy, upscale casual atmosphere with bold Mexican flavors and bursts of colorful Latin accents. We are all about fresh food, fine tequila and an amazing harbor view, enjoyed in an energetic space that inspires and rejuvenates the soul! More

Louie's by the BayLouie's by the Bay
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Contemporary Italian | Newport Beach, South Orange County

Louie’s by the Bay is a modern Italian steakhouse located on the waterfront along picturesque Mariner's Mile in Newport Beach. With a 180-degree view of Newport Bay, a warm elegant design, and exceptional service, Louie's brings an unparalleled dining experience to Newport Beach. The restaurant is a collaboration between two legendary restaurateurs, Ron Salisbury of El Cholo and The Cannery, and Piero Selvaggio of Valentino’s in Santa Monica. The menu will feature authentic charcuterie and antipasti, unique pastas, prime steaks and chops, classic Italian desserts, and a truly exceptional wine list. Open for dinner nightly, with a lively and late-night cocktail scene.

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Munch BistroMunch Bistro
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Thai | Huntington Beach / Seal Beach / Fountain Valley, North Orange County

Munch Bistro's first mission is to create pure, traditional, classic Thai dishes which are as authentic as any you would find in the night markets of Bangkok or Phuket. At the same time, to find new ways to approach Thai food with innovative and creative recipes that combine our customers’ favorite flavors of Thai food with some of their most beloved cuisine from other parts of the world.

Whether you are an omnivore, vegetarian, or vegan… whether you are a fan of our 33 craft beers on tap, our saké and wine options, or our unique SABÉ cocktails… whether you favor timeless classics like Pad Thai, Pad See Ew and Green Curry... or you want to try something completely unique like our Tom Yum Flatbread Pizza or our Orange Chicken Sandwich, we will offer you the freshest, tastiest, and most delicious authentic Thai food and Thai inspired dishes in Orange County.More