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The Best Orange County, CA Valentines Restaurants



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Anaheim White House Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Anaheim White House, Anaheim, CA 887 S. Anaheim Blvd.
Anaheim, CA 92805
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Savor Northern Italian cuisine tempered with French sensibilities in an elegant 1900s mansion. More...

Andrea Italian
15/20
Dining Room at Andrea, Newport Coast, CA The Resort at Pelican Hill
22701 Pelican Hill Rd. S.
Newport Coast, CA 92657
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Authentic Northern Italian cuisine in a casual, striking seaside setting. More...

Antonello Ristorante Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Antonello Ristorante, Santa Ana, CA South Coast Plaza Village
3800 South Plaza Drive
Santa Ana, CA 92704
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Orange County’s power elite and private groups dine on Northern Italian cuisine and drink from an extensive wine list. More...

Back Bay Bistro Contemporary
No Rating
Dining Room at Back Bay Bistro, Newport Beach, CA Newport Dunes Resort
1131 Back Bay Dr.
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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The modern space adds chic charm to this on-the-bay contemporary dining spot. More...

Bayside Contemporary
15/20
Dining Room at Bayside, Newport Beach, CA 900 Bayside Dr.
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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One of Newport’s best kept secrets, Bayside hits high marks on upscale yet casual California décor, fine cuisine and a substantial wine cellar. More...

Bistro le Crillon French
14/20
Dining Room at Bistro le Crillon, Newport Beach, CA Eastbluff Village Center
2523 Eastbluff Dr.
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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True Provençal classics in a convivial, bistro-like space, complemented by a deep wine cellar and first-rate sommelier. More...

Bruno's Trattoria Italian
14/20
210 W. Birch St.
Brea, CA 92821

Downtown Brea spot for Northern Italian cuisine and killer cocktails. More...

Canaletto Ristorante Veneto Italian
13/20
Fashion Island
545 Newport Center Dr.
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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A Venetian-inspired Italian restaurant that emphasizes fresh seafood, risottos, and rotisserie and grilled meats. More...

Catal Restaurant & Uva Bar Mediterranean
13/20
Dining Room at Catal Restaurant & Uva Bar, Anaheim, CA Downtown Disney
1580 Disneyland Dr.
Anaheim, CA 92803
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Joachim Splichal's modern Spanish-meets-Mediterranean restaurant in a sophisticated yet casual Downtown Disney setting. More...

The Cellar French
13/20
Dining Room at The Cellar, Fullerton, CA Villa del Sol Shopping Center
305 N. Harbor Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92832
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A romantic underground grotto serving a wine-paired menu with European and California flavors. More...

Cha Cha's Latin Kitchen Latin American
13/20
Dining Room at Cha Cha Downtown Brea
110 W. Birch St.
Brea, CA 92821
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Lively Downtown Brea venue serving up traditional Latin dishes and hand-crafted cocktails. More...

Charlie Palmer at Bloomingdale's South Coast Plaza New American
15/20
Dining Room at Charlie Palmer at Bloomingdale South Coast Plaza
3333 Bristol St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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Taste famed NYC chef Charlie Palmer's cuisine in this sleek and sophisticated South Coast Plaza space. More...

Coliseum Pool & Grill American
14/20
Dining Room at Coliseum Pool & Grill, Newport Coast, CA The Resort at Pelican Hill
22701 Pelican Hill Rd. S.
Newport Coast, CA 92657

A casual poolside restaurant with American, California and Italian cuisine inside The Resort at Pelican Hill. More...

enoSTEAK Steakhouse
14/20
Dining Room at enoSTEAK, Dana Point, CA The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
One Ritz-Carlton Dr.
Dana Point, CA 92629
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This contemporary steakhouse at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel focuses on quality meats, wine and local, seasonal produce. More...

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Fleming Fashion Island
455 Newport Center Dr.
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Steaks, wine and a power singles scene. More...

Hamamori Restaurant & Sushi Bar Japanese
15/20
Dining Room at Hamamori Restaurant & Sushi Bar, Costa Mesa, CA South Coast Plaza
3333 Bear St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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Contemporary Japanese fusion and sushi restaurant at South Coast Plaza. More...

Las Brisas Mexican
13/20
Dining Room at Las Brisas, Laguna Beach, CA 361 Cliff Dr.
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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Laguna Beach institution with a good menu of Mexican-inspired contemporary seafood fare and an unbeatably scenic seaside setting. More...

The Loft Contemporary
15/20
Montage Laguna Beach
30801 Coast Hwy.
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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California bistro at the Montage Laguna Beach. More...

Manhattan Steak & Seafood French
14/20
Dining Room at Manhattan Steak & Seafood, Orange, CA 202 S. Main St.
Orange, CA 92868
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Strong cocktails, notable wines and refined French-California comfort foods amid a classic yet sumptuous décor. More...

Matador Cantina Mexican
13/20
Dining Room at Matador Cantina, Fullerton, CA 111 N. Harbor Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92832
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Historic downtown Fullerton space offers traditional and fusion Mexican dishes and strong cocktails. More...

Mesa Contemporary
14/20
The Camp
725 Baker St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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One of Orange County's hippest spots to hang, drink and nosh on inventive modern American fare. More...

Motif Bistro
14/20
Dining Room at Motif, Dana Point, CA St. Regis Resort, Monarch Beach
1 Monarch Beach Resort
Dana Point, CA 92629
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Handsome Euro-Cal bistro with a gorgeous ocean view. More...

Mozambique Steakhouse Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Mozambique Steakhouse, Laguna Beach, CA 1740 S. Pacific Coast Hwy.
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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This Cal-Euro-African hot-spot in South Laguna is a fun, lively place to dine and then party until the wee hours. More...

Nello Cucina Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Nello Cucina, Costa Mesa, CA South Coast Plaza
3333 S. Bear St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92704
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South Coast Plaza bistro specializes in authentic Italian fare and thin-crust pizzas. More...

Orange Hill Restaurant Continental
No Rating
Dining Room at Orange Hill Restaurant, Orange, CA 6410 E. Chapman Ave.
Orange, CA 92869
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A romantic steak and seafood dining venue with spectacular nighttime views and an impressive weekend brunch. More...

Pelican Grill Contemporary
13/20
Dining Room at Pelican Grill, Newport Coast, CA Pelican Hill Golf Club
22800 Pelican Hill Rd.
Newport Coast, CA 92657

Scenic and elegant golf club restaurant serves up contemporary and American fare. More...

Pinot Provence French
14/20
Dining Room at Pinot Provence, Costa Mesa, CA South Coast Plaza
The Westin South Coast Plaza
686 Anton Blvd.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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Elegant food, attentive service and French country style in a restaurant from the Patina Group. More...

Pizzeria Ortica Pizza
14/20
Dining Room at Pizzeria Ortica, Costa Mesa, CA 650 Anton Blvd., Ste. J
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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A Neapolitan-style pizzeria and Italian bistro. More...

RAYA Latin American
15/20
Dining Room at RAYA, Dana Point, CA The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel
One Ritz-Carlton Dr.
Dana Point, CA 92629
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Latin-inspired cuisine emphasizing seasonal ingredients, set against a spectacular ocean view. More...

Red O Mexican
14/20
Dining Room at Red O, Newport Beach, CA Fashion Island
143 Newport Center Dr.
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Rick Bayless’ take on regional Mexican cuisine comes to Fashion Island. More...

Royal Khyber Indian
14/20
Dining Room at Royal Khyber, Santa Ana, CA South Coast Plaza
1621 Sunflower Ave.
Santa Ana, CA 92704
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Classy Indian restaurant with outstanding cuisine in South Coast Metro district. More...

Salt Creek Grille American
13/20
Dining Room at Salt Creek Grille, Dana Point, CA 32802 Pacific Coast Hwy.
Dana Point, CA 92629
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A by-the-ocean fire pit, top-shelf cocktails, upscale American grill cuisine and live jazz. More...

Sam & Harry's Steakhouse
14/20
Dining Room at Sam & Harry Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
900 Newport Center Dr.
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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East Coast steak, chop and seafood house comes to Orange County. More...

Sapphire Laguna Global
15/20
Dining Room at Sapphire Laguna, Laguna Beach, CA Old Pottery Place
1200 S. Coast Hwy.
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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Classy, rustic South Laguna hot-spot for modern American cuisine, coffee and gourmet snacks. More...

Scott’s Restaurant & Bar Seafood
13/20
Dining Room at Scott’s Restaurant & Bar, Costa Mesa, CA South Coast Plaza
3300 Bristol St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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Classic and contemporary fresh seafood dishes, plus steaks and a great bar scene near South Coast Plaza. More...

Shades Seafood
14/20
Dining Room at Shades, Huntington Beach, CA Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort
21100 Pacific Coast Hwy.
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Contemporary seaside restaurant, located inside Huntington’s Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort, offers seafood, steaks and classic European cuisine. More...

6ix Park Grill California
14/20
Dining Room at 6ix Park Grill, Irvine, CA Hyatt Regency Irvine
17900 Jamboree Rd.
Irvine, CA 92614

Delightful California cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner in a handsome setting with a sunny patio. More...

Splashes California
No Rating
Dining Room at Splashes, Laguna Beach, CA Surf & Sand Resort
1555 S. Pacific Coast Hwy.
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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California fare at one of the prettiest spots along the Laguna Beach coastline. More...

Stonehill Tavern Modern American
15/20
Dining Room at Stonehill Tavern, Dana Point, CA St. Regis Resort, Monarch Beach
One Monarch Beach Resort
Dana Point, CA 92629
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Executive chef Raj Dixit does right by Michael Mina's contemporary style and innovative cuisine at the celebrity chef's venue at the St. Regis Resort, Monarch Beach. More...

Tangata California
14/20
Dining Room at Tangata, Santa Ana, CA Bowers Museum
2002 N. Main St.
Santa Ana, CA 92706
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Daytime dining from chef Joachim Splichal in a museum courtyard. More...

21 Oceanfront Seafood
13/20
Doryman's Inn
2100 W. Oceanfront
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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This local landmark at the foot of Newport Pier is known as much for its view as its wine cellar, steaks and seafood. More...

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