Dining in Orange County

Some of the finest dining experiences in Southern California are found just south of Los Angeles in Orange County. Here we have listed two of the best OC restaurants, located in unique spaces that blend stylist culture with exceptional cuisine.

Leatherby’s Cafe Rouge, a Costa Mesa favorite, is a Southern California French restaurant at the iconic Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Not far away at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, you’ll find Tangata; a restaurant celebrating bright flavors of the Pacific Rim. Both of these restaurants are known for their artful presentations and brilliant flavors, so whether you are looking for a nice pre-performance dinner at Segerstrom or a culturally inspired meal at Bowers Museum, these two locations offer some of the most unique restaurant dining experiences in Orange County.

Best Orange County Restaurants

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Tangata Restaurant is an Orange County restaurant serving a Pacific Rim menu at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana.

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Leatherby’s Cafe Rouge is a California, French-inspired restaurant in Orange County serving pre-performance dining at Segerstrom Center for the Arts.