American Bistro - Best of 2013

Published Oct 30, 2013

These restaurants take old ideas and melt them into tasty new ones. Who does it best?

Winner
2013 Winner

1. Haven Gastropub

Voters Love

"This place is really unique. The whole place has a warm and inviting atmosphere. Staff is knowledgeable and patient..." via Si L.

Find It
190 S Glassell St Orange CA 92866
  • Haven Gastropub, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 190 S Glassell St Orange CA 92866
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    190 S Glassell St, Orange, CA
  • NICK'S Laguna Beach, Great Meals, Food, New American, American Bistro, Breakfast Sandwich, Burger, Place for a Sandwich, 440 S Coast Hwy Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    Multiple locations
  • The Playground, Great Meals, American Bistro, 220 East 4th Street Santa Ana CA 92701
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    220 East 4th Street, Santa Ana, CA
  • The Lazy Dog Cafe, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 16310 Beach Blvd Westminster CA 92683
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    16310 Beach Blvd, Westminster, CA
  • HopScotch, Great Meals, Nightlife, American Bistro, Beer Bar, Cocktail Bar, 136 E. Commonwealth Ave. Fullerton CA 92832
    136 E. Commonwealth Ave., Fullerton, CA
  • Eat Chow, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 1802 Newport Blvd Costa Mesa CA 92627
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    1802 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Old Vine Cafe, Food, American Bistro, 2937 Bristol St Costa Mesa CA 92626
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    2937 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    3333 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA
  • 230 Forest Avenue Restaurant & Bar, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 230 Forest Ave Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    230 Forest Ave, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Stadium Brewing Company, Great Meals Nightlife Restaurants, Brewpub California New American, 26731 Aliso Creek Rd Aliso Viejo CA 92656
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    26731 Aliso Creek Rd, Aliso Viejo, CA
  • 6ix Park Grill, , , 17900 Jamboree Rd Irvine CA 92614
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    17900 Jamboree Rd, Irvine, CA
  • Parkavenue, Food, American Bistro, 1200 Beach Blvd Stanton CA 90680
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    1200 Beach Blvd, Stanton, CA
  • Sundried Tomato, , , 361 Forest Ave Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    361 Forest Ave, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Nominee for: American Bistro
    436 East 17th Street, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Garlic Jo's, Great Meals, Food, New American, American Bistro, Burger, 2332 West Coast Hwy Newport Beach CA 92663
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    2332 West Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA
  • Wild Artichoke, Cheap Eats Great Meals Restaurants, Healthy Lunch New American Romantic Restaurant, 4973 Yorba Ranch Rd Yorba Linda CA 92887
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    4973 Yorba Ranch Rd, Yorba Linda, CA
  • Foxfire, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 5717 E Santa Ana Canyon Rd Anaheim CA 92807
    17. Foxfire
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    5717 E Santa Ana Canyon Rd, Anaheim Hills Anaheim, CA
  • The Corner, Food, American Bistro, 15611 Product Lane Hunbtington Beach CA
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    15611 Product Lane, Hunbtington Beach,
  • Lumberyard, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 384 Forest Ave Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    384 Forest Ave, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Nominee for: American Bistro
    13051 Newport Ave, Tustin, CA
  • Doug's Downtown Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, New American Steakhouse, 12900 Main St Garden Grove CA 92840
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    12900 Main St, Garden Grove, CA
  • Sage, Food, American Bistro, 2531 Eastbluff Dr Newport Beach CA 92660
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    2531 Eastbluff Dr, Newport Beach, CA
  • Palm Terrace Restaurant, , , 690 Newport Center Dr Newport Beach CA 92660
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    690 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA
Contest Overview
  • 32,517
    Total Votes
  • 19,442
    Voters
  • 130
    Winners

The 2013 OC HOT LIST awards are based on more than 32,000 votes from local Orange County-area experts.

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