American Bistro - 2013 Winners

Published Oct 30, 2013

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

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 with..." 

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190 S Glassell St Orange CA 92866
2013 Runner-Up

2. NICK'S Laguna Beach

Voters Love

"ok, so it's not a meat burger but their veggie burger is the most unbelievable thing you will see and eat. Event the word..."  via Idalia G.

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Multiple Locations
2013 Finalist

3. The Playground

Voters Love

"Eclectic food selection made with amazing and fresh ingredients. Some of the best fried chicken I've ever had! Lively..."  via Stephanie S.

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220 East 4th Street Santa Ana CA 92701
2013 Finalist

4. The Lazy Dog Cafe

Voters Love

"The Lazy Dog Cafe is a great restaurant with a huge variety of menu choices. There is something for everyone. They have..." 

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16310 Beach Blvd Westminster CA 92683
2013 Finalist

5. HopScotch

Voters Love

"Where do I begin? From the friendly and amazing staff, to the carefully crafted cocktails, to the scrumptious and delicious..."  via Jessica V.

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136 East Commonwealth Avenue Fullerton CA 92832
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