Popular Places To Eat In Santa Ana

Just because you live in a certain area doesn’t mean you’ve explored every corner of the city. Finding hidden gems or finally going to a popular location can take a lot of time. In order to speed along the process of exploring your city, let’s take a quick look at two popular restaurants near your Santa Ana apartment.

Shabu Shabu Bar

1945 E 17th St

Santa Ana, CA 92705

Phone number(714) 954-0332

The Shabu Shabu Japanese BBQ restaurant serves some of the tastiest food you can imagine. The location has an average four-star rating on 1500 Yelp reviews (which is an impressive number if you follow the site). The rib-eye and pork tends to be a favorite and the restaurant will even throw in a free sake if you check in on Yelp.

Chicken Maison

3332 S Bristol St
Santa Ana, CA 92704
Phone number (714) 434-0244

The Mediterranean style location offers a taste of the Middle East that your stomach will never forget. The cuisine is nothing too exotic and even those who have never tried the food will find something to enjoy. The location also has a four-star rating on 1400 reviews.

Visit Santa Ana’s Newest Steakhouse: The Scotchery Restaurants

There may be no better meal than one at a nice steakhouse. The Scotchery Restaurant in Santa Ana is the area’s newest steakhouse, opening less than three months ago. The location has already earned a massive of excellent reviews on Yelp and seems to be the newest “must dine” hot spot. The restaurants takes reservations and meals begin in the $31 range, so be prepared to spend some money.

Patrons have called the Scotchery “a gem” and fantastic. If you are looking to spend an upscale evening with friends and food, this is the location to try. Have fun and enjoy your steak.


The Scotchery Restaurant

Opened 3 Months Ago

3751 S Harbor Blvd

Santa Ana, CA 92704

Phone number(714) 557-2987


Best Parks For a Labor Day BBQ in Santa Ana

Labor Day weekend is just around the corner and the three-day weekend is so close we can almost taste it. If you are looking to celebrate the unofficial end of summer with one last BBQ or picnic, the City of Santa Ana has a number of excellent locations to try. Here is a quick list of three great parks ready to host your next BBQ. Each location is equipped with benches and picnics areas for a BBQ, however, some might need a reservation. So be sure to check ahead of time.


Lillie King Park

498 W Alton Ave

Santa Ana, CA 92707

Bomo Koral Park

900 W MacArthur Blvd

Santa Ana, CA 92707

Madison Park

1434 S Standard Ave

Santa Ana, CA 92707

Phone number: (714) 571-4200

Mother’s Day Dinner Locations Near Santa Ana

There are many things to do with your mom this Mother’ Day (it’s on Sunday by the way). You can have a picnic, go for a hike, spend time reminiscing over old photos, but the one thing you cannot do is let mom cook her own meal on Mother’s Day. Instead take mom out for an extravagant meal in Santa Ana and make her feel special this holiday. Here is a quick list of three well-review restaurants to try this weekend in Santa Ana. However, just be sure to make your reservations now as the holiday can be a busy one for restaurants.

Tan Cang Newport Seafood

4411 W 1st St
Santa Ana, CA 92703

Phone number: (714) 531-5146


El Calamar

315 W 17th St
Santa Ana, CA 92706

Phone number: (714) 664-8815


Bella Cuba

3940 S Bristol St
Santa Ana, CA 92704

Phone number: (714) 545-5711


Where To Wine and Dine Near Santa Ana

Are you looking to get a break from life and wine and dine in Santa Ana? Nowadays you can walk into a restaurant for dinner with shorts and a tee shirt and no one will think twice. Sometimes its nice to get dressed up and have a wonderful meal at an upscale restaurant. If you are looking for such an experience, Santa Ana has quite a few fine dining locations. Of course, you will have to fork out a bit of extra money for the meal, but the food will be well worth it. Click on the links for each restaurant for pricing and menu info. Enjoy your meal.



Morton’s The Steakhouse

1641 W Sunflower Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92704

Phone number: (714) 444-4834


Playground 2.0

220 E 4th St
Santa Ana, CA 92701


Antonello Ristorante

3800 Plaza Dr
Santa Ana, CA 92704

Phone number: (714) 751-7153