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Bistango Restaurant

19100 Von Karman Ave, Ste 100, Irvine, CA 92612-1539
+1 949-752-5222
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“garlic soup” (8 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (6 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
19100 Von Karman Ave, Ste 100, Irvine, CA 92612-1539
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You'd think that spending over $3000 for a holiday party with provide some consideration from management for a terrible experience. You'd be wrong. What was sold as a "semi-private" space was hardly anything but incredibly loud and cramped. The restaurant failed to disclose that the...More

Thank tomswift33
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there before a show at UCI Barkley theatre . Meal was wonderful and they had a shuttle to take us to the theatre and bring us back after the show. So convinent. Alittle on my he pricey side but well worth it

Thank annadraper
Reviewed 10 November 2017

this is one of my favorite restaurants and I am so excited to be going back again tonight. the garlic soup is amazing and a must if you dine at Bistango. Their salads are also yummy and they have an incredible wine selection....this restaurant is...More

Thank kathy k
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Popular place. Was expecting a menu with more variation. Basically it felt like, fish, fish or steak, steak. My sea bass was pretty ho hum. We were a group and perhaps our menu choices had been downselected, thus my disappointment. Service was fine. Our group...More

Thank Vikki K
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We went there on a high school reunion in our fifties. 20plus people were seated at a long table and a couple of severs were assigned to us. The ambience is chic and modern with a good selection of wines and spirits. The menu was...More

Thank Reza S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This beautiful restaurant, in business for decades, has always offered excellent food and the opportunity to view a changing array of high-quality paintings that you should not pass by --even if you are hungry, or have satisfied you hunger! In addition, there is good (live)...More

Thank Verotchka
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I took my husband here for his birthday, the service was great and the food was awesome too. I particularly liked the petite entrees so that we could try desserts and appetizers too. Pictured is the tiramisu and dessert melon prosciutto appitizer.

Thank Leah S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

been going here for many years now. Figured it was time I say how much we enjoy the place. Helps that its no more than a 4 minute walk to or from our steps.

Thank Arthur O
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Have done several lunches here and a handful of dinners, but my recent dinner continued to please. Two orders of lamb chops and one of venison medallions. All excellent. The venison came with a balsamic reduction and an (orange?) marmalade sauce that was perfect. The...More

Thank KiloTango
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Attended a private party in their private dining room. Service was extremely attentive. Never had to ask for anything. Had the filet mignon. Excellent! Clam chowder was also very good.

Thank JJTravels22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 70
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19100 Von Karman Ave, Ste 100, Irvine, CA 92612-1539
    (Martin and Von Karman)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-752-5222
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