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The Vintage Steakhouse

26701 Verdugo St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3146
+1 949-661-3400
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (55 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
26701 Verdugo St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3146
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a very romantic anniversary dinner at a place that made us feel we were in an other time. Right at the Pacific coast train tracks at San Juan Capistrano picturesque town, dinner was excellent although a little pricy, but hey it was a...More

Thank AdrianaJoh14
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I couldn't cut my steak. It was my husband's birthday, and we were so disappointed. It is a cute location, but the food was not good. When we told the waiter -- he blamed the old steak knives!!!!

2  Thank Linda O
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We took our 17 daughter there because we knew they had filet, and she is picky. Gut to our surprise the steak selection was more out of a Morton's menu than a small reastaruant situated in a train car!! Service was supurb and the food...More

Thank TimmyGUSA
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We had originally planned to go to Trevors at the Tracks but we were misled by the people working the front desk. We called ahead and told there was a 10 minute wait for the inside area. The outside area had an obnoxiously loud musician...More

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

So glad we found this place during our stay in Dana Point. Everything was soooo delicious. The steak was cooked to perfection. The staff were also nice and very attentive. Would visit again for sure. Also a bonus, the restaurant is inside of an old...More

Thank Keturah E
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This was one of our go to places for entetraining friends both for brunch and dinner. When we took guests there for brunch recently, the service was pitiful. The young assistant waiter brought the dishes at different times and had no concept of customer service...More

1  Thank countessjc
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The Vintage Steakhouse is a quaint restaurant, with old railway cars incorporated into the building facade, and the interior is warm and inviting in a "vintage" sort of way, although the interior is very dark. Food is good, but over priced when compared to other...More

1  Thank 512stewartg
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The location of The Vintage Steakhouse is wonderful However, it is under new management and we experienced a bunch of hiccups. They shifted our reservation after apparently misplacing our original reservation. When we got there, there was smoke as they were adjusting ventilation system. The...More

1  Thank Robert K
Reviewed 26 February 2017

My wife and I and another couple rode the train to San Juan Capistrano to eat here. We allowed nearly two hours before the return trip. We were seated in a nice setting, an old parlor car. However, after over an hour we had received...More

2  Thank DavidFullerton
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My wife and I were at the Vintage, for a pre-Valentine dinner, Reservations are strongly suggested. When you make your reservations, ask to be seated in the antique railroad car, I believe it dates back to 1920? Very romantic, the wait-staff is excellent, the bar...More

Thank mbrahar
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David T
19 June 2017|
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Response from Robert K | Reviewed this property |
Most people were dressed casually. Not a formal setting.
Sarina G
28 August 2015|
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Response from patricia234-12 | Reviewed this property |
I would not suggest to bring children. It is more of an adult atmosphere.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26701 Verdugo St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3146
    (Camino Capistrano/ Verdugo St)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-661-3400
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