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Wild Goose Tavern

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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Great Old School Costa Mesa Bar

This is a really local dive bar [compliment] with the best food ever that comes out of a tiny... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Lynne H
Laguna Beach
Get the Burger

The burger is one of the best ever! And ohhh those truffle fries. And if you hit happy hour, the... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2017
Karen L
El Segundo, California
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  • Average10%
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23 Jul 2018
“Great Old School Costa Mesa Bar”
26 Dec 2017
“Neighborhood bar, late night spot, hangover spot”
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436 E 17th St, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-3213
(949) 722-WILD
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is a really local dive bar [compliment] with the best food ever that comes out of a tiny kitchen. The server, Jen, was friendly and efficient. If you're looking to get away from all the SoCal boujee [boujee is ok too, we were at...More

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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Pretty much a hardcore Tavern with concrete floor and concrete benches in it outdoor area so anything can be hoes down however the people own the place and work at the place are dedicated love their clientele and take incredible care of you .. It's...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

The burger is one of the best ever! And ohhh those truffle fries. And if you hit happy hour, the burgers are $5, not $7. But even at $7 it is a deal. Great beers to try. It's a fun afternoon.

Thank Karen L
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Food is very good, in fact best in Costa Mesa, and reasonable. They specialize in exotic (i.e., Wild Boar) sausages. I've been there for lunch several times. Bartendress is also waitress and takes good care of all customers. Heads of horned critters adorn walls with...More

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Reviewed January 20, 2017

This place seems out of a classic movie, small but the food is awesome. The appetizers are perfect for sharing over a glass of cheer.

Thank Monica S
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Kinda hip place, Cool hang out spot. All ways some fun people to talk to at the bar and the bar tenders are cool to.

1  Thank captainpjd
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Wild Goose is a great local bar, but not a dive bar. Happy hours are great, and the evenings get going around 9. Wild Goose has the best bar food in the area..other bars have food, greasy, fried and boring tasting. Wild Goose has a...More

2  Thank jeffzahedi
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Wild goose is a nice small bar and grill. Great food and friendly ppl. I go 1 or 2 times a week just for Dinner and a drink. Prices are very good and great Happy hur from 2-7 mon thr Friday on food and drinks....More

1  Thank corwinnn
Reviewed December 23, 2013

This is one of my favorite places in Costa Mesa. The food is excellent, the drinks are good and decently priced, the service is great, and the atmosphere is really chill. Great place to hang with friends and it's a little off the beaten path...More

1  Thank Keturah K
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