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Silver Trumpet Restaurant & Bar

3350 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1913
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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3350 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1913
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely impeccably presented food with amazing service. The ambiance was cool without being stuffy. So glad we decided to spend our Thanksgiving here and not one of the larger restaurants cattle herd. This was our first visit here and will definitely be back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rhisag
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice atmosphere, and prices to match, so we were expecting some great breakfast. Ate breakfast there twice, with 4 people getting different things, and the food ranged from mediocre to disappointingly bland - particularly the smoothies. Convenient to the hotel, but could be so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GermaineRobin
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We stayed at the Avenue of the arts which is connected to this restaurant. We were given a drink voucher which we used. The drinks were quite good and we also ordered a dessert which was surprisingly phenomenal. For Breakfast, we also were given a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AnaHappyAllTheTime
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Silver Trumpet was a favorite prior to attending a show at Orange County Performing Arts until our last visit. We had eight in our group and were very disappointed. The service was very slow taking over 20 minutes to get our drinks and not much...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jmbakulich
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Definitely has a cool vibe and because of that I'd recommend it for drank, but probably not for dinner. The food it good, but didn't really wow me given the prices. When staying at the Avenue of the Arts hotel it's the closest most convenient...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ee978
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

It’s a great restaurant for dinner before the show, 5 minutes walk to Segerstrom. Self parking is free for 24 hours with validation, a super parking spot. We ordered three courses of prix fixe that will never go wrong. I started with Pillard Salad with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Excellent food service and ambience!!! Very clean and simple cocktails were very creative and decadent.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ImexpanLe
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Great choice of food for brunch, eating inside and outside, wonderful wait staff. Great choice. Does not feel like a "hotel" restaurant.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Arnold G
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Large group of woman enjoying breakfast. Unique menu, beautifully decorated with musical instruments and pictures. Inside and outside seating, superb service.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mamiefiere
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We were so hungry when we arrived. After checking in we head for stairs to the Silver Trumpet. The waiter so very friendly and nice. The food was great. The portion were very large but save room for desert. You can't pass up the desert.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Beverly K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3350 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1913
    (Anton & Avenue of the Arts)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: 7144428593
  • E-mail
Silver Trumpet elevates the Orange County dining experience.Silver Trumpet Restaurant and Bar—the new dining destination located on Avenue of the Arts in Costa Mesa—features farm-to-table, California cuisine in the center of the vibrant arts district. At the heart of the restaurant's culinary concept is Executive Chef Carlos Garcia's strong commitment to supporting local farmers, fishermen, and purveyors, creating a market-driven, innovative menu that defines culinary excellence. Offering breakfast, lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch, the restaurant invites you to experience its exemplary cuisine and all-new modern setting. Just steps away from Segerstrom Center for the Arts and walking distance to South Coast Plaza, Silver Trumpet is an ideal pre- or post-show treat, afternoon lunch spot, or late-night cocktail destination.The restaurant's newly expanded outdoor dining terrace offers stunning views of the property's expansive lake and gardens.
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