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Silver Trumpet Restaurant & Bar

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 20-07-06 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 20-07-06 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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US$10 - US$31
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American, Contemporary
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed September 20, 2021

Excellent relaxing outdoor seating! Service outstanding! I have eaten there several time and the food is extraordinary !!!!

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 16, 2020

This is a very convenient option for those visiting the Avenue of the Arts Hotel, a real hidden gem. Very convenient with their parking validation as well. Make sure to check out their nice happy hour specials, a great way to relax after work. Both...the main restaurant area and their lounge are perfect places to unwind. Our server Alex was phenomenal, she was on point from start to finish in every way. She gave me some samples of Eberle red wine and was over-achieving in every way imaginable. Her entire demeanor was that of someone who was dedicated to ensuring we were having an amazing time, and obviously the quality of the food, et cetera, is important, but having someone display such professionalism and friendliness takes the meal to an entirely different level. Her positive and warm vibe along with her perfect recommendations on what to order made the visit several times better, literally. The location here is great and there's a really good selection of cocktails too. We were in the area to enjoy Handel's Messiah at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, which is another fantastic place to visit, so it was very convenient for everybody. For such a high-end location and set of offerings, all the prices and items are presented with significant value. There are also many things to do in the surrounding area around South Coast Plaza. My food was very tasty and well prepared, the cooks are experts here. Too many good things to discuss here, but you definitely don't want to miss out. The design is beautiful with the pond and landscape, it really has such a delightful and pleasant touch. I highly recommend others stop by here, no need to worry about COVID since they've got every single safety precaution in place, I have no complaints whatsoever.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed February 25, 2020

Had breakfast daily at the Silver Trump restaurant. Reasonably priced, quality food and excellent service from pleasant and attentive staff. Also enjoyed Happy Hour food and beverage options in bar.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 17, 2020

We dined with friends prior to a show at Segerstrom Concert Hall and were very pleased. The atmosphere, food, drink and service were all top-notch. They complement parking including while you are at the theater.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 11, 2020 via mobile

On our way back to the room we wanted to see the bar that we saw pics of in the elevator so we stopped in and were pleasantly surprised at the motif and lounge type vibe bar tender was awesome and we had a couple...night caps and called it a night the apps look awesome as well....More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 4, 2020 via mobile

The restaurant and bar here are very nice with excellent patio seating. We only enjoyed the bar as we went somewhere else on the water for dinner.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 26, 2020

I was offered a choice of seating which was great. The place had a good vibe as well as good food. Bar was great, very intimate

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 11, 2020 via mobile

Easy to find and it was attached to a hotel. Parking was easy either self park or they have a valet. We went here with a group from work and there was 9 of us and they didn't miss a beat. All the meals came...out at the same time and were superb. All the sides are all extra so order mashed potatoes of you want them with your steak! Attentive staff and or drinks we're never empty! The bread that is on the table is fresh and we asked for another basket! This place is not cheap so plan on a hefty bill but for a special occasion it is so worth it!!More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 24, 2019 via mobile

With the family having a good dinner after a nice ballet in the theater. The tiramisu doesn’t have anything to do with an Italian tiramisu.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 23, 2019

"The Killer Strumpet" has become a meme in our family for an unusually expensive and painful experience. We redeemed OpenTable points for a $60 discount for diners who eat after 8 pm at Silver Trumpet. We're used to eating at 6 pm, so we were...hungry when we entered a nearly-empty restaurant and ordered more dishes than usual. The meal started off well for three of us with a charcuterie platter with cheeses and processed meats. From here on, our concept of "delicious" different greatly from the chef's. - The natural goodness of the rack of lamb was overpowered with Cayenne pepper - The delicate taste of the Chilean sea bass was overpowered by the confit heirloom tomatoes and California olives - The ladyfingerless tiramisu tasted more like chocolate cheesecake We produced our rewards card for $60 from OpenTable. Our server, who was very nice and personable, said the card was declined repeatedly. She said she consulted the manager, and neither of them were able to get the card accepted. So we had to pay a very steep full bill and walk away wondering what in the world had just happened to us. The menu prices at Silver Trumpet are really high Maybe they have to provide a discount to guests of the hotel Two days later, at another restaurant we had a delicious cut of Chilean sea bass that was about twice the size of the Silver Trumpet's for 30% less. We phoned OpenTable and learned that the reason we had to pay the full amount to Silver Trumpet was that our server had tried to charge the OpenTable MasterCard for the whole amount of the bill and not just for the $60 discount. Neither the server nor the manager seemed to be able to sort that out. We could show them how to charge an OpenTable reward card the next time we visit, but of course, there will not be a next time.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Yes, Silver Trumpet Restaurant & Bar is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Silver Trumpet Restaurant & Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4