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AnQi Gourmet Bistro & Noodle Bar

3333 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
+1 714-557-5679
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crustaceans” (13 reviews)
“shaking beef” (11 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3333 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here on vacation with 5 other gals, 1 whom resides in this location. We were visiting California to celebrate and our friend told us we should come to AnQi. We were so happy we did, this place was great from the moment we...More

Thank EKL86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location in Costa Mesa , excellent service very very professionnel . Great food totally out of the box . taste presentation all excellent , good cocktails and excellent Merlot . Highly recommended to food lover

Thank Jeanpierresimon51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top notch restaurant from service, food, and pleasant surroundings.The house garlic noodles are well known and exceptional. The cocktails are different and great!! Happy Hour is a good choice. Located on the outskirts area of South Coast Plaza, one doesn't feel that you are at...More

Thank Gloria S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This über-sophisticated gourmet bistro and noodle bar is a mainstay of South Coast Plaza. It's a family-run establishment and Chef “Mama” Helene An’s principle of 'yin and yang' cooking follows the foundations of Eastern medicine, using ingredients only when they’re in season and at their...More

Thank ThePackedBag
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We went for lunch shortly after they opened and were seated within a few minutes. It's not a large menu, so it's pretty easy to decide. Our waiter was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. Our order as well as the orders around us did take a...More

Thank marc c
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Went here on business lunch while visiting from out of state...was so impressed! Garlic noodles were so yummy as were the fish tacos. Mmm mmmm! Service was outstanding. Located right inside Bloomingdales at South Coast Plaza...all around great experience and I will be back!

Thank IndyMM456
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Inside South Coast Plaza? Amazing. A beautiful, exotic decor that delivers on both food and drink. The well trained wait staff can help you navigate a menu that my seem at first to be a bit unfamiliar. The bar serves up inventive mixed drinks which...More

Thank TravelAgentDave
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Happy hour from mid afternoon until 7:30. Arrived at 5:30 on a Monday to enjoy a few drinks and nibbles with some friends. Great priced drinks and interesting cocktails with a definite Asian theme also an extensive and diverse wine menu. Our group drank cocktails,...More

Thank nene4444
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A very pretty restaurant with very fresh well prepared food. A very good value during restaurant week! 2 Nice bars serve a full menu. Service is pleasant and efficient.

Thank Su25bag
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Garlic noodles are what they are known for, but we've had so many different tastes, especially through seminars that I'm always ready to dine here. Bar is slow but the manager bends over backwards to correct any issue brought to his attention. Live music on...More

Thank Roseanne E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3333 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1873
    (Anton Boulevard)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-557-5679
  • E-mail
The AN Family, of the famed Crustacean Restaurant in Beverly Hills, invites you to experience their latest concept: AnQi Gourmet Bistro & Noodle Bar.

AnQi serves a unique twist on California Vietnamese Cuisine, with favorites like Filet Mignon Potstickers and Miso Black Cod, as well as items from their Award-Winning Molecular Menu.

AnQi is the most architecturally impressive designed space in all of Orange County, with its unique Catwalk concept and eco-friendly sustainable interior design. Winning Riviera’s 2010 Best Restaurant Decor Award, AnQi compliments its earthy-chic versatile decor with a bar menu just as fresh and organic. Sip on AnQi's award-winning hand-muddled signature cocktails, as you watch models strut down the Catwalk. AnQi is the only place you can enjoy dinner and a Fashion Show - an evening of cuisine and couture!
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