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Vaca

695 Town Center Dr, Suite 170, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1924
+1 714-463-6060
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood paella” (14 reviews)
“albondigas” (10 reviews)
“foie gras” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
695 Town Center Dr, Suite 170, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1924
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

I have never in my life recieved such attentive service and the food was out of this world! We were a large group with a set share menu. The wine is hand selected and it shows. My only regret was that I was too full...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank daniellef485
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

We Walked in and decided to eat at the bar. The Restaurant was half full at best We ordered some drinks with a barmaid who was very dismissive at best. We ordered strip steak , corn and spicy potatoes. And we waited and waited..so we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank CarreraPorsche
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

We had probably 7 plates of food that were small and exquisite in flavor and presentation. Gluten free is tough here because the beautiful rolled crackers are not gf friendly (hard to put mustard or jelly on the meats or cheeses). That said, it was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cindy A
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a great dinner with lots of tapas shared with friends. Loved the octopus and tomato bread. Split the mariscos paella and it was delicious! Spanish red wine was very good too! Dinner for 2 was around $240 with tip.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Aloha-Traveler-Guy
Reviewed September 25, 2018

What a great restaurant, beautiful setting, great atmosphere, great selection of delicious tapas dishes and probably one of the best Steaks I've had in a while. Our waiter was excellent, took us through the menu and offered some great suggestions for a good balance of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ciaran B
Reviewed September 11, 2018

This is a great place for people that love food, enjoy sharing and relish in talking about it. We have been here a number of times---it has always been with at least another couple--the experience inevitably prompts great conversation. We always order the Albacore Tataki,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank adalbert3
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Been wanting to try Vaca as we love Broadway. Well, I have now been there twice and here is the opinion. The first time was amazing the second time justmearly very good. Overall I think I like it better than Broadway. Between the two visits...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank caneguy
Reviewed August 15, 2018

I visited Vaca with a friend after a Segerstrom concert in May. It was late, but the place was still humming, consisting mostly of a younger crowd (diners in their 30s and 40s). The food was delicious although a bit quirky at times, as is...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Cest0vatelka
Reviewed August 3, 2018

I could talk about this meal quite a bit but I know how restaurants hate it when people don’t give them the chance to correct something at the time then complain about every little flaw online. All our 6 dishes came out at pretty much...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dave M
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Great selection of food and drinks. Indoor bar area is a fun active place. Nice selection of food for all tastes.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank remotetravel
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skitts06
March 6, 2017|
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Response from Priscilla G | Reviewed this property |
You are in luck!! They have a vegetarian paella!! And a couple of side dishes that are also vegetables and bread with tomatoes. All delicious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 695 Town Center Dr, Suite 170, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1924
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-463-6060
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