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Bistango Restaurant

19100 Von Karman Ave, Ste 100, Irvine, CA 92612-1539
+1 949-752-5222
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
19100 Von Karman Ave, Ste 100, Irvine, CA 92612-1539
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a business lunch meeting. We had reservations and were seated quickly. The service was superb. The food came out relatively quick for the busy lunch hour. I had a fettuccine with a filet steak strips. It was done perfect and the serving was...More

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to this restaurant was incredible. Chris our server started off the evening with a blast. After we were off and running we ordered drinks. I had an amazing pork chop with apples and slaw. It was cooked to perfection. We ended the meal...More

Thank Bonnie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had supper here before going to a modern dance performance at the Barclay Theatre on UCI's campus (fewer than 2 miles away) and we couldn't have been more pleased. Bistango is a big open space of a restaurant, with a mix of tables and...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

It’s way overrated. It’s a nice place but for the price, ha, I’d rather go to Mastro’s or Fleming’s. Yet the ambiance is very nice and the service is super. Food is just OK and the wine collection is fine

Thank ehabr1
Reviewed August 25, 2018

We had the sea bass and sword fish here as well as a kid's pasta. All items were delicious, including the risottos that came with them. The server was attentive and friendly. I also like the interior design with tons of artwork. On Friday night,...More

Thank Rene R
Reviewed July 22, 2018

When I was nearby for work recently, we went to Bistango with coworkers to celebrate some news. I was shocked that this place was in the location it was. The ambiance is great, very cool artwork all around, and the service was excellent. The drinks...More

Thank SpartanGirl3
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Both dinners we have eaten at Bistango were top notch. Flavors elevated and presentation superb. The dining rooms themselves are gorgeous and esthetically laid out. On some nights, a wonderful band plays (including a terrific harmonica). But they play at a volume conducive with dining...More

Thank TRAVELER88000
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Awesome happy hour menu and bar menu. Many different venues within the restaurant with completely different vobes from casual patio to formal white table cloth dining. Food is suburb.

Thank SaucyTango
Reviewed June 18, 2018

A very comfortable atmosphere and great food. Service was top notch. This place was a hidden gem. !!

Thank Bill L
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Our dining experience from cocktails, seafood entrees, service, ambience were all excellent. Scallops, seafood special were exquisite, paella great but could have been a bit more crunchy on bottom. Manager was very professional stopping by our table to check on our experience. Worth visiting in...More

Thank pepperdinemom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$70
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19100 Von Karman Ave, Ste 100, Irvine, CA 92612-1539
    (Martin and Von Karman)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-752-5222
  • E-mail
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