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23501 El Toro Rd, Lake Forest, CA 92630-4755
+1 949-768-7340
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (11 reviews)
“cheese toast” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
$$ - $$$
23501 El Toro Rd, Lake Forest, CA 92630-4755
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

My two friends and 'yours truly' enjoyed a return trip to Sizzler Lake Forest on Sunday night, September 16th for late dinner. It was still packed when we arrived before 8pm, but by time we left the restaurant was almost empty and approaching closing time...More

Thank goriajk
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Corrie the cashier was extremely rude to our party. She was impatient and at one point said you still need to order five more meals. We had my son sharing with his dad, so she was not listening to the group. Our 92 year old...More

Thank Lynne S
Sizzler A, Manager at Sizzler, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Thank you for bringing this to our attention, Lynne. We would like to apologize for your experience here at our El Toro Road location and if you could please send an email to feedback@sizzlerusa.com we'd like to get in touch with you and hopefully make...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Fresh food, clean place and great service. Went with wife and kids. All of us were satisfied and will be back. Great steak and lobster. Not grandmas Sizzler.More

Thank johnk0923
Sizzler A, Manager at Sizzler, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your thorough review with us, John . We truly enjoy hearing that you had such a fantastic meal here at our El Toro Road location and we are thrilled that you will be dining with us again...More

Reviewed June 29, 2018

I had never been to a Sizzler before. Went to this one while visiting family in southern California and had a great meal. The steak was good, the fries were pretty good, and the batter-fried shrimp was excellent. The salad bar is the real star....More

Thank tgrier
Sizzler A, Manager at Sizzler, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Welcome to the family, Tgrier. We are very pleased to hear we made a great first impression here at our El Toro Rd. location. We hope you will come to the are soon for another 5-star dining experience. -Your Local Lake Forest Sizzler Team.

Reviewed May 24, 2017

everything is average usually quick get the unlimited buffet with the meal try the steak and lobster

Thank marilyn k
SizzlerTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Sizzler, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts, Marilyn. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoy our steak and lobster meals and hope that you'll be dining with us again soon. - Your Local Lake Forest Sizzler Team

Reviewed March 29, 2017

Since the remodel several years ago this Sizzler has become one of the nicest restaurants in Lake Forest. I love taking guests to this location because their reaction is always the same..."This place Sizzles!". The salad bar is great and the steaks are excellent. If...More

Thank TripTalkerSoCal
Reviewed March 12, 2017

So, Sizzler is kind of a cross-breed - stand in line and order, then be seated and food is delivered (unless you opt for the full-tilt salad bar). Lots of items to choose from. Being a 'senior' - they have some very significant values. We...More

Thank StephenN37
Reviewed October 8, 2016

We had not gone to Sizzler in quite a while. First impression was sticker shock. Prices are those one would expect from a good steakhouse. Service was fast, probably because there were not many customers at 5:45pm. Both my wife and I had the sirloin...More

Thank Christian M
Reviewed September 14, 2016

I go here about 3 to 4 times a month. The good: Food is fairly fresh and easy to self serve salad bar. The salad bar is a decent variety of choices The bad: Television! Sports stations like football, baseball ... etc .. I am...More

Thank bobN6078XO
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

This is our third time at this sizzler while in town Food is fresh and tasty, orders come out quickly. Great price for what you receive. Order takers and waitress are very friendly and always clearing your table.

Thank Maria B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23501 El Toro Rd, Lake Forest, CA 92630-4755
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 949-768-7340
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Sizzler is home to U.S.D.A Choice hand-cut steaks, seafood, including fresh, sustainable Salmon, all complimented by our Unlimited Craft Salad Bar.
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