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Urban Grill and Wine Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
27412 Portola Pkwy, Suite D, Lake Forest, CA 92610-2829
+1 949-340-2055
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“pork chop” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27412 Portola Pkwy, Suite D, Lake Forest, CA 92610-2829
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Reviewed yesterday

After several visits, the standards seem to be good. Had a beer flight, then a grilled tri-tip sandwich with garlic fries. The mixed drinks are light sometimes but beer is good. I've had good meals and average meals but never a bad one. It's a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tim_the_Enchanter417
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food is delicious and the menu has a good variety of choices. The fish and chips and lamb chops are great! The wait staff are friendly and attentive and the service is quick!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lana J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend in the area suggested we have dinner here and I felt ok let's give it a shot. After having said that I'm not in a hurry to return. First the positives: the service was very good. The woman who took our order was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank miboth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Urban Grill catered a recent event for me, and it was outstanding! The food and presentation were wonderful, and guests commented all night about the experience. The best thing about this was that the food sent a clear message to my guests: "I really care...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ken R
Reviewed November 7, 2018

I love the weekend brunches. Really tasty dishes and drinks. A tasty hidden gem. You can sit outside on a sunny day with very nice servers.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank E7643ALwilliamf
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The atmosphere is romantic although great for groups as well. The bar is quaint and although small the food makes up for the larger type of room. The service is great and the food is amazing!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FarAway700572
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Very casual great food, a lot of variety and some interesting wines and beer specials. Onoe the few local placesi n lake Foresrt and not a chain.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank volunteer76
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We have been quite a few times to this restaurant, and we have not been disappointed although it takes a while to get the food

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank ajjg2018
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Urban Grill and Wine Bar was such a pleasurable dining experience. From the atmosphere to the service, everything was laid back and fine! Their Wine list was deep and worldwide varieties were available in wine flights. Tri-tip was good. Weekdays are best as small number...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SlickEagle
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We've been to this place several times for dinner & everything is good here - fish & chips, burgers, tri tip sandwiches salads, etc ... We came for brunch & it was great ! Steak & eggs or benedicts. Check it out !

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank longballhall
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Daphne M
October 25, 2018|
Response from volunteer76 | Reviewed this property |
Not really private. It has limited seating for dining room and right next to that is bar seating. They probably seat 60-70 max.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$29
American, Bar, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27412 Portola Pkwy, Suite D, Lake Forest, CA 92610-2829
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 949-340-2055
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Urban is a unique, upscale eatery offering gourmet comfort food and boutique wines and cocktails served by friendly, knowledgeable staff.
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