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Nirvana Grille - CLOSED

24031 Marguerite Pkwy, Suite C, Mission Viejo, CA 92692-1929
+1 949-380-0027
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
10 Nov 2012
“Wonderful, high quality”
23 Sep 2012
“Off to a slow start....”
Restaurant Hours Closed
24031 Marguerite Pkwy, Suite C, Mission Viejo, CA 92692-1929
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Reviewed November 10, 2012

Nirvana Grille is located in a corner of a strip all, but exterior appearances are deceiving. Inside the decor is understated, the wait staff if professional and attentive and the food is excellent. The menu is "California cuisine," borrowing from the best. Al entrees that...More

Thank Attytraveler250
Lindsay R, Public Relations Manager at Nirvana Grille, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2012

Thanks for a great seven years everyone! Mission Viejo is closed now and has been folded into our Laguna Beach location. Be sure to visit us soon at 303 Broadway in Laguna Beach!

Reviewed September 23, 2012

We had reservations and were promptly seated. Our server gave us the wine list and menus, then we did not see him again for 15 minutes. We finally ordered wine from the manager. From there on, our service improved and the evening was very enjoyable....More

Thank MPS3AMom
Reviewed August 5, 2012

In a nondescript strip mall in Mission Viejo sits Nirvana Grille. Don't let the exterior fool you as the food is consistently excellent. The salads, appetizers and entrees are all delicious. In over 30 visits, I can honestly say that I have always liked what...More

Thank manizarnegar
Reviewed July 22, 2012

I guess they have been there for 6 years...I only wish my wife and I would have found them sooner. The four stars is based only on the lack of cocktails available... Basically wine and beer only... The food is outstanding... The service was very...More

1  Thank OCScotteach
Reviewed June 24, 2012

One of our favorites as it offers upscale food, presentation, and style. Nirvana's also offers Gluten Free and Vegan choices that are clearly nmarked on the menu. I had the Prime duroc Pork Loin and my fiancee had the Nirvana Vegetable Plate. Excellent presentation distinct...More

Thank wavemasher
Reviewed January 31, 2012

Imaginative menu and consistently wonderful food. We've never been disappointed.

Thank rayu
Reviewed January 30, 2012

This is one of those small neighborhood restaurants that serves great food with a slight French/Mediterranean influence (fish, beef, chicken, lamb). The restaurant has a nice wine list and inexpensive corkage if you like to bring your own vino. We've eaten here several times--mostly for...More

Thank Shannydog
Reviewed November 18, 2011

Visited this restaurant many years ago, didn't like it back the and still don't like it this time. What brought me back was a purchase of a certificate from Restaurant.com with a value for $25, but requisite foor purchase was $50. Prior to visiting the...More

Thank TravelWithRiley
Reviewed November 6, 2011

We love the food here. The location is not great--but once you've been there you'll definitely go back! The food is fresh--most of it organic--and prepared deliciously!!! We've been here a few times now and have left very satisfied. It's not a fancy place--but the...More

Thank bklvrgirl
Reviewed October 31, 2011

This is a small intimate restaurant w/ terrific food and great people. the menue is ever changing w/a fine wine selection. great foodie stop, great special day stop, but mostly just a great stop. Stay out of the cold bucky places and go here, you...More

Thank rstewart100
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24031 Marguerite Pkwy, Suite C, Mission Viejo, CA 92692-1929
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop on the corner of Marguerite and Trabuco going south as well as going north directly across from shopping center.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Mission Viejo
  • Phone Number: +1 949-380-0027
  • E-mail
Visit us at 303 Broadway in Laguna Beach! The Mission Viejo location is now closed!
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