Your Guide to Great Restaurants
near Lighthouse in Costa Mesa
Tour. Eat. Love! What a yummy way to spend an afternoon. Visit Lighthouse in Costa Mesa and tour the delectable model homes in our wonderful, chic community. Then use our guide to the local food scene to find a top spot for a delicious nosh.
Jans Health Bar
On East 17th, Jan’s Health Bar is the perfect spot to stop for fresh salads and smoothies after that strenuous work out.
Also on East 17th, Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop is the healthy ideal for breakfast, brunch, & lunch – this hotspot embraces the farm-to-table lifestyle.
Taco Mesa is a West 19th Street institution, with a hearty, authentic Mexican menu.
Din Tai Fung
Head to Din Tai Fung Dumpling House for high-style dim sum inside South Coast Plaza. Worth the wait for the soup dumplings.
Catalina Fish Kitchen
Don’t let the business park location on West 17th fool you. Catalina Fish Kitchen offers amazingly fresh seafood, served in creative and delicious ways.
Mama D’s Italian Kitchen
Come to Mama D’s in Newport Beach for genuine homemade Italian. Do try the pink sauce!
Noodles to die for await at Ramen Yamadaya. Order the Tonkotsu Ramen with Kakuni Topping and you get a whole slab of melt-in-your-mouth pork belly.
Han’s Homemade Ice Cream
Save room for dessert, and stop by Han’s Homemade Ice Cream. This is seriously OC’s best ice cream, located just north of South Coast Plaza.