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Bistango Restaurant

19100 Von Karman Ave, Ste 100, Irvine, CA 92612-1539
+1 949-752-5222
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“garlic soup” (8 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (6 reviews)
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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 1 week ago

The restaurant is very nicely decorated and great ambience. Saw some adults who had toddlers and babies with them. The restaurant had high chairs to accommodate, but personally I would feel awkward bringing small children to this restaurant. There was live music that was not...More

Thank Arknwarrior
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hmmm... Mixed thoughts about this place. Good service. Nice atmosphere. Food is good, but not really memorable.

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Enjoyed a great dinner with friends. We were seated in an alcove off the main dining room so we were not bothered by the general noise of the main dining room. Our waiter, Jon, tended to our needs with efficiency. The portions were defined as...More

Thank dryheat1022
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Very disappointing. Food was cold server was inexperienced bus boy was rude looked intoxicated. The venue is really pretty. We were expecting much more from this place.

Thank jkang2099
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

As I read some of the reviews with complaints about service or food quality I am astonished as I have never had either This has been a great place for decades and for us it hasn’t changed....food is always good and the service impeccable It’s...More

Thank davefoshee
Reviewed 8 December 2017

You'd think that spending over $3000 for a holiday party with provide some consideration from management for a terrible experience. You'd be wrong. What was sold as a "semi-private" space was hardly anything but incredibly loud and cramped. The restaurant failed to disclose that the...More

Thank tomswift33
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Went there before a show at UCI Barkley theatre . Meal was wonderful and they had a shuttle to take us to the theatre and bring us back after the show. So convinent. Alittle on my he pricey side but well worth it

Thank annadraper
Reviewed 9 November 2017

this is one of my favorite restaurants and I am so excited to be going back again tonight. the garlic soup is amazing and a must if you dine at Bistango. Their salads are also yummy and they have an incredible wine selection....this restaurant is...More

Thank kathy k
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Popular place. Was expecting a menu with more variation. Basically it felt like, fish, fish or steak, steak. My sea bass was pretty ho hum. We were a group and perhaps our menu choices had been downselected, thus my disappointment. Service was fine. Our group...More

Thank Vikki K
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We went there on a high school reunion in our fifties. 20plus people were seated at a long table and a couple of severs were assigned to us. The ambience is chic and modern with a good selection of wines and spirits. The menu was...More

Thank Reza S
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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
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