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Spoon's Grill & Bar

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2601 Hotel Terrace Dr, Santa Ana, CA 92705
714-556-0700
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 10
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  • 17
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 6
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Love Spoons!

We have been going to this place for awhile..it has delicious food. It's a bar/restaurant BUT has great seating for casual dining. The salmon is so wonderful..the ribs are wonderful..the ribeye steak is wonderful..AND they have a TexMex spaghetti that taste just like Steak and Shake(which are not... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
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La Habra Heights, CA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I do not recommend. I went there only once last year bc I was starving after working over 16 hrs and too tired to go further. Waiter was helpful and nice, but I only ordered tacos which took about an hour. greasy, soft, flavorless, stringy meat. I threw them in the trash when i returned to the hotel

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

We have been going to this place for awhile..it has delicious food. It's a bar/restaurant BUT has great seating for casual dining. The salmon is so wonderful..the ribs are wonderful..the ribeye steak is wonderful..AND they have a TexMex spaghetti that taste just like Steak and Shake(which are not in California) and it is WONDERFUL-MMMMMM...great service ALWAYS.

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bennington Vermont
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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The service was the friendliest we have ever seen and the food is excellent. Be sure to try the Margritas; best we've had . Inside needs a little work but what a great little find.

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Overland Park, Kansas
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I had been here once before-food was fine but decor was dark and worn out. Tonight was a pleasant surprise. They put new lighting in and appeared to make an effort to brighten the dining area. Help staff attentive. I considered the special and also was considering the salmon. Server steered me to salmon-incredible. Veggies, rice and sauce all great.... More 

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england
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108 reviews 108 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Spoons is a Mexican style restuarant offering reasonable value for money. A useful place to go when staying in one of the local hotels. Usedit several times during a recent trip to Santa Ana and I will certainly use it again.

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Cancun, Mexico
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137 reviews 137 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We were here for late dinner and even it was not outstanding food, it was good and the service was always very attentive. We had the wings and a couple of burgers and they came out very nice. There were severa games on TV, so everybody was cheering for a different team. Nice game atmosphere.

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Livermore, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

It was just ok. Not very good menu items. This place just isn't my kind of restaurant. For more info go there, and see for yourself

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Berlin, Connecticut
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Good little bar and grill on Hotel Terrace, so close to all the airport hotels. Decent beer selection and good food.

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Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We were staying at the LaQunta Inn up the street. Since we did not have a car and did not want to get a taxi to go eat Sunday lunch, we asked at the hotel if there were any restaurants within walking distance. They told us about Spoon's, and we are so glad they did. We were met with a... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This place is probably best for lunch. Service was great. Atmosphere dismal. Food was a little above average. Mostly Mexican entrees, but lots of other choices. We chose it because it was close to our hotel and we were hungry.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2601 Hotel Terrace Dr, Santa Ana, CA 92705
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: 714-556-0700

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?