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Nieuport 17 Restaurant

13051 Newport Ave, Tustin, CA 92780-3536
714-731-5130
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Ranked #10 of 256 Restaurants in Tustin
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Continental
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Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Irvine Blvd
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English first
Tustin, California
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We have been going to Nieuport 17 for years. The food never disappoints, the atmosphere is lovely and it is quiet. It's a nice place for a romantic dinner or to catch up with a friend because you can actually hear the other person.

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Southern California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We went there to have a drink in the bar and were pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere. Typically restaurant bars these days are surrounded by TV's and loud music. Nieuport 17, however, is old style dining. The bar/lounge has comfortable seating, good drinks; if I remember correctly, only one TV and during the evening live entertainment in the form of... More 

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Irvine, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have dined at nieuport 17 for many years. My fathers favorite restaurant, it was the only place he and the family went out for dinner. Originally located on 17th street in Santa Ana, it has always been know as an elegant place to dine. The "new" location in Tustin truly expresses the aviation, world war 1 theme. It you... More 

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Santa Ana, California
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321 reviews 321 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
169 helpful votes 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I am so tired of going to places for dinner and then being forced to listen to the music which the restaurant manager likes, or, even worse, being subjected to a television show. This lovely restaurant harkens back to an earlier day when having a supper could truly be "dining". I love it. The food is wonderful, and the waiters... More 

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Bothell, Washington
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74 reviews 74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We stopped in at the bar after a nice dinner elsewhere. There was nice relaxing live music being played and the bartender made drinks worthy of ordering additional rounds. Come here and enjoy cocktails in a friendly relaxing atmosphere.

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Anaheim, California
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92 reviews 92 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Clearly this restaurant is from yesteryear. But I found it to be a well-kept establishment with a lot of character. Additionally, we had very good service & our food was delicious. Our server was very informative and obviously knew the menu and the location and it's history quite well. On this visit there were three of us, one had chicken... More 

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California
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

An evening at Nieuport 17 is not just dinner out....it is a true dining experience. The ambiance, coupled with the excellent food and service make this a place to go for special occasions. While it is on the pricey side, in my opinion, you do get what you pay for.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This restaurant has been in business for many years and serves as a premier restaurant in Tustin. The bar is separate from the dining room and offers free quality entertainment even if you do not wish to eat. This restaurant is used by locals for special events and it does not disappoint.

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North Tustin, California, United States
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Dining would best describe Nieuport 17. The combination of fantastically prepared food, atmosphere, and great service by beautiful waitresses provides and experience in dinning that is hard to find. Of course if you like photos of old and newer fighter planes signed by their pilots and if you like a quiet piano bar where you can enjoy the best of... More 

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Corona, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

This is one of my "go to" places for dining with clients and staff. They have the best bread. The have really great soup, including the french onion soup. My guests have enjoyed the French dip, club sandwich, cobb salad, both steaks, salmon and sea bass. They have a really good side salad as well. Their food is always fresh... More 

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Additional Information about Nieuport 17 Restaurant

Address: 13051 Newport Ave, Tustin, CA 92780-3536
Phone Number: 714-731-5130
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Tustin
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American, Continental

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