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Nieuport 17 Restaurant

13051 Newport Ave, Tustin, CA 92780-3536
714-731-5130
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Ranked #11 of 249 restaurants in Tustin
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American, Continental
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Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Irvine Blvd
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English first
Anaheim, California
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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
25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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Mission Viejo, California
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92 reviews 92 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

This was our first time at Nieuport 17 (Named for a French Fighter Plane). It was Thanksgiving Day and they offered a special/limited menu. The ambiance was that of an old French Hunting Lodge with a vintage aviation theme. It is located in a very quaint French Village styled upscale strip center. The service was well paced, friendly, and attentive.... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Great service! Ask for Isabella - she's awesome! Great food! Great Happy Hour! Great memorabilia all around the place! You'll feel like you took a step back in time when great food and great service weren't so hard to find!

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Tustin, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Excellent in every way...kind of a special occasion place to me because it isn't cheap but it is great...Happy Hour is excellent too. Great ambience and Bill, owner, is very welcoming and hospitable...

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Lake Forest, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013 via mobile

My husband booked an exclusive room celebration for my birthday (9-22) to celebrate w/ some family & a bunch of our closest friends. The whole establishment was so exquisite to view! The service from everyone was superb! I lived in Tustin for 15 years & had no idea about this restaurant! The only place I'd go in this cluster of... More

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Anaheim Hills, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Let me start by saying that I've been going to Nieuport 17 since it opened on 17th Street. Years have passed, the restaurant moved, but a couple of things have never changed...quality food, and quality service. Alas, the new menu leaves much to be desired, and the service is no longer top notch (with a couple of "old timer" exceptions).... More

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