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Native Foods

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26705 Aliso Creek Rd, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-4803
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have a wide selection of foods, all vegan! Everything I've gotten here has been very good so far, I'm only disappointed that the one near where I live on the East Coast is no longer open! The chili fries are probably my favorite item there, I find that their menu is mainly fast-food type, but they also have some... More 

Thank Sarrie C
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74 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Food is always great and the staff are really nice. I have meat loving friends who are always happy when they eat here, try the burgers and the desserts are really good too.

Thank Paul T
Irvine, CA
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275 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

I have eaten here with my daughter a couple of times. She is an evangelical vegan and loves the place. I'd say that the food is about average in flavor and would not rate it as all that healthy considering how much is deep fried. All in all, if you want vegan choices, this is a good choice. If you... More 

Thank bblumberg
Huntington Beach, California
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40 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Native foods serves really delicious vegan food that even diehard meat eaters will enjoy. The watermelon drink is delicious. I recommend the chicken run ranch burger for newbies.

Thank MsRubySongbird
Aliso Viejo, California
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

I like to write positive reviews, especially for places in my home town. I went to Native Foods this weekend and ordered one of the specialty salads. It essentially had around a 1/2 cup of Quinoa, some romaine lettuce, jicama, raisins and a couple other things. Unfortunately, to characterize it as a "spicy" salad, they put a TON of chili... More 

Thank Peter M
Aliso Viejo, California
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401 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2016

This place used to be horrible. It's a bit better but definitely still a low price establishment. If you want better Greek, Try Panini Cafe down the street.

Thank CaribbeanFan79
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015

The name of the restaurant attracted me, then, when I saw the menu, I was thrilled. Although not a complete vegetarian, I prefer eating veg meals when I eat out. The clever combinations of sauces, spices, veggies and grains, plus incredible uses of tofu and seitan (to look and taste like animal protein) were just delicious! They don't try to... More 

Thank R2837OZlisas
Piscataway, New Jersey
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79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2015

Having been a vegetarian for 25 years it's been a chore to find a restaurant while traveling on business where my choices are not severely limited. Native Foods is the one place where it's difficult to choose because of having too many options. The mock meats may not have the right taste to those who regularly eat animal protein but... More 

Thank Jay F
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83 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

This reminds one of a college town place. Not slick and they maybe don't have all the polish of other places, but I like the food. Had the crunchy avocado wrap, made with some nice slaw. Fries were also good. They need a little help with the details but lots of people came in while we were there. They will... More 

Thank pandasdad
Los Angeles, California
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46 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2015

I came here a lot during my pregnancy because meat would not go down. I had to...I went back yesterday (May 5) and felt that nothing has really changed. I ordered a nachos with "chicken". Have you ever had nachos with hummus and thousand island dressing? It was OK, nothing desirable and will go again only because I believe in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26705 Aliso Creek Rd, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-4803
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Aliso Viejo
  • Phone Number: 949-831-1926

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