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Favori Restaurant

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3502 W 1st St, Santa Ana, CA 92703-3302
+1 714-531-6838
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“rare beef” (2 reviews)
“catfish” (5 reviews)
“mint” (2 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Seafood, International
$$ - $$$
3502 W 1st St, Santa Ana, CA 92703-3302
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

Our family ate at this restaurant many times in the past. We used to like their escargot and their noodle soup (suong). Not any more. Escargot at this time was a disaster. Escargot is supposedly sizzling hot when delivered to the table, because of its...More

Thank lamwinn
Reviewed November 13, 2016

Large dining room, with warm red color theme décor and wall-to-wall mirrors. We had goi bo tai chanh (rare beef marinated in lime juice, onion, mint and fish sauce) and the restaurant’s signature dish: ca nuong mo hanh (grilled catfish with sautéed scallion). The catfish...More

Thank punacoast
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Reasonably priced food even though it looks like an upscale place inside but very tight seating. The lighting is a dim romantic lighting. The food was very good. A large selection of food, most famous for their baked cake fish. It was a huge fish...More

Thank Amelia C
Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

This place ha good food but there are a lot of tables close together and it's quite noisy. If you have no need to talk during dinner then this place is probably fine, but terribly noisy. Family friendly but large groups of folks were very...More

Thank Peanut4Life
Reviewed February 20, 2016

we stop by here three time and every times we not disappointed I think this year a new owner she super nice and so friendly this restaurant specially fish they bake so crunchy so good and vege is so fresh again love it and very...More

Thank pocketsize75
Reviewed March 12, 2015

The second worse fried rice I've ever had! The catfish was surprisingly edible. We were a party of 11 with Vietnamese and well travelled Yanks. We think that favori was The place in days of old but their service approach and the general stuffiness seemed...More

Thank dennis b
Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Favori has been ranked among the best Vietnamese restaurants for years. And O know why! A French-inspired Vietnamese menu covers everything from tasty Vietnamese shrp and bean sprout crepes to rare beef and shrimp marinated in lime sauce (amazing!). Spring rolls, and salad rolls with...More

Thank turboflite
Reviewed December 21, 2013 via mobile

Cá nướng mở hành is better than i expected! I like it though i am not a "fish" person! Service is good & fast! Hot pot & steak look yummy too! I'll try them next time!

Thank TheLe
Reviewed November 20, 2013

Great surprise with great lunch specials. I am getting out of my comfort zone and haven't been disappointed yet. Good prices too..

Thank Mark W
Reviewed July 29, 2013

It's a Vietnamese/French restaurant, but don't let it scare you away. For lunch, it's quick and awesome. My boss and I usually get the Combo #2, which is 3 fried egg rolls 4 little shrimps A kind of angel hair pasta 2 pork balls (they...More

Thank schmink45
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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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
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  • Address: 3502 W 1st St, Santa Ana, CA 92703-3302
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: +1 714-531-6838
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