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South coast plaza, Costa Mesa, CA
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
22 Jun 2018
“Ohhh how I forgot....”
3 Jul 2017
“To die for Bread Pudding”
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Cafe, American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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South coast plaza, Costa Mesa, CA
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Oh how I forgot: 1. How convenient and fast you get into this place! 2. What great flavors and combinations of food they have! 3. How I wish we had one near my home! Nice to go to for a lunch while shopping!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jjb99683
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Went for lunch and I had to wait to get in, ordered the Grilled Skirt Steak with roasted asparagus, carrots, Yukon gold potatoes, lemon basil vinaigrette. The meal was very delicious ad service was great. I also had the bread pudding which is amazing-highly recommended.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Tsion A
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Looking for a restaurant to have a good dinner in South Coast Plaza at 8:45 pm, we finally checked out Norstrom's 'Ruscello.' Located on the 3rd floor, we're lucky to be received/admitted by one of the restaurant staff. It was our first time to have...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Aida S
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This is a lovely restaurant on the 3rd level of Nordstrom's and the food and service is good. Check it out while you're shopping at Nordstrom's or at South Coast Plaza.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank ArleneB435
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We first dined in the Cafe Bistro, my husband and I ordered the flat iron steaks a mineral water and a ice tea . We took our seat and waited twenty minutes for our drinks. It took 10 to be greeted by the waitstaff ....More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank LoriJM
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The original Nordstrom - SCP, initially opened in 1978. Considering Nordstrom was founded in 1901 as a shoe retailer, actor George Hamilton, made a store appearance in Salon Shoes. I saw him and opted not to wait in a long line of excited ladies. He...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Cassy622
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Love this new Cafe...better food, better service, better value! Try the Roasted Vegetable Salad...it is scrumptious!

Date of visit: August 2016
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Reviewed 28 December 2015

I stop in at Nordstroms very often. I find the food to be very good. The service is good and very well priced.

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Myrna31
Reviewed 1 September 2015

My favorite café to dine at lunch. Great portions, fresh salads, pasta and service is great! I love Chinese chicken salad. My kids love the gourmet pizza. They have a variety of desserts here also. Very delicious.!

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Amanda D
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

As a regular shopper, it bothers me when I see a reputable store falling short. This particular Nordstrom is connected to the famous South Coast Plaza, a Mecca shopping center, and should have a higher standard. The staff seemed cranky and irritated. Really sad :(

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank AdeleM580
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Restaurant Details

Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: South coast plaza, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
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