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Doug's Downtown Grill

€€ - €€€American, ,
12900 Main St, Garden Grove, CA 92840-5115
+1 714-539-4334
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (4 reviews)
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
12900 Main St, Garden Grove, CA 92840-5115
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Had a nice meal here before an 8:00PM show at the GEM. Parking is a breeze, service was great, atmosphere was good and the price was reasonable. I got the half rack of ribs which was a substantial meal, but they were a little dry....More

Thank Goodness4you
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I was craving a rib-eye steak...I was alone and went in. My service was superb, my meal amazing, my button was reset in the best way! Love Doug's!

Thank Mindi B
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The food is good and service is attentive in this casual but full-service bistro. Doug himself is always on the premises and is eager to make patrons happy. Others have noted how good the Cashew Chicken sandwich is and the beef selections also. Salads are...More

Thank MonaOrangeCountyCA
Reviewed 6 September 2017

They have the Best Cashew Chicken sandwich. It is a must have!! They have great French Fries too but are a bit stingy with them :)

Thank cindy n
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Three of us were looking for a casual dinner at a reasonable price. We found it here. We all enjoyed a delicious tri tip steak dinner prepared just right. Dinner came with soup or salad and 2 sides. Lauren, our server was efficient and knowledgable...More

Thank HoosickFalls
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We came here for dinner with our friends before a show at the Gem theatre. We arrived alittle early and sat at the bar. We talked with the owner Doug. Great guy and made great drinks. We were seated at our table when our friends...More

1  Thank Budda11
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Good food. Menu has something for everyone. I had the tri-trip, which was very tasty. My husband had the salmon (he said it was very good) and the boys had hamburgers The waiter was very nice and the prices seem fair.

1  Thank Lee N
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I visited this establishment based on a recommendation from locals and tripadvisor reviews. I ordered the top sirloin prepared medium. The plate came with veggies and scalloped potatoes. The potatoes were very good. The veggies were okay and the sirloin was prepared medium well instead...More

Thank William D
Reviewed 25 June 2016

I would say I am regular here. Once a week my girlfriend and I come here. They never go wrong here. The place makes you feel like family. Kevin is our favorite guy that makes sure we get good service. Lately they have been really...More

Thank David V
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We were going to the Gem theatre to see a play and choose Doug's Downtown Grill because it was right next to the theatre. Arriving at 6:30 the restaurant only had a few booths occupied so we thought we had plenty of time for the...More

Thank Lighthouse2006
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Robert B
25 February 2017|
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Response from Lee N | Reviewed this property |
It's pretty casual, but I've seen folks dressed for the nearby theater as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12900 Main St, Garden Grove, CA 92840-5115
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Garden Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 714-539-4334
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