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Tannins Restaurant and Wine Bar

€€ - €€€, Italian,
27211 Ortega Hwy Ste C, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-6728
+1 949-661-8466
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (8 reviews)
“bread basket” (3 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30 Hours
Bar, Italian, Pub, Wine Bar
€€ - €€€
27211 Ortega Hwy Ste C, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-6728
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great menu. Lots of choices. I love the chicken piccata and my husband likes any kind of pasta. We like the outside seating, the cave and the wine cellar. Prices are good and the food and service are always excellent.

Thank giannaCa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is close to our home, so we go there fairly frequently when we are in town. Tonight we had two disappointments; one was the Caesar salad. It was prepared with iceberg lettuce, not Romain and we are still burping it. The dressing had...More

Thank rigtyme
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Surprised my husband with a rather innovative gift. I know he loves to eat. Lol Came upon this restaurant. And extremely happy I did!! Ordered an entire meal to be delivered to our home. Included in the meal was the minestrone soup, chop chop salad,...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

What a pleasant way to spend a Monday! Monday’s Happy Hour is from 2 - 9. I’m a retired traveler, but this is great for the working force. We had a very pleasant server, Brian, who is also a bartender. Atmosphere is great as seating...More

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Having seen the Tannin's ad about their Tuesday night steak and lobster dinner for $25, we decided to try it last night. Getting there about 5 P.M. is a must to insure that it is not sold out. There was a snafu about our reservation,...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Our work gets lunch for our office from here often and its always amazing! Stopped in for happy hour last wed and the food was so good!! The happy hour flatbread was delicious and the wine was a good pour!

Thank BriA143
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Tannins has a very nice ambience. We dined in the wine cellar room, which is very nice. I've had the Spaghetti Bolognese before. It's one of the best in Orange County. This night I had the filet mignon. It was good, but not great. The...More

Thank Jackgons
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Tannins is just north of the I-5 Freeway with easy parking. We stopped in on a weekday for lunch and were seated immediately. We had a choice of eating inside or outside and chose outside as it was a nice afternoon. The server came promptly...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Delicious Happy Hour! Their salmon tacos are amazing! Enough to fill you for dinner! Decent wines for a happy hour meny too! Unless you get off work early, the Happy Hour is only from 4-6pm. Parking can be hard to find, but it's worth giving...More

Thank SCLauraB
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Best happy hour in San Juan Capistrano. There selections are excellent especially the salmon tacos. The atmosphere on outside patio is perfect for our group.

Thank lyndabelle1
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Joan M
18 December 2017|
Response from Carol C | Reviewed this property |
I suggest calling as different seasons may vary.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Bar, Italian, Pub, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27211 Ortega Hwy Ste C, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-6728
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-661-8466
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