Merrill Shindler - Senior Zagat Editor

Merrill Shindler

L.A. Senior Zagat Editor
Merrill Shindler is Senior Editor of the Zagat Los Angeles Restaurant Survey, and host of Feed Your Face on KABC Radio 790 in Los Angeles
 
2744 East Coast Hwy
Corona Del Mar, CA 92625
(949) 644-­8226 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - Corona Del Mar on a map Map
Cuisine: Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout
2101 Placentia Ave.
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
(949) 642-­1142 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - Costa Mesa on a map Map
Cuisine: Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
318 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
(714) 960-­9696 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - Huntington Beach on a map Map
Cuisine: Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
1305 South Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 376-­7040 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - Laguna Beach on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Cuisine
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Pet Friendly, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
27941 La Paz Rd.
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
(949) 349-­9100 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - Laguna Niguel on a map Map
Cuisine: Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Catering, Takeout
24406 Muirlands
Lake Forest, CA 92630
(949) 855-­4989 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - Lake Forest on a map Map
Cuisine: Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery
2800 Newport Blvd.
Newport Beach, CA 92663
(949) 675-­6855 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - Newport Beach on a map Map
Cuisine: Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
182 S. Orange Street
Orange, CA 92866
(714) 516-­1000 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - Orange on a map Map
Cuisine: Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
204 Avenida del Mar
San Clemente, CA 92672
(949) 498-­5000 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - San Clemente on a map Map
Cuisine: Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
2201 East First Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705
(714) 547-­9129 See the location of Avila's El Ranchito - Santa Ana on a map Map
Cuisine: Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Curbside Service, Family Style, Live Music, Online Take Out , Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery, Reservations
27567 Puerta Real
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
(949) 367-­0777 See the location of Cafe Maiz on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Grill
Services: Authentic, Family Style, Online Take Out , Brunch, Catering, Takeout
31891 Camino Capistrano
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 493-­1163 See the location of El Adobe Mexican Steakhouse on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Grill
Services: Entertainment, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
840 East Whittier Blvd.
La Habra, CA 90631
(562) 691-­4618 See the location of El Cholo (La Habra) on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Affordable Dining, Family Style, Online Take Out , Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery, Reservations
7832 E. Pacific Coast Highway
Newport Coast, CA 92657
949.494.1239 See the location of Javier's Cantina - Crystal Cove on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Mexican Seafood, Seafood
Services: Authentic, Hip, Outdoor Seating, Waterfront View, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
45 Fortune Drive
Irvine, CA 92618
(949) 872-­2101 See the location of Javier's Cantina - Irvine Spectrum on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Riviera
Services: Authentic, Hip, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Takeout, Reservations
269 E. 17th Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
(949) 645-­7626 See the location of Mi Casa Mexican Restaurant & Bar on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Family Style, Online Take Out , Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery
143 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 718-­0300 See the location of Red O Restaurant Newport Beach on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood, Steak
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Reservations
1351 S Beach Blvd Ste H
La Habra, CA 90631
(562) 943-­6020 See the location of Ricardo's El Ranchito Mexican Restaurant and Bar on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Authentic, Online Take Out , Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
647 W. 19th St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
(949) 642-­0629 See the location of Taco Mesa - Costa Mesa on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Mexico City Cuisine
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout
27702 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
(949) 364-­1957 See the location of Taco Mesa - Ladera Ranch on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Mexico City Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout
22922 Los Alisos Blvd.
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
(949) 472-­3144 See the location of Taco Mesa - Mission Viejo on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Mexico City Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout
3533 E. Chapman Ave.
Orange, CA 92869
(714) 633-­3922 See the location of Taco Mesa - Orange on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Mexico City Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Catering, Takeout
13792 Jamboree Road
Irvine, CA 92782
(714) 505-­6080 See the location of Taco Rosa - Irvine on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexico City Cuisine
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
2632 San Miguel Road
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 720-­0980 See the location of Taco Rosa - Newport Beach on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexico City Cuisine
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Private Dining, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
 
23591 Rockfield Blvd Ste G
Lake Forest, CA 92630
(949) 859-­9600 See the location of Albatros on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations
171 E 17th St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
(949) 548-­8487 See the location of Baja Fish Tacos on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood
Services: Outdoor Seating, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Takeout
301 N. Brea Blvd.
Brea, CA 92821
(714) 529-­2540 See the location of Cabo Grill & Cantina on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Catering, Takeout
25606 Crown Valley Pkwy,
Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
(949) 276-­7800 See the location of Casa Ranchero on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Authentic, Brunch, Private Dining, Takeout, Reservations
110 West Birch Street
Brea, CA 92821
(714) 255-­1040 See the location of Cha Cha's Latin Kitchen on a map Map
Cuisine: California-Latin, Mexican Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Entertainment, Hip, Live Music, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
5665 E Santa Ana Canyon Rd.
Anaheim Hills, CA 92807
(714) 974-­2291 See the location of Don Jose on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Authentic, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
31891 Camino Capistrano
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 493-­1163 See the location of El Adobe Mexican Steakhouse on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Grill
Services: Entertainment, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
2941 E Broadway
Long Beach, CA 90803
(562) 438-­1311 See the location of El Lobo on a map Map
Cuisine: Latin American, Mexican
Services: Authentic, Dinner, Takeout, Reservations
1925 S. El Camino Real
San Clemente, CA 92672
(949) 369-­5111 See the location of El Mariachi Restaurant on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Family Style, Live Music, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
34226 Doheny Park Road
Capistrano Beach, CA 92624
(949) 496-­9074 See the location of El Patio Cafe on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
2085 E. Katella Ave.
Anaheim, CA 92805
(714) 935-­0666 See the location of Fresca's Mexican Grill - Anaheim on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Online Take Out , Catering, Takeout, Delivery
275 W. Birch St. #G1
Brea, CA 92821
(714) 549-­5901 See the location of Fresca's Mexican Grill - Brea on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Affordable Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery
20060 Santa Ana Dr.
Costa Mesa, CA 92707
(714) 549-­5901 See the location of Fresca's Mexican Grill - Costa Mesa on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery
16062 Golden West
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
 See the location of Fresca's Mexican Grill - Huntington Beach on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery
1621 Edinger Ave.
Tustin, CA 92780
(714) 259-­0499 See the location of Fresca's Mexican Grill - Tustin on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Delivery
141 South Glassell Street
Orange, CA 92866
(714) 633-­3038 See the location of Gabbi's Mexican Kitchen on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Riviera
Services: Authentic, Outdoor Seating, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
401 South El Camino Real
San Clemente, CA 92672
(949) 498-­7808 See the location of La Cocina de Ricardo on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Takeout
843 N. Tustin St.
Orange, CA 92866
714.744.2897 See the location of Los Cabos Restaurant on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Cuisine
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Family Style, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
111 N. Harbor Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92832
(714) 871-­8226 See the location of Matador Cantina on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Cuisine
Services: Curbside Service, Private Dining, Takeout, Reservations
540 W. Chapman
Orange, CA 92868
(714) 633-­3341 See the location of Ostionera Siete Mares on a map Map
Cuisine: Seafood, Mexican
2601 Park Ave.
Tustin, CA 92782
(714) 617-­8230 See the location of Pablo's Cantina on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
5100 East 2nd Street
Long Beach, CA 90803
(562) 434-­7417 See the location of Panama Joe's  on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Cuisine
Services: Authentic, Entertainment, Hip, Live Music, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
131 E. Collins Avenue
Orange, CA 92867
(714) 639-­2702 See the location of Pancho's Mexican Restaurant on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
1230 East Katella Avenue
Orange, CA 92867
(714) 633-­0330 See the location of Ricardo's on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Affordable Dining, Family Style, Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
32082 Camino Capistrano
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 493-­4941 See the location of Ricardo's Place on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Authentic, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Reservations
13129 Harbor Blvd
Garden Grove, CA 92843
(714) 537-­7080 See the location of Sabroso! Mexican Grill on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Lunch, Dinner, Catering, Takeout, Reservations
3801 Warner Ave
Huntington Beach, CA 92649
(562) 592-­4494 See the location of Secret Spot on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Vegetarian
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Takeout
26811 Aliso Creek Rd.
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
(949) 643-­0900 See the location of Sharky's Mexican Grill on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican Cuisine, Natural/Organic
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
110 N El Camino Real
San Clemente, CA 92672
(949) 481-­4545 See the location of South of Nick's on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood, Steakhouse
Services: Authentic, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Reservations
2050 N. Grand Ave. # 109
Santa Ana, CA 92705
(714) 571-­0866 See the location of Tacos Baja - Santa Ana on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Catering, Takeout
16032 Whitter Blvd.
Whittier, CA 90603
(562) 943-­6163 See the location of Tacos Baja - Whittier on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Catering, Takeout
4957 Yorba Ranch Road Suite C
Yorba Linda, CA 92887
(714) 970-­1207 See the location of The Ranch Enchilada on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
106 E. Yorba Linda Blvd.
Placentia, CA 92870
(714) 993-­0160 See the location of The Whole Enchilada on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican
Services: Brunch, Private Dining, Catering, Takeout
3333 Bear Street, #211
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 549-­0565 See the location of Wahoo Fish Taco - South Coast Plaza on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Brazilian
Services: Affordable Dining, Authentic, Family Style, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
550 Pacific Coast Hwy #111
Seal Beach, CA 90740
(562) 430-­4422 See the location of Yucatan Grill  on a map Map
Cuisine: Mexican, Caribbean
Services: Authentic, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Catering, Takeout