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TOP 5 OC Izakaya FEB 2024

CALIOC_LA Guide Book comes highly recommended based on our experiences

๐ŸŒŸ Discover the Top 5 Izakaya spots in Orange County, handpicked by us at CALIOC_LA! Dive into a world of authentic Japanese dining with our recommendations. ๐Ÿข๐Ÿฃ #CALIOCLA #IzakayaOC #Top5 #JapaneseCuisine #OrangeCountyEats

Gokumi Ramen & Yakitori

(2 Hutton Centre Dr # 203, Santa Ana, CA 92707)

Located in Santa Ana, CA, Gokumi Ramen & Yakitori offers an authentic

Japanese dining experience, specializing in flavorful ramen and savory yakitori.

With a focus on fresh ingredients and traditional techniques, Gokumi is a must-visit

for those seeking a taste of Japan's culinary delights.

Kin Izakaya (16185 Brookhurst St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708)

Nestled in the heart of Fountain Valley, CA, Kin Izakaya offers a warm and inviting atmosphere for diners seeking an authentic Japanese dining experience.

This charming eatery specializes in izakaya-style dining, featuring a diverse menu of small plates perfect for sharing and exploring a range of flavors.

From expertly prepared sushi to sizzling skewers and inventive cocktails,

Kin Izakaya is a culinary destination that promises a memorable night out with

friends or family, all while enjoying the casual, communal spirit of Japan's beloved pub culture.

Izakaya Ichie

(6920 Beach Blvd K124, Buena Park, CA 90621)

Izakaya Ichie, located in Buena Park, CA, is a delightful destination for those seeking to immerse themselves in the rich tapestry of Japanese gastropub culture. This establishment is celebrated for its dedication to delivering an authentic izakaya experience, offering a curated selection of dishes that range from succulent yakitori to fresh sushi and inventive small plates. The ambiance at Izakaya Ichie is both cozy and vibrant, making it an ideal spot for social gatherings, casual dates, or simply a night out to savor exquisite Japanese cuisine. With a focus on quality ingredients and a passion for culinary excellence, Izakaya Ichie invites guests to explore the flavors of Japan in a welcoming and lively environment.

MORI Izakaya

(1199 N Euclid St Unit A, Anaheim, CA 92801)

MORI Izakaya in Anaheim, CA, presents a contemporary twist on traditional Japanese pub dining, offering a diverse menu that blends classic izakaya fare with innovative culinary creations. Situated in the bustling heart of Anaheim, this stylish eatery is a haven for food enthusiasts eager to explore a fusion of flavors. From delectable skewers and savory ramen to fresh sashimi and inventive appetizers, each dish is prepared with meticulous care and the finest ingredients. MORI Izakaya's inviting atmosphere, complemented by its attentive service, ensures a memorable dining experience that bridges the gap between the rich traditions of Japanese cuisine and the dynamic palate of Californian gastronomy.

Izakaya Hachi

(3033 Bristol St D, Costa Mesa, CA 92626)

Izakaya Hachi in Costa Mesa offers an authentic slice of Japanese pub culture, with a menu rich in traditional izakaya fare. Known for its lively atmosphere and diverse selection of dishes, from grilled skewers to fresh sushi, this spot is a favorite among locals for its dedication to quality and flavor. Perfect for casual gatherings or a fun night out, Izakaya Hachi brings the spirit of Japan's social dining to the heart of Southern California.


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