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The Vintage Steakhouse

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26701 Verdugo St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3146 (Camino Capistrano/ Verdugo St)
+1 949-661-3400
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08:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 22:00
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Boulder City, Nv
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300 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a Groupon for the Vintage steak house. Think we paid 50 for a 4 course dinner for two. Food was good and service good. We started with an apatiser to share goat cheese on broiled tomatoes on toast. Then we each had a spinach salad. Very good. The wife had the citrus gulf shrimp with twice baked potato... More 

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Corona, California
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199 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our second time eating here. The food was good as usual, but our first time waiter was so very attentive and so very knowledgeable on the menu with his suggestions, this time the service was not up to par. At last the food was still great. We had the pork chops and I had the shrimp. both of us loved... More 

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Thank 1LadyKathy
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55 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had Brunch 2 times this summer. First time steak was perfect second time quality went way down. I always like the feel of sitting in the train car. The service is a bit slow but we really liked the waiter we had both times. The helper was slow and never brought us little sides we asked for so, that is... More 

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Millarville, Canada
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

My in laws brought us to this quaint and unique steakhouse to celebrate our anniversary. They have done an amazing job of transforming these rail cars into a truly great dining experience. The attention to detail and way of incorporating historical elements really brings a feeling of nostalgia. The drinks were delicious and the steaks were done to perfection. They... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

A friend recommended that we try this place and what a great evening. We ate in the train car. The atmosphere was so much fun and the food exceptional. The steaks were juicy and perfectly cooked. The salads were fresh and tasty. Vegetables were perfectly cooked, not too soft not too hard. Great baked potato that was light and flaky... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

My husband and I were seating in a restored train dining car. The booth was cozy and lighting soft. The baguette rolls were crunchy with soft interior. My husband ordered a rib eye, I ordered salmon. The meal comes with steamed vegetables, creamed corn and a side of your choice. It is a romantic place for couples . We had... More 

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Claremont
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This place has great food. Order off the menu for a tomahawk steak. This is a real treaty for anyone hungry. The wine choices are wonderful . They also have a full service bar. You get to dine in a old train car which is really cool.

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Huntington Beach, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

My wife and had lunch at The Vintage Steakhouse this week and we had a wonderful experience. We had taken the train to San Juan Capistrano and the restaurant is at the place where the train stops. We were seated in a booth in one of the Pullman rail cars which was very comfortable and we felt special. Our server,... More 

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Temecula, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

1st the food taste was good. but the groupon deal does not have the $123 value when I add up what I see on thier regular online menu $97-109 , so when I complianed they simple falsely raised the groupon menu price to make it look good. hey if your gonna offer a discount then at least make it honest

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Encinitas, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

The restaurant is a few old Pullman cars pulled together so upon entering it is musty and dark...but it is part of the ambience. The service was friendly but a bit lacking (empty wine glasses never picked up when waiter came by) BUT the food was great! We shared the Pernod Scampi appetizer...the sauce was excellent! Shrimp sauteed with Pernod,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26701 Verdugo St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3146
    (Camino Capistrano/ Verdugo St)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-661-3400

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?