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Leatherby's Cafe Rouge

615 Town Center Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-7027
+1 714-429-7640
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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615 Town Center Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-7027
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

A month ago, my wife made a reservation for dinner at Leatherby's. When we arrived last week, the restaurant's doors were open and the lights were on...but the place was empty. No diners and no staff! We checked Leatherby's website and it showed the place...More

Thank Mike V
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

After hearing so many raves about this place my three girlfriends and I decided to give it a try before a Segerstrom event. From the beginning we felt rushed, not attended to, forgotten at times and just not good customer service. We brought our own...More

Thank Suzie W
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Pricey but excellent food and incredibly convenient for pre- or post-Segerstrom concert/theatre events. $10 valet parking for the restaurant includes the Segerstrom event with validation. The food was wonderful. I have never seen halibut so brilliantly white before. The filet mignon was incredibly tender. Rick,...More

Thank TravelMan90277
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We've been coming here for many years with excellent results. Apparently there is a new chef as the food is not as nearly as good as it used to be. Service is still pretty good, but not great. We had to pay $5 for a...More

Thank phillisle
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I rushed to get to the theater at 6 only to learn that the show was at 8. So, someone suggested I go to the "cafe". Located right next to Segerstrom Theater, it is a lovely restaurant, light and airy decor, spaciously placed tables, excellent...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Perfect location for a pre-theater dinner or drink. The restaurant has huge windows that overlook the courtyard of Segerstrom Performing Arts Center so it's nice to watch the hustle and bustle of people. Leatherby's is white linen dining but it fits the area well. For...More

1  Thank LMod82
Patina_Group, General Manager at Leatherby's Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your very positive experience at Leatherby's. It was a pleasure to read your very kind words and i wanted to express my sincere thanks. Again, thank you for your comments and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 20 November 2016

Great dining experience. Food is excellent and service was friendly and attentive. If going to the theatre or a concert try to get there early as it does fill up. Modern atmosphere and good wine list. Will definitely go back. You need reservations.

3  Thank GailySanDiego
Patina_Group, General Manager at Leatherby's Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

we are pleases to hear that you had a wonderful experience with us here at Leatherby's. Thank you for taking the time to let us know. We look forward to seeing soon again. Many Thanks. Al Kanjo

Reviewed 14 October 2016

We had dinner at Leatherby's before attending Carole King's musical "Beautiful" since it is so convenient to Segerstrom Center for the Arts and have never been disappointed with the food and service. They offer a variety of pre-theater prix fixe options and we chose the...More

1  Thank 360GUY
Patina_Group, Manager at Leatherby's Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad that you had a very good experience with us here at Leatherby's. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you soon. Al Kanjo

Reviewed 9 October 2016

We've enjoyed both lunch and dinner at this restaurant. It's located on the Segerstrom Hall site so very convenient if you're attending an event there. They validate for $10 off the $20 Valet Parking charge. Best of all, the food is excellent and the service...More

Thank Marilyn N
Patina_Group, Manager at Leatherby's Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Hello Marilyn, thank you for taking the time to share your very positive experience at Leatherby's. As the General Manager of the restaurant , it was a pleasure to read your kind words and i wanted to express my sincere thanks. I look forward to...More

Reviewed 16 August 2016

What a gem! I would go back there even if I were not going to the theater! Our entrees were delicious, a great menu variety, excellent presentation, delicious cosmopolitans, and Arsolon (not sure of the spelling), our server, was very professional. I wish they were...More

Thank Debra F
Patina_Group, General Manager at Leatherby's Cafe Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your very positive experience at Leatherby's. It was pleasure to read your very kind words and i wanted to express my sincere thanks. we are very gratful to your patronage and truly look forward to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 Town Center Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-7027
    (Avenue of the Arts)
  • Public Transportation: OCTA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-429-7640
Description
Leatherby's Cafe Rouge is a California French-inspired restaurant serving pre-show dinner at The Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, Orange County.
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