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BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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22022 El Paseo, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688-2829
+1 949-835-1890
10:00 - 01:00
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Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri 11:00 - 01:00
Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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Cottonwood, Arizona
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113 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There were 5 of us and each and everyone raved about their dinner. Service was great-from being seated, taking our drink order, food order and food delivery!!!! One of the 5 was celebrating a birthday and they brought a complimentary pizzacookie alamode So Delicious. I'll be back for sure!!!

Thank mrskemosabe
Orange County, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I came here with my family. My wife and I had fine food (generic BJ's fare), and my son had a pizza. My daughter, who is 10 and a bit of a fussy eater, decided to order chicken tenders. Most of the time, I get very upset when she plays with her food instead of simply eating it. This time,... More 

Thank Guy H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Good food, pretty restaurant. Bryce was a very good server. We will go back at 3:00 PM again. I have nothing else to add to my review.

Thank Don O
San Diego, California
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The menu is extensive, so there are lots of options, but the service was extremely slow. We went on a Sunday night with two small children, but it took forever just to have our order taken. Then, it took a long time to have our order served, and the either the server forgot to order it or the kitchen forgot... More 

Thank KBaldwin_10
Mission Viejo, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Overall, I usually have good food at BJ's. Their pizza is pretty good, but a little pricey. I made the mistake of trying the steak... big mistake. Need to stick to their core competency.

Thank bigpapa2015
Lake Elsinore
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in to BJ'S In Menifee on a Friday evening about 5:30. Walked right in to open bar seating. Our bartender was attentive and friendly. Advised us of updated menu. The ahi bites appetizer is a favorite and did not disappoint on this visit. The ahi is fresh and delicious. The beet salad was amazing. So light and flavorful. Wonderful... More 

Thank mwandot
Las Flores, California, United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Good food.. ok service... usually pretty slow even when there aren't many customers...large menu with lots of options... Laguna Beach location very good with great service but always packed so be ready for a wait but pleasant at the beach...

Thank Debra R
Lake Forest, California
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185 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Located on Santa Margarita Parkway, less than a mile east of the 241 Toll Road off-ramp in the “east side” of South Orange County, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse is a convenient meeting place for people living or working in Foothill Ranch, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Ladera Ranch, Rancho Santa Margarita and Coto de Caza. This spacious, modern restaurant with high... More 

Thank Robert D
Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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143 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Great pizza. Their BJs brand beers are very tasty. Good service here in RSM. Parking is never a problem here.

Thank TheGatesClan
Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Pretty awesome beer menu and a very diverse food menu. Reasonably priced and a lot of TV's showing sporting events.

Thank 2JsTravellin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22022 El Paseo, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688-2829
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Phone Number: +1 949-835-1890
This location was previously a TGI Friday's, recently remodeled.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?