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50 Forks

3601 W Sunflower Ave, Santa Ana, CA 92704-7931
+1 714-338-1325
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
7 Sep 2016
“Great Lunch For Our Group”
1 Sep 2015
“Go to Carl's Jr. Instead”
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3601 W Sunflower Ave, Santa Ana, CA 92704-7931
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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Six of us had a wonderful lunch at 50 forks today. The service was very friendly and excellent. We all thought the food excellent also. I had a goat cheesy tart as a starter which I could of had a second one. My entrée was...More

Thank LakersFan
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This restaurant is in a cute, artsy building well located. Parking is easy and there isn't much in the way of ambiance. It is run by the culinary students themselves and there may have been 12 tables total in the restaurant. The students act as...More

1  Thank Malelaw
Reviewed 12 September 2014 via mobile

Having heard good things about this place, I have wanted to eat there since it opened. Along with 3 friends, I finally had the opportunity and unfortunately think we hit an off night. We all agreed that there were moments of excellence & brilliance. The...More

Thank Impair
Reviewed 4 April 2014

Warning: Reservations are a must in this little cafe run by culinary students. Specifically, reserve a table DURING the school term, as this is a culinary school. Did I mention this is a little cafe, so the tables do fill up fast?? The entire restaurant...More

Thank callmemochelle
Reviewed 23 August 2013

My best friend took me here for a late birthday gift. The food was delicious , the service outstanding and the presentation of the dishes were excellent. I agree with other comments that it was hard deciding on what dish to order. This is a...More

Thank patticup
Reviewed 15 August 2013

SO SO very disappointed in this place. Bought a Groupon at the beginning of May 2013 for a prix fixe meal for 4 people, it expires at the end of August 2013. So.....in July I called to make reservations for a-n-y-t-h-i-n-g available in the next...More

1  Thank powderpuff2013
Reviewed 26 May 2013

A meal at 5ifty Forks is an event! As might be expected at a culinary school, the food is innovative and delicious and exquisitely presented. Sit at a table near the glass wall with a view into the kitchen, if you can snag it, and...More

Thank profesora42
Reviewed 17 May 2013

The excellent service, beautifully plated exquisitely delicious food, and the San Francisco style atmosphere won us over completely. For a gourmet restaurant, the portions were generous. The seafood was prepared perfectly, the vegetables unusually sweet and glazed and the chocolate caramel tart with malted chocolate...More

Thank hawaiicouple
Reviewed 24 April 2013

I went to 50 Forks for lunch with a group of co-workers. I had the blackened chicken entree and it was very tasty, and my co-workers each enjoyed their meals, as well. The service and staff were exceptional and I would highly recommend this place...More

Thank Birju A
Reviewed 15 September 2012 via mobile

Quite simply awesome! My hat goes off to Chef Colleen Johnson! The Rosemary pork was so moist and the potatoes were so creamy! I also loved their salad it stemmed like it was brought right in from the back garden. I will go back next...More

Thank schmidtable
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 13:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 13:30
Thursday
11:30 - 13:30
Friday
11:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3601 W Sunflower Ave, Santa Ana, CA 92704-7931
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: +1 714-338-1325
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