Like A Local: Best Hidden Gems In Costa Mesa

Like A Local: Best Hidden Gems In Costa Mesa

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Anyone can find the popular spots, but if you’re willing to embrace the unknown, you’ll find that Costa Mesa is full of hidden gems.

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    Aren't Texas things supposed to be big? The Texas breakfast (2 eggs, sausage or bacon and a slice of toast) was SUPER TINY. Left hungry and it was too busy to order more food. Not worth the wait/$. -- Mike Alvarado via Foursquare
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    great happy hour from 3-5:30, all sides and pizzas discounted. and always delicious high quality creations. -- Kayla Glass via Foursquare
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    This is probably my favorite ramen place right now. Their chashu is super tender and delicious. If you feel adventurous they have a great green chili ramen. -- Alyssa Hirsch via Foursquare
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    Voted Best Reason to Wait For Hours at The Costa Mesa DMV in OC Weekly's Best Of 2011 Issue! Gotta get the blackened chicken burrito! Click the link to download the Best Of app and view more winners! -- OC Weekly via Foursquare
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    Even though it says it opens at 7AM, if there's someone there, they will serve you. I've gone in as early as 5:30AM. Everything is tasty. -- John W. via Foursquare
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    Barista spoiled the experience. Gave me a wordless unfriendly look in response to a simple request for a touch of soy on my coffee. -- Shauna Siew via Foursquare
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    April is one of the nice sales staff here. -- Kyle Hayes via Foursquare
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    Thought the Toriniku ramen's broth was too salty. Go for the spicy miso instead. -- Carolynne K. via Foursquare
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    Iced dirty lavender latte w/ an extra shot and light lavender blend. Bomb alternative for coffee addicts tired of black iced coffee! -- Osman Javed via Foursquare
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    I paired the ganache infused mocha with the warm chocolate-chocolate croissant. I dipped it in. Now I know the sweet ecstasy Augustus Gloop felt when he drowned in Willy Wonka's chocolate river. -- tharmonyd via Foursquare
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    Love their ranch dressing and the hot ham, cheese & pineapple sandwich is so good! -- Melissa Castro via Foursquare
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    Try the new Wafu bowl. Tons of yummy tofu and Banzai Veggies. Get it w/a side of your favorite sauce/dressing. So good! -- Gary Roush via Foursquare
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