Anaheim – Orange County Register
The King’s Albacore Roll at King’s Fish Home at 1521 W. Katella Avenue in Orange, situated close to the ARTIC prepare and bus station in Anaheim. (Photograph by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG)
The Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Heart (ARTIC), a steel-and-glass ode to public transit that opened in 2014, doesn’t have the abundance of tertiary eating choices as its sister stations in Orange, Santa Ana or San Juan Capistrano. Whereas the meals choices aren’t as plentiful, they’re in no way much less destination-worthy with loads of breweries not too removed from the platforms.
Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Heart sees 20 Amtrak Pacific Surfliner trains (10 in every route) every day. It additionally serves 19 Metrolink Orange County Line trains (10 northbound and 9 southbound) every weekday. Weekend service consists of 4 trains in every route on weekends. And the Anaheim Canyon station sees 14 Metrolink Inland Empire-Orange County Line trains (7 in every route) on weekdays, with weekend service consisting of 4 trains (2 in every route) on each Saturday and Sunday, heading in the direction of Orange County within the morning and in the direction of the Inland Empire within the afternoon and night.
Angel Stadium, which incorporates eating places like Brewery X, Crèmily Frozen Yogurt and Power Tacos, and the Honda Heart, that includes lofty joints like Brewery X Biergarten and Jack Daniel’s Outdated No. 7 Membership, won’t be featured on this information. The no-freeway rule has been briefly lifted just for the 57, with Ball Street appearing as a border to the north. Consider, a few of the eating places and watering holes may require leaping on a bus or ordering an Uber to avoid wasting you from a 30-plus minute trek by foot or wheelchair.
This checklist doesn’t cowl each single Anaheim bar and restaurant within the space; take into account this a information to our favorites close to the station, or a leaping off level in your subsequent layover.
Auntie Anne’s: One in every of two meals venues situated inside ARTIC, this chain affords weary vacationers starchy sustenance care of hand-baked pretzels, mini pretzel canine, pepperoni nuggets and lemonades. 2626 E. Katella Ave., Anaheim
Brewheim: With a formidable faucet checklist, which incorporates the brewery’s personal pilsners, lagers, IPAs, ales, the culinary highlights right here embody a smashburger on brioche bun; “beast fries” layered with meat, grilled mozzarella, pico de gailo, and cotija cheese; anal pastor banh mi, flatbreads, a Reuben sandwich, scorching canine and extra.1931 E. Wright Circle, Anaheim
ALSO SEE: The Orange County train-station eating information: Orange
Golden Street Brewing: The crown jewel of Anaheim’s beer scene, Golden Street Brewing, a beloved Los Angeles label since 2011, affords hearty fare to absorb its common suds. Highlights embody fried fish tacos (crispy flour tortilla, cabbage in chipotle aioli, beer-battered cod), braised quick rib tacos topped with chipotle salsa, vegan chili cheese fries, mango habanero wings and a barbecue bacon cheeseburger made with angus beef, onion strings and Candy Child Ray’s. The sprawling 40,000-square-foot indoor-outdoor brewery homes greater than 30 rotating faucets. Golden Street Brewing additionally has places in Atwater Village, Downtown LA, Huntington Harbor and Sacramento. 2210 E. Orangewood Ave., Anaheim
Iguana’s Mexican Meals: Burritos, sope, tostadas, tacos, carne asada fries and extra might be discovered at this Mexican restaurant. 2115 E. Ball Street, Anaheim
JT Schmid’s Restaurant and Brewery: Though its Tustin location closed in 2020 after 13 years, the Anaheim JT Schmid’s Restaurant and Brewery retains going sturdy. The consolation food-forward menu right here contains fried mac and cheese with panko and barbecue spiced ranch; Texas Twinkies, a savory concoction of roasted bacon-wrapped jalapeños full of brisket, cream cheese and cheddar; Frito pie; Nashville scorching hen with garlic aioli and scorching honey sauce; a horseradish-laced beef dip sandwich; steak frites; and 4 completely different pizzas. Suds embody Route 57 IPA, a light-bodied IPA with fruity notes and the Bossman Brown Ale, an English-style darkish ale with malty taste and notes of chocolate and honey. 2610 E. Katella Ave., Anaheim
Karl Strauss Brewing Firm: This brewery and restaurant, with an industrial décor to match its expansive area, affords extra meals of the consolation selection. Highlights are chili-lime fries, duck fats pretzel bites, fish and chips and blackened mahi. The burger menu features a pub burger with floor steak, cheddar, chipotle ale mayo; a meat-free Past burger; and a “meals truck burger” that comes with caramelized onions, pickled jalapeño, gruyere and Korean barbecue sauce. Along with Karl Strauss’ personal beers, be looking out for the upcoming vacation sequence suds, like This One Goes To Eleven (an imperial pink ale), 8 Merry Merman IIIPA, the eighth installment in its Twelve Days brews and the Brewer’s Dozen Imperial Cookie Stout. 2390 E. Orangewood Ave., suite 100, Anaheim
King’s Fish Home: Simply over the town border in Orange, this seafood spot serves oysters from 13 completely different locales; a number of chilled shellfish like lobster, Dungeness crab and littleneck clams; and sushi rolls. Home favorites embody trout Amandine, shrimp bucatini, cioppino and parmesan-crusted sand dabs. Additionally of observe: The neon crab signal exterior is a whimsical, down-to-earth contact. 1521 W. Katella Ave., Orange
LA Mill Espresso: The Los Angeles-based espresso roaster, which began in Silverlake earlier than increasing to Anaheim and L.A., pours artisan brews, starting from expertly made espressos and macchiatos and specialty drinks (the Valrhona chocolate ganache mocha is well worth the prepare journey alone). Don’t miss out on the number of pasties and desserts. 2420 E. Katella Ave., Anaheim
Lazy Canine Restaurant and Bar: The chain restaurant’s Orange location contains such dishes as cheese curds, crispy deviled eggs, candy potato tots, burgers, soups, salads, desserts and extra. For a nostalgic kick, you may as well order to-go TV dinner trays, that are ready in-house, frozen in retro-style trays, and able to pop within the oven when starvation pangs strike. 1623 W. Katella Ave., Orange
Lolas by MFK: Open for brunch and dinner, Chef Henry Pineda’s Filipino and Latin menu contains an adobo fried rice omelet, ube pancakes, bang-silog (fried fish with garlic rice), ube tres leches French toast and a country-fried-steak breakfast sandwich for brunch. The dinner choices embody coconut hen adobo, roasted lechon manok, barbecue pork stomach, crispy pork sisig and extra. With 72 hours discover, you may as well order a Kamayan feast ($49.95 per individual) that comes with six entrees (tocino, longanisa, beef tapa, spam, bacon and hen adobo), lumpia, garlic rice, sunny aspect up eggs, dipping sauces, fruit and banana leaves. 2410 E. Katella Ave., Anaheim
Lopez and Lefty’s: Sports activities bar encompasses a faucet checklist that features pilsners, IPAs, stouts and light-weight beers. The consolation food-forward menu options all the common suspects like stuffed jalapeños, hen taquitos, nachos, wings, ceviche, soups, flatbreads, sliders, burritos and extra. Patio eating out there. Loads of TVs inside in case you may’t catch a sport on the Angels’ close by stadium. 1759 S. Claudina Means, Anaheim
ALSO SEE: The Orange County train-station eating information: San Juan Capistrano
Noble Ale Works: A tasting room in a warehouse area on the Stadium Plaza Enterprise Park, it’s grown to grow to be one among Orange County’s largest and hottest craft breweries. In 2016, it was named the World Beer Cup’s champion small brewing firm and earned a gold medal for one among its IPAs, named I Love It. Along with dozens of beers on faucet, meals vans make common appearances right here. 1621 Sinclair St. B, Anaheim
Pinkberry: Though the frozen yogurt development has subsided in recent times, there’s no denying the enjoyment of a cold candy deal with from Pinkberry, the one different meals cease contained in the ARTIC. An excellent place to take your children who could be a bit weary after the prepare journey. 2626 E. Katella Ave., Anaheim
Rad Beer Firm: Positioned within the 4,550-square foot area that was Legends Craft Brewery, this venue has 20 faucets specializing in craft brews. The scene right here options an unpretentious vibe and, in accordance with the house owners, “the aesthetic of a ’90s skate store and beloved document retailer.” 1301 S. Lewis St., Anaheim
The Ranch Restaurant: Led by Government Chef Pedro Garcia and Chef de Delicacies Raul Garcia, this Michelin Information-mentioned restaurant affords modern fare like country-fried quail, miso-glazed salmon, a BLT wedge salad and sticky toffee pudding. Dimly lit, heat interiors make it a really perfect date-night or celebration spot. 1025 E. Ball Street, suite 101A, Anaheim
Tru Grits: A fusion joint that includes such fare as a gochujang fried hen burger, lobster ravioli, hen and waffles and extra. Positioned inside 4 Factors by Sheraton Anaheim. 1221 S. Harbor Blvd., Anaheim
Valencia’s at The Viv: Open breakfast, lunch and dinner, right here you could find salads flatbreads sandwiches burgers and tacos. Bonus right here for the modern al fresco eating seating. 1601 S. Anaheim Blvd., Anaheim