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$59 -- 'Restaurant of the Year': Little Sparrow Dinner for 2

Sold out - This deal was published June 25, 2014 and sold out October 17, 2014.
By Annie England
Boasting a "cozy vintage venue and a crew brimming with talent," Little Sparrow is Orange Coast Magazine's Orange County Restaurant of the Year 2014.

Why we love it

  • This Santa Ana spot is "OC's newest It restaurant" (OC Weekly)
  • Gayot names it a Must-Visit Restaurant in Orange County (June 2014)
  • OpenTable Diners' Choice Awards: Contemporary American & Fit for Foodies
  • Chef Eric Samaniego was executive sous chef at the Los Angeles Comme Ça & cooked for Charlie Trotter in Chicago


June 26, 2014 - Oct. 23, 2014, Tuesday-Friday


Little Sparrow
300 N. Main St.
Santa Ana, CA 92701
(See Map)
Tel: 714-265-7640

What's included

  • For $59 (reg. $104), two can sit down to a dinner of "uncompromisingly good contemporary cuisine" (Gayot):
  • Any appetizer or small plate to share, such as house-made charcuterie or grilled octopus
  • Any two main dishes, such as grilled dry-aged NY strip or pan-roasted barramundi with red wine barley
  • Dessert to share, such as pistachio almond cake with rose petal ice cream
  • 15% discount on any bottle of wine from the selection that Orange Coast Magazine calls "a little gem of a wine list"
Travelzoo Tip: For $115 (reg. $208), get this same deal for a table of four.

The fine print

Valid Tuesday-Friday during merchant's operating dinner hours. Reservations required; subject to availability. Tax, if applicable, and gratuity are not included; 15% gratuity based on the full value will be added (additional gratuity for excellent service is suggested). Limit two vouchers per table. Limit one purchase per person; may buy one additional as a gift. If limit is exceeded, voucher subject to forfeiture.

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$59   $104
43% off | 904 bought
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91% Enjoyed Little Sparrow
91% (199 ratings)
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91% Enjoyed Little Sparrow
(199 ratings)
Quality of Service
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

Enjoyed the appetizers and entrees. Creative cocktails!

Dessert was a disappointment: creme brulee was like soup NOT custard. waitress brought another, but it was just as poorly done. too bad, would've been a great meal instead of a very good meal. Also, you need to train staff how to properly decant older wines. There was sediment in the bottle that should NOT have been poured into decanter.

Oct 20, 2014 Josie CA, United States

The food! We visited Little Sparrow a long time ago. Glad to see changes being made to half of the place and the menu as well.

Oct 20, 2014 Veronica CA, United States

Unique dining experience

Oct 19, 2014 Thomas California, United States

intimate setting, delicious food

Oct 19, 2014 Wendy California, United States

Ambient, service and quality of food.

The discount was great in money saving.

Oct 19, 2014 Thomas CA, United States

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300 N. Main St.
Santa Ana, CA 92701
Tel: 714-265-7640

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