MIX Restaurant & Lounge

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$30 and under
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Californian
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Food lovers will rejoice in the diverse and complex flavors simmering inside Hilton Anaheim Chef’s Kitchen. Each menu item is assembled with local ingredients that capture the essence of Southern California.

Choose from two notable Orange County restaurants with ambient settings and chef-driven cuisine. MIX Restaurant specializes in early California-inspired dishes and original interpretations of Mediterranean classics. MIX Lounge offers hand-crafted cocktails and shared plates that feature locally sourced ingredients, as well as All-Day Happy Hour on Sundays. The seasonal Pool Bar + Grill offers a wide selection of beer and wine, hand-crafted cocktails and perennial classics such as All-American Burger with homemade kettle chips, Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad and Grilled Mahi Sandwich, just to name a few.
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4.1based on recent ratings
3.9
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4.2
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3.9
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SP
1 review
Dined on November 8, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a business dinner on Friday evening - 10 people, service and food were excellent!

OT
Sacramento
82 reviews
Dined on November 2, 2019
Overall3food4service4ambience2

Nice selection, good service

CP
1 review
Dined on November 1, 2019
Overall4food3service3ambience5

I think MIX Restaurant and Lounge is a great spot for eating if you're at a conference, and your food options are pop-up stands and food trucks. While I thought everything was good, I likely would not eat at MIX Restaurant and Lounge if I was in the area as there are, in my own opinion, better options close by.

JD
Central Coast
5 reviews
Dined on October 18, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

MIX was able to deliver an awesome dining experience despite the immediate demand and large crowds associated with the PMA conference. Everyone was so helpful and the food was delicious. We felt well taken care of and not rushed. JOB WELL DONE! I will eat there again.

OT
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on September 9, 2019
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Food was good. But not for the price. The servers were extremely attentive and very nice.

d
New York Area
21 reviews
Dined on August 22, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Breakfast buffet is wonderful. Plenty of choices to choose from and can get an order of Belgian waffle or french toast upon request. Dinner however, was suprisingly just OK. Food was good. Portions small and high priced. Dont mind paying higher prices for very good food or prime, but this did not fit that description. I thought that maybe I was expecting to much, but competition nearby, also a hotel restaurant, had what to us seemed to be better quality of food, and choices for dinner, at the same price point. Overall, would recommend breakfast. Dinner ok if you dont want to venture out.

OT
1 review
Dined on August 16, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great service and food.

T
1 review
Dined on August 7, 2019
Overall3food3service4ambience3

The cost of food was way too high; to the point of gouging. It was very noisy in the restaurant.

T
Los Angeles
13 reviews
Dined on August 6, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

This is a very good place to eat if you're at a convention and have a larger group for dinner. We were seated at a good table, away from the main part of the restaurant which made it easy to hear everyone (although it was a bit close to the kitchen)! We all enjoyed our meals and our server was excellent and helpful, with a nice sense of humor.

S
Chicago
29 reviews
Dined on August 6, 2019
Overall3food4service1ambience2

Super convenient to convention center.. we had sparkling water, one wine all for $99.00. unless you are starving or your feet are aching, pass on this restaurant.

SG
1 review
Dined on August 6, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great place for a business meal. Staff is great!

CC
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on August 5, 2019
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Decent food. Good service. Expensive. Decent for a business lunch.

DW
Las Vegas
15 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2019
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Hosted a birthday dinner here. The food has definitely gone downhill over the years. Had the ceviche which was pretty good - lots of acid and a pretty good serving size. The veal cannelloni was odd - per its description, it had “veal stew” in the noodles. As such, there was gravy in the cannelloni. This mixed with the tomato based sauce and cheese made for a weird combination. Not my favorite. My husband had the salmon which was tasteless and dry. No small wonder that the restaurant was empty.

CS
1 review
Dined on July 9, 2019
Overall4food5service4ambience4

The restaurant was quite empty, which I thought was odd at 7pm on a Tuesday night, since my conference had over 2500 attendees. The meal, however, was delicious and I was thrilled not to have to walk another mile and back to dinner.

NG
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on June 5, 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience4

We selected the MIX based on our excellent experience at the Hilton in Long Beach. We were not disappointed, as the service was outstanding. The menu could have more variety, but our meals were good. Again, our services was refreshingly outstanding. Thank you.

BJ
New Mexico
3 reviews
Dined on June 1, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Dinner was excellent. Terrific wait staff. Really top notch.

PN
1 review
Dined on May 2, 2019
Overall2food2service2ambience1

The food and service were very disappointing - limited menu choice and the food was luke warm when it arrived despite there being no other customers in the restaurant at the time. When we passed by the restaurant on 2 subsequent evenings it was also near empty so clearly not the dining choice for the vast numbers of people staying at the Hilton Anaheim.

LJ
San Diego
99 reviews
Dined on April 12, 2019
Overall3food3service3ambience3

If you're staying at Hilton, it's convenient but service is slow (even tho' you'd think they'd be used to convention traffic!). Just opt coupons if you have status for continental Bkft; couldn't get a non-fat latte & waitress didn't ask if a latte w/ 2% milk was ok, she just delivered food w/o any acknowledgement that we were missing the latte! Very BIZARRE!

SG
1 review
Dined on March 27, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Ate a meal outside on the patio and then this meal for breakfast and both were very tasty, and our servers in both instances were extremely attentive and helpful.

TW
Orange County
2 reviews
Dined on March 22, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wait time with reservation was zero time even though there was a line waiting to get in. Service was great. Drinks person was immediately at our table when we arrived at the table. Caesar salad with salmon was excellent. Waiter provided mini rolls with salad when asked. Waiter allowed separate checks.

KT
Birmingham
27 reviews
Dined on March 16, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Really nice place! Have a great drinks and food. Wonderful service

V
1 review
Dined on March 11, 2019
Overall2food2service3ambience2

The waiter forgot the soup, and when we reminded someone, they still didn't send it. The food was bland and not very good quality. The exception was the bass was well prepared. Unfortunately, the farro it was served upon was bland.

SR
1 review
Dined on February 24, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Teresa was the best waitress we have ever had. You let her know that the Robertson’s from Northern California really appreciate what she does.

JT
Sacramento
2 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall3food2service5ambience4

The ribeye steak was thin and overcooked. Ordered medium rare, was served well done. The steak was so thin I believe the steak could not be cooked to a temperature. The vegetables were tasty and not overcooked. The chicken piccata was okay. The appetizers and pizza we had in the lounge the next night were much better.

J
Sacramento
52 reviews
Dined on January 24, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Server was attentive to my food allergies and confirming a few things would be ok for me to order. Much appreciated. Food was excellent, although it is in a hotel and priced as such.

CC
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We stayed at the Hilton/Anaheim for four nights and spent two evenings at the mix. The service was excellent with very friendly and on the spot employees. The food was also excellent and the atmosphere was great. When in town we will always try to spend an evening here.

KL
Calgary
3 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great buffet. The selection has a wide variety and everything tasted amazing. Service was very attentive for a buffet.

T
London
141 reviews
Dined on November 16, 2018
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Convenient in Hilton. Good food. Had chicken piccata and salmon.

CC
Los Angeles
21 reviews
Dined on September 21, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good food, great drinks
Our server & busboy were wonderful and we would definitely return❣️

l
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on August 23, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Dinner meeting with clients after convention center event. Atmosphere was quiet, some kids, very low key. The food was good. Salmon dish was delicious. The service was very good, very attentive and the food came out quickly. We debated on going to a restaurant in Downtown Disney, this was the better choice because it was quiet and we could have good business conversation.

OT
1 review
Dined on August 9, 2018
Overall5food4service5ambience3

Food was great!

PP
Palm Springs
120 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2018
Overall2food2service3ambience2

Tired of travelling and didn't want to go out so decided to give the hotel a try (I rarely do). Very mediocre meal. Good service though.

OT
1 review
Dined on June 28, 2018
Overall4food4service3ambience4

It was packed.

F
1 review
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall3food2service5ambience3

Mother's Day Breakfast, not brunch. Nice atmosphere and great service. Brunch style service. Alot of the food was cold and they must be on a budget because minimal selection. The condiments are given in those small paper cup containers that you have to keep asking for more on. Fruit looked a little old and meat and cheese displayed like someone's work lunch potluck. I would pay 15.oo maximum for this. Should have gone to some chain restaurant or upscale. Service was Excellent.

K
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined on March 16, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was excellent and our waitress Theresa was wonderful. We were at the Convention Center for a conference. We were not staying at the Hilton but made the reservation to try the restaurant and loved it!

CS
1 review
Dined on March 15, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Although a little pricey, food was very tasty.We at three dinners there and tried something different each time. We were not disappointed. The service was excellent. The whole interior of the Hotel lobby, which is attached to the restaurant, has hard surfaces and is extremely noisy due largely to the crowds on the weekend we were there.

DR
Louisville
16 reviews
Dined on February 24, 2018
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was outstanding and our waitress was the absolute best!! Very enjoyable meal after a long day.

OT
1 review
Dined on February 17, 2018
Overall3food3service3ambience3

I was at a conference and booked thru open table due to the menu and gf food options. Upon being seated they told me I could only have the soup and salad bar yet meals were being brought out from the kitchen. My waiter did allow me to order the Cobb salad which consisted of a bowl of lettuce snd sprinkling of bacon and diced turkey and a few veggies. Then they charged me $5 more than the soup and salad bar. Won't go back.

OT
San Diego
3 reviews
Dined on December 29, 2017
Overall5food4service5ambience3

Awesome service thankyou Therese 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻
Will recommend to friends , great kids meals & we shared a lovely main with side salads , just perfect after a big day at Disneyland

OT
Los Angeles
17 reviews
Dined on December 9, 2017
Overall5food5service2ambience5

Love love love Breakfast here!!!!

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