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About The Ranch Restaurant



Welcome to THE RANCH Restaurant & Saloon! Experience 20,000 square feet of dining, dancing & entertainment! We're cooking from scratch with the finest ingredients possible to capture the rustic style of wine country and the freshest flavors of the farm. Our wine list features a value oriented diverse selection of world class international wines served in a friendly and non-intimidating style. After dinner, join us next door in the saloon for a night of country dancing. Be sure to check out our saloon calendar you never know who might be playing at THE RANCH! Please note, waiving of cover charge for restaurant guests does not apply on concert nights, or special events next door in THE RANCH Saloon.

1025 E Ball Road
Anaheim, CA 92805
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Daily: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Cross Street:
Lewis Street

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$50 and over

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(714) 817-4200

Website:
http://www.theranch.com/

Entertainment:
THE RANCH Saloon entertainment located next door to THE RANCH Restaurant, features the best in live country music on a 40' concert stage with a state of the art Meyer sound system and a custom made 47' x 26' sunken dance floor in a small club venue with an intimate atmosphere. Check out our saloon calendar for prime country music entertainers to be in concert on select dates with the best in local country music bands on select nights of the week. Our DJ provides the best in classic and current country music for dancing nightly. Our nightly dance lessons give our guests the chance to learn the basic two-step and of course line dancing from top country dance instructors!

Parking Details:
Valet and self parking available.

Public Transit:
OCTA Route 46, Route 47

Executive Chef:
Michael Rossi

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

The Ranch Restaurant Ratings and Reviews

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4.7

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.8

ambience

4.7

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

95% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (40)
Good for Anniversaries (38)
Special Occasion (35)
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Romantic (31)
Good for Birthdays (21)
Worth the Drive (19)
Business Meals (18)
Good for Groups (17)
Fit for Foodies (14)
Notable Wine List (14)
Creative Cuisine (13)
Local Ingredients (12)
Fun (11)
Cozy (10)
Handcrafted Cocktails (10)
Quiet Conversation (9)
Bar Seating (8)
Hot Spot (8)
Neighborhood Gem (8)
Authentic (7)
Live Music (7)
Organic (7)
Pre/post Theatre (7)
Vibrant Bar Scene (6)
Healthy (5)
Great Beer (5)
Casual (4)
People Watching (4)
Seasonal (4)
Comfort Food (3)
Tasting Menu (2)
Great for Brunch (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Happy Hour (1)
Live Sports (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
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·Dined 2 days ago

This is one of the best restaurants I have ever been to. Though a high end restaurant, it is worth it. Very attentive and friendly staff. Portions are large. I hope to go again and so should you.

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 (Orange County)·Dined 2 days ago

Had a great time, exceptional service and then headed to saloon for more fun to dance and listen to live music after eating

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Live Music, Fun
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 (San Joaquin)·Dined 2 days ago

Service was excellent food was a solid 4 out of 5. Appreciated that they offer a kids menu. Casual fancy is the way I would describe the restaurant. They are a little pricey so be prepared to spend a pretty penny. Over all good belated birthday dinner but I don't think I'll be back here since we do live out of town and there are so many dining options but if I was asked about the Ranch I would recommend them.

Tags: Comfort Food, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date
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·Dined 6 days ago

The Ranch never fails to please. The food is phenomenal, the atmosphere elegant yet very comfortable and the service absolutely amazing. I take all my out of town visitors to this one of a kind restaurant, as well as for all my special occasions.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Groups, Disabled Access, People Watching, Fun, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Local Ingredients, Romantic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion
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 (Orange County)·Dined on January 15, 2018

Had a great time celebrating my anniversary. The food and service were wonderful. Already thinking about when we'll be heading back.

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 (Orange County)·Dined on January 14, 2018

Me and my wife came here for our anniversary and loved the place. Great ambiance. Romantic setting. Great Service from once you step in to when you leave. Food came out as quick as possible and everything was delicious. Prices were reasonable. Will be coming back again.

Tags: Good for a Date, Cozy, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Quiet Conversation
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 14, 2018

Overall great experience. Will return for sure. Great food, service & atmosphere.

Tags: Healthy, Worth the Drive, Organic, Romantic, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Authentic, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Good Vegetarian Options, Quiet Conversation, Handcrafted Cocktails, Local Ingredients
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·Dined on January 12, 2018

I visited the Ranch for the first time with my fiancé celebrating our anniversary, a friend had recently dined there and shown me pictures from her dinner. It turned out even better than I could imagine the mood was perfect and the food was amazing. We went on a Thursday and was informed by our waiter DEREK that we would be able to stop by next door for line dance course and club. The staff and food were worth the 5 star rating!!!! And the saloon next door was tons of fun definitely worth the trip and we will definitely visit this place more often now that we found this gem.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Healthy, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Casual, Good for Groups, Fun, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Pre/post Theatre, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Orange County)·Dined on January 11, 2018

I love the ranch restaurant for it's great food service and ambiance. The origin of the restaurant is a wonderful story.

Tags: Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Pre/post Theatre, Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine, People Watching, Romantic, Bar Seating, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Good for Groups, Live Music, Special Occasion
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on January 7, 2018

The service was wonderful, our waitress was amazing and so so nice. That being said, I really don’t feel like the food lived up to the hype. I’d choose ruths chris over this everyday and I feel like it’s priced better. The starter bread was stale, we got the popovers with the jam for an appetizer and thought they were just ok. We also got a blt wedge salad that in my opinion had way too much blue cheese. That was literally all I could taste. My husband got the filet which was cooked perfectly and super yummy. I got a smoked maple chicken Dish and thought it was just ok. Overall it was still a good meal, but I’m not sure I’d go back like I mentioned I’d choose ruths chris.

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 (Hawaii)·Dined on January 6, 2018

Food was good lots of secondary staff. Waiter was ok at best Wife ordered after I did and ordered the special which was the $150 porterhouse .she asked if it was for 1 and he said 1 maybe 2 It was 46 oz. he wanted a big tip I guess. Steak was ok at best

Tags: Business Meals, Local Ingredients
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 (Orange County)·Dined on January 5, 2018

We usually enjoy our meal here very much. Started with a delicious foie gras. They did a very good job with the prep on this. Next course was a pasta dish with shaved truffles tableside. Pretty good. We ordered the prime rib with augratin potatoes for our main course. We were brought instead the prime New York. Meat was very tender and tasty but did not like the prep with blue cheese, mushrooms and sweet potatoes. Questioned our server about this being the dish we ordered. He realized he put in the wrong steak. Very disappointing when you prepare for a certain taste. He comped us a free glass of wine. It was something at least.

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 (Orange County)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Our first dining experience here was for NYE 2018, & was a pre-fixe menu. Food was okay, but somewhat was somewhat disappointing in taste. Then again maybe we just weren’t big fans of what they were offering course option wise. We do plan to try out this place again when we can pick from the entire menu.

Tags: Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Special Occasion, Hot Spot, People Watching
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 1, 2018

Food was wonderful, cooked perfectly, flavorful and timed well! Service was also very good! Jimmy made sure everything was to our satisfaction and that our champagne glasses were always full! The well stocked bar was the icing on a very nice meal.

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 (Orange County)·Dined on January 1, 2018

We love the ranch so we made reservations for New Years! We had no idea that it was a pre set menu! None of us got what we wanted! One of us couldn’t eat anything on the menu. So he just sat there. They wouldn’t help us out at all. It was very disappointing. The waiter said we should have gotten a phone call about the pre set menu they have a script to say and everything. We never got a phone call. We love the regular menu and what they served us was nothing good. Esp for $130 a person. The only good thing is the staff was nice.

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 (Central Coast)·Dined on December 31, 2017

The ranch is always a great dinning experience, I recommend though not to go big. stick with what you like, and you wont be disappointed. Don't forget to book your table in the bar ( or you'll be wondering around for a seat, I believe it doesn't cost you anything extra) for after dinner and go kick up your heels

Tags: Worth the Drive, Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Fun, Romantic, Special Occasion, Great Beer
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 (Orange County)·Dined on December 31, 2017

We started by splitting the lobster cobb salad which was really delicious and then we shared the Delmonico steak and added a side of duck fat fries. The steak was cooked to perfection. The fries were crispy, hot and tasty. The restaurant treated us to desert as we were celebrating a birthday. We chose the sticky toffee pudding, the pumpkin ice cream that came with it was so good.

We will return.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Orange County)·Dined on December 29, 2017

The ranch is one of our go to spots. Unreal food/service every time.

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·Dined on December 29, 2017

Best anniversary date yet. Food and staff was amazing!

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Orange County)·Dined on December 22, 2017

The food was good but the prime rib was especially delicious. The server was very pleasant, helpful and knowledgeable.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Tasting Menu, Good for a Date
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·Dined on December 19, 2017

food was great but very expensive, I would go more often even plan business parties but it is very pricy

Tags: Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on December 13, 2017

I had a pleasant time at the ranch great customer service.

Tags: Cozy, Good for a Date, Kid-friendly, Good for Anniversaries, Local Ingredients
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vip
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on December 11, 2017

Great restaurant and great staff.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 9, 2017

All of our food was amazing, the service was stellar and the live music next-door was super entertaining

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 (Orange County)·Dined on December 7, 2017

Every aspect of the experience was top-notch from our server to the decanting of our wine.Very professional.

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on December 5, 2017

Great food

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 (Orange County)·Dined on December 5, 2017

We wanted to try their Prime Rib that we have been told about however it is not on the menu. We made reservation for our Granddaughters birthday and were not disappointed. We asked about the Prime Rib and we ordered it. The best I have had in a very long time.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 3, 2017

Meat had a lot of fat.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 3, 2017

The Ranch Restaurant never disappoints. Food, service, ambiance was great as always. We will definitely go back!

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 (San Diego)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Our server Wally was on point & extremely attentive to us. We will come back & ask for him.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Vibrant Bar Scene, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Good for Groups, Live Music, Fun, Good for Anniversaries, Hot Spot
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 (Raum Frankfurt)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Einfach Top. Perfekte Steaks, tolle Weine und sehr guter Service. Einfach ideale Voraussetzungen für einen netten Abend. War in den letzten Jahren mehr als 20 Mal dort essen und wurde nie enttäuscht.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 1, 2017

Every time I come here I have always received amazing service. I like that it's a nice Steakhouse without the stuffy attitude. It makes your dining experience 150% better when your server is so relatable and gives great food advice. I took my friend here for her firsttime6snd she was impressed. Thank you, The Ranch for making my friend's birthday memorable.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 1, 2017

Very nice ambiance and atmosphere. The food is always delicious and the service is on point.

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·Dined on November 30, 2017

By far the best dining experience from service to food.... Would 100% recommend this AMAZING place !!!!!

Tags: Good for a Date, Fun, Cozy, Casual, Vibrant Bar Scene, Gluten Free Options, Healthy, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Bar Seating, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion
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 (Orange County)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Celebrated our anniversary

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·Dined on November 25, 2017

Boyfriend and I had come here to celebrate his birthday last week and we were amazed. The food was a little expensive, but definitely worth the price. He had gotten the cowboy ribeye steak and I went for the chicken. Both were very delicious. We will return for future special occasions.

Tags: Romantic, Local Ingredients, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Organic, Worth the Drive, Fun, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 24, 2017

Thanksgiving Holiday

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 (Orange County)·Dined on November 24, 2017

Over priced! $85.00 for a Turkey Dinner......WOW.....$115.00 for Prime Rib....DOUBLE WOW......cocktails very expensive.....with tip our meal was $388.00 for two.........not worth the price.......I would recommend the Ranch to a friend with a warning about the prices......

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 18, 2017

11/17/17 birthday dinner for my husband

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·Dined on November 17, 2017

Celebrated our anniversary here and so glad we did. Food was delicious! Exquisite! The Del Monaco steak melted in our mouths and the flavor was to die for. The service was friendly, fast and knowledgeable. We will definitely return, hopefully before the year ends. Very highly recommended, especially for a romantic night out.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Neighborhood Gem, Happy Hour, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Worth the Drive, Great Beer, Authentic, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Local Ingredients, Romantic, Bar Seating, Vibrant Bar Scene, Special Occasion
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