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Restaurants Guy Fieri has Visited on Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives

Food Network star Guy Fieri has eaten his way across the country on his show, Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives (DDD), over 80 in Southern California alone. His show features different local restaurants that are cooking up specialty dishes in cities across the country. Plus, there are five restaurants in Orange County that have hosted Fieri.

If you’re hoping to retrace Guy Fieri’s steps through Orange County, Flavortown, and beyond, here’s everywhere you need to go in Southern California.

Diners, Drive Ins, & Dives In Orange County

Orange County Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives

Irvine, CA 92612
Special Dishes: Crab Cake, Halal Lamb Burger
Season 16, Episode 13:You Called It

Mama Cozza’s
2170 W Ball Rd, Anaheim, CA 92804 | Map
Phone: (714) 635-0063
Special Dishes: Pizza, Chicken Pisano
Season 10, Episode 2:Real Deal Roots

Paul’s Coffee Shop
16947 Bushard St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708 | Map
Phone: (714) 965-3643
Special Dishes: Ground Beef Gravy on Toast, Bulgogi (Korean Beef Barbecue), Chicken Fried Steak, Loco Moco
Season 9, Episode 12:You Called It

Roaming Food Truck, Orange County, CA
Special Dishes: Drunken Torta (Steak Marinated in Beer), Chicken Chilaquiles
Season 19, Episode 11:Grillin’, Chillin’ and Huli Huli Chicken

Tamarindo was featured as a food truck on the show and subsequently established a restaurant in San Clemente. Both are now closed.

Sabroso! Mexican Grill
13129 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, CA 92843 | Map
Phone: (714) 537-7080
Special Dishes: Pork Tamale, Chamorro Plate
Season 20, Episode 1:California Cruisin’

Los Angeles Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives

204 Orange Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802

Azla Ethiopian Vegan
3655 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007

Baby Blues BBQ
444 Lincoln Blvd., Venice 90291

BatterFish Food Truck (relocated to Oregon)
Santa Monica, CA

532 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90020

Belly & Snout
974 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006

206 N Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90004

Bludso’s Bar & Que
609 N La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Cha Cha Chili (Closed)
4625 Valley Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90032

Chichen Itza Restaurant
3655 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007

Chili John’s
2018 W Burbank Blvd, Burbank, CA 91506

Delancey Pizzeria & Bar (PERMANANENTLY CLOSED)
5936 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA 90028

Don Chow Tacos
Roaming Food Truck, Los Angeles, CA 90017

Eastside Market Italian Deli
1013 Alpine St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

300 South Santa Fe Avenue Suite Q, Los Angeles, CA 90013

Fab Hot Dogs
19417 Victory Blvd., Reseda, CA 91335

The Factory Gastrobar (PERMANANENTLY CLOSED)
4020 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90807

Fat Sal’s
972 Gayley Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024

247 N. Gaffey St., San Pedro, CA 90731

Gloria’s Cafe
10227 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90034

The Golden State Cafe
426 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Harold & Belle’s
2920 West Jefferson Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90018

Horse Thief BBQ
324 S. Hill St, Los Angeles, CA 90013

Jay Bee’s Bar-B-Q
15911 S Avalon Blvd, Gardena, CA 90247

Jitlada Restaurant
5233 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles 90027

La Tostaderia
317 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013

The Little Jewel of New Orleans
207 Ord St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Mambo’s Cafe
1701 Victory Blvd, Glendale, CA 91201

3328 Pasadena Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90031

Nickel Diner
524 S Main St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Nighthawk Breakfast Bar
417 Washington Blvd, Venice, CA 90292

North End Caffe
3421 N Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

The Oinkster
2005 Colorado Blvd, Eagle Rock, CA 90041

The Original Barone’s Famous Italian
13726 Oxnard St, Valley Glen, CA 91401

The Park’s Finest
1267 W Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90026

Patrick’s Roadhouse
106 Entrada Dr., Santa Monica, CA 90402

Polka Restaurant & Catering
4112 Verdugo Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90065

Rutt’s Hawaiian Cafe
12114 W Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90066

Schooner or Later
241 N Marina Dr, Long Beach, CA 90803

Starling Diner
4114 E 3rd St, Long Beach, CA 90814

5110 E 2nd St, Long Beach, CA 90803

Tub’s Fine Chili and Fancy Fixin’s (PERMANANENTLY CLOSED)
4263 Overland Ave, Culver City, CA 90230

San Diego Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives

5965 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115

Blue Water Seafood Market & Grill
3667 India St, San Diego, CA 92103

Chuy’s Taco Shop
6663 El Cajon Blvd G, San Diego 92115

Crazee Burger
4201 30th Street, San Diego, CA 92104

Crest Cafe
425 Robinson Ave, San Diego, CA 92103

El Indio Mexican Restaurant and Catering
3695 India St, San Diego, CA 92103

Haggo’s Organic Taco
1302 N Coast Hwy 101, Ste 101, Encinitas, CA 92024

Grand Ole BBQ y Asado
15505 Olde Highway 80, El Cajon, CA 92021

Hob Nob Hill
2271 First Ave., San Diego, CA 92101

HoBo’s BBQ
30590 Rancho California Rd, Temecula, CA 92591

5010 Newport Ave, Ocean Beach, CA 92107

Jo’s Diner
807 W Washington St, San Diego, CA 92103

OB Noodle House
2218 Cable St, San Diego, CA 92107

Pizzeria Luigi
1137 25th St, San Diego, CA 92102

Spirito’s Italian Diner
2508 El Camino, Real Carlsbad, CA 07202

Studio Diner
4701 Ruffin Rd, San Diego, CA 92123

Tahini Street Food
9119 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, Suite G, San Diego, CA 92123

Tiger!Tiger! (CLOSED)
025 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104

Palm Springs Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives

540 S Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264

73091 Country Club Dr, Plaza de Monterey, Palm Desert, CA 92260

Sherman’s Deli & Bakery
401 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Wilma & Frieda
The Gardens on El Paseo, 73575 El Paseo, Palm Desert, CA 92260

68703 Perez Rd, Cathedral City, CA 92234

Ventura County/Santa Barbara Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives

13355 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423

529 S A St, Oxnard 93030

Lito’s Mexican Restaurant
514 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Mac’s Fish & Chip Shop (PERMANENTLY CLOSED)
503 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Norton’s Pastrami and Deli
18 W Figueroa St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Pete’s Breakfast House
2055 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001

Savoy Cafe & Deli
24 W Figueroa St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Kern/San Bernardino Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives

Try these places on a road trip to Las Vegas!

24th Street Cafe
1415 24th St, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Athena’s Greek Cafe & Bakery
2900 Calloway Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93312

Emma Jean’s Holland Burger Cafe
17143 N. D St., Victorville, CA 92394

KC Steakhouse
2515 F St, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Mad Greek Restaurant
72112 Baker Blvd, Baker, CA 92309

Mama Roomba
1814 Eye St, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Moo Creamery
4885 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93309

Muertos Kitchen & Lounge
1514 Wall St, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Pyrenees Cafe
601 Sumner St, Bakersfield, CA 93305

Salty’s BBQ & Catering
9425 Rosedale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93312

Check out the delivery-only Flavortown Kitchen to experience real deal flavors including Guy’s signature Bourbon Brown Sugar BBQ Wings to his award-winning Mac N Cheese Burger. Delivery is available through many ghost kitchen locations throughout Southern California.

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Monique McArthur
Monique McArthur is a mother of two, writer, and creator of delicious recipes. In her spare time she enjoys exploring all that Orange County has to offer, traveling, shopping, running with her dogs and spending time with family.