The Blind Pig Kitchen & Bar

Lakeside seats, terrific cocktails, and daring fare by young chef Karl Pfleider are earning local love for this rare gastro-canteen in Rancho Santa Margarita. Uneven service isn’t a plus, so enjoy a craft cocktail and Pfleider’s Filipino-inspired sisig—crispy pork bites with citrus sabayon, pickled red Fresno chilies, and scallion.

Full Review here.