Hanna's - Rancho Santa Margarita
This was one of the last meals we ate in the waning days of December, before the New Year dawned.
Why? Well, because sometimes all you need in life is a big, bloody top sirloin (Wagyu, no less), a mess of crispy fries served in a cone, and one of the best, most understated beef Stroganovs in OC.
We consumed it all with reckless abandon under an oversized American flag and as out butts sank slowly into a soft leather booth.
And for dessert, since we were already a few thousand calories into it, we capped off the night with a hunk of dense butter cake, which was basically an oversized Danish butter cookie topped with ice cream.
It was a good introduction to Hanna's, arguably the best steakhouse in Rancho Santa Margarita, if not South County. Our good friends who live in the area have raved about it for years. They finally took us as a last hurrah to 2016.
So I thank them, but I should mention that this meal was one of the reasons I started using the treadmill again.
22195 El Paseo #110
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
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