Best Things to Do in  Downtown Santa Ana


santa ana

has a thriving arts & restaurant scene

in Orange County, CA

Santa Ana is 15 minutes from Anaheim and less than 1 hour from Los Angeles by car.

...for street tacos & twists on classic cocktails.

Lola Gaspar

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We loved our shrimp tacos, Mole Old Fashioned & Paloma.

has a rooftop bar with a great view of Downtown Santa Ana.

Native Son

Their extensive beer list & food menu are a reason to visit but they have great cocktails & mocktails too.

Chato's delicious. We loved the loaded fries! Their mezcal cocktail, Shake Your Tamarind, is not to miss!

Zaoone’s colorful mural centered by “love” and a dove are the perfect photo opportunity!


downtown santa ana's

Walk around to see

We recommend the first Saturday of the month, when "Artwalk" takes place. You can go into artists studios and the city’s galleries are open for visitation.

Downtown Santa Ana Artists Village 

Visit the

to get inspired!

Visit Collective2one9 for a ton of artists’ creations under one roof.

Save time to Shop in Santa Ana!

They have clothing, posters, jewelry, housewares and more.