Sapphire Laguna

Comfort Food Inspired by Cuisines from around the World


The Family at Sapphire Laguna is committed to providing our guests with exceptional service, quality, and value. We aspire to perfect our craft, create emotional connections, and set the gastronomic benchmark for cuisine in Southern California, and beyond.

Come, be a guest in our home. We look forward to serving you!




Chef Azmin’s motto has always been: “When you dine at my restaurant you are traveling through the world’s markets with your palate, and you don’t even need a passport.” Now, Chef Azmin Ghahreman opens global portals to diners and shoppers who visit him at Sapphire Laguna.

He is well-known among industry professionals and diners alike for quality. He grew up in a large, extended family and a food culture in which real pleasure was derived from feeding people, and seeing them enjoy the food and the experience of eating. “That’s what life is all about,” he’d say. His global market cuisine strikes a balance between comfort food and innovative, creative tastes.

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Happy Hour at Sapphire Laguna – available daily from 4p.m. to close. We’re talking about cocktails, wines by the glass, craft beer and amazing eats at special pricing!

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We are closed from 2pm – 10pm for a private event on Thursday, November 21, 2019. We will be open for lunch today and we will be open the following day at regular business hours. We apologize for any inconvenience.

If you are interested in booking a private event with us, please contact us at Special Events



Spend Thanksgiving with us at Sapphire Laguna! Whether you crave a traditional Thanksgiving meal or something more global, like our Short Rib Shepherd’s Pie our 3-course prix-fixe menu has the makings of a perfect holiday dinner! Or Sapphire Pantry offers a complete holiday dinner to go or a la carte for entertaining at home!

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Thanksgiving To Go Menu


The Menu

Food & Drink

While the cuisine at Sapphire Laguna is characterized by Ghahreman’s distinctive international style, its cornerstone is the freshest possible local ingredients. The evolving menu changes seasonally and often – based on what is freshly caught and available from small farms, nearby markets and artisan suppliers.

Lunches, dinners and weekend brunches offer an array of entrees, among them: Blueberry & Goat Cheese Salad, Braised Pork Chile Verde, Miso Salmon Salad, North African Lamb Dumplings and Pan-Seared Beef Tenderloin & Lobster Ravioli.

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The Pantry


The Pantry

Gourmet Specialty Shoppe

After many years of cooking, traveling, visiting the European, Asian, Middle Eastern and other markets, Chef Azmin Ghahreman has put all of his favorite products under one roof “The Pantry”.

The Pantry, located adjacent to the renowned Sapphire restaurant, is every gourmet cook and amateur chef’s favorite destination. From Spanish Iberico Jamon to basket pressed Provencal violet-grape jelly. Imagine waking up in the morning to freshly baked pastries, muffins and chocolate croissants.

Sapphire Pantry Hours: 7am – 9pm | daily


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To make a reservation, please call us at 949-715-9888.

We do not book the bar area – we leave this for walk-in guests to ensure that we always offer some tables for those who have not booked.

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