Pizza chain: Round Table Pizza.
Local pizza: A tie--Haus of Pizza in Costa Mesa and BJ's Chicago Pizzeria in Santa Ana, Balboa and Laguna Beach.
Frozen yogurt chain: Penguin's Frozen Yogurt.
Hamburger chain: In-N-Out Burgers.
Local hamburger joint: Ruby's Diner on Balboa Pier (with other locations).
Cookie chain: Mrs. Fields Cookies.
Local doughnut shop: A tie--Dad's Donut Shop & Bakery on Balboa Island and Mag's Donut & Bakery in Irvine.
Taco chain: Taco Bell.
Mexican restaurant: El Torito Grill in Costa Mesa and Newport Beach.
Place for a romantic meal: Las Brisas in Laguna Beach.
Place for an expensive meal: The Ritz-Carlton in Dana Point.
Place for a cheap meal: Sizzler Restaurants (various locations).
Family restaurant: Coco's Family Restaurant (various locations).
Italian restaurant: The Olive Garden in Huntington Beach.
Asian restaurant: Royal Thai Cuisine in Newport Beach and Laguna Beach.
Breakfast: Mimi's Cafe in Irvine, Costa Mesa and Tustin.
Seafood: The Crab Cooker in Newport Beach.
Barbecue: Tony Roma's A Place for Ribs (various locations).
Diedrich Coffee & Espresso Bar in Costa Mesa.
Bakery: French's Cupcake in Costa Mesa.
24-hour diner: Denny's Restaurant (various locations).
Sandwich shop: Togo's Eatery (various locations).
Happy hour: El Torito Restaurant and Cantina (various locations).
Margarita: El Torito Restaurant and Cantina (various locations).
Beer: Henry N' Harry's Goat Hill Tavern in Costa Mesa.
Health-food store: Mother's Market & Kitchen in Costa Mesa and Huntington Beach.
Food at Anaheim Stadium: Hot dogs.