Colombian Cuisine at Mitze's Kountry Kitchen

25381 Alicia Parkway
Mission Viejo, CA 92653


  • Sun,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sat 11am-8pm
  • $
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Necessary
At the county's first Colombian restaurant in nearly 20 years, the signature dish is the bandeja paisa, a meal of Amazonian proportions, something seemingly created to feature every possible foodstuff one may need for a week. How else to describe fat slices of plantains; a chorizo link; a gnarled chicharrón strip that looks like a fried timing belt; rice and red cargamanto beans earthier than pinto; fried yucca; and beef prepared like carne asada or ground beef topped by an egg prepared your way?

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