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Paradise Cove

28128 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-3928
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Love the Beach and View

My girlfriend wanted to have Easter lunch at this restaurant with friends and family. It was my... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Crystal G
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North Las Vegas, Nevada
disappointing

Paradise cove is not nearly as beautiful you might imagine... I prefer Leo Carillo or other spots... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
Ramen67
,
Santa Monica, California
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  • Average11%
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28128 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-3928
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"toes in the sand"
in 15 reviews
"rockford files"
in 18 reviews
"beach restaurant"
in 11 reviews
"clam chowder"
in 11 reviews
"adirondack chairs"
in 8 reviews
"private beach"
in 12 reviews
"parking validated"
in 6 reviews
"sit outside"
in 9 reviews
"beach experience"
in 7 reviews
"portions are huge"
in 5 reviews
"walk along the beach"
in 5 reviews
"four hours"
in 6 reviews
"malibu beach"
in 11 reviews
"lovely beach"
in 6 reviews
"bring your own"
in 9 reviews
"southern california"
in 8 reviews
"the pacific ocean"
in 6 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend wanted to have Easter lunch at this restaurant with friends and family. It was my first time there and I thought it was wonderful! We waited outside on the beach taking pictures and watching the kids having fun. The food portions were huge,...More

Thank Crystal G
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Paradise cove is not nearly as beautiful you might imagine... I prefer Leo Carillo or other spots along the PCH. And the food is all about quantity, not quality. The service is poor. Definitely not worth the $30 minimum charge to go there, although it...More

1  Thank Ramen67
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I went here on Christmas day. Even though it was crowded we didn't wait long. It was very very beautiful to sit near the ocean as the sun set. It's got a lively fun atmosphere and a good selection of food. I will absolutely go...More

Thank Secondavenue
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Took a trip up the Pacific Coast Highway while in Cali recently. Had always wanted to take this trip and wasn’t disappointed with any part of it. Our friends that we traveled with were told about the Paradise Cove Cafe by someone and recommend that...More

Thank Kurt R
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

This used to be the kind of place you could take your grandparents to for brunch... I don't know what happened to it, but now it's just an overpriced honkey tonk. Ridiculously crowded on the weekends... huge portions but other than the clam chowder, the...More

Thank Philip M
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I think that this place is legendary. With that said, I feel the luster has worn off over the decades. With many pics from the past, I think that coming here you have to know what you're getting. The beach is really not that clean....More

Thank chillin247365
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Just off PCH1 North of Malibu, excellent spot hidden in the Bluffs, away from the hustle and bussle of the world.

Thank Graham W
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Decided to eat dinner outside for the view of the ocean.... Come before sunset if possible. The meals were about average but reasonably priced - Especially for Malibu. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Parking is validated for $6 vs the normal $35. If...More

1  Thank Joe B
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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came from Cleveland to visit our son. Naturally a trip to the beach was high priority since all bodies of water were frozen solid at home. This beach was not groomed at all. Lots of seaweed washed ashore. Rocky sand and...More

Thank leeanne220
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

We visit this place every time we have family visiting from Texas. At least twice a year. The food is always fresh and delicious. Try the Shee Crab Soup for two. It just as wonderful as the clam chowder. A must try!! The portions are...More

Thank Diana D
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Malibu
The Malibu coastline is like a chameleon. In some
areas it resembles the French Riviera with its lush,
green hillsides descending into crescent-shaped
shorelines. In others, it feels 100% Southern
Californian with beaches wide and flat as a football
field, and often crowded with beach-goers lounging on
towels and playing volleyball. Other coastlines still
feel secluded, tucked under tall cliffs and dotted
...More
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Robbonomo
17 January 2017|
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Response from Scott T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dogs are allowed but not in the area that is around the restaurant.
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Melanie C
12 June 2016|
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Response from Melinda N | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The fee to park is $6 if you purchase $40+ of food and drink. But you can only stay for a couple of hours. Or you can park all day for $40. Only debit/credit card, no cash, at the kiosk.
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Yannisbabe
17 April 2015|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the $20-30 mark, that seems to ring a bell. But neat advise from the other respondent - across the road sounds good for me!!
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