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Salt Creek Grille

32802 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA 92629-3422
+1 949-661-7799
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
“garlic fries” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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32802 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA 92629-3422
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Reviews (270)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great dinner last week with another couple. The Creek Burger was a standout, while the NY Strip was satisfying to the max. Great wine list, helpful staff. A wonderful evening.

Thank Hawkeye_in_CA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Salt Creek grill in Dana Point is a nice place, great steaks and cocktails, more of an adult place than for kids. Always enjoyed the cocktails and food. However, most people valet park there due to Ltd. parking, BEWARE! The valet are THIEVES and will...More

Thank maliksam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service..excellent atmosphere! Not to mention great wine list and reasonably priced! Food was great as well! Been here many times and it never disappoints!

Thank Kristi L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed our dinner. Not the best meal I've ever had, but certainly good food, good service and a cool place. We'd go back.

Thank fjsuarez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has amazing food. My husband had the porterhouse stroganoff and I had a cheeseburger. Very, very good! We also had salads and calamari. Some of the best food we have had. Our server was very attentive and friendly. He was really great. We...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Stopped here for a Sunday supper after driving on the Pacific Coast Highway. The hostess immediately seated us. Our server Blair came soon to take our order. The restaurant was quiet and clean. We ordered Spinach salads with fried chicken which were excellent.

Thank Lukeanthonywflorida
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

As a last minute decision to eat out, Salt Creek Grille happened to come to mind. I tried the restaurant a few years back and it seemed like a good option to revisit. Let me start by acknowledging Steve, our server. He was fantastic and...More

Thank TheRoadMostTraveled
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We had a private party with about 20 people. We ordered off the menu and the food was fabulous and they did an excellent job in getting it all served in a timely manner.

Thank mtzstang
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Nice selection of veggie dishes. All we tasted was good, but nothing wow. Cocktails the same. Decent for local dining

Thank DASBarcelona
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Good food but in the weekend for dinner it is really loud - not the place for a conversation - at least one that you want to hear!

Thank Heather2917
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Barbara C
Can you substitute another vegetable for the one that comes with your chosen entree?
10 March 2017|
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Response from OC-RaiderFan | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely my wife does it all the time!
By the glass Happy hour How much is Pinot Noir la Crema
28 January 2017|
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Response from JeffConline | Reviewed this property |
I don't know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 40
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32802 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA 92629-3422
    (Crown Valley Pkwy)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-661-7799
  • E-mail