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The Loft

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30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221 (Montage Resort Drive & South Pacific Coast Highway)
+1 949-715-6420
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06:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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New Delhi, India
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71 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

The warmth of the hotel decor benefits the restaurant as well. The view is beautiful but the food just so so. The ginger carrot soup was regular and the ravioli was average as well.

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Irvine, California
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

I booked The Loft for my husband's birthday lunch on a Sunday. I didn't realise that it would be a brunch menu, we were hoping for steak/salad options but in the end it was perfect. We started with a petite seafood platter and then shared a main meal, which the restaurant kindly split into two plates for us. The service... More 

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Thank sandram972016
Rick_Riess, Manager at The Loft, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing a review about your recent dining experience at The Loft and we appreciate you choosing to celebrate your husband's birthday at Montage Laguna Beach. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the seafood platter and felt well taken care of by The Loft team. We hope to welcome you back for many more special occasions. Sincerely, Rick... More 

L.I. N.Y.
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Yum, the small plates list read like a dream and the service was a delight. Dress up a bit and feel like a millionaire even if you are not. The totality of the digs will make you feel that way anyway. The bartender in The Loft was well versed in the art of shmooze and a top rate mixologist. Can't... More 

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Rick_Riess, Manager at The Loft, responded to this review

We are pleased that you felt well accommodated by our associates, enjoyed Chef Campbell's cuisine and our cocktail offerings. Thank you for sharing a review of your experience; we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director More 

Macon
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97 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The view was fantastic. The servers were so very nice. The food was pretty good. The drinks were excellent. Clean. Organized. Romantic Too expensive when compared with other restaurants.

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Wonderful Restaurant in the Montage Hotel Laguna Beach, with a stunning view of the coastline. Came here with family (5 of us) my choice of venue to celebrate my birthday, we were seated on the Balcony, however we had to get relocated indoors after an hour, due to bees swarming around our table. Of course no ones fault. The lunch... More 

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Thank BMW902
Rick_Riess, Manager at The Loft, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing a review of your recent dining experience at The Loft. We appreciate you choosing to celebrate your birthday lunch with us and are disheartened to hear that elements of your meal were not what you expected. We would like to speak with you further about your experience. Please view the private message I have sent. We... More 

Canyon Lake, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Delish coffee-crusted sirloin steak and Caesar salad. The service is wonderful and the view impeccable. Highly recommend!

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Thank chrissycat8
Rick_Riess, Manager at The Loft, responded to this review

We are pleased your enjoyed the sirloin; one of The Loft's signature dishes! We hope to welcome you back for future celebrations and meals at Montage Laguna Beach. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director More 

Rochester, Minnesota
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170 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Make sure you reserve a table on the patio/balcony overlooking the ocean. The prices are a bit high, but the food is exceptional and the chef came out to explain the drinks, the appetizers, and each meal that was being served. Our group orders major meals and all of them were perfect.

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Thank DrMarkES
Rick_Riess, Manager at The Loft, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind mentions about your recent dining experience at The Loft. We are pleased that you enjoyed the cuisine and were able to interact with the chef; we hope to welcome you back soon! Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director More 

Northridge
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

As many places that we have visited or stayed The Loft is more than anything you would ever want. The location for one is a reflection of being on an island. The food here is beyond your expectations and the service is 5 star and is the hotel. Going to the Montage in Laguna beach is a memorable experience. Dining... More 

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Thank Herblopez1971
Rick_Riess, Manager at The Loft, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review on The Loft. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the culinary offerings and felt well accommodated by our associates. We look forward to welcoming you back to Montage Laguna Beach in the future. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director More 

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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We went there as a passenger on the trolley bus told us it was a good place to eat and grab a drink. Lunch was good. My partner had the Green Tomato Burger and I had a Cob Salad. Our waitress/server was a lovely young lady called Brittany. She was happy to help out in anyway she could.

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We dined at The Loft for my husband's Birthday while staying at the Montage. Our server went out of his way to make certain our steaks were delivered the way we ordered them. My husband ordered medium rare New York steak and I ordered Filet medium. His came out medium and mine came out rare, rare and rare! I couldn't... More 

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Thank Elaine W
Rick_Riess, Manager at The Loft, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing a review of your recent dining experience at The Loft. We apologize that certain elements of your meal were less than satisfying; we will share your mentions with the team. We are pleased that you were able to have a memorable evening and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Respectfully, Rick Riess... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221
    (Montage Resort Drive & South Pacific Coast Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-715-6420

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?