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Studio

30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221
+1 866-271-6953
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good11%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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French, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221
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1 - 10 of 318 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Magnificent! The vista from your table is breathtaking, especially sunset over the Pacific. The service at the restaurant is impeccable... attentive, courteous, helpful. For instance, I'd inquired about a single malt scotch I happen to like quite a bit that didn't appear on the beverage...More

Thank NatsFan21
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I were fortunate enough to spend our 15th anniversary dinner at Studio a few weeks back. We are not wealthy people so this was a very big splurge for us, and it was worth the high cost. We started our evening at...More

Thank biggsy1969
Rick_Riess, Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share a review about your recent dining experience at Studio and for choosing to celebrate your 15th anniversary with us. We are so pleased you enjoyed Chef Strong's culinary offerings and felt well accommodated by our staff. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two high school classmates and myself were celebrating our 70th Birthdays at the Montage Resort. We had relaxed at the pool, pampered ourselves with massages, but the BEST was yet to come! We dined that evening at The Studio restaurant right on the Pacific Ocean....More

Thank Corie C
Rick_Riess, Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing a detailed and kind review of your dining experience at Studio restaurant. We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal and felt well accommodated by the Studio team. Thank you for choosing to celebrate with us; we hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The studio is a unique food experience. The level of detail to excellence is impressive. Bar, food and service are a wonderful and worth the cost. The panoramic view only enhances the entire experience

Thank MJ M
Rick_Riess, Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate you taking the time to share a review about your dining experience at Studio. We will share your mentions with the team and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very special celebration of my partners 60 the anniversary and our 5th anniversary was made exponentially better by this maniacal place. Our 7:30 reservation and request for an outside table gave a front row seat for a gorgeous sunset and the great people watching...More

Thank Jeff A
Rick_Riess, Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review about your dining experience at Studio restaurant. We are so pleased you chose to celebrate with us and we hope to welcome you back very soon. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've eaten at Studio before, but not in several years--so this meal was like the first time at a new restaurant. Studio did not disappoint. First, the location is outstanding. We sat outside in the early evening and the view was spectacular. The service was...More

Thank Shannydog
Rick_Riess, Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review about your dining experience at Studio restaurant. We will share your mentions with the team and hope to welcome you back very soon. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful plating, amazing view, and the food is unforgettable on the taste buds! We got a 3-course meal split in half, and went home super full. Don't forget to try the oxtail risotto, you won't regret it! Get that chocolate sphere, too, for dessert! I...More

Thank RachBonifacio
Rick_Riess, Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for sharing a review of your recent dining experience at Studio. We are so pleased you enjoyed Chef Strong's culinary offerings including the risotto and chocolate sphere. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Impeccable service, excellent food and drinks combined with spectacular service. Great dining experience especially for such a large party which can be challenging. The food all came out together properly prepared and still hot. We were seated outside by the ocean with heaters to keep...More

Thank Bill M
Rick_Riess, Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you for your kind review about your recent meal at Studio restaurant. We sincerely hope to welcome you back in the near future. Respectfully, Rick Riess Managing Director

Reviewed 4 April 2017

Our family of eight enjoyed a wonderful meal here. We enjoyed crab risotto, cod, halibut, steak, and lamb. Service was spot on.

1  Thank Jerard77
Rick_Riess, Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you for sharing a review of your dining experience at Studio. We are pleased you enjoyed the culinary offerings and felt well taken care of by our associates. We hope to welcome you back soon. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director

Reviewed 31 March 2017

The menu is well thought out and the product shows that a lot of preparation and skill go into making every item on it. The ambiance is perfect for a long meal, the view is one that movies are made about, and the service is...More

2  Thank Donovan S
Rick_Riess, Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you for leaving a review about your dining experience at Studio restaurant. We will make sure to share your mentions with the team and hope to welcome you back and hopefully recover you as our guest in the future. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director

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Thank you for considering Studio for your business gathering. Our Catering team arranges reservations for larger parties and they would be more than happy to reach out to you to further discuss the event details. Will you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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: +1 866-271-6953
Description
With a panoramic oceanfront location and modern french cuisine with California influences, Studio is the portrait of beachside indulgence a refined and inventive menu reflects masterful attention to detail accented with an elegant, creative touch.

Set on an oceanfront bluff in the artistic village of Laguna Beach, Studio is designed to captivate the senses. Ocean breezes, panoramic views and lush landscapes create a refreshing sense of place at the water's edge and a fitting backdrop for the shared enjoyment of fine food and wine.
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