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The Cliff Restaurant

) #5 of 123 Restaurants in Laguna Beach ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, Seafood
577 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2405
+1 949-494-1956
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab dip” (18 reviews)
“salads” (26 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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577 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2405
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Reviews (769)
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1 - 10 of 769 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We were staying in Laguna for or wedding anniversary. We ate there Saturday night it was a wait to get a table even though we called ahead and put our names on the list. But the food was worth the wait. We had the crab...More

Thank richardson847
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this restaurant for brunch, having driven down the coast. There is parking in the side street opposite on the meter - max 2 hrs or around the block to the left. The views are pretty good enhanced on this occasion by the sight...More

1  Thank cconta
Reviewed 1 week ago

A perfect spot away from the crowded, noisy restaurants along Pacific Coast Highway and worth the wait for a table. I had the Fish Shrimp and Chips which excelled in that the delicate breading was light, tempura type, not the thick, greasy, harder breading you...More

Thank ELunk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had breakfast and brunch here 2 different days The service was great and the food was even better!

Thank RealFly77
Reviewed 1 week ago

They serve Kona Longboard even if draft so SHAKA to them. Food was good and a descent price. Can't beat any restaurant with an ocean view.

Thank maloke2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Server was very nice. Food was OK. I had Mahi Mahi tacos and my husband had the fish and chips. Pricey for the quality, but I guess it's the view you pay for.

Thank onemite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cliff restaurant located in Southern California Laguna Beach area, it has a magnificent view of the ocean. The menu is a combination of Mexican and American cuisine. The starters, salads, specialties and desserts are extremely good and reasonably priced. Highly recommended

Thank essamhk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fab place to have lunch overlooking beautiful Laguna beach and the Pacific Ocean. Great menu and fantastic service. Our server was amazing . Lots to choose from on the menu . I'll definitely eat here again .

Thank 714alisong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best Taco Tuesday values in town and it comes with a view and good live music. Shrimp Tacos is my favorite but all the others are delicious also. Not your typical Mexican taco but/so give it a try. The sauces are a...More

1  Thank Cecilia F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is very good, facing the ocean. Very good service and very good food. I could go again to eat at this restaurant

Thank fnaanurag
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Gretchen M
How much for valet parking and what are the hours for March 4 2017
4 March 2017|
Response from The Cliff R | Property representative |
Three dollars per hour. Open from 9 AM to 9 PM every day
Gretchen M
How much for the valet parking and what are the hours for February 2017
4 March 2017|
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Response from Daniel B | Reviewed this property |
$3 plus tip. Lot is open during restaurant hours.
wht is the zip code
30 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 577 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2405
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-494-1956
  • E-mail
Whether you’re looking for a relaxing lunch, a fine dining experience or a venue for that special occasion, we have it all with a panoramic 180 degree view of the ocean. Oceanfront, open-air dining and cocktails are available daily at the spectacularly-situated Cliff Restaurant in the quaint Laguna Village artist community at 577 South Coast Highway in Laguna Beach.