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The Sunset Restaurant

6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
+1 310-589-1007
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood risotto” (10 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a fun restaurant that has a lounge with decent reasonably priced happy hour. the also have a restaurant both down stairs and on the second floor for regular menu eating. The happy hour is a very good deal and gets crowed by 5PM....More

Thank iluvta2
Reviewed 6 days ago

went there for our 1st anniversary brunch. The location is perfect. we were on the 2nd floor, with the view of the beach, which is across the street. service was excellent. pancakes were very big.. but wonderful. bacon came out crispy, like i asked :)...More

Thank Terrence C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a really nice few. We shared the fish tacos which tasted very fresh and are totally recommended. For 2 sodas, the tacos and dessert we paid about 35 USD.

Thank Lina198
Reviewed 1 week ago

You might ask why it wasn’t a 5. I’ll get to that shortly. Service was lovely. The wine wine was devine, the shrimp cocktail was sweet and the sauce just Spivey enough, however the cheese plate had much to be desired. Obviously made way ahead...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrating a special occasion, decided to try the newly renovated The Sunset restaurant at Zuma Beach. Easy to find free parking right by the restaurant and the beach. We had reservations, so we chose a table on the second floor and had the room to...More

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Sunset Restaurant at the end of our beach day along the PCH. I’d been a few times before and loved it, and wanted to share it with my husband and friends. The food was delicious, service was prompt and gracious, and the sunset...More

Thank Cindy O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I location on the beach is wonderful, I love the fresh oysters,. In fact I have never had anything but an excellent meal. You can't go wrong going here

Thank MikeinMalibu
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Sure, you can go right from sun & sand to your table and nobody will give you that sideways look, but The Sunset is not your typical beach bar. You'll want to make a special trip... in pants! Can't beat the location, the view is...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Finding new places to eat at and enjoy along the coast is Like a game of hide and seek . We've wanted to go here but during the summer it's always been way too crowded in this area. With school back in session and during...More

Thank joeytd
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is an absolute charm. The location is unbeatable, steps from the ocean with only sand in between. The beach is ideal for a short amble afterwards. The cooking is always top notch. My expectations for fish and chips are always high (an obligation...More

Thank Guy G
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
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Juan T
2 November 2017|
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Response from shozgirl | Reviewed this property |
Im sorry I dont know
24 August 2017|
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Response from Kelly H | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but I do know that you can look up the menu on the Internet.
20 July 2016|
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Response from Barry H | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the closest hotel is the Malibu Country Inn, where we stayed. it is approx 30 minutes walk but is also accessible by car.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu>  > Malibu
  • Neighbourhood: Malibu
  • Phone Number: +1 310-589-1007
  • E-mail
The Sunset Restaurant is a lovely getaway from the hustle of life. Let our staff whisk you away on a culinary journey you are sure to enjoy.
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