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Pelican Grill

22800 Pelican Hill Rd S, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2007
+1 844-443-0022
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
22800 Pelican Hill Rd S, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2007
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Reviewed 6 days ago

the venue is so good and the views so magnificent it distracts you from the excellent quality of the food. Menu good, service terrific, bar exceptional.

Thank wheelernodealer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eat delicious food as you gaze over the Pacific Ocean. Pelican Grill serves one of my all time favorite sea food dishes. PAN-SEARED CHILEAN SEA BASS in orange-coconut milk with black forbidden rice, pickled red onions, oranges, toasted almond. Delicious!

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Pelican Grill is an ideal restaurant for a nice dinner in the Newport Beach / Newport Coast area. It is one of the most beautiful restaurants we have been to in a long time. High ceilings, wood mouldings, warm lighting, friendly, professional and attentive...More

Thank SnowbirdOntario
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely brunch here on Sunday morning, food and service were very good. The french toast was amazing!

Thank russell78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Pelican Grill has to be one of my favorite spots in Newport. The views out in the patio are incredible and the food is just amazing. I’ve had the pleasure to be served by the same waiter every time, and he is awesome! He...More

Thank Yohel R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great lunch on the patio overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Service was exceptional! Food was very good with good proportions.

Thank cabinriver123
Reviewed 1 November 2017

My wife raved about the lobster here. I had a free range chicken breast, and it was exceptional too. The raspberry sorbet that was served as a palate cleanser was good enough to service as dessert. What can I have for dessert? How about peach-cherry...More

1  Thank DeWitt65101
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The Pelican Grill holds a reserved place in my heart. It was out of chaos we met here and found a sense of order underneath the Palladian architecture (do check out Andrea for fine dining). Often I would meet a gentlemen here after work. We...More

Thank India C
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Went to the grill after a round of golf. Ordered our food and one hour and fifteen minutes later we asked where our food was and the staff was so nonchalant about the horrible wait. They said, oh, were busy! Another waitstaff comes over and...More

1  Thank twins0310
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We just went for hamburgers for lunch and were seated on the patio with an incredible view of the ocean. And the hamburgers were wonderful! My husband is a hamburger afficionado and he really enjoyed this meal.More

1  Thank Chloemom_10
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind feedback with us! I’m so glad to read you enjoyed your recent lunch at Pelican Grill, and we hope to welcome you back for more hamburgers and ocean views very soon. Kind regards, Tom...More

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31 December 2016|
Response from Dr Sue M | Reviewed this property |
Gift Certificates for the resort can be purchased online or directly from the Concierge at Pelican Hill. You need to communicate with them directly for purhase.
Stacey P
16 November 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22800 Pelican Hill Rd S, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2007
    (Pelican Hill Road and Newport Coast Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 844-443-0022
Located at Pelican Hill Golf Club, Pelican Grill presents the quintessential California dining experience, featuring cuisine prepared with the highest-quality fresh and locally sourced foods, al fresco dining on the ocean-view terrace, and a popular lounge with two huge 9' x 6' HD TVs for viewing sports events.
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