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21 Oceanfront

2100 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
+1 949-673-2100
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“escargot” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (20 reviews)
“fra diavolo” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2100 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My swordfirst was prepared just perfect. Really enjoyed. We had couple of bottles of wine with the dinner. Wine was ok. Great view. Staff was very friendly. Lucky that life music was in another room, otherwise it would spoil the dinner. This place needs a...More

Thank Daniel_G_MEL
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our service was excellent or server was a little stiff..but the food was excellent. This is a really nice place for that special occasion. We went with friends and had a awesome time.

Thank patticup
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first visit to this restaurant, and we were very pleased. Starting with a very welcoming and helpful server, the appetizers were all good and especially a very talented singer/guitarist who actually created songs on the spot for a couple of us. His name Harold...More

Thank TravelingFriends2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us went in for Happy Hour, had great food & service. A guitarist played custom songs for the group. Very nice evening.

Thank mamiefiere
Reviewed 12 June 2018

21 Oceanfront is a wonderful restaurant in Newport Beach to celebrate a special occasion. The food and service are excellent. It is a nice setting. People dress up to go there which is a nice change of pace. Have had many wonderful dinners there.

Thank aekrfk
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We went to 21 Oceanfront for dinner. It had been our second choice for dinner but we are more than pleased we went. I made reservations through open table. Our server, Luke was outstanding. This restaurant offers old school class service and it was outstanding....More

Thank JoD R
Reviewed 4 April 2018

21 Oceanfront was my destination with only one free evening during a business trip and being from Chicago I wanted to see the sunset over the ocean. I was not disappointed. Got a seat at the bar, with large windows in front of me and...More

Thank Teri K
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Excited to try this oceanfront restaurant recommended to us, but it was a disappointment. Food was mediocre and quite pricey. Lobster ravioli was not tasty and presentation was not creative. I like spicy food, but the seafood pasta was so hot, I sent it back,...More

Thank Buckeyescak
Reviewed 8 February 2018

This restaurant has it all. The best ocean sunset view, the best service, and great menu. So romantic. It also has a live entertainment. Very pleasant. We love to eat at the bar, and watch the beautiful sunset. The bar has a full menu. It...More

Thank Mila K
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We had to move before we ordered due to a large boisterous large party. We were glad we did as there voices echoed through the resturant. The Maitre D' was very solicitous and the wait staff seemed particularly attentive. Loved the classic escargot - tender...More

Thank 2-2th-dox
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 80
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
    (Newport Beach Pier)
  • Public Transportation: We offer Complimentary Roundtrip Transportation for groups of 8 or more within a 20 mile radius (based on availability). We have Custom Mercedes Sprinters and Corporate Vans. Comfortable, clean white vehicles, staffed with professional drivers. This service is complimentary, driver gratuity is appreciated.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-673-2100
  • E-mail
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