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The Beachcomber Cafe

15 Crystal CV, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2123
+1 949-376-6900
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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15 Crystal CV, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2123
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1 - 10 of 1,314 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've been dining here for years and always enjoy the view and Location. The food & cocktails rock! Love

Thank twoman04
Reviewed 2 days ago

There was a long wait to get into the dining area, so the 3 of us just went to the bar area where they served a limited choice of food. The food choices were not many but I ordered the crusted tomato soup - and...More

Thank jainsea
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time. Staff was very engaging and the weather, view was fantastic. Can't wait to go back. The food was delicious and cocktails were Spectacular.

Thank L7364WOmichelleb
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Beachcomber Cafe is a nice place to eat if you are going for the view and not the food. The place is on the beach, only sand between you and the water. I've had breakfast and dinners here. Service is hit and miss. Food...More

Thank surfotog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a delicious breakfast, the crystal cove omelet, this morning. Our server, Max, was friendly and excellent. The beignets are delish. Eating while watching the surf is the perfect was to start the day! Very family friendly. Busy place but worth the wait.

Thank debster765
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently had breakfast at The Beachcomber and despite the reviews, I was not impressed. The food wasn't really that great, the orange juice in the mimosas was awful and the restaurant was disgusting. Not only did it have a moldy and musty smell when...More

Thank CharlieeMariee
Reviewed 1 week ago

During a morning walk with the guide from The Resort at Pelican Hill I discovered this cafe. My husband and I returned for breakfast and it was excellent. Definitely will go back. Highly recommend it.

Thank Jeanniene
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cool beach vibe, amazing views of the water and great good! We ate there twice! There is usually a wait but so get there early.

Thank Tracey J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stop for drinks and appetizers at the bar. Right on the beach at the historical Crystal Cove Cottages.

1  Thank CaptainJoe360
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is located right by the ocean and a few rental cottages which you rent from the city. We had to park in the parking and then walk or get the restaurant shuttle ( 1-2$ per person) ride to the restaurant and back. They validate...More

Thank luckydog172
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Questions & Answers
20 October 2016|
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Response from Jean W | Reviewed this property |
You always need reservations! I have no idea if they are open on Sunday
12 July 2016|
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Response from Gbusiek | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but she would love the Beachcomber!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Crystal CV, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2123
    (Los Trancos)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-376-6900
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