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The Blue Beet

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
107 21st Pl, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4338
+1 949-675-2338
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good55%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
21 Dec 2017
“Great landmark eatery with come as you are good food.”
30 Jul 2018
“Great Bar - Great Staff”
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:45 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
107 21st Pl, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4338
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

grab a seat at the bar - rediscovered with family last night after 20 plus years... great hidden gem - coming back to try the food during happy hour

Thank HBwavehunter
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Folksy restaurant/bar serving all ages with hearty meals. Has specials for each day of the week. A fun place that can get noisy depending on the crowd.

Thank strapper76
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Spent Sunday here for football and chilling on last day of our trip. The service was great, never an empty drink and good food recommendations. We spent more than a few hours enjoying the scene when we were going to get dinner elsewhere. Our waitress...More

Thank jeffl2375
Reviewed 10 February 2017

if you want to get on roof get there early! But there two other floors to choose from. We did have an obnoxious young man next to us who could only communicate by yelling but our waitress was great and the beer was cold

Thank mexicanbound5
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We went here at 1 pm on a sunny Sunday afternoon for a low key spot for a bachelorette party. It was AWESOME!!! It wasn't crazy busy. We got great drinks with amazing service from the manager. After we ordered one round of drinks at...More

Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This place is great for the simple fact that you can listen to live music. Most evenings there is a local band showcasing their musical talents. The staff are polite & efficient and deliver service with a smile. The food is good and there is...More

Thank adamlin72
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The food is wonderful, a little over priced but tasty. It can get loud during the summer and weekends. I was the manager here about 30 years ago and the place is still operating still after all that time. The restaurant must be doing something...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Former gadfly proprietor would lament the starkly devolved transformation of his former McFadden Wharf crown jewel seafood eatery and musical safe harbor; now a wildly popular imbibing pub, in irons, uncomplemented by cantankerous wailing troubadours, redeemed by its scenic balcony area, adrift from the ocean...More

1  Thank BFDiner
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The bartenders here really made the place worth it. It's cramped, packed with people, and could have been a headache but for the bartenders. The beer selection is great and the food was pretty good. They apparently have live music here, but given how packed...More

Thank xscratchx
Reviewed 20 April 2016

the food is average and have no dishes that got out attention. it just basic dishes. the restroom need improvement. the most annoying thing is smelly.lung cancer smoking upstairs. it smell so bad and get worst when they walk by us. it like a skunk...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 17
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Private Dining, Television, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 21st Pl, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4338
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-675-2338
  • E-mail
The Blue Beet is the only live music venue in the Newport Peninsula. We have live bands playing 7 days a week on stage. We have a full bar and 3 floors to choose from. Serving $6 lunch combos and tasty dinners people are always coming back for more. Don't forget to check out our weekly dinner specials and live band line up on our website.
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