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2010 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4326
+1 949-723-5952
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“sundae” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
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Fast food
2010 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4326
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Noone in line, we order two sundaes. We asked for vanilla ice cream, both got chocolate. It took forever to get the sundaes due to the staff talking too long and not making the sundaes. Again we were the only customers and you can see...More

Thank pspoker
Jerry M, Owner at Pipeline, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Oh no I’m so sorry 😩 Thank you for letting me know. I will definitely have a talk with my managers about this. Standing and talking rather than helping our guests is a major no no!! I know it’s no excuse but we were training...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Had a twist vanilla and chocolate soft serve and it was pretty good. The large was only $3 and a generous portion.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Mainly went here because it was literally next door to the beach house we were staying at. Got balboa bars most every night and they were just as good as the original ones on balboa island at dads. Their hours are 11am to 5pm during...More

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We love Newport and the pipeline is right at the pier. We have been coming here for years . We love the food and ice cream. Today we had 2 BBQ bacon burgers and 1 chili cheeses burger all very good and served in reasonable...More

Thank teamsteepanddeep
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Came here to live in my past and a Balboa Bar (Fresh chocolate dipped with nuts), for the first time is years.... the one thing that always was great about this was that the Ice Cream bar was super hard to hold up to the...More

Thank markj4golf
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had just driven an hour to Newport, looked for nearly a half hour for a decent parking spot and were ready to grab something quick to eat before we hit the beach. We decided to stop at Pipeline after a quick review of an...More

Thank NedGrimley
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a great place to stop for a bite to eat, several menu items and reasonable prices. I ordered the onion rings which were very good, We also ordered ice cream, The sundae and banana split were huge, even the kids cones were generous....More

Thank Cherri S
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Pipeline serves at a walk-up window just a few steps off the sand of Newport Beach. If you have worked up an appetite on a 5 mile beach walk and are too sandy and wet to come indoors, Pipeline will make your day. The chicken...More

Thank Ronna R
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Six of us were riding bikes on the boardwalk and this turned out to be a convenient spot to stop for lunch. It's a "hole-in-the-wall" type of place, so it was a gamble on the food quality. Turned out to be terrific food at a...More

1  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Pipeline is right on the beachfront. The service is quick and the food is good, Walk up to the window, place your order and within a few minutes, your food will be ready. There are tables near the restaurant to sit and eat, or take...More

Thank goldengirl1019
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2010 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4326
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-723-5952
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