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TAPS Fish House & Brewery

101 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-4924
+1 714-257-0101
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (43 reviews)
“seafood” (28 reviews)
“cioppino” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
101 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-4924
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Reviewed 6 days ago

They have a massive menu here, so it's a great place to go for a large group of folks. Sometime to please everyone. It is pricier than it should be though, in my opinion, for what's offered. Has a nice patio out back that's great...More

Thank EmBentley
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to inform us about your experience. We pride ourselves on making sure all operational points are being managed at a high level, and appreciate any feedback to help us be better. Thank you for sharing, we hope...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a birthday dinner there last week which included 7 people. I ordered the Chilian Sea Bass which I have had many times. This time I wa surprised to find the filet was so thin. In order to make it look the same, they...More

Thank jccawdrey
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're sorry to hear that. Please know, we are sharing your feedback on the menu with our Culinary team so they can look into correcting the problem and improve in that area moving forward. Thank you for your feedback, we hope someday we will be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A magnificent building/restaurant that serves fantastic food with great service! I was beyond impressed.......

Thank ttocsnodrog_2000
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the kind words. We're glad to hear we made you proud!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good and the service was excellent But it was pricey They have a good oyster shot too. On the weekend the buffet was good too

Thank spicycelina
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting! We only use the highest-grade ingredients in all our dishes, and we're so glad that you enjoyed that along with the service. We can't wait to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed April 2, 2018

Waited to be seated for 15 min. after reservation time. Table reserved taken, left to stand in patio area for 5 min. while finding another table. Poor service. Asked more than several times for coffee and refills. Patio area crammed, hard to maneuver. Many food...More

Thank Ronald F
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Ronald, we are sorry to hear that your Easter brunch experience with us did not meet your expectations. We strive for a high level of service and when we miss the mark it is important for us to hear about it. We really value our...More

Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious! Absolutely no doubt; DELICIOUS! I was in business travel in Valentine’s Day and this restaurant was recommended by the Bra Embassy Suits hotel staff. Without a reservation on a very busy night I was seated on the enclosed patio, fireplace blazing...More

Thank Finwwine11
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Your recommendations are greatly appreciated! Thank you for taking the time to share with us, we're so thrilled that you had such a great experience. We look forward to sharing many more delicious dishes with you in the future!

Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a business dinner for four Service excellent with David Very knowledgeable and professional Great raw oyster choice of 3 type sampler Had swordfish with risotto - excellent Others had Cipiono, Filet rare, aged beef All fabulous and well prepared Cocktails and wine...More

Thank Bill G
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

We love the feedback, Bill. Thank you! And thank you for recognizing David's great service, we appreciate it. Be sure to join us back soon!

Reviewed February 4, 2018

I do consider myself an Ahi expert. That might be because I was spoiled in having it for two weeks straight in Hawaii 25 years ago where it hits the restaurant 2 hours off the boat. Taps Ahi appetizer lacked the spice and flavor one...More

1  Thank KEVIN L
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to inform us about your experience. You doing so allows us to improve in areas that need to be fixed, so your feedback doesn't go unappreciated or ignored. Thank you again, we hope you will give us...More

Reviewed February 2, 2018

Been to this place since its conception, excellent food and hand crafted beer. Taps retain it's quality over all these years, unlike others that good for a while then slowly slipped down to below normal. A must try is Their Tomahawk steak, While you visiting...More

Thank John L
tapsfishhouse, Owner at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

We appreciate your loyalty and cannot express how happy it makes us to hear you've enjoyed your experiences throughout all these years. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed January 2, 2018

We vsited Taps on Dec 30th, 2017 for a pre- NYE party with friends, and, the service level, the food choices, and the staff at Taps were excellent.

Thank 69niner
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

We're happy to hear! We wish you a Happy New Year and hope to welcome you back soon.

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Jenaboo72
October 22, 2016|
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Response from maryjab | Reviewed this property |
sorry, i did not see your question right away but the two answers were both right, two menus but pretty similar, prices are pretty much the same but really worth it.
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Cll41956
February 29, 2016|
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Response from jpDills | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the last I knew they did have a Sunday buffet brunch that was considered one of the best in the area. I only went once and that was years ago. My impression at the time was that it was excellent, but that you really... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-4924
    (Brea Blvd.)
  • Public Transportation: Brea 95L
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Brea
  • Phone Number: +1 714-257-0101
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