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3201 E Coast Hwy, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625-2331
+1 949-673-3524
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“macho salad” (22 reviews)
“ribs” (30 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3201 E Coast Hwy, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625-2331
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been here more times than I can count over the years so it’s time to give Bandera credit. It is without a doubt one of my favorites in all of Orange County. It never disappoints. I love the ambience - trendy yet upscale casual...More

Thank OU812Kiev
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place in 2004 on my first visit to Usa, food was great then. Now my third visit one of the best restaurant experiences and food ever tasted. Great service, wonderful staff, fantastic food.

Thank marc291
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are big fans of Houston however and due to my birthday , my spouse wanted to try something different. Banderas was recommended and definitely it was a winner. Love the small sexy version of Houston with the quality and high standard of service and...More

Thank LinchyTica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had heard Bandera had a "secret menu item" of prime rib. Had heard many good things about Bandera so decided to try it. We went on a Sunday and had reservations for 5:00 p.m. I believe they do not open until 4:30 p.m. on...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very enjoyable restaurant with great ambience. Great margaritas and the food was super tasty. The roast chicken was excellent as well as the red cabbage. Our table also enjoyed the hamburger described as the best ever as was the chicken sandwich. Portions were very large....More

Thank BKL33458
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Salads were good With added chicken. Nice restaurant but not a great variety of healthy choices and pricey. The place is packed.

Thank Bob M
Reviewed August 11, 2018

The service sitting and eating at the bar by the women bartenders is amazing, they are kind, quick efficient, and overall the best. The food menu is very basic. I wish they would add some new items, as I am getting tired of eating the...More

Thank Sienna G
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

They have the best... Chicken! Of course the ambiance was great too. We we're lucky as it was slightly packed but we found a table for two which was considered the bar area. Service was great and the food was delicious. Highly recommend for a...More

Thank NeverANumber
Reviewed July 27, 2018

We've had a Bandera in Sacramento for years and it was the favorite go-to place for people from not only Sacramento, but the surrounding areas as well. Unfortunately, due to a lease renewal dispute, it closed last month. I've been to The Corona del Mar...More

Thank Caren T
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Hi everyone, Disclaimer: Reservations required for this place, lunch or dinner! Hope you are hungry for big portions! Good wine, food was crazy deliciousness and the mod atmosphere was so much fun! You walk in and you are transplanted into another world! The mood lighting...More

Thank Nadra M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$31
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3201 E Coast Hwy, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625-2331
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach  >  Corona del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 949-673-3524
American Cooking with a Southwestern Flavor.
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