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Coastal Kitchen

34091 Pacific Coast Hwy # CA, Dana Point, CA 92629-2721
+1 949-449-2822
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
34091 Pacific Coast Hwy # CA, Dana Point, CA 92629-2721
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a visitor from Oregon and had to take him for the delicious Crab Cake Salad full of sweet lump crab and tarragon sauce and grapefruit slices that paired wonderfully with everything on the plate.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank R2115YXgaryc
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We are locals, so always looking to add to the short list of favorites. While we expected the relatively high prices and tasty food (dinners) for that price, it was the happy hour and unique small plates that we found pleasantly surprising. First visit was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank watergirl21
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We stopped here for lunch on a whim. We were not disappointed! Shrimp cocktail appetizer was huge and delicious. The Ahi Tuna and Crab Cake salads were both equally delicious! Good service and the patio dining was lovely.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank marlaher
Reviewed September 15, 2018

We have become "regulars" at Coastal Kitchen so take this review for what it is. We enjoy happy hour here pretty often. Some favorites include the burger, the fries, the tacos, and the brussel sprouts. Although the place is too expensive overall, you can get...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank biggsy1969
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This is located on Pacific Coast Highway. The place is actually lovely, clean, staff is great and the food excellent. If you want to enjoy even more make sure to ask for seating by the window that overlooks the kitchen. Everything looks nice and neat...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank petitesandra
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Coastal Kitchen is a beautifully designed and appointed restaurant, but the cuisine is very inconsistent. My wife and I have been there 4 times and it can be pretty good and it can be not so good. There are better restaurants in Dana Point to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jack W
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely family dinner to celebrate a milestone birthday. Coastal Kitchen has great cocktails, wine list, wonderful food, and friendly service. Our party had appetizers, starters, a variety of entrees (fish, ribs, chicken, seafood), and dessert. All our food was exceptional. I highly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SoCalIrish
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

As east coast people we loved sitting in the outside area with the gas fire pits! Sharing drinks and a bottle of wine the salads and my husbands trout dish and my daughters multi fish dinner was wonderful. Just a wonderful Dana Point dinner with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed August 20, 2018

I was on my way to Laguna Beach and I wanted a quick lunch. I looked at my phone and saw this restaurant. It seemed ok, so I stopped. What a nice surprise. the restaurant is totally clean, recently renovated, staff friendly. The menu was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank pierre l
Reviewed August 18, 2018

First of all, it's pet friendly so that's a big plus when we can take our two Yorkies with us. We enjoyed seafood dishes and took an order of baby back ribs to go. Excellent food. restaurant staff was welcoming and attentive. A nice new...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34091 Pacific Coast Hwy # CA, Dana Point, CA 92629-2721
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-449-2822
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