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Cannons Seafood Grill

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34344 Green Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2767 (PCH & Blue Lantern)
+1 949-496-6146
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 16:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 21:30
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San Clemente, CA
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Cannons has been a standard in Dana Point. Just down from the Chart house this is a great option if you are looking for a place with a great view and decent food. There is an outside patio which has an amazing view of the harbor. The food was pretty good. For a foodie you might be disappointed as it... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Wonderful view on a cliff overlooking the harbor. The Happy Hour on the patio is great with lots of choices. Best for couples or groups without children. Food is always good and friendly, competent staff!

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Downey, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Wanted to go somewhere new with an ocean view. Looks like there is no bad table as far as the view goes. Food was satisfactory but not fantastic. Swordfish was a bit on the dry side. Service was good. Definitely will go back and want to sit on the terrace to try that out.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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288 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Went to Cannons to enjoy the beautiful view. The view was great! The food was ok, but not equal to the view. Had the fresh mahi-mahi. It was well prepared and presented, but a bit dry. The service was pleasant but slow. Empty water glasses sat for quite a while before being noticed. If you want the view, go for... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

This is the place to have good food and one of the best views in Southern California. Gazing out the window will make this a memorable experience for you and you family.

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Orange County, California
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149 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

Decor is diner at best, waitresses are 50+ , and food is average. The view is spectacular and the waitresses were friendly....just not enough to bring us back.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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98 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

Great seafood at a reasonable price. I had the Cioppino for dinner, it was perfectly cooked and seasoned. The service was fast, friendly and professional. The view of the harbor was also excellent. I would eat here again.

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224 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

Over-looking the Dana Point Harbor! Been to this wonderful restaurant MANY times! For a night out, afternoon luncheon and a few weddings! Always a great view and incredible food!

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California
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2015

This place has stunning views while you enjoy your meal. Service was good, valet parking offered and the atmostphere is not stuffy despite it being a very high end view. I would recommend and will visit again. The food was very good and priced as expected by the views really make this place a must.

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Sylmar, California, United States
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2015

We had a wonderful dinner here during our stay at the Blue Lantern Inn. We walked over from our hotel, were seated immediately in a great view table (honestly, ALL the tables in this restaurant are great 'view' tables). I had the Filet Mignon, while my wife enjoyed the Mixed Seafood Skewers. We BOTH agree that it was among the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, View
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
Monday
16:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 21:00
Friday
16:30 - 21:30
Saturday
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34344 Green Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2767
    (PCH & Blue Lantern)
  • Public Transportation: Pacific Coast Highway
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-496-6146

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?