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The Loft

30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221
+1 949-715-6420
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“sea scallops” (3 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere and staff tried hard to make it a good experience. Unfortunately the food I picked just wasn’t as described on menu or by waiter when asked. Sqaush soup made with goat cheese which wasn’t in description for example- this is problem if...More

Thank Maryjo12
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at The Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you for your review. We truly appreciate the feedback. I will be sure to share it with the team and make necessary adjustments. Sincerely, Anne-Marie Houston Resort Manager Montage Laguna Beach

Reviewed 11 February 2018

I had both breakfast and dinner here. Breakfast was relaxed and had a nice choice. Service was friendly and efficient. Dinner was delicious. I had the shrimp to start and scallops for my entree. Both cooked perect with a light sauce. I had the molten...More

Thank Suzemgreatfalls
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at The Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Thank you for your review and for dining with us. You made some excellent choices from the menu (the molten cake is definitely one of our most popular desserts!) and we hope to have the pleasure of serving you again soon. Sincerely, Anne-Marie Houston Resort...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018

We love the Montage and their restaurant! Excellent service, food and beautiful view! Their banana bread is to DIE for if you have breakfast there, and well, it's ALL GOOD! Great Huevos Rancheros, great Bananas Foster Waffles, great omelettes and lunch/dinner are just as good!

2  Thank Jennifer F
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at The Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Thank you for sharing your review and for joining us for a visit. I will be sure to pass along your kind words to the team. We hope to welcome you back for some banana bread (and more) soon! Sincerely, Anne-Marie Houston Resort Mananger

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Once again we had an enjoyable lunch with friends Great hamburgers, excellent salads, outstanding service, and of course a dynamite view.

Thank yogiacomo
Rick_Riess, General Manager at The Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for your review and spending lunch with us at The Loft! We appreciate your kind words and look forward to welcoming you back in hopefully the near future! Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director Montage Laguna Beach

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Excellent food and service with a beautiful coastal view overlooking South Laguna Beach. Table was set with delicious basket of assorted fresh breads and soft butter... Very good. Wife and I split a Caesar Salad, prepared with light dressing just as we requested. .. Excellent....More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

food was good but not worth the money had steak ny strip was ok but small. server was awesome. also had lunch burger and fried. very good but not worth $26.00

Thank Special K
Reviewed 5 October 2017

from bar food to gourmet dinning, its all good and available at the loft. with signature cocktails and stake or fish it fits everyones tastes...

Thank GeoBuilders
Reviewed 21 September 2017

The ocean view from The Loft is incredible. We had breakfast, lunch and dinner there and each time the service and food was exceptional. Their salmon with bagel was delicious as well as seared Tuna with noodles, oysters in half shell and the souffle. I...More

Thank trinity905
Rick_Riess, General Manager at The Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you for sharing a review about your experience at The Loft. We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal and felt well taken care of by our team. We hope to welcome you back soon. Sincerely, Rick Riess Managing Director

Reviewed 16 September 2017

This restaurant has earned my belief that it serves the best food in Laguna Beach with excellent service. That said, you will pay for it. The food is creative, the menu varies by season, and the Chef (Michael) is willing to explain what he has...More

Thank LagunaMike
Rick_Riess, General Manager at The Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you for sharing a review about The Loft restaurant. We are honored for you to call it the "Best in Laguna Beach" and will be sure to share your mentions with Chef Michael and his team. We hope to welcome you back soon. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We are local to So Cal and hardly venture out of our bubble in Rancho Santa Margarita. I am glad my husband surprised me with this dinner out at the Loft. The Montage is such a nice place to stay and the Loft didn't disappoint!...More

Thank HeidiWestrum
Rick_Riess, Manager at The Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for your detailed review, we are pleased you enjoyed your visit to Montage Laguna Beach and dining experience at The Loft. We sincerely hope to welcome you and your husband back for future date nights. Best Regards, Rick Riess Managing Director

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Josee C
15 November 2017|
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Response from CharlieeMariee | Reviewed this property |
Echoing the above answer, The Loft does have a few different private dining options available, however I recall the actual Chefs Table to be at Studio. Call the main operator and ask for Catering. They will probably be the... More
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baileymurf
19 May 2016|
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Response from Anne-Marie_Houston | Property representative |
Yes we do offer gluten free options. We are happy to make adjustments to the menu items to accommodate dietary restrictions of any kind. We hope to welcome you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221
    (Montage Resort Drive & South Pacific Coast Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-715-6420
Description
The Loft, a favorite of guests and locals alike, is the resort’s comfortable all-day dining restaurant. Situated on the fourth floor, this popular Orange County restaurant features stunning panoramic views – the perfect backdrop for enjoying creative American cuisine.
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