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Nirvana Grille - Laguna Beach

303 Broadway St Ste 101, Suite 101, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1816
+1 949-497-0027
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
303 Broadway St Ste 101, Suite 101, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1816
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Reviewed 26 August 2015

Four of us ate at Nirvana Grille and enjoyed every minute of it. I braved ordering the kale salad and found it surprisingly light and delicious. The burrata and heirloom tomato salad was excellent, as was the wild mushroom ravioli. But my favorite was the...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Actually, it's a good choice for anywhere in downtown Laguna Beach, but it's especially convenient to the P.O.M. (or Sawdust Festival, etc.) - only about ¼+ mile walk, or an even shorter, easy, free trolley ride. Just be sure to allow plenty of time, as...More

Thank brngrp
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Visiting Laguna Beach on vacation and our hotel recommended we try the Nirvana Grille. We had a party of ten and were seated a private little area which was great since there were several seniors in the group and they always have a hard time...More

Thank wkghound
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We had a lovely meal here on a weeknight. we made reservations for 5:30 pm so we were the first to arrive and had our pick of seating. we chose to sit upstairs on the rooftop, so glad we did! We had nice breezes, excellent...More

Thank Lorna N
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Fresh fish prepared to perfection. Never had a bad meal and they make their own ice cream. Varied menu will please the most picky culinary.

Thank Arlene S
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Having eaten here only once before, I checked their menu before making a reservation for myself, my husband and our 13 month old son. I incorrectly deduced that their kids menu was a good indicator that they would be family friendly. When we arrived, one...More

1  Thank Gwen W
Reviewed 30 June 2015

With so many good eating establishments to choose from in Laguna Beach, it's easy to find a favorite and just stick with that one. However, if you did, you would miss out on finding a place like Nirvana. We first tried Nirvana with a Groupon,...More

1  Thank Kelevan
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We have eaten at Nirvana Grille twice in the past few weeks, after moving to Laguna Niguel in February. It is by far one of the best restaurants in the area- with a grown up atmosphere, excellent staff and superb food. the idea of being...More

Thank Getupandgoagain
Reviewed 19 May 2015

If you are looking for healthy dishes in a great atmosphere this is the place. Everything is made from scratch with well known chefs and great service.

Thank 624David
Reviewed 25 March 2015

I liked the fact that this restaurant has a vegan menu as well as a regular menu. I enjoyed my beet salad and my lentil and vegetable main dish. But the tables are very close together so when the restaurant got busy it was so...More

Thank Laurie M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Broadway St Ste 101, Suite 101, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1816
    (Beach & Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: There is a public transport drop off at the main Laguna Beach depot 100 Yards East of the building.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-497-0027
Our Laguna Beach location is ideally situated blocks from both the beach and the historic art festivals. Close to all major access points it is poised to provide a fantastic dining experience with quality and conscious food. The rhythm of our Laguna restaurant is lively, upbeat and with the addition of a full service bar, a hot spot for locals and tourists alike. Our communal bar tables provide the opportunity to meet your neighbors, while our intimate booths offer more privacy for small gatherings and our ‘Chef’s Table’ allows groups of 12 and under to enjoy Semi- private dining. Our “Bliss Bar” Rooftop Patio with a peek-a-boo ocean and city views, offers the perfect experience with al-fresco evening dining or cocktails & appetizers in our lounge. This location is available for any & all private events for lunches, dinners, or cocktail receptions. Available for Showers, Weddings, Corporate Events, Special Occasions, Large Parties, or just dinner for 2.

Our philosophy begins at the local level working closely with area growers and the highest quality purveyors to ensure that our predominately organic produce, meat, wild fish & free-range chicken are provided.

Nightly specials include: Tuesday: Local’s Night (20% off), Wednesday: Wine Night (Complimentary Corkage-2 bottle maximum), Thursday: 3 course $30/40 Prix Fixe Menu, Sunday: $15 Chef's Special.

We also offer Happy Hour all night, at our communal bar area, including 50% off salads, soups and appetizers (not including protein add-ons).
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