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Watermarc Restaurant

448 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
+1 949-376-6272
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pot pie” (28 reviews)
“seafood paella” (26 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
448 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

WATERMARC Restaurant, in the ❤️Heart of Downtown Laguna🏖Beach, CA! I absolutely adore the location, you can enter from the PCH or through the cute Alley, named Peppertree Lane! My Husband & I always seem to find a seat at their small BAR area, but we...More

Thank LagunaBch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. Friendly service. Tasty bloody Mary’s. The burgers and fries are fabulous. My husband enjoyed the corn s beef hash a great deal. Lucky to get seated right away on a Saturday.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our waiter was great, the food was not so great. I ordered lamb chop appetizers medium, they came out raw and grossly over salted. We also had a shrimp appetizer special that was terrible. The burrata was ok

1  Thank Carrie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a busy Thursday night visit, so crowd and wait weren’t an issue. Wife got Watermelon Ahi appetizer and lamb chops. Beautiful presentation, she enjoyed very much. I had scallops, also perfectly prepared. We bother felt the restaurant reminded us of 230 Forest, one of...More

Thank plz2meatu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant and 230 Forest in Laguna Beach and Opah Seafood Grill in Aliso Viejo (Opah in Tustin Marketplace closed some time ago) are all owned by chef Marc Cohen. The layout is similar to 230 Forest and contemporary as well. It is situated on...More

Thank princpinot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met an old friend there for dinner last week. Pleasantly surprised to find grilled octopus on the menu (delicious!) as well paella and some other interesting dishes. Wine list was good and the three amigos dessert was fabulous! Liked the place so much I booked...More

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hey all you people waiting in line at Nick'S .. WALK DOWN THE STREET..Yes just keep walking and go to Wartermarc. Food is much more inventive. Service is always great. Quality is always there, and you can say hi to all your favorite wait staff...More

1  Thank 909chuckb
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a hot spot! We say one of the Orange County housewives, not that we cared. I was quite angry that we had asked if my sons French fries where made in peanut oil as he is very allergic- the manager came over and assured...More

1  Thank Gail T
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We loved our dinner. Dined here with 2 adults and 2 children. Everyone loved the food- started with the barrata cheese, cesear salad, bacon wrapped dates, and octopus. All was delicious! My son had the filet trio and son and husband shared the pork chop....More

1  Thank 157Jen
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a dinner at Watermarc to celebrate the holidays. The service was attentive and they brought our dishes out slowly as requested. The sea bass was exceptional, perfectly cooked. We enjoyed our burrata small plate as a starter. All in all the meal was...More

1  Thank BoboTravlr
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21 March 2017|
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Response from LagunaBch | Reviewed this property |
A Tasty 1 indeed, I know it's Vodka, this is what their cocktail menu shows: FIRE & ICE: CITRUS VODKA • TRIPLE SEC • JALAPEÑO • CUCUMBER
8 June 2016|
Response from Lizeclairs | Reviewed this property |
You can call the restaurant and find out their schedule 949-376-6272
1 June 2016|
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Response from italygoodness | Reviewed this property |
I'd just call them, don't know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 448 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
    (Laguna Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-376-6272
  • E-mail
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