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Watermarc Restaurant

448 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
+1 949-376-6272
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pot pie” (29 reviews)
“filet” (41 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
448 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here with a group of 10 people and we were seated at one of their high tables. Unfortunately, as it was a really busy night, we had very little room and it was quite uncomfortable. I ordered the chicken paella but it was...More

Thank JoanneFromPerth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We reserved with Open Table and they welcomed us with a "Happy Anniversary!" Lovely window seats opening on the busy Coast Highway that runs through downtown Laguna Beach. Great people watching on a 70' June eve. I ordered the lamb salad, 3 perfectly cooked medium...More

Thank Sandi S
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Cool bar, small, but usually quite busy, friendly bartenders. For the most part the food is good, the scallops are really good, but I have found the meat dishes good but sometimes inconsistent. Located on a walk thru that has other shops, candy shop and...More

Thank Jerry D
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We usually opt for Nick's but have had appetizers and drinks here many times with great success. We decided to give dinner a chance especially when I saw 3 petite filets get served to table near us. The filets were served up 3 ways, steak...More

Thank tbrennan
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to the Watermarc Restaurant. The first time was with a party of six for dinner and the food was wonderful and service was terrific. We couldn't wait to bring the rest of our family. This time there were 10 of...More

Thank laurie R
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Truly a great dining experience. Tuna and watermelon and grilled octopus were a tasty start. Fresh bread w/ special butter of the day. I had seafood paella with a half-lobster, and all kinds of wonderful seafood - New Zealand Green Lip Muscles, Manila clams, squid,...More

Thank CharlieinTexas
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We stopped by again after not being here for 2 years. We all remarked it was still our favorite spot to eat from our trip. Everything was yummy and fresh and just the right touch of spice or garnish. We loved it 2 years ago,and...More

Thank Maria H
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Hubby and I were visiting last weekend for the first time. We stopped in at Watermarc before going out to dinner. We had a lovely cocktail with Anthony and Devin@devinjamesdean.They were charming, funny and made great drinks. The next morning we went in for breakfast....More

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I am a local here, and have dined at many restaurants in the Laguna area, but have not been at the Watermarc in Laguna because it is generally so busy during the morning hours. I recently discovered that they were available through Open Table and...More

Thank deb s
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious whether you are seeking unique appetizers for a light lunch or full meals for a dinner. Lamb chops sumptuous! (Accompany with the creamed corn and/or garlicky mushrooms.). Beautiful setting, especially upstairs. Attentive waiters and hostesses. Shops nearby to peruse before or after.

Thank Nandee
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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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
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
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