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Splashes Restaurant

1555 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3226
+1 866-348-8940
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“scallops” (31 reviews)
“pork chop” (8 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1555 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3226
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11 - 20 of 632 reviews

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Food is exquisitely wonderful, unique and cooked to perfection! They have a corking fee of $25 if you wish to bring your own favorite wine!

Thank LHfromHB
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I really love this restaurant. Probably my favourite restaurant on the planet. Food, service and ambiance are exceptional. A little pricey but worth every penny. Dining alone can sometimes be an issue but not here. Everyone kept checking on me to make sure I was...More

1  Thank carolsusangraham
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I've been to Splashes many times, primarily for brunch and dinner. Bar area has its own menu, is casual and has phenomenal views. Great vibe from locals and visitors alike. Dinners are typically very good, not great. Great place to take visitors. Service is usually...More

1  Thank Tom M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We were meeting friends from England and we were looking for a restaurant in a nice setting. A friend suggested Splashes because it is right on the beach. They have villa parking which cost $8.00 with you ticket getting stamped at the front desk. We...More

1  Thank 4happyfeet
Ante D, Director of Food & Beverage at Splashes Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Dear 4happyfeet, Thank you for sharing your thoughts and your detailed feedback. We take it to heart and use as an opportunity to continually improve ourselves. Our quality of service, food and hospitality is the essence of what we do. The idea behind the 2%...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

At the Surf an Sand hotel - but you don't feel like you are in a hotel when you get to the restaurant - indoor outdoor setting on the ocean. Can even take a stroll on the beach. Unique food all good.

1  Thank Clark S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

After reading the other reviews on this website, we were pumped up and excited to have the 4 and a half star experience. Unfortunately, we were let down right from the beginning. We sat in the bar, first mistake, although the view of the beach...More

2  Thank paula s
Ante D, Director of Food & Beverage at Splashes Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Dear Paula S., Thank you for your detailed feedback. We are truly sorry for not providing you the experience and the food we are well known for. It is quite disappointing to learn we have come up short. Paula, please reach out to me directly...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Restaurant is located practically on the beach therefore the view is great. All personal is super friendly. Make you feel really welcomed. This is primarily seafood restaurant so don't expect much more. They have pork chop and beef but that about it. However seafood choices...More

1  Thank ertes
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Located on Pacific Coast Highway, one mile south of downtown Laguna Beach (Broadway), at the ground floor level of the SURF AND SAND RESORT (in my opinion the second best hotel, after the Montage, in Laguna Beach) the small and somewhat “crowded” SPLASHES bar and...More

1  Thank Robert D
Reviewed 23 April 2017

It was my birthday celebration when my friends took me there. The day was perfect with an amazing view of the ocean. I actually didn't have high expectation of this place just because it is a hotel restaurant. However, they surprised me with their amazing...More

1  Thank Da Y
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Wether it be breakfast or an evening meal our food was delicious. Faultless with service to match. Stunning location. It couldn't be better.

1  Thank FishJ1
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Is this family friendly for lunch?
10 June 2017|
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Response from winofoodtravel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's very kid friendly
paula s
Do you give refunds ??
3 May 2017|
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Response from Ante D | Property representative |
We believe in value, and if you were disappointed in your meal, we are certainly receptive to discussing reversing your charges. Our Chef and team strive to make any amends during your meal as well.
Alyce W
Hi, do you have any vegan options?
25 October 2016|
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Response from Ante D | Property representative |
Hello Alyce! Thank you for inquiring. Yes, there is always at least one vegan option on the menu. The Chef is also very accommodating by creating a vegan option based on available fresh ingredients. Alyce, we hope to see you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$60
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Validated Parking, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1555 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3226
    (Blue Bird Canyon and Coast Hwy)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 866-348-8940
  • E-mail
Terraced above the beach, with waves breaking just 25 feet below, the casually elegant Splashes Restaurant boasts some of California's best views and finest cuisine. Whether seated in the dining room or alfresco on the palm-shaded patio, you'll enjoy American Coastal Cuisine set against a dramatic backdrop of the Pacific Ocean.
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