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Studio

30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221
+1 866-271-6953
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good11%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (29 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
30801 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-4221
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1 - 10 of 337 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food with great views. Atmosphere is first class, with service to match. Take a walk along the beautiful trail on the ocean cliffs after your meal.

Thank AZ1912
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us at Studio! We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Anne-Marie Houston General Manager Montage Laguna Beach

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I dined here to celebrate my birthday and found it outstanding in every respect. We were seated outside with a postcard view of the surf looking South with the Dana Headlands in the distance. To the North we had the Treasure Island...More

Thank jr1962
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for celebrating with us at Studio! I am delighted to hear that your experience lived up to expectations and that we were able to provide the perfect backdrop for your birthday celebration. We do hope to welcome you back again soon! Sincerely, Anne-Marie...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Okay, only one teeny complaint, otherwise ratingis 5-plus stars for food, service & ambiance. So first let me say WOW!! Our party of 7 all had the tasting menu,including the wine pairing. An exceptional gastronomic experience!!! Not a single miss. Even when we did not...More

Thank Cruzinthecoast
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us at Studio! I am delighted to hear of your five-star experience and appreciate your feedback as we are always seeking ways to improve. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back to Studio in the future. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed August 5, 2018

Over the years, this restaurant has proven to be a wonderful dining experience. My most recent visit was no exception. There were five of us--three chose the multi-course tasting and two chose from the menu. Everyone was thrilled with his/her choice. Wait staff was wonderful,...More

Thank Shannydog
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you for dining with us at Studio! From the culinary experience to service and location, it sounds like you had a perfect evening! On behalf of the entire Studio team, we look forward to welcoming you again soon! Sincerely, Anne-Marie Houston General Manager Montage...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Other than being seated in the back dining area with mainly views of the hotel lawn, our dinner experience was excellent and overall very deserving of a top rating. From the Friday evening business overcome by excellent valet staff, to our greeting, the venue an...More

Thank Matthew C
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Dear Matthew, Thank you for joining us at Studio. I am delighted to hear you had a memorable experience in all aspects and I look forward to sharing your comments with our team. We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back as our...More

Reviewed June 2, 2018

We had wanted to have brunch at Loft inside the Montage, but that was closed for renovations. So they took us to Studio instead, which had a very limited brunch menu. The food itself was good, and it was on the healthier side. I believe...More

Thank Thao N
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Thank you for your review and for visiting us. I apologize for these issues with your dining experience. The Loft was closed briefly for two days for light renovations, during which time The Loft served from Studio dining/kitchen. Studio is normally only open for dinner...More

Reviewed April 14, 2018

We enjoyed our romantic dinner at The Studio on my birthday a few weeks ago. Our lovely table was outdoors and had spectacular ocean views. When it got chilly, they turned on heaters and offered me a blanket, which was nice. My vegetarian tasting menu...More

Thank grlgrdgate
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Thank you for sharing a review of your experience at Studio and for dining with us on your birthday - we love celebrating special occasions with our guests. We hope to welcome you back soon! Sincerely, Anne-Marie Houston Resort Manager Montage Laguna Beach

Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here during a long weekend stay at the montage. The setting is on the cliff edge overlooking the pacific. Massive water views from the window tables. Highly recommend one request a window table if dining here. There is also...More

Thank Lukesurface
Anne-Marie_Houston, General Manager at Studio, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you for your review! I am pleased to hear you had an enjoyable experience at Studio during your stay with us. I will be sure to share your feedback with the Studio team. We look forward to welcoming you back to Montage Laguna Beach....More

Reviewed December 6, 2017

If you are looking for that one place that is going to create a memory that will last forever, definitely pick this place. But plan on paying for it as it will not be inexpensive. It will be worth it though!! Food is spectacular, service...More

1  Thank CaChadley
Reviewed November 14, 2017

Studio Went here for our 30th anniversary and it is all that it is hyped to be. Great view if clouds aren't out, plentiful high class staff, elegant food and a high price tag to match. This is an old fashion high class restaurant. If...More

Thank gmgOc
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Thank you for considering Studio for your business gathering. Our Catering team arranges reservations for larger parties and they would be more than happy to reach out to you to further discuss the event details. Will you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
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: +1 866-271-6953
Description
With a panoramic oceanfront location and modern french cuisine with California influences, Studio is the portrait of beachside indulgence a refined and inventive menu reflects masterful attention to detail accented with an elegant, creative touch. Set on an oceanfront bluff in the artistic village of Laguna Beach, Studio is designed to captivate the senses. Ocean breezes, panoramic views and lush landscapes create a refreshing sense of place at the water's edge and a fitting backdrop for the shared enjoyment of fine food and wine.
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