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K'ya Bistro

1287 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
+1 949-376-9718
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (25 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1287 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Monique was our terrific server as we sat on a high top street side. Restaurant was packed and very noisy to the extent that my husband and I could not hear one another. Yet the food was really delicious and reasonable. We split a seafood...More

Thank StarLady99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, cocktails & appetizers as well as service. We enjoyed watching the sunset from the roof, amazingly beautiful!

Thank houstonccgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've eatern here often since I discovered this place last year. They are open for dinner and the staff is always friendly and attentive. They mostly have tapas and small portions but everything is so good. The lobster salad is great with basil dressing is...More

Thank DonnaMee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is perfect for our preferred way of dining: trying a variety of dishes. Each of the tapas and small plates we ordered were wonderful. Service was top notch. Great value for your dining dollar.

Thank Kai J
Reviewed 14 March 2018

A friend and enjoyed our dinner so much one evening that I came back the next night! K'ya features dishes to be shared. We loved everything we ordered: the Brussels sprouts in cheese, hibachi salmon, steak tartare, filet tips, bacon-wrapped shrimp, baked brie. We were...More

Thank sobaytravelguy
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

The menu is very interesting, would like to taste several dishes! The lobster chowder was a bit bland, and Ahi Tuna had indeed spicy sauce which killed the taste of tuna itself. But anyway the food was okay, and I would have given 4 stars........More

Thank juhahi
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant off hotel lobby. Happy hour is 4:30-5:30 ... order an alcoholic beverage and get 50% off a small plate. We loved the small plates .. lobster mac & cheese is a must, and garlic short ribs are amazing. Th mini filet mignon was...More

Thank 1TNtraveler
Reviewed 8 January 2018

My friends and I decided to eat here because we were staying at La Casita next door to the hotel La Casa Del Camino for my birthday. The experience at the hotel was terrible, but the food here was incredible! All 6 of us kept...More

Thank Creeesy
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Our host suggested this place. We loved it. They offer a wide range of small plates which will please any palate. we ordered a few to start then asked for two more. The server was very helpful and made the experience a joy. the desserts...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

We'd been upstairs at Rooftop Lounge and decided to give this place a try. The tapenade was enough for 2 as appetizer for a mere $3. Had coconut shrimp and lobster mac'n cheese, both excellent! My spouse had the special for thanksgiving, Turkey dinner -...More

Thank Diana M
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Questions & Answers
Carol H
14 January 2017|
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Response from Katie G | Property representative |
Happy Hour is daily from 4:30pm to 5:30pm, excluding holidays. And Late Night Happy Hour is Tue - Thur from 8pm to close with $5 drink and $6 food specials.
11 December 2016|
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Response from Jordan O | Property representative |
Yes we do, we are family friendly, we have highchairs and a kids menu!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1287 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
    (Cress Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-376-9718
  • E-mail
K'ya Bistro Bar is located in the historic, coastal La Casa del Camino hotel in the heart of Laguna Beach. With small plates and an emphasis on sharing, K'ya Bistro Bar offers a diverse menu with flavors from the Mediterranean and a local bistro appeal. This bustling bistro is a stone's throw from the beach and reflects a lively San Francisco-esque atmosphere. Guests can enjoy a private table, or have a drink by the fireplace before or after dinner in the comfortable lobby lounge featuring live entertainment.
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