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Mozambique Restaurant

1740 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3252
+1 949-715-7777
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Opens in 20 min
Seafood, American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1740 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3252
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was very below average for this area of Laguna. Much better options in the area. The lobster was over cooked and dry. Went with a group and everyone agreed they wouldn’t go back.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bellapriss
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food, good service, beautiful ocean views from roof top. We met up with a group of old friends, we weren't rushed during our dinner, great night!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nancy K
Samantha W, Public Relations Manager at Mozambique Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Hi Nancy, Thank you for the great feedback!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The space heaters make the beautiful rooftop bar fun place to grab a drink and see the beautiful Christmas lights on the hills of Laguna Beach during the holidays.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mrsp-alisoviejo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve never tried South African food before but we were very pleased with our food. We enjoyed happy hour up on the terrace, our server gave us great suggestions, everything was awesome! After dinner we went downstairs and watched a live band, very fun, great...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Hhogelund
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Great location for drinks or dinner with a roof terrace looking out over the Pacific, it gets very busy just before sunset. If you have a chance reserve a table, although they can not guarantee a roof top table. This has a relaxed vibe with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sam R
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant offers three levels, all with bars and music. It was a beautiful evening, therefore we elected to eat outside on the third level, beautiful view of the ocean and sunset. This will sum it up; excellent food, excellent staff, resturant is just as...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Debbie M
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

We spotted the rooftop bar from the PCH coming in from LA and wanted to try M. We were not disappointed. We arrived in time for sunset, sat up top at the bar and had a great bird's-eye view. The chicken peri peri was perfect....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Reasonable50
Reviewed October 28, 2018

but it is! $6 valet parking was annoying, there are meters nearby that are a better deal. Booked Mozambique as we wanted water views on our recent visit to Laguna Beach and we were not disappointed. Lunch on a Saturday found the roof pretty crowded...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Had a very good meal on the roof top and met some great people next to us. Went on a Wednesday night and enjoyed the $39 lobster and steak dinner as well as some half priced wine. Little upset with our second waiter though as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SeanB805
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

While enjoying our anniversary weekend in Laguna Beach, we decided to check out this restaurant for our anniversary dinner. We found the indoor ambience (was raining outside in late December) to be very pleasing. The service was excellent and the food and drink to be...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Patty C
Samantha W, Guest Relations Manager at Mozambique Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Hi Patty, Thank you for choosing to celebrate your special occasion! We are glad to hear you enjoyed everything and look forward to your next visit!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 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. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1740 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3252
    (Agate St. & South Coast Highway)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-715-7777
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