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fashion island mall, suite 601, Newport Beach, CA
+1 949-467-3350
12:00 - 18:00
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Newport Beach, California
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A perfect place for ladies lunch. Such a lovely menu and fabulous service. If its a clear day, request outside

Thank empty-nesters627419
Newport Beach, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 August 2016

excellent service- good food and drinks- their popovers are to die for with the strawberry butter :)

Thank xaxeaimy
Newport Beach, California
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

There's always a seasonal addition, to this fabulous menu. If the weather is nice, ask to be seated on the outdoor patio.

Thank empty-nesters627419
Laguna Niguel, California
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98 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Mariposa is a nice little restaurant located upstairs in Neiman Marcus. The decor is unremarkable, the service and food are good, especially the popovers, but everything is overpriced. Unless you're craving one of those amazing popovers, skip Mariposa in favor of one of the dozens of other great options in Fashion Island.

Thank Heather P
Newport Beach, California
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I sit at the bar and watch the shoppers going by. Every third person asks me questions about the food, the shopping or general directions. One customer heard I was a teacher and we had a lengthy discussion about her son's freshman English class.It was great fun. Their signature cocktail changes each month and is always a hit. There are... More 

Thank drmaureen2014
Newport Beach, CA
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73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

The veiw is great, as are the pop overs and strawberry butter! It is the place to eat lunch if you are from Newport.

Thank Kay P
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156 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2015

We always stop shopping to have alunch starting with the heavenly popover with strawberry butter and bullion followed by the tasty seafood salad and ice tea. It doesn't get much better than this. Always wonderful service in a nice setting. Quiet outside balcony dining too.

Thank Hyflyingbee
Irvine, CA
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341 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2014 via mobile

Perfect atmosphere for a ladies lunch or lunch break when shopping at Fashion Island. Really good salad menu. Good selection of not too heavy entrees. The decor is white and bright. Right when we were seated we were served the best pop overs and a broth amuse bouche. Excellent attentive service. My friend and I were celebrating our birthdays and... More 

Thank etan92612
Los Angeles, California
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2013

This location is hidden and convenient if one spends hours in Neiman Marcus getting a makeover. Limited hours and menu. Although it always seems to be a bit loud due to accoustics, the serivice is Great. This restaurant has a few nice touches I've not seen in other places...upon being seated, a small cup of hot bouillon with a Cheese... More 

Thank cookiegirlsuccess
Laguna Beach, California
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86 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2013

lunch and shopping, what a novel idea! Smart who thought of this contemporary eatery found on the 3rd floor of Neimans in Newport Fashion Mall. Had 3 courses and the chef did not disappoint. Very good service with the staff always there for you. Reasonable and tasty, recommend you bring anyone there with a nice view of the buildings where... More 

Thank edward b

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$15 - US$20
American, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: fashion island mall, suite 601, Newport Beach, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-467-3350

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?