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850 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7945
+1 949-718-0187
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
850 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7945
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good ambiance particularly outside patio area. The food was decent but for the price it was not too good. I had their soup and salmon. Both were bit disappointing.

Thank Johanna K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful place to eat, a little noisy but reminds me of a restaurant back home that you can just meet up with the friends and have a great time, enjoyed the food, prices were reasonable for the type of food we ordered

Thank Rshsalber
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are on a regular basis visiting this fantastic restaurant and never in 7 years we have been frustrated ! This restaurant deserve so much credit for its high quality of food and a professional crew , highly customer oriented What else ? Price wise...More

Thank 210,208
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gulfstream has wonderful Californian cuisine. While the menu is not long, all dishes are prepared very well. They have great appetizers, fresh seafood, sandwiches, salads... and their biscuits and honey butter are to die for. Note that they don’t take reservations for parties of more...More

Thank The_Chos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like Gulfstream. There's usually a wait, but the service is good, as is the food. The biggest problem with Gulfstream is the inadequate waiting area, which means awkward hanging around a busy entryway for 30+ minutes while waiting for a table. Parking is also...More

Thank RMA626
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This restaurant is simply amazing and is always consistent. I go here once a week or so and the food and staff are always great! The food is perfectly done every time. The only problem is how crowded this restaurant gets. If you want to...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We love dining here. The food is always consistent. High quality food and decor top notch. Down side is you have to get here early as they do not take reservations which is why we don’t eat here more often!

Thank Disnie Z
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and fantastic lunch atmosphere. Our cheeseburgers were a tasty treat filled with layers of fresh flavor.

Thank Jeanie T
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve loved this place for years. The food is always tasty. It is no longer our go-to because they won’t accept reservations. Ugh. With everyone’s busy lives, who has time to wait to hopefully get a table? If you expect a long wait, however, you’ll...More

Thank OrangeCountyOBJuan
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Fabulous place right off the coast road. Excellent food, great service.... Close to Tommy Bahamas, but better. Great spot for lunch and or drinks.

1  Thank dooleypster
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Lynne A
11 February 2017|
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Response from Dr Sue M | Reviewed this property |
I recall a few specials mentioned when I inquired but the menu is quite varied and has a wide range of daily selections certain to please! Leave room for the pie!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 850 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7945
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-718-0187
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