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21 Oceanfront

2100 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
+1 949-673-2100
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“escargot” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
2100 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
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1 - 10 of 186 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excited to try this oceanfront restaurant recommended to us, but it was a disappointment. Food was mediocre and quite pricey. Lobster ravioli was not tasty and presentation was not creative. I like spicy food, but the seafood pasta was so hot, I sent it back,...More

Thank Buckeyescak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has it all. The best ocean sunset view, the best service, and great menu. So romantic. It also has a live entertainment. Very pleasant. We love to eat at the bar, and watch the beautiful sunset. The bar has a full menu. It...More

Thank Mila K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had to move before we ordered due to a large boisterous large party. We were glad we did as there voices echoed through the resturant. The Maitre D' was very solicitous and the wait staff seemed particularly attentive. Loved the classic escargot - tender...More

Thank 2-2th-dox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking in, we were warmly greeted by an amazing host who seemed to have been born to make people feel welcomed. Everything about the evening started out amazing. Valet was courteous and friendly, host was warm, our server Roberto was quite nice and informative as...More

Thank ChgoNativeLasVegas
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Have had dinner there a number of times, most recently on Christmas Eve 2017. Had a price fixe menu -- which I normally avoid, but since I knew how good their food was, I was excited about going. Of course, this is a busy night...More

Thank ROGER S
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The view and location are great. The seafood steak we had was huge and excellent. The wait staff was very pleasant. Best restaurant on the beach.

Thank funspartan
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The drinks and the food were good. You cannot beat the view/location for sure. The service was friendly and it was busy. I had the Ahi and it was good. I would go back again.

Thank julio6925
Reviewed 14 November 2017

21 Oceanfront has a luxury limo to collect and return you to your accommodation, but the standard does not drop inside the restaurant itself. This is a high-end, top quality restaurant with old school service and great food. Put it on your sandbucket list!

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Overall a disappointing dinner. We were hotel guests with a reservation and we got seated in the bar area, which totally killed the fine dining feel. Live music in the bar was very good and sports on the TV. But not what we were looking...More

Thank kevinsP1925ZI
Reviewed 20 October 2017

At the end of a long business day, my partners and I had a late dinner at 21 Oceanfront at the recommendation of our clients. We were seated promptly upon arrival (we had reservations) in a back corner off the bar. Our server(s) were quickly...More

Thank Bob A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
    (Newport Beach Pier)
  • Public Transportation: We offer Complimentary Roundtrip Transportation for groups of 8 or more within a 20 mile radius (based on availability). We have Custom Mercedes Sprinters and Corporate Vans. Comfortable, clean white vehicles, staffed with professional drivers. This service is complimentary, driver gratuity is appreciated.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-673-2100
  • E-mail
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