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1221 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-5026
+1 949-630-4145
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good13%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“avocado fries” (3 reviews)
“house rolls” (3 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1221 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-5026
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view of the marina was outstanding, seated out on the patio. This restaurant is in the Balboa Bay Club, which has an outstanding Sunday brunch served in another area of the Club. This restaurant's food was good--the salads were outstanding (Gem Lettuce Salad and...More

Thank cccarol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was invited to the Waterline for a business dinner while in Newport Beach. Can I say the hotel and restaurant views are breathtaking..It was cold so we sat inside. Every detail exceeded my expectations. The food was awesome and so was the service.

Thank fawnmcwilson
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

I dkny write reviews often, but this place was beyond great! nick served top notch drinks. great recommendations and always made sure we had a drink in our hands. thanks for the great dinner!

Thank Jason J
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Wow! Great food, great atmosphere. Nice fine dinning place with water front views. Can’t beat that! Nick served us and made our night. Made great drink recommendations and was super friendly. Highly recommend this place , make sure you say hi to nick the bartender,...More

Thank Lawren B
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Bartender Nick took good care of our group last weekend. assisted with the gluten free options... food and service was great! we will definitely we going back.

Thank David M
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We spent the weekend at the Balboa bay resort. And the service at this restaurant was excellent. JOSE and MIGUEL did an awesome job! And the food was great!

Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

We started off our vacation at the 15th Annual Newport Beach Wine Festival at Waterline, at The Balboa Resort! Nick, the bartender, let us know all the places we needed to checkout while here over the week! Super great advice, and an amazing bartender, we...More

Thank alh1419
Reviewed May 10, 2018

The food was pricey and tasted just average. However, the service was excellent and the view made it worth it.

Thank Kriston J
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

My colleagues and I enjoyed cocktails and appetizers last night on the patio at Waterline and had an amazing time. Ruben and Nick were serving us and they did a phenomenal job catering to our rather large group. The food and drinks were perfect and...More

Thank melissacastenedanb
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

The food, drinks, and service were amazing! Nick and Ruben were our bartenders and they did a wonderful job. Our entire group had a such a fun night that we are already planning our next visit.

Thank NorthStar758511
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November 14, 2017|
Response from hac0y7 | Reviewed this property |
The parade can also be seen on the bay walkway. You can’t miss it. You will be fine. Merry Christmas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1221 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-5026
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-630-4145
  • This restaurant is at Balboa Bay Resort
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