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100 Terranea Way, Terranea Resort, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-1013
+1 310-265-2836
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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100 Terranea Way, Terranea Resort, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-1013
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

octopus appetizer had mostly bread and greens, but little octopus. Mediocre entrees start at 45 dollars. Really skip it, get out of the resort if you like decent food at decent prices.

Thank Wogen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a truly magnificent dining experience at Mar'sel. The menu was varied, the service was impeccable, and the wine list was amazing. The view and overall ambience was simply over-the-top. While the prices aren't cheap, this restaurant is well worth a spurge for a...More

Thank palmettotraveler11
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Mar'sel is quite spectacular. The food is exquisite and the views are tremendous. There is lots of service, and it is mostly very friendly and helpful, but when they smile and say they are on it, and you find out they are not it is...More

Thank Swisscss
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Came here with my husband to celebrate my birthday. As a birthday gift, my mom called the restaurant about a week early and gave them her credit card. She wanted my husband and I to enjoy dinner on her. We arrived on Sept 8 and...More

Thank Isunwin
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Had a wedding reception dinner and it was top notch food, service for a very high price. But the views are free!

Thank mercyw1
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We celebrated our 20 year wedding anniversary and we couldn't have picked a better restaurant. The server was a bit nervous but that was probably caused by being stunned by beauty. My adorable wife was just so fantastic. Everything we had to eat was delicious....More

Thank Magnus Å
Reviewed August 31, 2018

My husband and I loved this restaurant. The ambiance and service was excellent and we really enjoyed the pasta with lobster. Wish we had eaten here more than just once!

Thank Jon811
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely the best place ever. Gorgeous view and the best food ever. Will always go there when I am in SoCal area.

Thank Aradzionau
Reviewed August 27, 2018

If you are staying in the Palos Verde area and you love fine dining, you really need to dine at Mar'sel Restaurant at the Terranea Resort. Book a table on the patio for the best views. We were a party of six and the service...More

Thank 1calgal2016
Reviewed August 22, 2018

The hotel staff highly recommended this restaurant when we asked where to eat for a special occasion dinner. They said to be sure to request an outside table as the views were spectacular, which we did. Upon arriving we were shown to an inside table....More

Thank Sherry B
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July 16, 2015|
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Response from Travelozzy | Reviewed this property |
Not as such, in fact when we were there there were a party of people with backward baseball caps, shorts and sneakers! That said, most people do dress up a little and I certainly felt more comfortable having done so but... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Terranea Way, Terranea Resort, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-1013
    (Palos Verdes Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Rancho Palos Verdes
  • Phone Number: +1 310-265-2836
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Terranea Resort
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