Chart House 2801 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA92663 Upon visiting the Chart House, guests first notice the outdoor patio area that sits to the left of the entrance. It is…More walled in with glass, offers stunning harbor views, and even has a fireplace. Chart House opens for dinner only, but that's the perfect time to enjoy sunset views over the water. Weekday happy hour food and drink specials add to the appeal. Inside, there's an upscale, fine dining feel with elaborate platings. Reservations are available over the phone or online.
Cucina Alessa 6700 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA92663 There's an image of Italy on the sign for Cucina Alessa, which sits on West Coast Highway, across the road from the…More beach. It's a casually elegant space, with a wine bar area to the right and dining area to the left. Dark woods, linen and tile floors add to the atmosphere. Seating options include tables and banquette benches. The wine list is impressive and many bottles are on display. A covered, outdoor patio area adds to the appeal. Reservations are accepted for parties of six or more.
Friends Salon & Spa 2400 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA92663 Friends Salon & Spa is a full-service spot with a sleek feel. The elegant wooden floors and studio-style lighting…More add to the appeal. Up front, there's a waiting area, with numerous products available for sale. Friends specializes in many services, including styling, cutting and coloring. Spa treatments, such as facials, manicures and pedicures are also available. Waxing services round out the offerings. Friends sits in a storefront space on the ground level of a shopping plaza. It's at the far right end, nearest the public parking lot. Look for the specials-advertising chalkboard on the sidewalk out front.