A Restaurant 3334 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA92663 A Restaurant sits on the West Coast Highway, just opposite Newport Harbor and the marina. It's a historic spot that…More began as The Arches Restaurant way back in 1926. Since then, it's undergone renovations and a rechristening, but it retains an old-world charm. The vibe inside is classic and classy, with leather banquettes, low lighting, a cozy fireplace and a bar. The menu covers American classics from oysters on the half shell to hamburgers and sandwiches to fried chicken, surf and turf, and steaks. Daily specials rotate, and there's a full bar and wine list. Dessert stretches beyond plated dishes to include dessert wines, ports and cocktails.