Nana San 3601 Jamboree Rd, Newport Beach, CA92660 Nana San is a very modern and upscale sushi bar and Japanese restaurant. The restaurant sells sushi at its finest,…More including rolls, tempura and sashimi, all made by Head Sushi Chef Ango Tei.
The Restaurant Dock 2816 Lafayette Rd, Newport Beach, CA92663 With a lovely back patio overlooking the water and boats, The Restaurant Dock offers an extensive wine menu and a…More beautiful wooden floor to ceiling wine rack. It is not very large, so you probably should make a reservation. The parking is cramped also.
Rothchild's Restaurant 2407 E. Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, CA92625 Rothchild's fine Italian restaurant is located in the heart of Corona del Mar and features an elegant lounge and a…More private wine cellar that is available for private parties. Happy hour is held daily from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and features $5 house wine and complimentary appetizers.
Gen Kai Japanese Restaurant 3344 E. Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, CA92625 Gen Kai is a Japanese ramen, teriyaki and sushi restaurant. The interior of the restaurant is tastefully decorated.…More Guests have the option of sitting at the sushi bar or at a table. Gen Kai offers happy hour from 2:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. on weekdays. On weekends happy hour is from 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., during which beer, hot sake and sushi rolls are all $5.
Picante Martin's Mexican Restaurant 320 Marine Ave, Newport Beach, CA92662 Rare among Mexican restaurants, Picante Martin's Authentic Mexican Food serves breakfast (machaca plate and chorizo) but…More it doesn't stop there. Visit this reliable spot for tortas, tacos, burritos and combination plates—and American sandwiches too, if you must. The setup is informal: order at the counter and then find a table inside. The restaurant is in the middle of the main shopping district in Balboa Island. Bonus: riding the ferry to get there.
Bear Flag Fish Company 407 31st St, Newport Beach, CA92663 The Bear Flag Fish Company specializes in fresh seafood and offers a large selection ranging from albacore to yellowtail…More tuna. It's an award winning combination market/restaurant that prides itself on quality delicacies.
Sabatino's 251 Shipyard Way, Newport Beach, CA92663 Tucked away on Shipyard Way, between the Blue Water Grill and Lido Peninsula Resort, is this family-owned Itailian…More restaurant, started back in Sicily in 1864. It has several intimate rooms with Italian frescos adorning the walls. Sabatino's offers a full menu of Italian fare.
Yi Dynasty Korean BBQ 1701 Corinthian Way, Newport Beach, CA92660 Yi Dynasty is a Korean BBQ restaurant serving authentic Korean Food and alcohol. It has been in business since 1990, but…More at this Newport location since 2000. The food is cooked with real charcoal on gas BBQs that are built into the tables. Daily lunch specials are available.
Five Crowns 3801 E. Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, CA92625 Five Crowns is a replica of the oldest inn in England, Ye Olde Bell, built in 1135. Both the exterior and interior of…More the restaurant are exquisitely decorated with antiques, paintings and lavish wood paneling. Popular items from the <a href="http://www.lawrysonline.com/five-crowns/menu/dinner">menu </a>include a selection of steak and seasonal seafood dishes.
Panera Bread 1348 Bison Ave, Newport Beach, CA92660 There's nothing like the smell of freshly baked bread, and that's what greets customers as soon as they walk into Panera…More Bread. The restaurant offers fresh deli sandwiches, salads, soups and more, all within a cozy atmosphere. A variety of breads are available daily.
Barolo Pizzeria Da Amici 220 Marine Ave, Newport Beach, CA92662 One of the newer restaurants in the Balboa Island shopping district, Barolo Pizzeria Da Amici serves an array of Italian…More dishes such as quattro formaggi and salsicce and funghi, along with panini sandwiches and caesar and traditional green salads. Marine Avenue shoppers enjoy stopping in for a slice to go. Alcohol is not served at this restaurant.
Kitayama 101 Bayview Pl, Newport Beach, CA92660 This popular Japanese restaurant is located just off Bristol Street. It has an elegant setting and beautiful traditional…More Japanese paintings and decor. There are also tables that have a view of a Japanese garden as well as private rooms and a sushi bar. It is open for lunch and dinner, with dinner served on the weekend only.
Azar's Gourmet Pizza 309 Palm St, Newport Beach, CA92661 This pizza place is in the center of Balboa Island, next to the Balboa Ferry. Offering homestyle Italian cooking since…More 1975 and open daily, the restaurant serves pizza, sandwiches, pastas and salads.
Baja Sharkeez 114 McFadden Pl, Newport Beach, CA92663 Baja Sharkeez is open late and has great music and food. People from their 20s to their 40s flock here on a regular…More basis. You can get your food to go, catered or dine-in.
Sage Restaurant 2531 Eastbluff Dr, Newport Beach, CA92660 Located in the East Bluff Village Center, Sage offers a menu that ranges from fresh fish to lamb, as well as appetizers…More and salads. The atmosphere is cozy and clientèle generally consists of locals. There is a full bar and an extensive wine list with bottles in every price range.
The Quiet Woman 3224 E. Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, CA92625 The Quiet Woman defies the stereotype implied by its name; expect large crowds at this restaurant and bar. The Quiet…More Woman serves up all sorts of cuisine, everything from juicy burgers to hearty steaks and tons of internationally-inspired dishes are offered. For quick take-out, try the door for Little Woman right adjacent to the main restaurant.
Il Farro 111 21st Pl, Newport Beach, CA92663 Located on the Balboa Peninsula, just minutes from the Balboa Pier, is Il Farro, a great Italian restaurant. The…More restaurant serves farro, which is similar to spelt, with tiger shrimp and white wine or Italian sausage and pecorino, among other options. Inventive pizzas and salads are also made here. From Il Farro's brickfront patio you can catch the action on the street with the ocean in the background.
Tapas Restaurant 4253 Martingale Way, Newport Beach, CA92660 Not only a great place to eat, Tapas also has huge rooms for flamenco and salsa dancing. It even offers dance lessons,…More so everyone can get into the act. Spanish art decorates the walls, and there is a suit of armor in the lobby.
Brasserie Pascal 327 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA92660 As one of six restaurants owned and created by Pascal Olhats, Brasserie Pascal is his latest addition to the Orange…More County area. Featuring fresh and delicious French food, the restaurant specializes in offering premium three-course prix fixe menus. Guests can indulge in specialties like mousse au chocolat, onion soup, steak au poivre and chicken cordon bleu, all for just $18 a person. The restaurant also offers a "surf and turf" menu item that features a filet mignon and half of a Maine lobster. The restaurant is located at Fashion Island in Newport Beach, and is available for large parties or private parties, including rehearsal dinners, showers and family reunions.
BJ's Restaurant is on Main Street near East Balboa Boulevard. This restaurant chain was established in 1978 in…More Santa Ana. Today BJ's has locations across the U.S. and features an amazing "wow" menu. It also serves its own award-winning handcrafted beers.</p>
<p>BJ's "wow" menu has everything from shareable appetizers to deep dish pizza to fresh Atlantic salmon. The restaurant also has a great lunch menu and features an innovative "Create Your Own Kids Meal" menu. BJ's has a large party menu as well, and all items can be ordered online.</p>
Newport Landing 503 E Edgewater Ave, Newport Beach, CA92661 Located in Balboa along the boardwalk, Newport Landing is a restaurant and oyster bar with a locally popular happy hour.…More Specializing in fresh seafood and prime steaks, the restaurant features an oyster bar upstairs and a dining room downstairs. Sunday brunch and happy hour drink specials are available, and customers can request banquet rooms for private parties of 20-75 guests.
At this Italian restaurant, "singing waiters" will belt out Broadway hits on command. Entrees include eight-ounce…More tenderloin veal, the Ai Ferry aged USDA Angus fillet, and ratatouille. For lighter eaters, asiago and gorgonzola salads are available. A large list of "food friendly" wines is on offer, and Regatta serves desserts such as lemon roulette and chocolate bread pudding. The restaurant is also available for private parties such as wedding receptions and birthdays. </p>
Gulfstream 850 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA92660 Gulfstream is owned by the Hillstone Restaurant Group, which is known primarily for its chain of popular Houston's…More restaurants. This location is one of two, with the other located in Century City. The menu is inspired by classic American seafood. All fish is served within 24 hours of being caught. It's tucked into the corner of Corona Del Mar Plaza.
Hakone 211 Marine Ave, Newport Beach, CA92662 Hakone is a Japanese sushi restaurant that prides itself on the presentation of its meals. Each dish is designed for…More diners to experience with all five senses. The restaurant has three tables and most customers pick up their orders to go. Hakone is located in the heart of downtown Balboa Island and is within walking distance of the boardwalk.
Coco's Family Restaurant 900 Bristol St N, Newport Beach, CA92660 Coco's is a family restaurant chain with locations across Western U.S. The feeling one has upon being seated is almost…More Zen-like. Soft music plays in the background and comfortable lighting prevails. Pale green and cream hanging lamps add to the relaxed atmosphere. Stop by for a burger, or visit the bakery for one of the freshly baked pies.
Bistro Le Crillon 2523 Eastbluff Dr, Newport Beach, CA92660 Located in the East Bluff Village Center, Bistro Le Crillon is a French restaurant featuring rare and fine wines and…More signature house specialities like wild game and cassoulet. The restaurant is open for dinner only and features patio seating. It is also a winner of <i>Wine Spectator</i>'s Best of Award of Excellence.
Great Mex 703 E Balboa Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92661 Great Mex is best known for $1 taco Tuesdays. The restaurant serves all the Mexican classics, including quesadillas,…More fajitas and shrimp tacos. Dine-in or take-out options available. The restaurant serves specialty drinks and has $1 beer on Tuesdays as well, but be prepared to wait in line.
Fuji Yama Restaurant 4511 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA92663 Fuji Yama Restaurant is an upscale Japanese pub-style spot with an elegant outdoor patio. Inside, a proper sushi bar and…More counter seating add to the authentic vibe. The menu offers a wide variety of sushi, sashimi and special rolls. A selection of imported sake and beer is also available.