Balboa Peninsula Fire Station 1 110 E Balboa Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92661 Balboa Peninsula Fire Station 1 is located conveniently between Balboa Island and Lido Isle. This fire station serves…More these two communities with an average response time of less than five minutes. It provides 24-hour protection to all residents and visitors. The department's goals are to reduce the loss of life and property from fire, medical, marine and environmental emergencies. The fire department uses education, prevention and hazard reduction to promote safety.
Mary Hardesty Realty 108 Agate Ave, Newport Beach, CA92662 Located on beautiful Balboa Island, Mary Hardesty Realty is located 30 seconds from the ferry that takes people to and…More from the Balboa Peninsula. Hardesty and her assistant, Erika, are the two brokers there. They have been serving clients' needs on the island and the area since 1971.
Balboa Island Hotel 127 Agate Ave, Newport Beach, CA92662 This three-room B&B is located just minutes from the ferry going to the Balboa Peninsula and back. It's a 15 - 20…More minute walk to the one main street on the island, but it is a very pleasant walk. Be sure to book ahead as it is the only hotel on the island. The prices are reasonable.
Opaso's Balboa Thai Cafe 209 Palm St, Newport Beach, CA92661 This Thai eatery in Newport on the Balboa peninsula is next to the Class of '47 bar. Authentic Thai specialties…More such as chicken sate and coconut soup are favorites. It's only open for dinner.
Balboa Sushi 21 600 E Bay Ave, Newport Beach, CA92661 Located at the Balboa Fun Zone on the Peninsula, it looks bigger than it is from the outside. The owner is Korean. Lots…More of locals eat here, despite its tourist location. This place has good rolls, which are good size. It also serves salmon bowls.
Newport China Kitchen 2727 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 Newport China Kitchen, in the Newport Peninsula Center at Balboa Peninsula, serves authentic Chinese cuisine in a casual…More setting. The menu offers popular chow mein noodles; stir-fried wok treats such as Emperor's Chicken and Buddha Vegetable Delight; and steamed and fried dumplings filled with seafood, vegetables or pork. All ingredients are fresh. Delivery is available only in the evening.
76 Gasoline 3401 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 This 76 Gas Station is located at the entrance to the Balboa Peninsula and it is the only gas station on the peninsula…More so make sure to check your gas gauge before traveling on the peninsula. It is a gas refueling station only and there is no mechanic on board. 767 also has an air pump and tools to wash the windows. There isn't a convenience store that is common at most 76 Gas Stations. The pumps accept credit and debit cards, or there is an attendant on duty who accepts cash. For full service, there are other stations on the mainland.
Cannery Rentals 2919 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 The Cannery Rental Agency is located in the heart of the beautiful Balboa Peninsula. It specializes in beach rentals,…More either on the peninsula, or in the other surrounding beach communities. Cannery makes it very simple for clients who either want a property on the water, or near the water. Here, on the peninsula, it varies from waterfronts that overlook the marina bay, or others that sit directly on the pristine Newport Beaches. Cannery offers rentals for long term, seasonal or weekly.
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.
The Blue Beet Cafe 107 21st Pl, Newport Beach, CA92663 One of the older eating establishments on Balboa Peninsula, if not the oldest. It is set back off the street a few…More yards, with a brick patio and a few tables in front. It is the place to meet on the Balboa Peninsula. It's a funky old blues, jazz and rock 'n' roll club, built back in 1912. The atmosphere is palpable with several stories, an ocean view from the small patio, a dance floor, and cozy booths. The joint is hopping with live music every night of the week. They have great draft beers, a full wine selection, and fabulous steaks and seafood. Also, they have a fantastic martini bar, with seriously experienced martini bartenders.
Newport Cruisers 2233 W Balboa Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 This is the new location of Newport Cruisers, the popular bike shop on the Balboa Peninsula. It is located steps away…More from the surf and sand and the famous pier at the end of the peninsula. It sells bikes but is also famous for its bike rental program for tourists. Bicycle riding is key to island life and locals come to this shop for basic repairs and to purchase bike accessories such as locks, baskets and lights. It is known for its expert service, but also affordable prices. It stocks such brands as Electram, Skull & Bones and of course, Schwinn, the popular iconic American cycle company. For rentals, it has different pricing dependant on various makes and types. It also stocks two-wheeled baby carts that attach to the adult cycles.
Peninsula Rose Tattoo 3333 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 Peninsula Rose Tattoo is located at the entrance to the beautiful Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach. It is a…More full-service tattoo parlor offering black and white, color and native designs. It has a portfolio of designs to select from or the artists can also create an original design from client's sketches or doodles. It also has a selection of tribal designs, as well as a catalog of the Japanese School of Tattoo Design. Peninsula Rose can also alter or remove current tattoos. The artists use natural inks and organic dies and have the latest state-of-the-art sterilization equipment for the tattoo tools.
SSN Consulting 2727 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 The office for SSN Consulting is located in the Newport Peninsula Center, a busy strip mall in the center of Balboa…More Peninsula. It is headed by its founder, Alan Eiler, a computer and business consultant who has worked for such companies as Microsoft, Oracle and Sequel projects. In 1996, he formed KORE, an entertainment and business management company. This office is by appointment only, or you may see Eiler out on the nearby surf of Newport Beach, where he and his associates are known to conduct business meetings while surfing.
Toddland 2929 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 Toddland offers a variety of its own branded sportswear and athletic apparel for men and women that are made with…More earth-friendly fabrics and designs influenced by its location in the Balboa Peninsula and the sun, sand and sea. Most of the items are waterproof and resist fading. Selections available at this and other select boutiques and online include T-shirts with cool sayings and designs, shorts, skirts and jackets.
Pizza Pete's 701 E Edgewater Ave, Newport Beach, CA92661 Located on the picturesque boardwalk at Balboa Peninsula, Pizza Pete's serves up sandwiches, pastrami, hot dogs, sodas…More and, of course, its namesake dish. It offers a daily deal of two slices of pizza and a soda for $6. A cheap and cheerful fast food joint, whether you're strolling on the boardwalk or hanging out at the beach.
Swellegant Vintage Clothing 3409 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 Located on the Balboa Peninsula, Swellegant carries a variety of clothing for both men and women from the 1950s, 1960s…More and 1970s. The store also features accessories such as belts, hats and handbags. New merchandise arrives weekly.
This boutique offers women's accessories, dresses, beachwear, sunglasses, jewelry, handbags, and hats.
Kathryn…More Aleen's is on the boardwalk in the Balboa Peninsula, next to Azar's Pizza.
Peninsula Park A St & E Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA92661 This park, located near the Balboa Pier and the beach, is a popular spot for everything from sports games and picnics to…More weddings and other special events. There is an athletic field and play equipment. The park also has a gazebo (with electricity) that can be rented. Make reservations early.
Bay Arcade 706 E Bay Ave, Newport Beach, CA92661 The Bay Arcade has provided fun and friendly entertainment since the 1950s. Your friends and family can enjoy a day…More building memories that will last a lifetime. It's located down the Balboa Peninsula on the bay side.
Laventina's Big Cheese Pizza 2819 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 Laventina's Big Cheese Pizza is located along the Balboa Peninsula. This old-fashioned pizza shop provides freshly baked…More dough and homemade tomato sauce. Other popular menu items include hot submarine sandwiches, salads, wings and grilled ribs. Catering, take-out and delivery options are available.
Stone Building 123 Agate Ave, Newport Beach, CA92662 Stone Building is located a minute from the ferry to Balboa Peninsula and has been on the island for five years now. The…More business provides services for local moving and storage, not long distance, and also does property management. Always call for an appointment.
The office for Westport Properties is located in the Newport Peninsula Center, a shopping mall that is in the middle…More of the Balboa Peninsula. Westport is a real estate agency that deals with the Newport Beach area, as well as the neighboring beach communities of Southern California. It deals with the seasonal renting of properties nestled on this prime beach peninsula, as well as beach front properties in Laguna Beach, Huntington and Seal Beaches.
It also is a registered broker who will assist in the purchasing of a new residential property in this area. Westport Properties also has a number of properties listed in foreclosure or for sale.
Russell Surf Boards 2301 W Balboa Blvd, Newport Beach, CA92663 This is the new location for the Russell Surf Boards Shop, which has relocated from a spot across the street. It carries…More a complete line of Russell brand surf boards in all sizes, lengths and weights. It's one of the smaller surf shops in the area, but hard-core surfers swear Russell equipment is the best. The shop is located in the heart of the surfing world of Southern California and it is steps away from the beaches and the pier of Balboa Peninsula. The owner is a professional surfer so he and his associates offer sound advice for picking the perfect board. It also offers surfing lessons which are given to all ages and levels of surfing capabilities. Boasting factory-direct pricing, it's been a staple since 1967.