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Best Waterfront Restaurants in Santa Ana


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A photo of A+O Restaurant | Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary American • Newport Beach
Booked 17 times today
A+O Restaurant | Bar, Balboa Bay Resort’s waterfront restaurant and bar featuring casual California cuisine, is the place to enjoy food and drinks with friends and family. Featuring expertly crafted cocktails, local brews, and shareable plates, the restaurant’s nautical inspiration reflects the Bayfront setting. Guests can enjoy casual indoor and outdoor seating, including fire pits and live entertainment. We accept reservations of all sizes. On special holidays, your table will be reserved for 1 hour 30 minutes for parties up to 2; 2 hours for parties up to 6; and 2 hours 30 minutes for parties up to 7+. Please call the restaurant (949) 6304285 for parties over 4 guests for individualized service. We offer a large party menu serving (14-36) guests please call (949) 630-4283.
A photo of Rusty Pelican Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Seafood • Newport Beach
Booked 82 times today
With spectacular waterfront views and an eclectic menu of fresh seafood and tender steaks, it's no wonder Rusty Pelican has become a Newport Beach dining destination. We are proud to be a recipient of Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence for 2011-2020 – a distinction bestowed upon only the nation's premier restaurants.
A photo of Lido Bottle Works restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Newport Beach
Booked 35 times today
Lido Bottle Works is a waterfront restaurant as mentioned in the description and echoed in several reviews. One review mentions 'Great view of the marina' and another highlights 'Beautiful view…. on the water'. The restaurant offers outdoor dining along the walkway, providing a relaxing harbor-view experience.
A photo of Louie's by the Bay restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary Italian • Newport Beach
Booked 50 times today
Louie’s by the Bay is a modern Italian steakhouse located on the waterfront along picturesque Mariners Mile in Newport Beach. With a 180-degree view of Newport Bay, a warm elegant design, and exceptional service, Louie's brings an unparalleled dining experience to Newport Beach. The restaurant is the latest addition from Ron Salisbury of El Cholo and The Cannery. The menu features authentic charcuterie and antipasti, unique pastas, prime steaks and chops, classic Italian desserts, and a truly exceptional wine list. Open for dinner nightly, with a lively and late-night cocktail scene. A presto!Join us for Bottomless Sparkling Brunch!
A photo of The Dock restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Newport Beach
Booked 11 times today
THE DOCK located in NEWPORT BEACH CALIFORNIA requires a valid credit card to book reservations online via OpenTable and via our website or you may contact The Dock at 949-673-3625 to provide your credit card. We have a 24 hr cancellation policy. The Dock reserves the right to cancel your reservation without a guarantee. VOTED TOP 10 RESTAURANTS IN ORANGE COUNTY 2022 BY OPENTABLE DINERS! Our quaint, waterfront venue offers fresh air patio dining with an infused contemporary American menu. WE DO NOT ACCEPT TALE REQUEST. We are a very small intimate restaurant with 12 tables and every table has a view of the bay. No pets only ADA defined trained service animals. Corkage Fee is $75 per 750ml, maximum one 750 ml for parties up to 4, maximum of two 750ml for parties 5 or more, as long as wine is not represented on our list. Corkage not available for private events. Parties of 5-7 have an automatic 20% service charge. Parties 8+ have an automatic 23% service charge.
A photo of Jolie restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Huntington Beach
Booked 88 times today
Upscale waterfront dining brought to you by the team behind The Goldfinch (Irvine, CA) & The 908 (Long Beach, CA).
A photo of Tavern House Kitchen + Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Newport Beach
Booked 34 times today
Tavern House is the creation of restaurateurs David Wilhelm and Gregg Solomon who have developed numerous Orange County restaurants over the past 25 years, including Kachina, Bistro 201, Barbacoa, Chat Noir, Diva, Sorrento Grille and French 75. The menu reflects a collection of Chef Wilhelm's popular signature seafood and comfort food dishes. A large centrally located bar drives a vibrant night time scene in what is arguably one of the best view locations in Newport Harbor. It also has fireplace lit, 50 seat private room for banquets.
A photo of Zinqué - Newport restaurant
Price: Moderate
• French • Newport Beach
Booked 58 times today
From early morning to early morning. A high design, low-key neighborhood restaurant with French-inspired dishes, small plates & uniquely curated wine/beer selection. Featuring Lido Village's most amazing view outdoor patio. SUN – THURS Bar open til 11pm / Kitchen open til 10pm | FRI + SAT Bar open til 1am / Kitchen open til 12am | MON – FRI All craft cocktails & wines by the glass $12 from 4 – 6pm (zin-kæ)
A photo of Bluewater Grill- Newport Beach restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Seafood • Newport Beach
Booked 81 times today
Bluewater Grill- Newport Beach is a waterfront restaurant with a historic location overlooking the Newport Beach bay. It offers fresh seafood and American fare. Customers rave about the delightful atmosphere on the outdoor patio overlooking the water, and the beautiful waterfront seating. The patio on the water is a favorite spot for many. The restaurant's bay view, with the view of the boats docked nearby, adds to the charm.
A photo of Sunday Seafood Brunch at Balboa Bay Resort restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Seafood • Newport Beach
Booked 2 times today
Every Sunday, Balboa Bay Resort offers a Seafood Sunday Brunch featuring buffet stations of classics and new favorites in our beautiful waterfront Lighthouse Room. Located on the stunning Newport Harbor in beautiful Newport Beach, the Balboa Bay Resort is the perfect spot for Sunday brunch with friends and family. Enjoy favorites including Latin Spiced Prime Rib, Pan Seared Striped Bass, Lobster, Crab Claws, Omelets, and so much more!Outdoor Seating is available upon first come first serve basis!
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