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Ports O Call

545 reviews
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$30 and under
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  • Waterfront (12)
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  • Scenic View (10)
Ports O’ Call Waterfront Dining is everything that a waterfront dining should be, the setting, the food the service, in a comfortable unrushed atmosphere that is simultaneously cozy and classy, equally suited for romantic dinners and business conference.
Our menu is quite varied but not overwhelming, definitely there are enough choices to ensure that every guests dining preferences will be accommodated. Ports O Call Restaurant has a well deserved reputation for serving only the finest, freshly prepared cuisine and for its skilled courteous staff, dedicated to making each guest’s dining experience a memorable occasion.
Happy Hour:
Monday to Friday 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm ( No happy hour on major holidays ) $4.00 for house wine,
domestic beer and premium well drinks. Complementary appetizers, and half price on selected food items
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Seafood, Steak, American
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Hours of operation
Monday 11:30 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday 11:30 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday 11:30 AM - 8 PM
Thursday 11:30 AM - 8 PM
Friday 11:30 AM - 9 PM
Saturday 11:30 AM - 9 PM
Sunday Brunch 9:30 AM - 2 PM
Sunday 2:30 PM - 8 PM
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Phone number
(310) 833-3553
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Ruben Guerrero
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Our Banquet Facility is a South Bay's Best 2015 & 2016 featuring Stunning Panoramic Views, 6 Banquet Rooms, 3 Outdoor Venues, Gardens and Fountains.
Specially designed packages for all Occasions.
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Cross street
Harbor Blvd
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Parking details
Thousands of free parking spots available, steps from our front door.
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Jazz on the Waterfront: Wednesdays at 7pm
TGIF: Andy & Renee on the Patio
April though September: Party on the Patio features Handmade Food Al Fresco and Live entertainment Wednesday thru Sunday.
No cover or minimum. Just Great Entertainment
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Special events & promotions
South Bay's Best Sunday Champagne Brunch, 10am - 3pm each Sunday.
Enjoy Made-to-Order Omelettes, Pasta Bar, Fajita Bar, Sushi, Prime-meats Carvery, Cold Seafood Bar, Pastry and Dessert Display, and all of your traditional breakfast favorites. Featuring Robert Leach on the Acoustical Guitar.
And, get the first SPIRIT CRUISES Harbor Cruise of the day FREE with your Brunch at Ports O' Call Waterfront Dining.
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

If you want waterfront views you've come to the right place! Our two story restaurant situated in the heart of Los Angeles harbor has panoramic views from the Vincent Thomas Bridge to the Los Angeles Breakwater. We have multiple banquet facilities to accommodate parties of up to 400 people.

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What 545 People Are Saying
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96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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csarchibald (San Diego)
4.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

We have been coming to Ports O Call for over 40 years. They have consistently very good food and excellent service. We love to sit and watch the boats and ships go by.

AnaM (San Diego)
3.0  Dined on February 16, 2018

Cute waterfront restaurant! Waitress sis t smile and was quite in a rush even though it was not busy. She was very short and did not like to make recommendations. The food was just ok, nothing stood out as spectacular.

5.0  Dined on February 15, 2018

What an enjoyable evening with really great food! Our wait on Valentines Day was no issue at all, the view of the water and the jazz band were icing on the cake.

BSB4MD (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

This was our third time dining here... The food and ambiance were great! It was Valentine's Day, and they had a special menu! The value for the special Valentine's menu was excellent! We Look forward to our next visit....

ANonyMouse (Orange County)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

A bit disorganized due to nearby construction, but follow the signs for Ports O'Call Village and you will get there. Great quiet waterfront dining experience, sometimes giant ocean liners and cruise ships go right by the windows. Salmon was done just like I like it. Lots of space, especially outdoors. Nice bar. Boarded-up buildings all around, under major renovation, not much walking, no shopping. Too-loud Latino restaurant with bad food and bad music not far away, ignore it. Ports O'Call restaurant is quiet.

MarkP (Phoenix)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

Was a great place to eat. Amazing atmosphere and overlooks the water. Prices are a bit high.

MemoriesRus (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

Food & service was outstanding! Would definitely eat here again and refer to friends!

JordanH (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 4, 2018

Totally going back again and AGAIN!! The Sunday Brunch is simply AMAZING! Endless mimosas, so many food choices and the omelette was so divine. Did I mention the view yet? Because the view is over looking the gorgeous water, so bring a sweater because it can be a bit chilly. The waiters and waitresses were just so nice and the host as well. They even gave us complimentary whale watching tickets which is what we wanted to do in the first place! So I was so thankful for that! Go support this place it's amazing! Worth every penny!

OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on February 3, 2018

Had the shrimp po boy during dine la and it was great with a great value at 20 for a meal by the ocean

JRSJAG (Los Angeles)
4.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

very friendly servers; love the food selections. very ample servings. great view of the water
would definitely go back again

DebT (Los Angeles)
3.0  Dined on January 18, 2018

Food was delicious and service was nice, but rushed. We had a 7:30 reservation on a night they closed at 8:30 and were rushed through our meal. We went during dineLA and were sat without the dineLA menu so when our server came to take our drink order, we asked for it. Immediately upon returning with the menu she asked for our drink order again. The dineLA menu included drinks but we didn't have a chance to look at it yet. I was still eating my entree when they brought out the dessert and since I didn't want my ice cream to melt, I packed up my meal.

I just wished instead of rushing us through our meal, they just didn't take reservations that "close" to closing.

It's not a "fancy" place but the food and ambiance definitely creates a bit of fine dining feel. People should at least be given 90 minutes to enjoy a 3 course meal.

OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on January 14, 2018

Always a lovely time and a very affordable price for brunch. They should have more vegetarian options.

OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on January 13, 2018

My husband and I had such an amazing time. This was our first visit as I always wanted to go and after my first experience I will be going back. Great service, great food and great scenery!

Quicksilver (Orange County)
5.0  Dined on January 7, 2018

Place needs to be remodeled. Otherwise, the food was great. Service was awesome. Value outstanding. The view of the water and ships/boats passing is relaxing and interesting. Simply outstanding. And not very crowded. Was a hotspot 35 years ago when I proposed to my wife here, but without any building or even cosmetic improvements, this place has been forgotten by most. Nonetheless, definitely a hidden gem.

InglewoodFan1 (Orange County)
5.0  Dined on January 3, 2018

Excellent food, service and location. Good value too!

OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

Wonderful New Year Eve Dinner, We will dine there again.

OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

One of the best brunch buffets in California !! Outstanding customer service , fresh food every round , endless champagne , still thinking about my meal hours later 😋

OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on December 30, 2017

Service was good and very tentative to our needs.

OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
3.0  Dined on December 29, 2017

The food is normally very good. But today my lobster was super dry and had no flavor.

LisaSkywalker (Munich)
3.0  Dined on December 26, 2017

The food was solid but way overpriced. The service was very friendly and attentive.