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Food and restaurants in Newport Beach

Top restaurants

Seafood Restaurant
“Nice place, good seafood. Upstairs bar great for discount sushi rolls at happy hour. Bay view.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Truly a hole in the wall local gem! Make sure to check this place out for brunch and try their breakfast burrito and famous chai latte with almond milk. Try to get there before 11am to avoid the crowd. It is worth the wait! ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The handmade ravioli is AMAZING ! The wine special are fantastic . The warm and excellent service makes each guest feel special and like family . ”
  • 36 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Part of Fashion Island. Upscale Italian restaurant. They let the kids make their own pizza. $$$”
  • 42 locals recommend
Café
“Breakfast/lunch/dinner place on the beach at Crystal Cove. They have a little outdoor bar where's there's usually no wait. Sunset spot, too.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Te Mexican Place in Newport Beach that is a go to if you want Mexican. Fun Bar. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Counter-service seafood market. One of our all time favorite restaurants. Best seafood in town. Amazing ahi poke burrito! Casual eats with indoor and outdoor seating. ”
  • 29 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Great food, date night/girls night, awesome bar. Part of the Houston's restaurant chain. Good service.”
  • 28 locals recommend

Cafes

Restaurant
“Truly a hole in the wall local gem! Make sure to check this place out for brunch and try their breakfast burrito and famous chai latte with almond milk. Try to get there before 11am to avoid the crowd. It is worth the wait! ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Café
“Breakfast/lunch/dinner place on the beach at Crystal Cove. They have a little outdoor bar where's there's usually no wait. Sunset spot, too.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Donut Shop
“Best donuts - hands down! Get here early because the line can get long on the weekends. ”
  • 37 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Enjoy food and drink in this open setting. Casual, but nice place to eat or drink! The food is great and the cocktail list, too!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Café
“Another solid coffee spot - a little more 'mainstream' but still very high quality and delicious all around!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“This is one of our top three favorite breakfast/brunch spots. Our usual order is either the Berry Waffle or the Santa Fe Eggs Benedict - and don't forget the mimosas!”
  • 19 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“Healthy, quick and very convenient , just at the end of the alley. Good for coffee and breakfast. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Café
“Great mexican fusion breakfast spot. Indoor and outdoor seating and great food. Just off 18th street. ”
  • 23 locals recommend

Bakeries

Donut Shop
“Best donuts - hands down! Get here early because the line can get long on the weekends. ”
  • 37 locals recommend
Café
“Great causal local place for breakfast. The best donuts and the huge breakfast burritos!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bakery
“Amazing French bakery-cafe offering pastries, sandwiches & salads, cakes, cheese, coffee and traditional baguettes baked all day.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bagel Shop
“Absolutely the best bagels in southern CA. I'm biased here but this place is amazing. Every type of bagels including breakfast egg bagels. Try the California Breakfast Bagel. This is a local favorite, and you'll see plenty of locals come here. This is an easy walk 15-20 minute walk. Order at the counter and find a seat or grab it to go. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bakery
“Excellent French breakfast/brunch site. Very popular with locals and their families and pets. Outside seating and inside cafe seating available. They also make specialty Crepes and have a gellato station. Place your order at the counter and take a seat as the food will be served to your numbered table. The same plaza contain other restaurants, Ralph's grocery store, and CVS drug store for your travel needs. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
“Right at newport pier. Best doughnuts around. Ham and cheese croissants are good. Say hi to our very old friend Sandy at the counter.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“Serves great donuts & donuts and of course, the famous Balboa Bars and Frozen Bananas. They also have cookies and ice cream for dessert runs after dinner.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bakery
“Sprinkles and next door Sprinkles Ice Cream offers up exotic flavors. Can get busy”
  • 8 locals recommend