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Five Crowns

3801 E Coast Hwy, Corona del Mar, CA 92625
949 760 0331
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $25 - $35
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, English, Irish, British
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Poppy
Transit: Pacific Coast Highway and Poppy on the #1 Bus.
Description: Five Crowns, a charming replica of one of England's oldest country inns and a Corona del Mar landmark, offers warm hospitality and cozy fireplaces set among authentic antiques and period paintings. Enjoy the sunlit Greenhouse and colorful English garden as well. Expect award-winning food and wine, exceptional service and distinctive style that have made it a dining destination since 1965.
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English first
Chino Hills, California
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

BROWN ON THE OUTSIDE, PINK IN THE INSIDE, JUICY, SUPER SOFT AND TENDER, IT MELTS IN YOUR MOUTH!!! Five Crowns' prime rib that is. It is way better than Fleming's Sunday prime rib! Their service is also unmatched. But even better, their prices are far more reasonable than Fleming's, Ruth's Chris, or Morton's! There's more, their beautiful dining area with... More

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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

My husband used to come here when he was a child so we went recently while on vacation in Newport. It was so delicious and beautifully lit at night. We loved the decor and the outdoor seating was so cozy and lovely. My husband got the prime rib (like butter it was so tender!) and I got a wedge salad... More

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Ladera Ranch, California, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My wife and I had been going to Five Crowns since we got engaged 12 years ago. We were going every year, on our anniversary, as a tradition. 2 1/2 years ago, late Nov 2011, we arrived and were told the menu had changed to be more "Napa" like. The Fillets were good but not great, service was horrible and... More

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Corona del Mar, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This restaurant never fails to deliver - year after year the staff remains excellent and the food is always dependable - new additions help the menu but the mainstays are what keeps us coming back

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Irvine CA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Five Crowns is a very good fine dining restaurant but falls a little short from offering an excellent fine dining experience. The prime rib was very good but the mash potatoes were only warm, not hot, and the gravy was almost without flavor. Service was very good but again was slightly less than extraordinary. Ambiance would have been improved with... More

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Yorba Linda, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I have been going to this restaurant since I was a small child. I've always loved it and there are many wonderful memories associated with this restaurant. My husband and I really enjoy the atmosphere and the food. This restaurant is owned by Lawreys. They are famous for prime rib, & creamed corn. That is want we ordered and it... More

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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237 reviews 237 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Read about this restaurant on trip advisor and it lived up to its reputation. We were greeted properly and seated immadeately. Then the waitress came right over and took a drink order. The mojito was good the cosmopolitans was bitter, think they forgot something. We were here for the food anyway. For apps we had the lobster bisque which was... More

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Laguna Woods, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

If you like prime rib, this the place to come. Meat is prepared exactly to your liking. The popovers are outstanding. Service is excellent and friendly.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The carolers are outstanding. The food is very good. The atmosphere is warm, but a little crowded. Reservations during the Xmas Seasons are a must. The place is worth a visit during the rest of the year as well.

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Good energy, great food for the atmosphere and a really good beer selection. I was happy with everything we ordered definitely try the chili its really amazing

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