We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Wind & Sea Restaurant

34699 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2989
949-496-6500
Website
Menu
Update restaurant details
Ranked #31 of 110 restaurants in Dana Point
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Dana Point Harbor Dr
Reserve with OpenTable
Update
The time you selected has already passed.
Write a Review

114 reviews from our community

71% Recommend
    39
    43
    18
    7
    7
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Southern California
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

The Wind and Sea Restaurant sits inside the entrance of the Harbor in Dana Point, California. The restaurant has inside and patio dining with large windows for indoor patrons to enjoy the scene of the water, boats, paddle boarders, and sunshine. The patio is lovely, with heating lamps and fresh air for cooler days and evenings. We had Calamari Steak... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

The Wind & Sea offers a lot of dining experiences, but I like their Sunday Brunch the best. Fresh food, extensive buffet and the price: perfect!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Santa Barbara, California
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 NEW

The views from this restaurant are very nice. The sun setting over the harbor was beautiful. The atmosphere in side was a bit loud but still enjoyable. The food was delicious. People next to us complained about their food. The waitress did everything she could to satisfy them. Even the cook came out to talk to them! Nice service. We... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Branson, Missouri
Top Contributor
175 reviews 175 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Great happy hour fish dishes and drinks. Sunday brunch has an omelet bar, eggs benedict, and other items. The restaurant is on the corner of the harbor water ways so the view is the best ever. Service is great.

Was this review helpful? Yes
KC
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

I have been to this restaurant several times and I am pleased each time. Whether you are sitting outside or inside, the water view is great. My Macadamia nut crusted mahi mahi was scrumptious. The chocolate covered coffee ice cream dessert my daughter-in-law ordered was out of this world. I like to begin the evening with a drink outside watching... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Durango, Colorado
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Very accommodating for our large group of 36. We had a great evening and the food was great as usual.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Laguna Hills, California
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

This restaurant has a dog friendly patio which we always bring our little pup to. The food is great especially the calimari rings and the seared AHI tuna. Great view of the Dana point harbor and passing boats

Was this review helpful? Yes
Centennial, CO
Top Contributor
150 reviews 150 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I was part of a group of 13 adults for dinner on a Saturday evening. Three servers were assigned to our table and they treated all of us perfectly from the moment we arrived to the last dessert. Nothing was missed from the wine order and drinks to the appetizers and main entree. The starters of calamari strips, artichoke hearts... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southern Cal
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Good happy hour with music and a lively crowd. Overpriced fish and steaks served by young ( ala Chart House) servers. Typically not a locals choice as there are better in the harbor but one of the best view tables right on the water that you are going to find.

Was this review helpful? Yes
castaic
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

The food was good, I had shrimp salad. My husband had fish & chips. Wait service very attentive.Good harbor view.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Wind & Sea Restaurant also viewed

Dana Point, Orange County
Dana Point, Orange County
 

Been to Wind & Sea Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Wind & Sea Restaurant, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing