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34665 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
949-298-4471
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11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Outdoor seating

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very good generous portion of fish and chips

Very good generous portions of fish and chips. Located in Dana Point Harbor...parking was a little hard to find this time...usually plenty of parking. 4 pieces of fish with a crispy batter.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
Mark H
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Irvine, California
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Outdoor seating
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62 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Laguna Niguel, California
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65 reviews 65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This local hangout used to be very good many years ago, but not anymore. We live locally and frequently go to the harbor for walks and to enjoy a meal. We stopped eating at this place about 2-3 years ago. This weekend we decided to give it another chance since we were pressed for time and did not want to... More 

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California
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100 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

A couple of weeks ago my boyfriend went here for lunch. He has been going there for years. He had the fish and chips and always ask them to substitute the fish for halibut. They always accommodate him even though it costs just a little bit extra. The halibut here is always fresh!

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Dana Point, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Great place to sit and relax. We also order our fresh oysters for the holidays there every year at Thanksgiving and Christmas. The place is amazing. You can place an order for any type of fish to take home to cook. Or you can dine there.

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Irvine, California
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193 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Very good generous portions of fish and chips. Located in Dana Point Harbor...parking was a little hard to find this time...usually plenty of parking. 4 pieces of fish with a crispy batter.

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Parker, Colorado
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98 reviews 98 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

This place is a little out of the way, hiding amongst the tourist traps but it is worth searching for. We split an order between two of us and had plenty. It took a few minutes to cook up a lunch just for us. Lightly battered fish and tasty chips, and cole slaw is pretty much all on the menu... More 

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Chino Hills, California
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108 reviews 108 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We were shocked by the amount of fish and chips and probably could have shared a meal. An order was four pieces of fresh fish lightly battered. Great to have more fish and less batter!!!! Fries were also very good and plentiful. Tartar sauce very tasty. I was not a fan of their coleslaw (very bland) although my husband liked... More 

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Ashland, Oregon
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104 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I had fish and chips at John's today. We waited in like for a few minutes, ordered our food and paid for it, about $36 for two orders plus small ice teas. When our food arrived they called our name and we carried the tray to the table. The portions of fish were huge, but they were... More 

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Lake Forest, California
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112 reviews 112 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

For the past 45 years, our family has enjoyed the traditional Fish & Chips platter at Jon's. The batter fried cod is crunchy on the outside while moist on the inside. Today, we opted out the fries for double cole slaw which is delicious. The same picnic tables and benches remain on the outside patio and the sea gulls are... More 

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Riverside, California
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359 restaurant reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Jon's is located in the small restaurant area near the Catalina Express and Dana Sport Fishing. They have an excellent seating area outside that lets you enjoy the sun and aroma of the sea. The menu is fairly simple. Fish and Chips, fish tacos and a variety of similar dishes. Everything we tried was good. Friendly people and a pleasant... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

If you like sword fish, this is the place to get it! They don't long-line, but rather use a harpoon, so the fish doesn't get dragged for hours and have it's muscle tissue get all worn out. It's firm and as fresh as you can every get unless you do it yourself! On many occasions we bring out of town... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 34665 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: 949-298-4471

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?