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328 Glenneyre St, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 (Forest Avenue)
9497158234
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4:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Open Daily at 5pm. Ongoing specials: Monday ~ $39 Prix Fixe, Tuesdays...
Open Daily at 5pm. Ongoing specials: Monday ~ $39 Prix Fixe, Tuesdays ~ Small plates, Wednesday ~ No corkage
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Fine Dining

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  • 47
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Cool vibe, sit at the bar or open kitchen, you = adventurous diner

We sat at the bar, which is always interactive and lively. Rose' on a hot 90 degree day in March was the perfect drink, the wine and cocktail list is very fine. Many interesting people at the bar for an after work or pre function cocktail at 6pm, and soon the dining room filled up. I personally... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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  • Fine Dining
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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portland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

We sat at the bar, which is always interactive and lively. Rose' on a hot 90 degree day in March was the perfect drink, the wine and cocktail list is very fine. Many interesting people at the bar for an after work or pre function cocktail at 6pm, and soon the dining room filled up. I personally found the menu... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Outstanding dining experience! We started with the ravioli appetizer recommended by our server and it was great. We also had the brussel sprouts and they aren't to be missed. We also had the skirt steak, short ribs and Hawaiin Ono. Each dish was excellent and the service was very good. Can't wait to return.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Went here with a large group in January 2015. Service was great and really enjoyed every part of the meal. The tuna starter is a must.

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California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We were very eager to try Broadway. We made sure to save room for what we thought would be a meal to remember. When the menus arrived, we were at a loss for what to order ~ very strange items that just didn't sound appetizing. We've eaten everything - crocodile, turtle, sea cucumbers, sea urchins, fried crickets, ostrich, antelope, warthog,... More 

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113 reviews 113 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The food was excellent, as was the service. The atmosphere is lively. Overall, the four of us enjoyed our meal. I would dine there again.

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Irvine, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We were anticipating good food at this busy central Laguna Beach restaurant and our first plates did not disappoint. But it was downhill from there. Our entree was delayed, which can happen at the best of places. But the noise level steadily increased from our 6:30 reservation onwards. The walls are concrete, and it's a hardwood or other uncarpeted floor.... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We visited this restaurant on a Monday, when they have a prix fixe menu for $39, a good deal. I had the prix fixe and my husband chose from the regular menu. We both had lamb. I think my entree was smaller than his but not too small to complain. Everything was very tasty, especially the appetizers. It is hard... More 

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Irvine, CA
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398 reviews 398 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We had been meaning to try Broadway by Amar Santana for a while and finally made it. We went on a Saturday and it was buzzing. Interestingly, many of the tables were not seemingly having full meals. We, on the other hand, did. A couple of the dishes were very good -- the branzino in particular. I also liked the... More 

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We are a New York City based couple and with much anticipation, we entered Broadway Restaurant to ring in the New Year with friends and good food- the restaurant was down right awful - lets hope its not an indication of the year to come! The food was either overcooked or cold. Moreover, the dishes were unimaginative and some were... More 

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Orange County, Ca
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27 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I revisited Broadway by Amar Santana a few evenings ago and found it to be very good indeed, again, I am happy to report. The service was a tad slow on the uptake but once we got our menus and wine list and our order in everything was great. The food is very, very good and has a great combination... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 328 Glenneyre St, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
    (Forest Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: 9497158234

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining

Description

Open Daily at 5pm. Ongoing specials: Monday ~ $39 Prix Fixe, Tuesdays ~ Small plates, Wednesday ~ No corkage
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am

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