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Broadway by Amar Santana

328 Glenneyre St, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
9497158234
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Ranked #19 of 151 Restaurants in Laguna Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Forest Avenue
Description: Open Daily at 5pm. Ongoing specials: Monday ~ $39 Prix Fixe, Tuesdays ~ Small plates, Wednesday ~ No corkage
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  • English first
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  • Russian first
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English first
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

First time visiting Broadway, what a fantastic meal! Every course was fresh and made in house, from the pate/prosciutto/pickles on the charcuterie appetizer, roasted beet salad, and the absolutely great skirt steak entrée. Great vibe and atmosphere, with a comfortable bar area as well. Will be back for sure!

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Portland, Oregon
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76 reviews 76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Beef sliders, Brussels sprouts, Jose, James, and Sauvignon blanc made for a fun and savory experience. We ate, and enjoyed, the pork and the lobster salad (beautifully plated) as well, but the sliders and sprouts were out of this world. We also truly enjoyed the panna cotta. James was friendly and answered all of our questions, and Jose was a... More

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los angeles
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183 reviews 183 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We ate here for the second time. I remembered it being great, this time even better. Brussel sprouts, Hamachi ( though small serving), octopus, skirt steak, kale caesar, heirloom tomatoes - all great. Creative, delicious sauces and preparation. Fantastic cocktails. Good looking crowd in a chic room. Lively so a little loud. All our food came out quickly, very quickly... More

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Laguna Hills, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Celebrated our Wedding Anniversary at Broadway and it was an amazing dinner and overall experience. We arrived early and sat at the bar where we had a proper handcrafted cocktail and enjoyed the lively ambiance. The Somm noticed that we had brought our own wine and decanted it immediately so it would be ready to drink when we took our... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Great eats at the former site of 5 Feet, an eclectic menu that is every bit as good as others in the area with the highest Zagat ratings. Nice bar and a happening atmosphere.

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Houston, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Menu and quality of food delicious will return. Sunday evening was packed lots of energy however service was slow we had to request numerous times for drinks, etc. when they brought out coffee men served first and mine was served at least 10 minutes later, what's up with that? While not happy about the service last night, likely will return.... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

From the moment we arrived we guessed that this was not going to be a night to remember for the right reasons. We were ignored by the maitre d' in favour of someone she knew. The cocktail menu was poor and the waiter and his team didn't even know what a white cosmo was. The bone marrow was simply poor.... More

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Redondo Beach, CA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Took a close friend to Broadway for a special birthday treat. We shared a charcutterie plate, branzino entree and brussell sprout side (and half-bottle of Pinot). Everything was delicious and perfectly prepared. But what impressed me most was the service. Despite being a higher-end establishment, every staff member (host, wait staff...) was friendly, warm and truly service-oriented.Looking forward to returning... More

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Los Angeles, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

My reviews are honest and right to the point - so here it goes... The food was amazing. Service was great. Pricing a bit high - but well worth it. I'll go back again and would absolutely recommend it to a friend...a sure sign we loved it.

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Chesterfield, Missouri, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Very cool vibe both sophisticated and trendy...... The way Chef Amar Santana plates food is unique and fun. My wife and I shared Spanish octopus A LA Plancha appetizer that was incredible. For entree's I had dry aged Sonoma duck Breast (best duck I ever had) and my wife had Mediterranean Branzino (melted in her mouth). Sides- Japanese eggplant and... More

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