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La Sirena Grill - Laguna Beach

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347 Mermaid St., Laguna Beach, CA 92651
949-497-8226
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating
Description: The original La Sirena Grill. Reminiscent of a hole in the wall in old...
The original La Sirena Grill. Reminiscent of a hole in the wall in old Mexico. This location offers the finest in sidewalk dining.
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Visitor rating
  • 36
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
It's Busy for a Reason!

Love this place! Good, consistent food! Not much else to say because it's actually our favorite place to eat while staying in Laguna. No frills, easy ordering and efficient staff!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Richland, Washington
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Richland, Washington
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184 reviews 184 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Love this place! Good, consistent food! Not much else to say because it's actually our favorite place to eat while staying in Laguna. No frills, easy ordering and efficient staff!!

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Rocky Mount, NC
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55 reviews 55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

I got the fish burrito and it was the best I have ever had. My spouse got a fish salad that was very good also. It's a very small joint that only has outside sitting. Tiny. The locals recommended to us and it was the best place we ate.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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99 reviews 99 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We were looking for a quick yet tastey taco place before our afternoon at the beach, and La Sirena Grill was the place. Easy road-side access with street/meter parking. Delicious carne asada tacos and chips, with a variety of fresh salsas to choose from. Served quickly! Would come here again.

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Laguna Beach, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

La Sirena has great fresh Mexican. I love their salad with salmon. Very fresh organic greens. I go to both locations but the location on Mermaid Lane is a sweet little hidden gem in Laguna Beach, I love to go for lunch and sit at one of the (few) outside tables or get it to go and eat at the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

While recently staying at The Montage, this restaurant was recommended to me as a "locals favorite." It is across the street from the hotel and a short walk. Four of us ate there and I would say 3 out of 4 thought it was pretty good. They don't take reservations and it was pretty deserted on Sunday night although I... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This is a small restaurant on Mermaid Street close to downtown Laguna Beach -- just a block from Forest. It's my favorite Mexican restaurant and is loved by Laguna residents, but can be intermittently crowded when the high school crowd descends...still it's more than worth the wait. Also open for breakfasts, but closed on Sundays. My brother said he would... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I ordered the Blackened Salmon Salad that the young man behind the counter said was a local favorite...bad choice. The salmon was blackened alright, and had the texture of jerky. The mango in the salad had zero flavor, as did the avocado slices, and the dressing. The whole meal tasted like several flavorless ingredients tossed together with nothing bringing any... More 

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I traveled across the country to find this place and after using my GPS, I found it across from the Laguna Beach library. It really is just a holeinthewall, but the friendly staff and good food make it a must stop. Busy in the mid afternoon with to go orders and quick bite diners. My tacos were large and filling;... More 

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Sacramento, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Excellent fish tacos and salads are also really good. Large beer selection,with great service. I eat lunch at LA Sirena at least twice a week. Guys as far as a restaurant for a date, it has excellent food,but a restaurant with a million dollar view, would probably score higher in your dates mind.... Hal gives LA Sirena ☆☆☆☆☆☆ a six... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

They need to season their crane asada. It was disgusting and had no flavor. It tasted like old boils beef. If u visit please bring ur own adobo!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 347 Mermaid St., Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: 949-497-8226

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

The original La Sirena Grill. Reminiscent of a hole in the wall in old Mexico. This location offers the finest in sidewalk dining.
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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