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Crystal Cove Shake Shack

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7408 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92657
(949) 497-9666
Today
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best Breakfast Date

We visited this place on Valentines Day. Reservations are encouraged but if you arrive early, they can seat you in 30-40minutes. we arrived at 8am and without reservation, the line was already long. Still we only waited for 20 minutes. The view is amazing, the restaurant is just located in front... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 15, 2015
Eillen B
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English first
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We visited this place on Valentines Day. Reservations are encouraged but if you arrive early, they can seat you in 30-40minutes. we arrived at 8am and without reservation, the line was already long. Still we only waited for 20 minutes. The view is amazing, the restaurant is just located in front the water. The food is excellent. We order the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Great shakes! Great view to go with it too. We took the stairs up from the beach and had lunch. We had hot dogs & grilled cheese for the kids, the adults had vegwichs. The food was ok - next time we will just go for the shakes!

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Sachse, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

There is an incredibly long line and wait.... but its worth it. It is a little pricey- but the burgers and shakes are worth it. The kids loved the shakes- there are a ton of flavors... something so everyone. Burgers are so good. Be prepared to wait awhile... but just enjoy the ocean breeze and spectacular view. We will come... More 

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dubai
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Incredible view of the sea with the best (healthiest) burger I've had to date ~ Try the tuna burger, it consists of huge chunks of seared ahi tuna in wasabi mayo and greens worth $10

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Olympia, Washington
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Shake Shack is just up the steps from the beach with seating overlooking the surf serving as a destination for us during our early morning walks from Newport Coast . My favorite menu item is a beef burger. Not possible when with my daughters who insist I go for a veggie burger . Do have a shake and if someone... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Great views, good service, good food , decent value, with a very clean kitchen on general view. This is an iconic stop on the Pacific highway and as such it's great fun and worth stopping off for. As is a short walk into the historic quarter near by. This place can get busy with cars queuing to get into the... More 

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California
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1,684 reviews 1,684 reviews
537 restaurant reviews
630 helpful votes 630 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

I think that this place is more about nostalgia than food or value. Prices are very high and the food, frankly, is just average. I will not return.

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Mission Viejo, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The kids like it. Last time it was $18 for three shakes. They were good but I thought that was a bit pricey for milk and a straw.

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Alta Loma, California
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194 reviews 194 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We came here after a drs appointment at Hogue hospital. It is located on a bluff overlooking the ocean. I was nice and relaxing (and exactly what we needed after seeing the doctored for a chemo consult. It's kinda hard to explain but my cousin who is having a hard time eating, ate her burger, fries and a sundae. I... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

What an amazing view while you eat your burger or have your morning coffee. We like to walk here in the morning and give ourselves a little treat.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7408 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92657
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: (949) 497-9666
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?