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Crystal Cove Shake Shack

7408 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1018
(949) 497-9666
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Ranked #13 of 151 Restaurants in Laguna Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Canyon Lake, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

I will not drive up Pacific Coast Highway again without stopping for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a snack with this breathtaking view! Casual, romantic, fun.

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San Diego CA
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110 restaurant reviews
188 helpful votes 188 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Located just outside of Laguna Beach (to the north) is an un-assuming beach hut that houses the "Shake Shack". We had heard of this for a long time, so when we were heading by, we stopped in. Go for the shakes, but skip the food, which is quite average and not very good. That would not stop me from going,... More

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Abington, Massachusetts
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62 reviews 62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Stopped by the Shake Shake last night for a shake and sunset! Tough to get parking, you may have to wait, but it is worth it. Didn't eat the main food, but it looks good! My son had a shake, and my husband the vanilla soft serve. I had tastes of both. To sit outside and overlook Crystal Cove and... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I can't tell you how many times I've come here, but it's a lot. Where else can you get great burgers, sandwiches, fries and shakes and eat the food on either their very small patio or take down to Crystal Cove State Beach (if it's crowded, which it usually is, go for take-out). The only bad part about the shake... More

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Foothill Ranch, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This is a great little spot right off Pacific Coast Hwy and has been around along time. We just starting stopping for the view and coffee. For the first time ordered a breakfast, cinnamon toast combo. Very good, generous and delicious. Will be back for the view and to try something else. Not alot of parking though. Thanks for keeping... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Great burgers and shakes with ample tables to accommodate the 15 or so parking spots. Best to eat here at off peak hours due to parking. Excellent early breakfast for early riser beachcombers. No indoor seating!

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Oxfordshire
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

we happened upon this on our way back from Newport Beach to Laguna Beach. It was. 7 pm and very busy with take away and sit in orders, lots of people watching the sunset. You have to queue up to order and then take a number. the food arrived quickly, lovely fresh cheese burger and fries. very reasonable, can't beat... More

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Washington State
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Went here with my daughter and a couple of friends. We'd been on the beach for the afternoon, and climbed the stairs to the Shake Shack for a treat before we left. We only got shakes/malts, no food. The price was quite decent, the shakes were served up quickly, and tasted great! We all got different kinds, and they were... More

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Mission Viejo, California
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109 reviews 109 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This was my first visit after wanting to go for years. It is always very busy with a very small parking lot. The Shake Shack is actually famous and is featured on many travel guides. I ordered my all-time favorite Vanilla Malt and was very pleased with the taste and quality. I did not have time to try some of... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My son is a big fan of shakes, we have always wanted to stop and eat here, glad we did great food and shakes. We will be back soon!

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