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The Sunset

6800 Westward Beach Road, Malibu, CA 90265
310-589-1007
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Ranked #26 of 81 Restaurants in Malibu
Price range: $31 - $80
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, French, Bistro
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Good for: Romance, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: PCH
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Tucson
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

We were in Malibu last year for a triathlon that takes place on Zuma Beach and found this great restaurant. We returned again for the race and and came back for a fantastic lunch. We ate in the bar area, which has comfortable couches overlooking the ocean. The food was great - seafood was fresh,with generous portions, and excellent service.

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Malibu, CA
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

The Sunset is a Malibu classic. During the week, you will find locals and of course summer time weekends are packed. The location is beautiful and generally the food is good.

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Seattle, Washington
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

This was the place I was imagining and found it! A beach view and relaxing great food. It is gourmet type food with beautiful presentation and the price goes with it but not overly so. The service was perfect. It didn't get 5 for the price. I will definitely b is it again. Does have happy hour price too.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

Called in to grab a drink and some ice cream from the dessert menu. Took an eternity for the bar staff to even acknowledge us. We asked one of the staff to take our order for ice cream, however we were told to wait for the other member of staff. They never showed up so eventually they took our order.... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

To relax and enjoy the day Just have a beer into the sunset. Is the place to go. Lots of good restaurants in the area. If you love seafood.

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Los Angeles, California
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365 reviews 365 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

The upstairs view is to die for! We went for a wedding reception and although the food was part of the reception it was very good. I had grilled shrimp with asparagus and mashed potatoes. All cooked well with very good taste. Nice green salad with beets was the starter. They do have a lower bar and lounge area and... More

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Palm Springs, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

The food exceeded our expectations. We loved the ahi tuna tower and the special shrimp pasta with spinach. The beet salad with goat cheese was extremely refreshing. Not only is the food great, the wait staff is extremely attentive and the sunset is magnificent.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Get a table upstairs for the best view and less noise. The crab claw appetizer is delish, as is the seafood stew. Would have never seen this amazing beach if I had not ventured out to this restaurant.

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McKinney, Texas, United States
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74 reviews 74 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed a lunch and dinner at The Sunset while we were visiting Malibu. Since the restaurant didn't look like much from the outside, we almost passed it by assuming it was just cheesy tourist fare (even though we were tourists ourselves). We were very glad we popped in for lunch on our last day and... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Went to the Sunset to grab a drink and some appetizers during happy hour. We had great service in the bar and the macaroni and cheese is to die for. I highly recommend the Sunset.

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