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Paradise Cove Beach Cafe

28128 Pacific Coast Hwy, Frnt, Malibu, CA 90265-3927
310-457-9791
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Ranked #23 of 80 Restaurants in Malibu
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Paradise Cove Rd.
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

This is a great place to have a beer and sit on the beach with friends. However this not a great place for a romantic or family dinner. Food was OK huge portions. Drinks were good.

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Hull, Massachusetts
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54 reviews 54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I visit here when I am over in California as it just can't be beaten for breakfast. The food is divine and the setting is heavenly. Enjoy the most laid back of breakfasts and then rest awhile on the beach as the Pelicans skim the waves. This is where you get 'blissed out' baby.

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Minneapolis, MN
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Twelve girlfriends met in Malibu for a long weekend and we at spent our Saturday evening at Paradise Cove Beach Café! Our table was facing the ocean...which was very special, since none of us live at the ocean...we had traveled from all over the U.S. Our drinks and food were large, shareable, interesting and tasty. We had such a great... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We decided to drive down to Paradise Cove on the recommendation of some friends and weren't disappointed. The cafe is right on the beach, with seating inside and out. It's got a great vibe with lots of cool pictures from Malibu's early days. We went on a weekday and got there about 11:00 so we managed to get a parking... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Wanted to have some drinks and appetizers mid-day and to be at the beach. Was a Saturday afternoon and it took several minutes to find an empty parking place because all spaces were occupied. Once inside, requested a table outdoors so was told it would be at least a one hour wait. The vibrating pager given to us was red... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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142 reviews 142 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Been coming here for years and the food is good for what it is and setting so chilled and fun to lay on beach after downing a few cocktails. Order carefully, as lots of the fried fish stuff is sickly and stodgy. Tacos and Salads are good. Service generally friendly and helpful. Best to go during the week, as can... More

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Doha, Qatar
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This restaurant is perfect for a great view of the beach. Seating right in the sand with great views of the sea as well as indoor seating. Causal beach fare, lots of seafood. Portions are huge! We ordered the calamari appetizer and it was enough to feed 6 people. It's actually quite funny! The cocktails are fantastic! Perfect tropical beach... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Wife surprised me with lunch. Nice beach and great tables in the sand. Clam Chowder was the best I have had on the west coast. Service was great and did not feel rushed. If you have a couple of drinks plan on spending close to $100 with parking.

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california
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

First rule of thumb: Arrive early. Second rule of thumb: Expect price sticker shock. Third rule of thumb: This is a beach café. Don't expect fine cuisine. Fourth rule of thumb: Enjoy the fun atmosphere. Fifth rule of thumb: It's Malibu. It's California. Relax!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My wife and I happened upon this place by sheet fluke when driving up to Zuma beach and wow! Get down here for lunch (food is ok, views amazing!) and then make the most of the cheaper parking (provided you spent 30 bucks in the restaurant) and enjoy the beach! A lovely little spot of Malibu beach where you can... More

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Additional Information about Paradise Cove Beach Cafe

Address: 28128 Pacific Coast Hwy, Frnt, Malibu, CA 90265-3927
Phone Number: 310-457-9791
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: American

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