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Shades Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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21100 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5307 (Huntington Street)
(714) 845-8000
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Flower Mound
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I ate several meals at this restaurant while staying in the Waterfront Hilton Hotel. We enjoyed their breakfast buffet, as well as lunches and dinners at this restaurant. The staff was always helpful, efficient and professional. Our food was always prepared to our satisfaction. The wine selection was good. We enjoyed some meals on the outside veranda... More 

Thank Ronald K
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108 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a meal for lunch and then for dinner during our stay at The Hilton and were really pleased with the quality of the food and really loved the atmosphere that this restaurant offers. Great food and good value for $$$

Thank aussiefamilySydney
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67 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a delicious meal and very good service with a choice of inside or outdoor Dining tables. Plenty of free iced water and extensive wine list helped to make it a good experience.

Thank Ladywholunches
Moscow, Russia
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Service is really good, nice fireplace outside, dishes are tasty but the menu was not very diversified for us.

Thank Maria Z
Tustin, California
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72 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

We haved loved this restaurant for many years now. We always get great service, excellent food, a wonderful ocean view in a resort atmosphere. Not mention, the great value and strong drinks from the bar. I would recommend Shades to anyone, including local residents that might otherwise overlook this excellent establishment due to its location inside the Hilton Hotel.

Thank Hop-Skip-Trip
new jersey
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538 reviews
330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Especially the breakfast. A huge menu and so delicious every thing is perfect. Love sitting out side looking at the pool and ocean. Servers are great and fast.

Thank Bridgetpianos
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

The restaurant has a nice setting by the pool and also a nice indoors area with a big bar. The seats are comfortable and the decor inside is also very nice. They have a good selection of drinks but a limited food menu We were there for lunch at 1 PM. The service was very very slow. The food quality... More 

Thank Sam F
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223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Breakfast was fine -with sweets/fruits and English/COntinental sections. I could think of more options, but the very ingredients were delicious and you get a full menu option. Dinner was particularly good. You can eat outdoor, with a view and heaters. Service is very kind. It's Worth coming to this restaurant even if you're not a Hilton Watefront guest, to be... More 

Thank Hedin
Denver, Colorado
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Excellent wait staff that was willing to move the heaters for us when it got chilly. Very nice with recommendations and the food came out fast. Small menu but what they produce is very good

Thank Jennifer W
Melbourne, Australia
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110 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

This is a lovely environment, very comfortable. We ate breakfast here, 1 choose the Buffet and the others off the menu.. The buffet had plenty of options. The items ordered off the menu were ok, they took a long time to come out and when they arrived they werent great. Overall not a terrible place, could have just be the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Seafood
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Delivery, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21100 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5307
    (Huntington Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Huntington Beach
  • Phone Number: (714) 845-8000

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