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Nick's indoor/outdoor Laguna Beach venue features Classic American comfort food, crave-able bar snacks, plus unique cocktails & an extensive wine list. Located in the heart of Laguna Beach, our intimate 80-seat restaurant features a chic bar and beautiful outdoor patio. Our décor highlights several artistic touches, from inlaid abalone and oyster-shell accents to artistic mosaic tile floors. The Exotic wood-trimmed booths and hand-blown glass lamps along with warm tones of brown, blue and sand complement the exposed brick walls. Our exhibition kitchen showcases the talents of our passionate culinary team. Nick’s Laguna Beach has become a favorite in Orange County to dine, drink and escape.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Seafood, American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed April 18, 2020 via mobile

We stopped by on a busy weekend in November. The service was excellent, friendly and attentive. The food was so lovely. We would return for sure!

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed April 1, 2020

Good food (and a good selection of dishes). Good service. Nice, friendly employees. Plenty of parking available.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 10, 2020

Had a 7:30 pm show to catch, eating dinner for us at 5:30 pm is too early for us so we waited. Not to many of the eateries stay open after 9:30pm . Walked in to Nicks, the place has a cool vibe, hostess were...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 9, 2020 via mobile

It was good, but not worth all the hype. We both ordered the filets with loaded baked potatoes. Had to send one steak back 3 times to get it well done, by then it was tough and inedible. Both steaks were brushed with an Ok...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 8, 2020

Nick’s sits on PCH in Laguna. The restaurant is small with a patio that has several tables. The menu is short but There is something for everyone. The Cioppino was excellent. They offer steaks, fried chicken and sandwiches.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 6, 2020 via mobile

A local shopkeeper recommended Nick’s. The food was great, my husband had the meatloaf and was very impressed with it. I had the Blackened fish sandwich, the fish was delicious and the sandwich was piled high with extras, which I love. It was hard to...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 20, 2020 via mobile

We are at Nick’s tonight. Ever dish was wow!! We had the shrimp appetizer and the fried asparagus; both amazing. The cioppino was delicious. The baby back ribs were among the best I have ever eaten. We finished with the yummy brownie. Our server was...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 18, 2020

Great food and fun everytime we dine here. Ahi Tuna, Bistro Combo ... frankly anything you get here is great. Great ambiance, right across from the beach. the best combination of upscale food with laid back Laguna vibe.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed February 17, 2020 via mobile

It was absolutely wonderful!! They really outdid themselves! Made the experience very nice and extra special for my moms bday.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 16, 2020

We were in Laguna Beach for a couple nights and looked at Tripadvisor for recos. Nick's was #1 so we thought we'd try it. Even a week night was busy and had to get there early our 2nd night. Wish we lived close by, we'd...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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mike41583
December 2, 2018|
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Response from jillr474 | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry for the long delay. I've had some computer issues and my iPhone doesn't always show my messages. I believe they did as there were a lot of children there when we were there for breakfast. If they don't, I'm... More
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Brandy W
March 25, 2018|
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Response from Albert C | Reviewed this property |
The place is always very busy with a lot of energy but not so loud that you can not carry on a conversation.
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Livtday
August 20, 2017|
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Response from vam518 | Reviewed this property |
Many parking lots and street parking with meters. Beautiful walk and everything is in walking distance.
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