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French 75 - CLOSED

1464 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3159
+1 949-494-8444
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Sep 1, 2015
“Soory it's closed”
Aug 28, 2013
“If you love Manhattans......”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French, Steakhouse, Grill
PRICE
$$$$
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
1464 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3159
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11 - 20 of 97 reviews

Reviewed September 14, 2012

I had been a customer here for 15+ yrs and always love their escargot for starter and either the maple duck breast or fish entrees. The restaurant now has the bistro menu - 2 items for $20 from a selection of starters, entrees or desserts....More

Thank KathyCAUSA
Reviewed September 6, 2012

Very good wine list, staff was very helpful in describing the contents and prep. of the meal. Nice room, quiet without distractions of noise.

Thank Frank G
Reviewed August 21, 2012

This was our second visit to French 75 and it was delicious. Service spectacular and loved the piano player.

Thank Christina D
Reviewed August 19, 2012

If you like traditional French food, and some non-tradtional as well, this is a place to go. Very good wine list. Wait staff can be hit or miss. THere is a private dining area that will seat 8 upstairs. But in all my years of...More

Thank TrippyLawyer
Reviewed August 6, 2012

We went there with friends to celebrate an anniversary. What a mistake. The limited menu is overpriced and most of the dishes our party ordered were mediocre at best. The duck breast was ordered rare, but was served well done and floating in a deep...More

1  Thank laguna88
Reviewed August 5, 2012

As a local, I have been to French 75 at least fifteen times for dinners and special occasions. There are some dishes that are not always consistent.... though I have found the duck breast and the lamb entrees to be consistently excellent. It is the...More

1  Thank VictoriaJoy
Reviewed July 26, 2012

I booked this place for father's day because I hadn't planned ahead and all the Laguna hot spots were full. But what started as a second choice reservation wound up being a first class experience. The restaurant hadn't publicized their father's day brunch very well...More

Thank BJTLA
Reviewed July 11, 2012 via mobile

Great wine and food specials during happy hour. Probably the best bang for the buck in this area. Great location off the PCH. Outdoor seating was lovely. Service was 5 stars. Food and drink were delicious. I would highly recommend to any one visiting the...More

Thank Nads82
Reviewed July 10, 2012

Our family had our last 'foie gras' in this restaurant before the California ban was enforced. We were not disappointed. We tried other dishes and it's quite alright. They have great service and a very cozy ambiance.

Thank JoieAV
Reviewed July 4, 2012

My husband and i had dinner at French 75 last week. While the people watching in the lounge was great as was the piano player, the food was quite disappointing. I had the Scottish Salmon which was drenched in some sort of overpowering mustard sauce....More

Thank verde-trekkers
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$41 - $80
Cuisine
French, Steakhouse, Grill
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1464 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3159
    (Mountain & PCH)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-494-8444
  • E-mail
Description
This French & American bistro features contemporary renderings of classic bistro dishes such as escargot cassolette, shrimp Provençal and an off the grill selection for the classic American palate. The décor inside this 70-year old cottage that houses the bistro is rich and romantic, with intimate ambience. The charming bar offers an extensive selection of champagne cocktails and house made martinis; a mural on its ceiling depicts a “champagne war” between cherubs and monkeys holding bottles of champagne. Patio dining is also available in the Garden which sits directly on Pacific Coast Highway. They have Happy Hour from 4:30 to 6:30 PM nightly along with live entertainment starting at 7:00 PM. This is the perfect spot to spend on a date, for company dinners, or just a relaxing night away from your everyday life.
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