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The Sunset Restaurant

6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
+1 310-589-1007
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love going with a group to this restaurant after visiting the beach. This is a perfect California experience. The staff is always very accommodating and nice. My kids love going here. Great experience every time.

Thank SNettinga
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just passing through Malibu, getting out on the beach for a couple of hours and needed lunch. We sat upstairs next to the windows, across the street from the beach, but with a great view. The service was a little slow, but the food was...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommendsd by friends who said ‘food good but service can be patchy’.. they were right.. Service at best - average - get the feeling some of the staff think they’re a bit cool .. shame as the location is great, food is good but all...More

Thank mez160
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Based on reviews, we drove over an hour to eat at The Sunset Restaurant earlier this week for dinner. The service was awful. We waited over an hour to place our order. We waited another 45 minutes for the first course. We had to beg...More

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the parking lot attendants, through to the waiters and busboys the service was way above average....Best lemon pancakes ever! 2 large lemon pancakes and a bowl of fresh berries......over the top good !! also had mushroom, spinach and provolone omelette with hash browns and...More

Thank zorrito
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Passed by this place several times in the past, but never thought to give it a try until this weekend. It was a really nice restaurant with great service. We sat outside and enjoyed the beautiful view of the ocean. We had calamari, brussel sprouts,...More

Thank LianaCali
Reviewed June 19, 2018

My wife and I wanted to try something new this visit to Malibu so we tried here based on the reviews. The girls who seated us were friendly enough. While I must say the ocean view here is beautiful but that's about it. The servers...More

Thank BGarbus
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Had an excellent meal there last Thursday, food was excellent and the staff were very friendly and attentive. Excellent value for such a beautiful location too.

1  Thank DGB16
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Visited for Sunday lunch with 6 friends including two children while on short visit to L.A. The setting is beautiful - on the beach with valet parking. Mainly seafood with a couple of meat dishes. Good quality fare and service and what struck me was...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed April 21, 2018

Of course this restaurant is located at one of the most touristic area's of Malibu. For that particular reason I was positively surprised by the food's quality. Staff is friendly and the food is amazing. Definitely recommended. It might get a bit pricey, but comparable...More

1  Thank Marcell1989
The Malibu coastline is like a chameleon. In some
areas it resembles the French Riviera with its lush,
green hillsides descending into crescent-shaped
shorelines. In others, it feels 100% Southern
Californian with beaches wide and flat as a football
field, and often crowded with beach-goers lounging on
towels and playing volleyball. Other coastlines still
feel secluded, tucked under tall cliffs and dotted
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Juan T
November 1, 2017|
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Response from shozgirl | Reviewed this property |
Im sorry I dont know
August 24, 2017|
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Response from Kelly H | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but I do know that you can look up the menu on the Internet.
July 19, 2016|
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Response from Barry H | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the closest hotel is the Malibu Country Inn, where we stayed. it is approx 30 minutes walk but is also accessible by car.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu>  > Malibu
  • Neighborhood: Malibu
  • Phone Number: +1 310-589-1007
  • E-mail
The Sunset Restaurant is a lovely getaway from the hustle of life. Let our staff whisk you away on a culinary journey you are sure to enjoy.
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