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The Sunset Restaurant

6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
+1 310-589-1007
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
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Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Good place, yummy burger and nice wines. It is a pitty that the restaurant is too small but I love to be there year by year. Great parking service!!!

Thank JOE M
Reviewed January 10, 2017

OK, this place just is not good. Great location, and always packed. I don't get it. I imagine it's a great place to have a drink at the bar. But I've been there 3 times now over the last few years for lunch. Nice ambiance...More

1  Thank acribari
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in after afternoon hiking in Malibu with the family. Xochtil was our amazing, patient server who offered spot-on drink and food suggestions. Salads were tasty and ample. Kids were happy with their meals. Entrees were scallops and linguine with clams. Both meals pleased...More

Thank goodyrachel
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

If you enjoy looking at the Pacific Ocean while you eat fresh seafood and sip wine, you need to make the drive to this great place. Across a quiet road from Zumba beach, this is a must-go-to place for a meal. I guarantee you will...More

Thank dougontheroad
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant in Malibu! I suggest to book , very popular place . Oysters, calamari, monk fish and muscles, all great . Friendly and efficient service . Open for lunch and dinner

Thank paolok66
Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

We always want fish in Malibu as we drive thru on our way to Bay Area. Tried a new restaurant on the beach in N Malibu. Shrimp Louis salad was excellent and spouse loved his fish and chips. All the meals looked fab and neighboring...More

Thank Donna B
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Probably the best restaurant we were during our 6 week trip along the west coast ! Just dropped in for a quick lunch and were served the best fish & chips for years. Catch of the day fresh fish, fine, light and tasty batter, "pommes...More

Thank Karel V
Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

You can see the whole beach from the second floor window! It's beautiful and always a joy to be in Malibu. I had the fish tacos which were delicious and generous. The weather was beautiful and the company was equally enjoyable . Thank you to...More

Thank NC R
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

What makes this place great is the location! Excellent views of Westward Beach and steps from the sand. Good bar scene if you go during happy hour. Stick to the drinks, oysters and bar menu for the best options. They have a high turnover in...More

1  Thank TAGit
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

The food was just awesome. Fresh seafood like I never tasted before.Excellent service . I was really impressed by the kindness of the staff and the management . The view is just wonderful over the ocean

Thank pio d
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, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
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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