We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pelican Grill

22800 Pelican Hill Rd S, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2007
+1 844-443-0022
Website
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“pretzel bread” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
22800 Pelican Hill Rd S, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2007
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (421)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 406 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great dinner for our group of 26 Travel Industry Executives. The service was exceptional. The facility is 7 star. Beautiful decor and captivating ocean views. The rolls are wonderful. I especially love the pretzel bread. The lobster ravioli was great and the salmon perfectly prepared....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank big10sjunkie
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

It was a pleasure to welcome you all to Pelican Grill! Thank you for your kind feedback about your dinner, and I'm delighted to read your party enjoyed a wonderful evening together. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon! Warm regards, Tom Donovan...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

First night went to the bar and ate there and sunset - pretty nice! Wes was our bartender - 5 Stars to him - great service and extremely nice. They had a three piece band that was entertaining and this place was top notch on...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank westsidebernie
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Bernie, Thank you for dining at Pelican Grill during your recent stay! Please know I've passed along your kind words to Wes and Ivan, and we sincerely appreciate you sharing your thoughtful review with us. Thanks again for your visit, and we hope your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrated a birthday at Pelican Grill. Every staff member from the hostess, to the various waiters at the table wished a happy birthday. It was above and beyond. Our food was delicious. We enjoyed the jumbo prawn cocktail, oysters, truffle mac 'n cheese, scallops...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank a_wayof_travel
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting Pelican Grill this holiday season! Please know I've taken this opportunity to share your kind feedback with our culinary team, and we hope to welcome you back for an ocean-view meal very soon. Warm regards, Tom Donovan Managing Director, The Resort...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an initial issue with service. After addressing this with management, it was superb. I won't mention by name, but the manager there is superb.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Richard B
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Richard, Thank you for dining at Pelican Grill! I apologize for the service missteps that tarnished the beginning of your visit, but I'm glad to read that our leadership team was able to successfully recover your dining experience. I sincerely appreciate you taking the...More

Reviewed December 9, 2018

Had a business meal and enjoyed awesome chardonnay and Cabernet to go with Tuna Tartar app, beet salad and sea bass for me while the others went filet and veal chopMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Vegasjoe57
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Thank you for dining at Pelican Grill, Joe! Please know I've shared your kind feedback about the tuna tartare, beet salad and sea bass with our culinary team, and we hope to welcome you back for another delicious meal very soon. Warm regards, Tom Donovan...More

Reviewed December 4, 2018

It’s no secret that I have been coming here for many years and"the entourage" ranges from family, business and personal acquaintances. The marvelous aesthetics coupled with Palladian architecture and environment makes for a foundation of bright memories that are photo worthy. This was a most...More

Date of visit: December 2018
4  Thank India C
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2018

Hi India, Thank you for your kind review and thoughtful feedback about Anthony. We appreciate your continued loyalty and look forward to welcoming you back to Pelican Grill for another delicious and memorable meal soon. Warm regards, Tom Donovan Managing Director, The Resort at Pelican...More

Reviewed November 23, 2018

Visiting a high-class place like this with toddlers is always a risk - as it can be a challenge for the staff with all the extra trouble that might arise. And it sure did, with the kids a bit tired, we felt that the service...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank bbjurstr
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Hello bbjurstr, Thank you for visiting with your family! Pelican Grill is proud to welcome foodies of all ages, and I'm delighted to read that you all enjoyed a delicious visit. We look forward to serving you again soon! Warm regards, Tom Donovan Managing Director,...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant terrasse . Meals are good , served in front of the golf and the pacific. Expensive without the special that makes your dîner remarquable.More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank jb03111
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Hello Joel, I appreciate you taking the time to share your candid feedback with us and apologize that your recent visit to Pelican Grill was anything less than perfect. Please know I've taken this opportunity to address your feedback with our leadership teams, so we...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

This is a casual poolside grill. The menu changes but it is an expected offering of salads and hand held food items. Bathers enjoy the convenience.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 381LindaR381
Pelican_Hill_Resort, Manager at Pelican Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Hello Linda, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind feedback! I'm glad to read you enjoyed your recent meal at Coliseum Pool & Grill, and we hope to welcome you back very soon. Warm regards, Tom Donovan Managing Director, The Resort at...More

Reviewed August 24, 2018

We had a party of six for a birthday dinner. Everything went smoothly. Service was fine. Food was fine. Wine was fine. Not one thing to complain about. Its not cheap but then neither is the view. Or the location. The highlight of our visit...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank tripping10
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 18 hotels in Newport Beach
The Resort at Pelican Hill
1,753 reviews
.21 miles away
Marriott's Newport Coast Villas
2,119 reviews
.23 miles away
Fashion Island Hotel Newport Beach
1,200 reviews
3.03 miles away
Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
1,286 reviews
3.04 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
The Beachcomber
1,601 reviews
.79 miles away
Ruby's Shake Shack
369 reviews
.81 miles away
Crystal Cove Shake Shack
228 reviews
.82 miles away
Andrea at Pelican Hill
365 reviews
.21 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Sherman Library & Gardens
241 reviews
2.14 miles away
Corona Del Mar State Beach
245 reviews
2.07 miles away
Newport Beach
1,316 reviews
2.41 miles away
Little Corona Beach
104 reviews
1.66 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
iteachkids2016
December 31, 2016|
Answer
Response from drsuem | Reviewed this property |
Gift Certificates for the resort can be purchased online or directly from the Concierge at Pelican Hill. You need to communicate with them directly for purhase.
0
Votes
Stacey P
November 15, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 520philipv | Reviewed this property |
Casual ...
0
Votes
Google Translation
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22800 Pelican Hill Rd S, Newport Beach, CA 92657-2007
    (Pelican Hill Road and Newport Coast Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 844-443-0022
Description
Located at Pelican Hill Golf Club, Pelican Grill presents the quintessential California dining experience, featuring cuisine prepared with the highest-quality fresh and locally sourced foods, al fresco dining on the ocean-view terrace, and a popular lounge with two huge 9' x 6' HD TVs for viewing sports events.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing