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Bayside Restaurant

900 Bayside Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7460
+1 949-721-1222
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
900 Bayside Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7460
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

Service is always Great! This is the place to go for any Occasion. Food is Terrific and there is a wide selection. They always make me feel like I’m special every time I go there.

Thank Greg H
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Bayside is a perennial favourite - unfailingly good service and delicious food, along with wonderful jazz several nights a week. The bar area is always filled with happy people and many stay to enjoy the music and partake from the bar menu. A great place...More

Thank AnitaNewportBch
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

We went to Bayside for dinner. I watch Housewives of OC and thought it would be fun to try it out. We had a wonderful service our server was exceptional. The restaurant had a singer accompanied with a piano. They were delightful to listen to...More

Thank JoD R
Reviewed April 6, 2018

An adult, very classy restaurant that caters to the wealthy Newport Beach crowd. Bentleys and other fine cars occupy the valet parking at the entrance. That said, this is one of the few restaurants in Orange County where you can break out your nice threads...More

1  Thank princpinot
Reviewed March 15, 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our family dinner at this restaurant; the quality of the meals was first class only to be topped by excellent service. We were seated in the patio section which was more quiet than the inside portion, very enjoyable evening.

Thank Otto H
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I love coming here for their happy hour it is every evening from 6 p.m. to closing every evening this wonderful place has a music venue. The food and alounge is excellent and you have choices of happy hour wines and Cocktails!...More

Thank lyndon2
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We visit often and have yet to be disappointed! The food is always delicious and beyond expectations. Our server, Tatiana, was quick with suggestions for the "undecided" and she was spot on. The panic player and guitar player were the icing in the cake. The...More

Thank Breebarb1
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Bayside is one of my favorite restaurants in Newport Beach. It's upscale and classy, but not stuffy. food is excellent--i love the shrimp risotto. Took my mom here for her 93rd birthday recently, she loved her salmon and the ambiancet! I like to go on...More

Thank chris4arts
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

What do you expect when you eat at a “higher end” restaurant? You would expect, great food, great service, inviting atmosphere and an attentive and friendly staff. We got “all that and more”. I am from the east coast (NYC /Philly) and am accustomed to...More

Thank Lefty-BassPlayer
Reviewed December 17, 2017

We have been here a few times for special occasions. Great atmosphere with live music. The brunch menu has a lot to offer to please a crowd with Bottomless Mimosa's! Today we all had the special - Diver Scallops! Prepared to perfection! Came on a...More

Thank Cindy O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Bayside Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7460
    (Bayside / PCH)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-721-1222
New American cuisine comes to life in this custom-designed location overlooking the harbor in Newport Beach, California. Award-winning Executive Chef Paul Gstrein brings culinary drama to his inventive dishes for lunch, dinner and the enormously popular Champagne Sunday Brunch. Lunch, dinner or brunch dining may all be enjoyed al fresco on our wrap-around patio, made comfortable with built-in heaters and sun drapes. Complementing the kitchen is a circular glass wine cellar that boasts more than 2500 bottles of wine favorites from around the world.
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