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Bayside Restaurant

900 Bayside Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7460
+1 949-721-1222
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
900 Bayside Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7460
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Reviewed December 19, 2015

Although there was a rather good list of seafood , pasta, and salad lunches listed on the menu as separate items, all of us opted for the luncheon three course special for $25 a person. I had the salmon over rice with salsa.It was a...More

Thank Cheri W
Reviewed November 27, 2015

A perfect place for a truly outstanding dining experience. The atmosphere is relaxed, the background music is soft so you can carry a conversation in a gentle voice, even when the restaurant is full. The servers really cater to you, but the best part, of...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

It's been 10 years since my last visit. My son, who I'm with tonight, was 10 years old the last time. He needed to write a report about Jazz and when he said he was coming here, I tagged along. So happy I did. Marc,...More

Thank tomfromoc
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Good ambiance. My husband and I came for my Birthday dinner and ate out on the terrace. It was very relaxing and just what I was looking for. We were also able to bring our infant who didn't make a sound. As for the food,...More

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

A staple of Newport. ...and a great happy hour with leather booths. Many nights have live music. Very fun place, yet the dining room can be quiet. Great comfort food.

Thank poppytrail
Reviewed October 3, 2015

We went to this restaurant for lunch and found the food and service to be excellent. In addition, we had the fixed price lunch that came with a salad, main dish and dessert for $24. All was excellent.

Thank nld_barb
Reviewed September 27, 2015

The service was excellent, our server Martina was very knowledgeable and made some excellent suggestions on the menu. The asparagus soup was excellent, the petite fillet was excellent, the calamari was to die for good. The knackwurst and sauerkraut was also very good. The bread...More

Thank Jrryo
Reviewed September 26, 2015

Extremely busy most nights but large enough to handle the crowds. Bar is fun with a nice buzz of activity. Food is extremely good - cast iron seared salmon is outstanding; so is the pasta arabiata with chicken. Bayside salad is light and very tasty....More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed August 13, 2015

This Newport Beach restaurant is a true neighborhood gem. The food is always good and very creative. One of the best wine lists in the area and a list of scotches that will not be surpassed. Friendly and very professional staff and a warm, welcoming...More

Thank Jerry M
Reviewed August 12, 2015

My friend took me to Bayside recently and I'm glad we went. I wanted to hear some music and on Friday night, the piano player there was very good and had a female vocalist and a bass player to add to the atmosphere. Later on,...More

Thank SupaFrank
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Restaurant Details

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  • 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, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
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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