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The Cannery

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3010 Lafayette Rd, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3808 (32nd Street)
(949) 566-0060
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Troy, Ohio
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice ambience, beautiful location right on the water, great wait staff. Several at our table had the fish tacos. Delicious with very fresh mahi-mahi but not worth $29. I personally had the halibut $45. Nice and fresh but very bland without the hollandaise sauce that was served on the side and I didn't care for. No seasoning on the fish... More 

Thank CJT1997
Mahwah, New Jersey
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Your welcomed in with a magnificent display of jellyfish hanging from the ceiling. The total seafaring feel is really nice. The staff was super attentive and very knowledgeable. The place is very busy and I would highly recommend having a reservation. We took an Uber from our hotel which was perfect. Dropped us right off at the entrance. It really... More 

1 Thank Tammy F
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216 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fish is incredible however, a little overpriced! Chilean Sea Bass $48.00, a small portion and no extras! Mashed Potatoes are $11.00, which will serve 2-3 adults. Pacific Swordfish is $38. A Grilled Chicken Breast is lowest priced at $28.00. A wedge salad starts at $14.00. Total bill for four about $255.00 Service is excellent but for that amount it... More 

Thank Phyliss B
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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231 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were able to park our Duffy outside the Cannery and tie up. This was a nice dinner, but not as nice as I had expected. It was given some hype by some friends of ours and ultimately turned out to be not quite as good as they stated but either way it was a great dinner with friends and... More 

Thank karalyn84
Annapolis, Maryland
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Five friends spent their last night of a fabulous vacation week having dinner at The Cannery! Beautiful restaurant created from an former cannery! The food was beyond yummy! Four of us had the pasta with lobster and one had the halibut!! All of us agreed that the our selections were superb, the service was excellent and the ambiance relaxing! Then... More 

Thank Jean W
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43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful sushi happy hour, the fish was well presented and fresh. I have being a fan of this restaurant for years it never disappoints.

Thank Liliana B
Aliso Viejo, California
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401 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Great location on the end of the Newport Bay roundabout, lots of nice boats cruising up and making a u-turn to see. Great food!

Thank CaribbeanFan79
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983 reviews
673 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 410 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Many of their appetizers are half-off during happy hour. Drinks are discounted. Location is great, atmosphere is a bit of everything (glass artwork, sports jerseys, etc.).

Thank Richard B
Benton, Arkansas
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a really nice waterside restaurant in an upscale district of Newport Beach. The atmosphere is casual, kid friendly and relaxed. Service staff is very knowledgeable and accommodating. Everything we got was amazing from the fish tacos and cabbage salad to the Kung Pao beef which was the best I have ever had. Seriously. Put this restaurant on your... More 

Thank P1285YXamyh
Newport Beach, California
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Great scene and location, but I can't seem to get good food there. It is okay, just not great. Try it for drinks and appetizers if you want to check it out.

Thank Gertrude P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $35
American, Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3010 Lafayette Rd, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3808
    (32nd Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: (949) 566-0060

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?