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Roy's - Newport Beach

American, Sushi, Hawaiian, Pacific Rim, Seafood, Asian, Polynesian, Gluten Free Options
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453 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-6936 (Newport Center Drive)
+1 949-640-7697
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Beaumont, California, United States
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60 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed ourselves the moment we walked through the door. A wonderful hostess sat us; the manager was courteous throughout our visit; the bartender was amazing! The appetizers in the bar were delicious; the staff decorated our table for our special dinner...just going that extra bit made our dinner so much more special. Our main dishes were both superb.

Thank Pamela M
Long Beach
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93 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and drinks for Happy Hour, my personal fave is the burrata which comes with roasted tomatoes, arugula and toasted bread. A must to wash it down is the blueberry lemon drop.

Thank Sara H
Laguna Niguel, California
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95 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family took me here on my birthday two nights ago. The wait was minimal. The hostess, waitress, everyone who was in contact with us did an excellent job. We had a set menu since we bought it theough Travelzoo. The salad, appetizer, dinner menu, and the dessert were all great. The water glass kept being refilled and dirty dishes... More 

Thank luckydog172
West Palm Beach, Florida
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were visiting from southeast Florida where we unfortunately don't have a Roy's close by. We've been to the Orlando and Naples locations and enjoyed the food so we decided to have dinner here. We arrived at 4:30 (the kitchen wasn't quite ready) and while we waited for our table we went in to have a drink... More 

Thank David J
Beverly Hills, California
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281 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sensational and feels like a visit to Hawaii without getting on a plane!!! Food is wonderful and drinks are amazing!!!

Thank denise k
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had not been to Roy's in many years and was very pleased with this location. We had reservations for 7pm on a Friday night and were taken in within minutes of arriving. The wait staff was very good. They were very knowledgeable about the menu items and how items are prepared. The water glasses were kept filled & we were... More 

Thank jlf47
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got a sirloin sandwich and Kona coffee custard. Was absolutely delicious would definitely recommend getting the Kona coffee custard for desert. Service was wonderful and would come here again.

Thank Talia C
Newport Beach
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86 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

The food is Hawaiian and the atmosphere is first class. Go here for special occasions and romantic nights on the town. First class service and first class food.

Thank ScottHoag
Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We stopped at Roy's around 1:30 and had a wonderful lunch. The waygu burger was a complete meal - terrific flavor and the french fries were some of the best I've ever had. It's located right in Fashion Island with easy access from all the hotels and major thoroughfares. Strongly suggest having the lunch

Thank jfoxca
Sacramento, California
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390 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Dined with a group of 50. Service was a little slow but acceptable for a large group. We had a fixed menu of limited items. Beef, salmon, or chicken. The wedge salad was fresh but average in quality and creativity. The salmon presentation was basic. The bed of vegetables was cucumber and carrots but limited. The salmon was undercooked. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $30
American, Sushi, Hawaiian, Pacific Rim, Seafood, Asian, Polynesian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Private Dining, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 453 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-6936
    (Newport Center Drive)
  • Public Transportation: Valet Parking available.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-640-7697
Blending classic techniques with adventurous Pacific Rim flavors, culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi created an entirely new approach to fine dining. The first Roy's opened in Honolulu in 1988 and we've spread our warm hospitality and passion for innovative and creative cuisine around the world ever since. Indulge in one of our spectacular cocktails or choose a glass from our award-winning wine list while you discover the fresh ingredients and outstanding seafood, expertly prepared by our local chefs that made us famous.

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