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Tommy Bahama's Island Grille

854 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7945
+1 949-760-8686
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
854 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7945
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Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

Sat in the bar and enjoyed Happy Hour. Relaxing and nice atmosphere. The bartenders are either to focused on restaurant orders or something because you need to ask for another drink. Questionable service. Bartenders are nice when you get their attention. The coconut shrimp are...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

This place is located in the shopping strip, so be aware that parking during lunch it can be a bit of a challenge so give yourself a few minutes to find parking, however, once you walk into Tommy's it's so relaxing and the staff is...More

2  Thank NinaNBob
Reviewed August 23, 2014

My wife and I had two separate meals at this restaurant in August, both of which were just great. I had just the coconut shrimp appetizer plus an order of sweet potato fries. Perfect. My wife and I were well pleased by the wait staff,...More

1  Thank John K
Reviewed August 3, 2014

Sat at the bar and everyone seemed to be enjoying themselves. Bartenders were friendly and attentive to things such as making sure water glasses were kept filled. The signature drinks have a tropical flair to them. I tried one called an Old Sailor, which was...More

Thank SS34
Reviewed August 1, 2014

We stopped here for lunch after hitting the beach in the morning one day. We were pleasantly surprised on the quality of food. Sure the prices were a little steep, but it was worth it. I ordered the BLT burger and it was so good!...More

Thank Paige F
Reviewed July 26, 2014

My husband had sliders and soup for lunch and I had a salad. We both liked lunch - decent chain food; okay ambience as it is in a high end strip mall.

Thank CAKarenOrangeCounty
Reviewed July 26, 2014

There is a lot of energy here with people enjoying their meal and the experience of being with family and friends. I love the coconut shrimp and order it each time I'm here. The bread is served hot with honey butter; the service is warm...More

Thank drmaureen2014
Reviewed July 22, 2014

Our waiter was great! We were a party of 10, and we all needed separate checks... No problem for him. Also helped us make our selections for dinner. The lobster grilled cheese was delicious!

1  Thank sreische
Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

5 of us had a fun early dinner on a Wednesday night. We had two young children with us who loved the children's pasta dishes. The service was good, food was good, I am looking forward to going back again soon.

Thank Impair
Reviewed July 3, 2014

We visited Tommy Bahama's for lunch, and asked for outdoor seating. The weather was beautiful and the atmosphere was perfect. We ordered the American Kobe Burger and the Grilled Chicken Sandwich. Both were prepared exactly as ordered, and were delicious. The service could not have...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 854 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7945
    (MacArthur Blvd and Pacific Coast Highway)
  • Public Transportation: Easily accessed from Pacific Coast Highway at MacArthur
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-760-8686
  • E-mail
Tommy Bahama Island Grille is conveniently located in Corona del Mar Plaza, minutes from Fashion Island, John Wayne Airport, and of course, the beach! The upscale alternative to our Laguna Beach location features a fresh seafood, seasonal produce, and innovative new dishes as the development kitchen for our other 14 locations.
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