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Walt's Wharf

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201 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6333
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Austin, Texas
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went for lunch. We like the menu. Great tasting clam chowder and great tasting food. I would go again

Thank Kristen M
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nicely made dishes, gf as well. A little pricy but if your looking for something different, this is it. Tasty. I like the seafood.

Thank donnap342
Sparks, Nevada
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133 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for seafood dinner. The Ciopino lacked any tomato flavor. Bread was good. Wife loved her chowder. Her Swordfish steak was slightly over cooked.

Thank sailndayz
Canyon Lake, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a leisurely trip to Anaheim, we decided to roam the coast road and fine a nice place to have lunch. We found Walt's Wharf and Olivia. The food was very, very good; Olivia was amazing and very attentive. The only two concerns were (1) climbing stairs for elderly folks, and (2) the price was a bit steep, but overall... More 

Thank Wkspraggi
Seal Beach, California
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77 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The seafood is good, the wine list good, service was good, the ambience nice. I wish I could say that any part of our visit was great (since the prices are higher than any restaurant within walking distance). If you are looking for an upscale dining experience on Main St., this is the spot.

Thank Partypoodle
Los Angeles, California
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Positives: Walt's Wharf is a great place for either lunch or dinner. Nice menu selection of fresh fish that can be grilled to perfection. Also has a few beef choices, but basically Walt's is known as a terrific fish restaurant in old town Seal Beach. Negatives: Located in an older building which adds a certain charm, but it has no... More 

Thank xmiiniegal
Henderson, Nevada
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I hadn't been back to this place in 20 years. It is the same great food and the same wonderful service. I brought a friend and they were very impressed. Thank you!

Thank MichelleRP2016
Seal Beach, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always enjoy going to Walt's Wharf for that special dinner. A great place to meet friends for the fresh grilled fish and artichokes. Their beef is excellent. The atmosphere is welcoming and great for us seniors who can't hear that well. The servers know the menu and can suggest an item if you need help in making a choice.

Thank SillySally52
Omak, Washington, United States
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walt's Wharf was recommended to us by a lady in a shoe store. The place was very welcoming and the atmosphere was festive. We chose to be seated in the bar part in order to be closer to the street for people watching. Excellent service and the food was reasonably priced. We shared fish and chips which were tasty and... More 

Thank Donald K
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service, wine list and fresh grilled seafood. Lively atmosphere. Located on quaint Main street, Walt's is a must for all visitors to Seal Beach.

Thank Maureen O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6333
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Seal Beach
  • Phone Number: 562-598-4433

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