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“Service, quality and atmosphere”

White House Restaurant
Ranked #52 of 168 Restaurants in Laguna Beach
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Scottsdale, Arizona
Level 5 Contributor
57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Service, quality and atmosphere”
Reviewed March 16, 2013

We absolutely loved our meal at this place. We started with Seared Ahi Tacos, fantastic! (I could eat them all day) I had the Pasta Lagunaise (something like that) with shrimp and chicken, this was amazing as well. I highly recommend this spot on PCH, plus they had really good live music. Our server Travis took excellent care of us.

Visited March 2013
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Chandler
Level 5 Contributor
76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Very overrated on TA”
Reviewed February 14, 2013 via mobile

We dined at the White House after reviewing 5-star reviews. For those who know food preparation and wine, as we do, here is our review: wines - average wines (sent back a sheraz and cab sauv: no nose or fruit; waitress brought a pinot noir: so-so); food: salads were very overdressed (ate only 1/4); requested white rice with dinner (made with no chicken stock) and came to table with house rice dish made with chicken stock (they had to remake entire dinner); teriyaki salmon - heavy on teriyaki, came with pineapple slices, and coated with sesame seeds - very overbearing and could not taste salmon which was overcooked. We try many restaurants in Laguna Beach. This is the only one we found that we will pass up next time.

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Henderson, Nevada
Level 6 Contributor
115 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Fun and reasonably priced”
Reviewed February 10, 2013 via mobile

We went to the White House with a large group and were pleasantly surprised by the music, amount of seating and the prices for drinks. We were there at night so it is converted to mainly a dance club. Lot's of fun.

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Denver, Colorado
Level 6 Contributor
231 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
“Historic Laguna cafe, great food, great service”
Reviewed January 31, 2013

Went here for dinner, the food was great, the staff was great, we came back for breakfast the next morning and were impressed all over again.

Visited December 2012
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Houston, Texas
Level 6 Contributor
182 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Great breakfast”
Reviewed January 23, 2013

Standard breakfast fare in a hole-in-the-wall environment right on PCH near main beach. The Wyland omelet, recommended by the waitress, was a great recommendation. OJ tasted like it was fresh-squeezed. But get your coffee someplace else unless you like diner coffee.

Visited January 2013
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