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Paradise Cove

28128 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-3928
+1 310-457-2503
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Wonderful place

Took a trip up the Pacific Coast Highway while in Cali recently. Had always wanted to take this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kurt R
Mansfield, Texas
via mobile
Hard to complain about beach side dining, but...

This used to be the kind of place you could take your grandparents to for brunch... I don't know... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Philip M
Los Angeles, California
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  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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28128 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-3928
+1 310-457-2503
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a trip up the Pacific Coast Highway while in Cali recently. Had always wanted to take this trip and wasn’t disappointed with any part of it. Our friends that we traveled with were told about the Paradise Cove Cafe by someone and recommend that...More

Thank Kurt R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This used to be the kind of place you could take your grandparents to for brunch... I don't know what happened to it, but now it's just an overpriced honkey tonk. Ridiculously crowded on the weekends... huge portions but other than the clam chowder, the...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think that this place is legendary. With that said, I feel the luster has worn off over the decades. With many pics from the past, I think that coming here you have to know what you're getting. The beach is really not that clean....More

Thank chillin247365
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just off PCH1 North of Malibu, excellent spot hidden in the Bluffs, away from the hustle and bussle of the world.

Thank Graham W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to eat dinner outside for the view of the ocean.... Come before sunset if possible. The meals were about average but reasonably priced - Especially for Malibu. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Parking is validated for $6 vs the normal $35. If...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came from Cleveland to visit our son. Naturally a trip to the beach was high priority since all bodies of water were frozen solid at home. This beach was not groomed at all. Lots of seaweed washed ashore. Rocky sand and...More

Thank leeanne220
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We visit this place every time we have family visiting from Texas. At least twice a year. The food is always fresh and delicious. Try the Shee Crab Soup for two. It just as wonderful as the clam chowder. A must try!! The portions are...More

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 5 January 2018

If you don't eat at the restaurant parking if extremely expensive so I recommend eating at the restaurant and enjoying the beach at the same time.

1  Thank Dnb1234
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Iconic beach café very crowded large indoor and outdoor sitting with classic beach menu great fish tacos fish and chips and great drinks.

Thank roberto a
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Ok, so first and foremost i gotta admit that the only reason i came to Paradise Cove was to see the pier. Numerous video clips/tv shows were shot there so I was a little curious to see it. The parking price is outrageous, you might...More

1  Thank Rafael A
The Malibu coastline is like a chameleon. In some
areas it resembles the French Riviera with its lush,
green hillsides descending into crescent-shaped
shorelines. In others, it feels 100% Southern
Californian with beaches wide and flat as a football
field, and often crowded with beach-goers lounging on
towels and playing volleyball. Other coastlines still
feel secluded, tucked under tall cliffs and dotted
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Questions & Answers
17 January 2017|
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Response from Scott T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dogs are allowed but not in the area that is around the restaurant.
Melanie C
13 June 2016|
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Response from Melinda N | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The fee to park is $6 if you purchase $40+ of food and drink. But you can only stay for a couple of hours. Or you can park all day for $40. Only debit/credit card, no cash, at the kiosk.
18 April 2015|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the $20-30 mark, that seems to ring a bell. But neat advise from the other respondent - across the road sounds good for me!!