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24961 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA 92629-2958
+1 949-240-6243
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi rolls” (15 reviews)
“edamame” (6 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
All hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24961 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA 92629-2958
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wife and i love sushi so when we saw this place near our hotel we headed right for it. Maybe just what we ordered but they were basic like spicey tuna. If it was that good we would think of driving from Irvine. Don't think...More

Thank Rastabug
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mahe in Dana Point is one of the best sushi values in South County, especially at their daily and all day Sunday happy hours. The rolls are spot on and for the non-sushi types, try their sliders. As a rule, the staff is friendly and...More

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 26 May 2017

While I admit it was a Wednesday night, the place was slow. The Mahe sushi roll was excellent. The Mahe Mahi dinner was pretty dry.

1  Thank Just4relaxing
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Had a relaxing business dinner. Mostly seafood which was great One person had the bone in ribeye which was scored well Sushi was good not great

Thank colinacirc
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We were here for dinner on a Friday night. The poke was fresh, and had some spice to it. The swordfish and mahi special were delightful! So tasty and flavorful. The ahi tuna salad was good, but not great. It would have been better if...More

Thank lvalle419
Reviewed 8 May 2017

My impression is that the restaurant is known more for its sushi and traditional service, as there are only 2 of the ‘family seating’ style cooking tables, which is where we ate. Our chef was very entertaining and very good. While I’ve seen most of...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is a nice restaurant located in near but not facing the harbor but located in a strip mall with number of other shops. It served the Japanese as well as seafood meals. Happy our drinks and appetizers up to 6 pm was a bonus...More

Thank msr345
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We dine at Mahe every time we visit Dana Point. It's a short walk down the hill by the Laguna Cliffs Marriott, and sunny afternoons are our favorite. The patio is very inviting, the sushi menu is classic and extensive and the prices are reasonable...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We were looking for a sushi place within walking distance of the harbor. We happened upon Mahe and we couldn't have been more impressed. The food was outstanding and their happy hour menu is extremely good - about half price - very, very generous. We...More

Thank 7bogey7
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This restaurant has it all....great food, great atmosphere, great location and reasonable prices. We celebrated a birthday at the Teppan table and the chef was quite entertaining. The portion sizes were very generous and the food was good quality and very healthy. I recommend this...More

Thank Katcraze
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Pamela B
2 May 2017|
Response from Jeff P | Reviewed this property |
Possibly, but depends on the age of the child and night of the week.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 16:00
16:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24961 Dana Point Harbor Dr, Dana Point, CA 92629-2958
    (Golden Lantern)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-240-6243
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