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The Point Restaurant And Bar

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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34085 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 201, Dana Point, CA 92629-2765
+1 949-464-5700
11:30 - 01:30
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Sun 10:00 - 23:00
Mon 15:00 - 01:30
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 01:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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playa vista
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good ambience, lots of TVs but mediocre food, way over priced. $17 for a subpar burger and slow service, I don't recommend.

Thank sjm1333
Chesterfield, Missouri
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246 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We came for happy hour and stayed thru dinner. Plenty of good beers on tap. Some non-traditional burger choices. We had a turkey burger and an ahi tuna burger. Choice of different types of fries or onion rings as side orders. Plenty of televisions strategically located and these show a Cubs world series win.

Thank joe-chicago-23
Mission Viejo, California
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298 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Stumbled across this place for the first time. There is an outside patio without TV's, so I assume it is quieter than inside even though it overlooks PCH. The service was really good and the fish and chips were great. Then roasted chicken was also very good, even as leftovers for dinner. It is a little pricey and gets loud... More 

Thank marc c
Dana Point, California
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We live just a few blocks from The Point. I wasn't sure if it was a bar or a restaurant. So one day, we wanted to grab lunch and went there. It a cute little place with great food. There is a bar with a TV playing sports. But the bar is off to the side, so it more restaurant... More 

Thank Rox A
San Clemente, California, United States
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212 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Nice sports bar with better than average food . the fried chicken was good as was the clam chowder. The drinks came fast and three games were on, the place was crowded and loud so if a big party is your thing then stop on in.

Thank Kelly C
Los Angeles, California
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Good selection of beers and small plates. Pleasant friendly staff. Also outdoor seating. Highly recommend The Point.

Thank trishsoto
San Ramon, Costa Rica
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215 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We went here as a family of 10, so we got all kinds of different things. Everyone said their food was good, and the service was also very good and friendly. I can mainly just comment on what I ordered, though, and that was the pastrami sandwich on fry-bread. It was excellent, although enormous. I would have taken half home... More 

Thank CostaRicaOutsider
Yorkshire, England
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117 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We just called in for drinks but the food looked good. Plenty of tv screens for sport and great service. They have cider on draught! A rare find in these parts.

Thank Lexidove
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We were the only people in the place for a late lunch. The service was excellent but the clams were amazing!!! Would eat here again for sure!

Thank Christine W
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

A locals nice family place. Lots of TV's. Great service. Good food. Ok parking. They will treat you well.

Thank robert j

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34085 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 201, Dana Point, CA 92629-2765
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-464-5700
The Point is a family friendly dinning experience that is open for lunch and dinner with nightly live entertainment. Thursday night live Jazz trios, Friday night DJ's and Sat night local bands. We are open from 11:30 until late every day except Mondays(until Football starts). We have beautiful views of Dana Point Harbor and a warm outdoor patio with large fireplace. We also have a "Kids Cave" that has chalkboard walls for the kids to drawl on and kids movies playing, so parents can enjoy their meals for a few extra minutes. We have a wide selection of Wines and Micro beers as well.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?