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The Rooftop Lounge

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1289 S Coast Hwy, Fourth Floor, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
+1 949-497-2446
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Antibes, France
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7 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really nice place to enjoy an amazing sunset. Better arrive early though! Only few seats available and the rooftop is not that big, we were lucky enough to get a table just when two people were leaving. Food and drinks are really good, a bit pricey, but thats for the view :-)

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Thank YasBnBm
Naperville,IL
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by a local, this is a great place for food or just drinks. Ahi sandwich, burger, lobster on toast, and the steak bowl were ordered by our group. All were excellent. Mango mojito and mai tai were very well prepared. Check the rooftop out, you won't be disappointed.

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Thank BPONaperville_IL
Huntington Beach, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rooftop Lounge has wonderful views from all sides. It circle around half of the building so there are many different views. Plan on waiting a bit and arrive well before sunset or you will probably be standing for it because seating is limited for the crowd they draw. It is a friendly crowd and I have been welcomed by... More 

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Thank LHfromHB
Dana Point, California
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192 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Rooftop Lounge is a nice place to enjoy the sunset. Wide variety of clientele. Drinks are ok, food is average at best. Unless you enjoy the bar scene, it's best to leave after the sunset and find dinner elsewhere. Service can be sub-par.

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Thank Tom M
Laguna Beach, California
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great views, fun food, exciting people. Everyone is having fun. Can be crowded at lunch and sunsets. Definitely a place to go and enjoy. Have been there from there opening years ago and continue to go 2-3 times a month. Always a good time and good eats.

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Thank Clark S
Huntington Beach, California
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215 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice rooftop area on top of La Casa del Camino hotel. You can take the elevator or stairs up to the top. You seat yourself like on an honor system. It is not a large space so there can be a wait for the tables. The food and drinks were okay. Parking was harder to find along the streets. I'm... More 

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La Crescenta, California
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A great place to enjoy wine or a cocktail and watch the sunset. The place was super busy but we managed to get a table to enjoy the sunset. They have little blankets and heaters to keep you warm too. We aware this is not a restaurant.

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Newport Beach, California
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We came for lunch, had to get our own table since it is first come first serve..... The food was not very good, especially the Lobster Mac and Cheese... The issue with this place is the other people hovering to get your table like vultures eating a dead animal... On three desperate occasions we were asked when we were leaving........ More 

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Richmond, Canada
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

this is our go - to place when we are here with a car - the traffic makes the drive a little less fun, but once we get to Laguna Beach we know we are in for a very enjoyable afternoon. The Rooftop Lounge is fun, active, breezy ( after all, you are up on a roof right over the... More 

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irvine, ca
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

What a view! Come during happy hour and stay for sunset. A hidden gem. Romantic, beautiful. Reasonable prices.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1289 S Coast Hwy, Fourth Floor, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-497-2446
Description
Leave your worries at the door of La Casa del Camino hotel and head up to the roof! A local favorite and a must-see for visitors, The Rooftop Lounge offers a front row seat for a spectacular sunset. Indulge in one of the best happy hours in town, with signature fresh fruit Mojitos and one truly amazing panoramic ocean view while sampling small bites and California casual cuisine.

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