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Crystal Cove Shake Shack

7408 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92657
+1 949-497-9666
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“burgers” (30 reviews)
“fries” (28 reviews)
“blt” (6 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
7408 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92657
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This roadside restaurant is nicely priced and outstanding food. we split a hotdog and fries which was great. The milkshakes are outstanding - creamy and smooth. the view is amazing overlooking the beach surrounded by the cliffs. If you are coming north towards it, it...More

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting my daughter-in-law, but on this day she decided to go the spa, the grand kids were in school, and the maid was in the kitchen cleaning. I needed some items at Trader Joe’s, the only one with a decent parking lot and...More

Thank Timothy C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very busy outdoor restaurant open all day. Often you have to sit and wait for a parking place but it is worth the wait. The food menu is variable and the burgers are ample and wonderful. Done just the way you order them. And...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place got a wonderful view on the beach from a high location. The pancakes are good and huge! The sausages and fried eggs are good but nothing crazy. Service is the only slightly negative point: no smile... the exaggerated translation could be “what do...More

Thank PascalEvent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re going for nostalgia and remember the amazing shakes of years past, you might be a tiny bit disappointed. This place was acquired by Ruby’s. Granted, the food is amazing, but the shakes are not the same as they used to be - though...More

Thank Vicster303
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place. Went twice in 4 days! The food is great, the shakes are fabulous and the view is to die for. Be ready to wait for a parking space....it IS worth it!

Thank danamorganbarnes
Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you're a tourist, this is THE place to view the incredible sunsets between Corona del Mar and Laguna. You will not be alone - cars line up pre-sunset even spilling onto the busy Pacific Coast Highway. Maybe park at the state park further north...More

Thank Lindamom
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I went over the summer and I only wanted a shake. And obviously many others wanted the same thing because it took me about 30/45 minutes to get to order. Was it worth it? Yes. However, I think lots of people see the shack, see...More

Thank kyle_hickey88
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

It was really busy the day we went and reasonably so. Usually the sign accompanying great food! I had the Ahi sandwich and shared a pineapple shake with the kids! The food was very tasty. If you want to sit down getting a table for...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Perfect spot to pull over for a photo op! I used to come here a few times every summer in 1980. The view is phenomenal, makes you feel like you can see all the way to Hawaii! They're famous for their Date shakes. Unfortunately, there's...More

Thank Sanholding
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7408 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92657
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-497-9666
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