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K'ya Bistro

1287 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
+1 949-376-9718
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (24 reviews)
“lobster” (19 reviews)
“creamed corn” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1287 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have redecorated since last year and the ambience seems significantly less noisy--a plus! Tapas and small plates are delightful, as usual. Wine is a bit pricey but ordering drops the cost of food to half price. Not a bad idea!

Thank Ted M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us enjoyed our meal here. We opted to share "small" plates. It's pretty noisy, so prepare to speak loudly and say "what??" fairly frequently. Everything we had was very good. Service was great.

Thank jperkin1
Reviewed 27 June 2017

K'ya is a fun place whether you eat inside or out on the rooftop. The items for sharing are all delicious and well worth more than one visit. The happy hour menu is so very affordable.

Thank karenmcclu
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We have had the opportunity to dine at this lovely tapas serving restaurant whenever we are at Laguna beach. So, we dined there several times in a row, bringing company with us. On the third night, we were told the menu had just changed. not...More

Thank JEFFREY and El... G
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We have always enjoyed K'ya--albeit a bit crazy busy & loud at times. The food is awesome, check out heir menu online...service isn't always the best as they are swamped so you just gotta roll with it!! Came here last Saturday for a birthday dinner...More

Thank MissVina
Reviewed 30 April 2017

A beautiful restaurant in a beautiful location, K'ya Bistro was recommended and it is absolutely the best place to dine in Laguna Beach. If you can get there for happy hour from 4:30 to 5:30 you will have the best opportunity to sample their menu...More

Thank Skinnyshelley
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The three of us went in for dinner, one had previously been at K'ya. We shared three main dishes: KAZAAM! Excellent, superb, food and service. Couldn't resist, back we went the following week this time feasting on 4 dishes. You can't go wrong with any...More

Thank BellaSaskatoon
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Tried 5 dishes here and loved them all. Service was fast, happy hour deals were fantastic...all in all, one of my new favorite restaurants!

Thank EmBentley
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome dinner here. The food and service were excellent. Seated in a window seat, the quality of the good was fantastic. Tuna poké which would be 20 dollars anywhere else was $10 and it was fantastic. This is a must do in...More

Thank dick02176
Reviewed 12 April 2017

K'ya Bistro is located on the ground floor of La Casa Del Camino Hotel. Kyle the General Manager of K'ya Bistro runs a tight ship and Chef Connole is renowned for this colorful and flavorful creations. We were guests at the hotel and the reason...More

Thank OMGYoga
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Questions & Answers
Carol H
15 January 2017|
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Response from Katie G | Property representative |
Happy Hour is daily from 4:30pm to 5:30pm, excluding holidays. And Late Night Happy Hour is Tue - Thur from 8pm to close with $5 drink and $6 food specials.
12 December 2016|
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Response from Jordan O | Property representative |
Yes we do, we are family friendly, we have highchairs and a kids menu!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1287 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
    (Cress Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-376-9718
  • E-mail
K'ya Bistro Bar is located in the historic, coastal La Casa del Camino hotel in the heart of Laguna Beach. With small plates and an emphasis on sharing, K'ya Bistro Bar offers a diverse menu with flavors from the Mediterranean and a local bistro appeal. This bustling bistro is a stone's throw from the beach and reflects a lively San Francisco-esque atmosphere. Guests can enjoy a private table, or have a drink by the fireplace before or after dinner in the comfortable lobby lounge featuring live entertainment.
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