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Moonshadows

20356 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-5428
+1 310-456-3010
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“octopus” (19 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
20356 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-5428
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1 - 10 of 476 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My group of 4 experienced a really nice lunch yesterday in Malibu. We sat on the deck at a table that was like a cabana. The view of the ocean was majestic! We ordered calamari, and I had ribeye steak and substituted potatoes for rice....More

Thank drfunches
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had reservations for 7pm. We arrived about 20 minutes early and the hostess said no problem it’s not very crowded and seated us right away. The view from our table was fantastic! Right over the ocean. Waves rolling in right under our feet. The...More

Thank Gary_Val_AZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for lunch, or to stop fro drinks and/or dinner. Food and service are good, and you cannot beat the view!

Thank Dorothy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

14 of us had dinner here on a Friday night. We got very well looked after and the food was very good. We had a table on the terrace with a good view of the sunset and sea. The restaurant has a fun atmosphere and...More

Thank Hungry T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Moonshadows for lunch with my husband. We had the steak and lobster. They sat us at the window we had a Great view. I enjoyed my steak, it was well cooked. We had the creme brulee and banana crostata. Before we left we saw...More

Thank Irene R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Malibu for the week celebrating our 20th Anniversary. For that actual date, my wife chose Moonshadows and we were not disappointed. The ONLY turn down was at the beginning; that being a rather snippy woman at the front reception that seemed put...More

Thank FlexMartian
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A group of 9 of us from Texas was looking for a place on the ocean to have brunch and came across this place. It did not disappoint!! The drinks, the food and the view was awesome! Best raw oysters I've had!

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Sneaky little open area in the back with bar stools facing the water. Can't beat it. Had king crab and various raw fish appetizers. All excellent. Special sea bass for the meal. Phenomenal. Good service.

Thank lillywillis
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner. Appetizers included barbecue octopus & fried calamari....both delicious! Main entrees included bouillabaisse, crab/lobster linguini, black cod.... all very tasty! We were very pleased with the service & we were seated at the scenic window area & could hear & watch the...More

Thank Mommabez
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on a Friday. We had no reservation, but did not have to wait long to get seated. Nice view, good food, good service, cool place!

Thank 8erta
Nearby
Malibu
The Malibu coastline is like a chameleon. In some
areas it resembles the French Riviera with its lush,
green hillsides descending into crescent-shaped
shorelines. In others, it feels 100% Southern
Californian with beaches wide and flat as a football
field, and often crowded with beach-goers lounging on
towels and playing volleyball. Other coastlines still
feel secluded, tucked under tall cliffs and dotted
...More
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jul2111
10 July 2017|
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Response from AnikF | Reviewed this property |
So sorry for the delay Did not see your question... we did reserve it is a lot safer to avoid the wait. The restaurant is quite big.
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Darnell Y
24 October 2015|
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Response from Moonshadowspch | Property representative |
Our Menus can all be found on our website. We also feature a fish of the day during lunch, brunch, and dinner which changes frequently.
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Darnell Y
24 October 2015|
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Response from Moonshadowspch | Property representative |
There is no specific dress code. Guest attire ranges from casual to formal. We only require shoes and shirt at all times.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20356 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-5428
    (Big Rock)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu>  > Malibu
  • Neighbourhood: Malibu
  • Phone Number: +1 310-456-3010
  • E-mail
Description
Oceanside restaurant with breathtaking panoramic views for romantic dining. Our chic nightspot. Serenades by live DJs spinning hot tracks nightly in the Blue Lounge, brims with a vogue, Hollywood-meets-Malibu crowd, indulging in a tranquil, yet hip vibe.
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