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Rockin' Baja

2104 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
+1 949-723-0606
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (27 reviews)
“tacos” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, Seafood, Mexican
$$ - $$$
2104 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a fun place right off of McFadden Square at the base of the Newport Pier area. Kind of funky as it's oddly shaped and doesn't afford many views, but the food more than makes up for any shortcomings that the location may have....More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Truly the best taco I have ever had! I would highly recommend this restaurant. Very close to Newport beach. Also good place to eat for those with nut allergies

Thank LarnisLegend
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here a few times and never had a bad meal. It can get crowded so get there early or make a reservation. Great location near the beach with lots of parking.

Thank Edwin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were told this was a good place to get lunch. My wife and I split the surf and turf tacos. Why would you put beans on this taco. It just killed the flavors of the steak and the shrimp. The beers were reasonable and...More

Thank Lostandhungry
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

It tasted even better than it looked! The seasoning was awesome tons more food than I could eat. I would def recommend it!

Thank helensievers75
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

First 5 star review on our LA vacation!! Yay!! Rockin' Baja was truly Rockin'!! I didn't expect much coz my experience with beach front restaurants is that you pay for the location... Not the food. But I was pleasantly surprised that the food, service, ambiance,...More

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 21 June 2017

On holiday for a week in southern California. Found this place and had lunch. Their tacos were amazing as were the ice cold beer. Fun place with great service.

Thank Q4240KFpeterl
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Two buckets (for2) fed 4 people. With sodas, an appetizer, and the 2 buckets was about $150 plus tip. There was so much lobster, but the best thing was the snow crab. It was delicious. Highly recommend!

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 9 June 2017

The chicken enchiladas were among the best I have had. They were huge. My family spoke highly of there meals as well. The atmosphere was fun and the margarita was fantastic, too. The waitress was also fantastic. No complaints. Newport Beach was one of the...More

Thank Timothy N
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

What a great place to have lunch after a walk on the beach and a look in the beach shops the staff are very nice and helpful and explained the menu and what the dishes came with being from the UK sometime it's a bit...More

Thank Gary S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2104 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-723-0606
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