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Bayside Restaurant

900 Bayside Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7460
+1 949-721-1222
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
900 Bayside Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7460
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our family dinner at this restaurant; the quality of the meals was first class only to be topped by excellent service. We were seated in the patio section which was more quiet than the inside portion, very enjoyable evening.

Thank Otto H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I love coming here for their happy hour it is every evening from 6 p.m. to closing every evening this wonderful place has a music venue. The food and alounge is excellent and you have choices of happy hour wines and Cocktails!...More

Thank lyndon2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit often and have yet to be disappointed! The food is always delicious and beyond expectations. Our server, Tatiana, was quick with suggestions for the "undecided" and she was spot on. The panic player and guitar player were the icing in the cake. The...More

Thank Breebarb1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bayside is one of my favorite restaurants in Newport Beach. It's upscale and classy, but not stuffy. food is excellent--i love the shrimp risotto. Took my mom here for her 93rd birthday recently, she loved her salmon and the ambiancet! I like to go on...More

Thank chris4arts
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

What do you expect when you eat at a “higher end” restaurant? You would expect, great food, great service, inviting atmosphere and an attentive and friendly staff. We got “all that and more”. I am from the east coast (NYC /Philly) and am accustomed to...More

Thank Lefty-BassPlayer
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We have been here a few times for special occasions. Great atmosphere with live music. The brunch menu has a lot to offer to please a crowd with Bottomless Mimosa's! Today we all had the special - Diver Scallops! Prepared to perfection! Came on a...More

Thank Cindy O
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This is a rather large restaurant with a busy bar, but we were there for dinner. The Ribeye steak was perfect. No need for any sauces. The Tuna tartar was delicious, even for the food snob in our party. The snap pea risotto with shrimp...More

Thank SymnCwl
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We had a large group on a week night. The bar area had piano music, but it was so noisy that it interfered with our conversation and we weren't even seated in the same room. The food was nice but the service was slow. To...More

Thank Cricket1969
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This was my second visit to Bayside, and I had an excellent meal experience on both occasions. On both visits we had a large (> 10) party, and service was pretty attentive for the most part and very accommodating of any request. There was a...More

Thank TonyRHB
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My husband and I arrived on time for our 7:30 reservation and were seated promptly. We sat for 20 minutes without being acknowledged by the passing waiters. No menus, no water, no drinks, no nothing. Looking around we could see that others were waiting too....More

Thank bdegroot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Bayside Dr, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7460
    (Bayside / PCH)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-721-1222
New American cuisine comes to life in this custom-designed location overlooking the harbor in Newport Beach, California. Award-winning Executive Chef Paul Gstrein brings culinary drama to his inventive dishes for lunch, dinner and the enormously popular Champagne Sunday Brunch. Lunch, dinner or brunch dining may all be enjoyed al fresco on our wrap-around patio, made comfortable with built-in heaters and sun drapes. Complementing the kitchen is a circular glass wine cellar that boasts more than 2500 bottles of wine favorites from around the world.
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