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21 Oceanfront

2100 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
+1 949-673-2100
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, International, Gluten Free Options
2100 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place. Loved the bar. Good wine and awesome view. Had a few apps and a couple drinks. The bartendar from NY was great. Lots of good stories and great service. Will stop again when I'm back in town.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

21 Oceanfront delivered! Outstanding level of service. They truly understand the concept of a dinning experience. Wine selection was delightful. Well flavored steak and sides. The deserts were amazing. A+ The views at dinner were so beautiful. This is a must do!

Thank Steve A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Celebrated our 29th wedding anniversary at "21 Oceanfront" and had a wonderful experience. Asked for a booth with an ocean view to enjoy the view of the beach as well as the sunset. Parking in the summer is difficult so just use the Valet($6). Brought...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended business cocktail/hors d'oeuvres meeting. Held in private area of restaurant, staff was %100 attentative. Good wine but hors d'oeuvres were the best I've ever had. All in attendance agreed. Biggest shrimp, tuna and prime rib sliders were the best. Top notch service here. Though...More

Thank bnsf1955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It really rated one star but I gave it two as we had a nice banquette with an ocean view. The service was sub par. They need a new chef, the lobster tails were not cooked yuck and the chicken Parmesan was dry, dry dry....More

Thank Taylorleo
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The view at sunset is wonderful! The food is good, but not great. They do allow you to bring in your own wine and charge a bottle opening fee.

Thank McFadFam
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We decided to celebrate our anniversary here with dinner and a corner room. The accommodations were excellent. We had reservations for 7:30 and were so hungry we showed up at 6 and it was no problem; we were seated quickly and had a great view...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 8 August 2017

There are many restaurants to choose from on the Balboa Peninsula but 21 Oceanfront is the best fine dining restaurant in the area. The atmosphere is fantastic. It's your classical fine dining with leather booths and white linen. The service was great; very attentive and...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Really good food, great staff and fantastic venue - highly recommended. Location is perfect and lots to do in the area

Thank M S
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

A visit to Newport Beach wouldn't be complete without dinner at 21 Oceanfront. Incredible food, fabulous ocean views, and wonderful service all combine to make 21 Oceanfront a class act and sensational dining experience!

Thank LolaArizona7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663-4327
    (Newport Beach Pier)
  • Public Transportation: We offer Complimentary Roundtrip Transportation for groups of 8 or more within a 20 mile radius (based on availability). We have Custom Mercedes Sprinters and Corporate Vans. Comfortable, clean white vehicles, staffed with professional drivers. This service is complimentary, driver gratuity is appreciated.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-673-2100
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