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The Alley Restaurant

4501 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-2617
+1 949-646-9126
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good54%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“blt” (2 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
4501 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-2617
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

Excellent food with warm comfy setting wtih great atomspere.Though the guests in the next table were bit noise, but overall it was an excellent dining experience.

Thank Harishjyo
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We went here for my birthday, because the menu had rack of lamb and other mouthwatering temptations. We loved all our entrees! The rack of lamb was huge, very tender, and so tasty! Others at the table really enjoyed the Steak Diane and the prime...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

On a random weekend away from San Diego, we stumbled upon this gem in Newport Beach! This unassuming cottage houses $10 bottomless mimosas, a DELICIOUS brunch menu (can't stress delicious enough), and two adorable patios. The service was amazingly friendly, even despite being packed inside....More

Thank arkmcguire
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I have driven by this place for years but for some reason never stopped in until now. Very surprised. The food, service and atmosphere were all very good and the prices were very fair. The server couldn't have been more helpful

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a cute place to go for lunch. Good friendly service. Good variety for the menu. Good bread and really nice portions for the meat on the sandwiches.

Thank Mary Jean P
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Bottomless mimosas + football + good food = a nice Sunday. You get 2 mixers - OJ or cranberry juice. We had the BELTA (a BLT with avocado and an egg) and an ahi wrap. The BELTA was delicious, I didn't try the ahi wrap...More

Thank AMA0123
Reviewed 22 July 2016

From the moment you walk in, this place oozes of charm from days gone by, A saloon with a dining room is what the hostess called it. We were seated in a comfortable booth and served drinks quickly by our waitress. While reading the menu...More

1  Thank NicknAZ49
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Nice variety of foods available on a moderate budget. Everything in our group was prepared to satisfaction, seafood to steaks. The daily specials are particularly pleasing. It's on the edge of a strip shopping center so you have to be careful to park in the...More

Thank Dagnytags
Reviewed 28 November 2015

I didn't expect much as this restaurant is in a strip mall but it was actually pretty good. The staff welcomed us and the service was great. I had soup and a sandwich that was really good. My brother opted for the special, stroganoff, and...More

Thank traveler60California
Reviewed 28 August 2015

My daughter and I were looking for a place to go to Sunday brunch in Newport Beach, and as we left the house, the neighbor stopped us to say that when we'd left the dog behind the night before to go to dinner, she'd barked...More

Thank Julie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
04:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4501 W Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663-2617
    (Balboa Blvd. & Pacific Coast Hwy)
  • Public Transportation: Directly in front
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-646-9126
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