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Tommy Bahama's Island Grille

854 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7945
+1 949-760-8686
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“coconut shrimp” (28 reviews)
“key lime pie” (11 reviews)
“steak salad” (8 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
854 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7945
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Our absolute favorite lunch / brunch destination while visiting Newport Beach. Best ever Coconut shrimp. You can order a plate of 4 or 6... go for the 6 directly! The short ribs melt off the rib on your fork and the half portion is more...More

Thank meherio
Reviewed 8 October 2017

They were busy and wanted us to wait for a table until my friend suggested to the hostess that she would make a reservation on Open Table for the current time. The staff was very efficient and the food was all very good with ample...More

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 3 October 2017

While a chain, this resturant chain has outstanding food and service. The fish is always fresh. the presentations are unique and the selections have something for everyone. They have a broad wine list , however ask about their special offerring of wine by the bottle...More

Thank Bud K
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We always try a TB, and find that the food and service remain the same where ever you go. Had the crab bisque and fish sandwich both were excellent. Any of the salads are always good just a great place to eat and know that...More

1  Thank Rose K
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We were able to take advantage of the Happy Hour, and had a nice patio seating table. From the duo of dips, pork belly sliders, and fish tacos, the choices on the happy hour menu were sufficient and filling, we didn't have room to order...More

Thank jamaicabitty
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I wanted to go somewhere special to celebrate my last free day before going back to work. Tommy Bahama's Island Grille didn't disappoint. We sat at the bar as we didn't want to wait to be seated. The service at the bar...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Great ambiance, great service, great food and full bar. shopping next to it for gents and ladies. Reservations needed! Outdoor seating too. plenty of parking in the strip mall. Recommended MeuterMedia

1  Thank MeuterMedia
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This was my 4th - 5th visit to TB for lunch, this time I was with my family and I was not disappointed. The adults had the Mahi and salads while the kids had pizza and chicken fingers. All good portions and good quality. At...More

Thank fungus49
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Service was excellent. The Parmesan Crusted Sanibel Chicken was amazing as was the Malted Chocolate Pie. Really could not have been better. There is even a Tommy Bahama clothing store in the same building. All this is located in Newport Beach close to Coast Hwy....More

Thank FuzzyKat
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Celebrated Father's Day. Had a little time to shop in the attached TB Store which was crowded but had some really nice things. We were seated within about 10 minutes of our reservation. We were not hurried throughout the entire meal. Started with one of...More

1  Thank lighthousepam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 854 Avocado Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-7945
    (MacArthur Blvd and Pacific Coast Highway)
  • Public Transportation: Easily accessed from Pacific Coast Highway at MacArthur
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-760-8686
  • E-mail
Tommy Bahama Island Grille is conveniently located in Corona del Mar Plaza, minutes from Fashion Island, John Wayne Airport, and of course, the beach! The upscale alternative to our Laguna Beach location features a fresh seafood, seasonal produce, and innovative new dishes as the development kitchen for our other 14 locations.
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