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Splashes Restaurant

1555 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3226
+1 866-348-8940
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“scallops” (38 reviews)
“paella” (9 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1555 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3226
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food with reasonable prices. Creative menu with beautiful views of the ocean. Water shines under the lighting.

Thank rbrill1664
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Splashes the day before Thanksgiving. We wanted to celebrate by ourselves before the huge family gathering. We feel in love with the location... you can't get much better then right on the beach!! My wife ordered the sea trout...More

Thank 801enrico
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is really niece and the view is amazing. Food just okay. I would go for drinks and dine elsewhere.

Thank Cynthia-LAX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You simply can’t get any closure to the surf than this restaurant! We had an amazing front row table at high tide with big waves...perfection. However from there it is all downhill if you expect service or good food. So sit back enjoy the view,...More

Thank Penelopewms
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dining at the Pacific Ocean is very pleasant. The staff are very polished and courteous and professional. Prices are on the high side. The Hamburger was a good size and appointed just right - tasty and as ordered. The Scallops were reminiscent of "cuisine minceur",...More

1  Thank GeorgeFMarkhamON
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went here for our 25th wedding anniversary, we wanted something special for the occasion and the food here lived up to our high expectations. The restaurant is located within a resort and you need to book ahead. Sitting outside on a...More

1  Thank segawidow
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The view from our table was absolutely stunning, as the waves were "splashing" literally 20 feet from our table. The restaurant was not crowded at all, and you can sense that this was not a place where the locals, or people in the know hang...More

1  Thank shawn16505
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

I made a reservation for my wife’s birthday for 8:30 pm. Weather was great and we got a table outside with the water splashing against the wall. Great service, great food.

Thank Puneet D
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and atmosphere but the service lacks anything great. Very slow service even with a prefix menu. I watched the room full of tables for 2 hours and some tables never turned over. The food was great. Probably the best plate of grilled octopus...More

Thank John-n-Roz
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Was there for dinner.Kyle very rude.Didn't have the service that i thought it was. Had to track kyle down. The managers Sam and Travis get new managers.Bring back Robert Brower, Mike Dodd. Never going back.More

Thank Airline L
Ante D, Director of Food & Beverage at Splashes Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Airline L., We appreciate your shared feedback and take it very much to heart. Please accept my apologies as we have not met your expectations during your last visit with us. Splashes restaurant's team strives for warm and genuine service and it is regrettable...More

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10 June 2017|
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Response from Thomas W | Reviewed this property |
It is family friendly...
paula s
3 May 2017|
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Response from Ante D | Property representative |
We believe in value, and if you were disappointed in your meal, we are certainly receptive to discussing reversing your charges. Our Chef and team strive to make any amends during your meal as well.
Alyce W
26 October 2016|
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Response from Ante D | Property representative |
Hello Alyce! Thank you for inquiring. Yes, there is always at least one vegan option on the menu. The Chef is also very accommodating by creating a vegan option based on available fresh ingredients. Alyce, we hope to see you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$60
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Validated Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1555 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3226
    (Blue Bird Canyon and Coast Hwy)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 866-348-8940
Terraced above the beach, with waves breaking just 25 feet below, the casually elegant Splashes Restaurant boasts some of California's best views and finest cuisine. Whether seated in the dining room or alfresco on the palm-shaded patio, you'll enjoy American Coastal Cuisine set against a dramatic backdrop of the Pacific Ocean.
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