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K'ya Bistro

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1287 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115 (Cress Street)
+1 949-376-9718
16:30 - 22:00
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Charlestown, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an awesome dinner here. The food and service were excellent. Seated in a window seat, the quality of the good was fantastic. Tuna poké which would be 20 dollars anywhere else was $10 and it was fantastic. This is a must do in Laguna. Completely reasonable prices for very large "small plate" portions.

Thank dick02176
Los Angeles, California
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

K'ya Bistro is located on the ground floor of La Casa Del Camino Hotel. Kyle the General Manager of K'ya Bistro runs a tight ship and Chef Connole is renowned for this colorful and flavorful creations. We were guests at the hotel and the reason for our visit was so that my husband could try their Short Ribs. To quote... More 

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irvine, ca
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Come for early bird special and be amazed what you can get for $5. Intimate space on ground floor of hotel Camino Real. Go for a drink on the roof before or after dinner for magnificent view.

Thank easy22
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

K'ya Bistro never disappoints, it's the best happy hour in Laguna Beach . The sangria is fantastic and the service always top notch . Aurora is my favorite server, she is so attentive and friendly. I leave always looking forward to my next visit

Thank Diane W
Thunder Bay, Ontario
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We ate here 3 out of 4 nights in Laguna Beach. Everything we tried was delicious. The small plate portions are just right for sharing, and for sampling multiple tastes at one sitting. Great mojitos!

Thank EBandGJ
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67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Mixture of interesting plates but most delicious Tomato Basil soup with side of grilled cheese. Yum! The Calamari was also excellent.

Thank RosalynA
San Antonio, Texas
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109 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We had $25 a day to spend on food/drink during our week at the hotel where this wonderful restaurant resides. This, and the word around town that this is a local fave, led to us having some of the best meals of our vacation. I had a combo of pork rib meat with bacon wrapped shrimp served over potatoes and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We decided to entrust the venue with our Valentine's Day extravaganza so we arrived quite early around 5 o'clock and we were seated right away. The first thing we noticed is the interior that reflects the Spanish style charm that is casual, sophisticated but at the same time very low key. It's fairly small interior that feels airy during the... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

One of the best restaurant values in Laguna Beach. And the variety of choices makes it hard to decide what to order next. Happy hour goes from 4:30 to 5:30 where the drinks are discounted. They also take reservations and due to the popularity it is a good idea to make a reservation.

Thank HWB
Atlanta, Georgia
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

The roof-top is special, down-stair restaurant is really good, but if you can get to the roof to experience a great sunset, do it. I got married on the roof-top at sunset a few years ago so I'm biased but you don't have to go that far to fall in love with the Pacific Ocean view from this place!!

Thank Steve B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
American, Spanish, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1287 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-3115
    (Cress Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-376-9718
K'ya Bistro Bar is located in the historic, coastal La Casa del Camino hotel in the heart of Laguna Beach. With small plates and an emphasis on sharing, K'ya Bistro Bar offers a diverse menu with flavors from the Mediterranean and a local bistro appeal. This bustling bistro is a stone's throw from the beach and reflects a lively San Francisco-esque atmosphere. Guests can enjoy a private table, or have a drink by the fireplace before or after dinner in the comfortable lobby lounge featuring live entertainment.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?