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Chart House

34442 St of the Green Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629
+1 949-493-1183
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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34442 St of the Green Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This company gets it right no matter which of their restaurants you go too. Fabulous food and professional and friendly service. Great locations always with casual ambiance. We always eat fish or seafood and are never disappointed. Chowder incredible Rolls and desserts are outstanding. Great...More

Thank Janis I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, even better service, we love it!.....It is great to go in a group and try a little of each persons food! Totally recommend

Thank MzginaT
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a destination restaurant for me whenever I visit Dana Point or So Cal coast (as I also eat at the one in Cardiff). The view is serene, the seafood is fresh and service is always on point. Make it a part of your Dana...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attentive service, very good food with fixtures in need of an upgrade; but entirely marred by a classless corporate overlay from the 500 chain strong owner; too much marketing collateral lying around (flyers, posters), with a cocktail menu that looks like it was created for...More

Thank USBrits
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The server was a little clueless. He did not explain well nor did he get our order correct. Not what we expected.

Thank Sonia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After making dinner reservations for 6:30, we waited 30 minutes. This would have been ok if we had not detected confusion and chaos by the hosts. But, our server,Ernie, more than made up for the initial negative experience at the hostess desk. The service was...More

Thank Merri B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Able to order from the menu. No high priced buffet which was awesome! Great views, great service! Entrees and salad bar were great! Gotta have the mojito taster drink - “meant to be shared” as our waiter put it! :) get it! You won’t be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great happy hour with good beer and cocktail options. Food is good. Only down side is if you sit at the bar, you have your back to the ocean. If you want a view, then you have to get there early! There is nice seating...More

Thank NelsonD148
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this for my husbands birthday through Open Table. I asked for a booth with a view of the harbour. When we arrived the host walked us past several lovely open booths and seated us in one in the third room back that had absolutely...More

Thank HudsongrlChicago
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went to the Chart House restaurant on a recent stay at Monarch Beach Resort. It was our first visit there and made reservations based on the recommendations of others. We started off by selecting wine from their extensive list. As an...More

Thank Bob W
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11 April 2018|
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Response from Venita J | Reviewed this property |
In the evening people tend to wear resort casual attire
lauren g
14 June 2017|
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Response from Lydia747 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think they even have a special kids menu.
Stephanie L
4 December 2016|
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Response from Missika | Reviewed this property |
I don't even think there is a sidewalk walking up the hill from Harbor Dr. You could walk it more easily going up Golden lantern, Left on Del Prado, Left on Blue Lantern, Right on Santa Clara, Left on Scenic. It might sound... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34442 St of the Green Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629
    (Pacific Coast Highway)
  • Public Transportation: PCH/Blue Lantern - bus
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-493-1183
From amazing views of the Pacific Ocean & Dana Point Harbor to unparalleled cuisine, Chart House is a feast for the eyes as well as the palate. Savor a seamless blend of fine seafood & steaks, while you enjoy the elegant atmosphere & impeccable service. Since 1961, Chart House has been dedicated to providing the ideal dining experience. With 30 historic, waterfront & showcase locations across the U.S., Chart House offers spectacular views & exceptional service that you’re sure to enjoy. From top-of-the-catch seafood to succulent steaks, our renowned chefs have tailored a menu to complement local cuisine while introducing a hint of the exotic. Choose from our famous entrées such as New Wave Sur & Turf, Macadamia Crusted Mahi & our slow roasted Prime Rib. We also offer a daily selection of fresh fish, an extensive collection of fine wines & decadent desserts like our famous Hot Chocolate Lava Cake.
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