We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Wine Bistro

) #79 of 121 Restaurants in Dana Point €€ - €€€ American, ,
34091 La Plz, Dana Point, CA 92629-5548
+1 949-489-7809
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“tavern” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Wine Bar, Bar, Pub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
34091 La Plz, Dana Point, CA 92629-5548
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (28)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Had some guests from out of town last minute and the typical favorite restaurants had no availability until 9:30 or later, but the Wine Bistro had tables at every time slot all night long on Open Table. I should have heard sirens going off. We...More

2  Thank 4SIGHT
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Although the wait staff was very nice, I was very disappointed with this place. I'd been 2 years ago & loved it! Now, it's just another beach dive

2  Thank MariaL26
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

With a bias towards rye, the wine bistro has a nice mix of drinks. The General Mezcal has a rich, smokiness that was great. Wines are good

Thank Bootdr1
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

First time and we were quite impressed. Interesting Brunch Menu and excellent service. The eggs were perfectly pouched, the pancakes and French toast were very tasty.

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I love the burgers and adult mac & cheese here. FYI The adult M&C is nothing like an orange velveeta pasta dish. Actually everything I've had here so far has been yummy.

Thank CapoBeachCat
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The Wine Bistro is a relatively recent addition to DP - great cocktails, good wines by the glass, nice outdoor patio, some great eats - the short rib flatbread is to die for, good steaks. They also have live music some nights - go to...More

Thank mmmincalif
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

I totally plan to come back. allie was so sweet. The salmon benedict was perfect. The bloody was too spicy for my stomach but the long fin lager was perfect. Totally comming back!

Thank AidenDaxx
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Was there for Mother's Day and expected long waiting for anything. Wrong! Table was ready on time and their special menu for Mother's Day had a great selection. And the bottomless Mimosas never went dry. Best of all, was the attentiveness by our waiter. Especially...More

Thank ernest s
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise! Located on the Plaza in Dana Point next to Hennesy's Tavern. We chose this location as there is less traffic and parking directly outside ( which proved very convenient as it rained hard when we chose to go.). Next door was...More

Thank beachbabelagunabeach
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Went here twice (once at lunch, once for dinner) and both times was not impressed. Soft drinks are typical watered down mix from bar. Food was very iffy - was the chicken even fresh? Not much of a vibe here, either, although it's an attractive...More

2  Thank ocnative1874
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Shwack Beach Grill
288 reviews
.34 km away
The Little Kitchen Asian Cafe
89 reviews
.26 km away
Jack's Restaurant
114 reviews
.39 km away
Gen Kai Japanese Restaurant
95 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Dana Point Harbor
811 reviews
.82 km away
Doheny State Beach
376 reviews
1.17 km away
Catalina Express
198 reviews
1.13 km away
Baby Beach
104 reviews
1.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Wine Bistro staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Wine Bar, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34091 La Plz, Dana Point, CA 92629-5548
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-489-7809
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing