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Sol Cocina

) #28 of 403 Restaurants in Newport Beach €€ - €€€ Mexican, , Latin
251 E Pacific Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92660
+1 949-675-9800
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“guacamole” (25 reviews)
“tacos” (61 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
251 E Pacific Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92660
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1 - 10 of 202 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here twice now for lunch and both times we had a positive experience. The restaurant offers free valet parking, so if you drive by the restaurant and wonder where you would park, they take care of it for you. The chips (which...More

Thank adalbert3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time eating at Sol Cocina. The atmosphere was warm. Service was great and the food was amazing and priced right for whatever your budget. I was so pleased with the entire experience. I requested a dish that was not on the...More

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Local relatives took my wife and me to Sol Cocina for what they said was one of the best happy hours in town, and we were not disappointed! Happy Hour runs 3-6 pm, when they run great specials on house wines and margaritas, plus small...More

Thank RCSColumbus
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

First, keep in mind that there is a restaurant named Sol Grill. This is not Sol Grill. This restaurant I'm reviewing does not accept OpenTable reservations. This was a destination for us, having eaten here on vacation 4 years ago. It's still quite good. Very...More

Thank Lisamarch
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The food was delicious and was presented on the plates with a bit of flair. We sat by a window overlooking the dock which added a nice view to our dining experience. Everything we had was great.

Thank Suesanny
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Vampire Tacos. The name says it all. If that's too scary for you, they've got a lot of other ideas about Mexican food, but created with a unique blending of moderne epiquery & traditional recipes. Very nice bayfront location where you can stare out the...More

Thank Trainmeister
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We visited Sol Cocina for lunch today. The view and atmosphere were amazing. The chips and salsa were delicious. The carnitas and grilled tacos were fabulous. The guacamole was the best I have ever had. Highly recommend. Affordable prices. Thank you!!

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I booked the patio for a work function and the event could not have went better. Lara is the Event Coordinator and everything was set up just as I'd asked. JC was the waiter and his expertise, food/drink selections, and service was flawless. We started...More

Thank Derik M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Service was outstanding! Well done from host, waiter and other staff...strong attention to detail! Food was good, not outstanding but good.

Thank Mdyenoham
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Drinks are much better than the food. The free valet parking and view of the marina are wonderful. Interior is getting worn and dated.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 E Pacific Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92660
    (PCH and Bayside Dr.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-675-9800
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