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Beach Fire

204 Avenida Del Mar, Ola Vista, San Clemente, CA 92672-5554
+1 949-366-3232
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sticky ribs” (6 reviews)
“calamari” (13 reviews)
“skirt steak” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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204 Avenida Del Mar, Ola Vista, San Clemente, CA 92672-5554
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Reviewed yesterday

The food was great for the price. $3 Mimosa Sundays was great; however sad to find out once they run out of the Brut the special ends.... We had an assortment of meals from the seafood alfredo to the steak medallions and calamari for an...More

Thank aniala103
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great light meal ( lettuce wraps) with a friend and enjoyed great service and great food - ambience was quiet, great for conversations with new friends

Thank bhvvmf
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The food was okay, service not so much. It was loud and our waitress forgot to bring my cocktail, then blamed the bartender for being too busy. She served others who came in after us and brought them their drinks. I would have been okay,...More

Thank twhitaker7
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Their Sticky Ribs at happy hour are the best thing around. The price of these goes up significantly after happy hour. They are still worth getting even then! Another thing I really like is their Calamari. I have had Calamari in many places in Orange...More

Thank adoc4u
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Beach Fire is a good place to eat when you're not sure what you feel like eating. Menu includes great appetizers, imaginative sandwiches, tacos, delicious salads, pasta dishes, chicken, fish, pork and beef entrees. Nice patio dining, a small area with a fireplace, booths and...More

Thank oceanloverme
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I love their calamari, hamburgers and salads. Happy hour has good prices and the they have entertainment in the bar. Lovely patio for people watching.

Thank sharon g
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Stopped in for a late lunch with my family on a warm summer afternoon. Great food (fish and chips, cesar salad, ahi) and reasonably priced. The musician was a bit loud but would definitely visit again.

Thank rcusack
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Wide variety menu including island and American flavors. Had the Josh's chicken - was full of flavor. Would absolutely order again. Burgers we good sized. Cool interior decor. Happy hour is only available in the bar area.

Thank azlou1210
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The Signature Ahi Tacos that I ordered offered a weird combination of flavors: tacos with a sweet sauce topped with Japanese style sweet seaweed, all that served with Mexican style black beans with a bit of cheese, rice, and a small fried banana. I like...More

Thank Valaya G
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Our group of friends had approximately 20 women, and Beach Fire held three large tables for us on a Saturday night, even when part of the group was nearly an hour late. It cannot have been easy to serve that many people, answering questions and...More

Thank maserk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Avenida Del Mar, Ola Vista, San Clemente, CA 92672-5554
    (Ola Vista)
  • Public Transportation: OCTA provides a stop in front of the restaurant. You can also take the train and get off at the San Clemente Pier stop. We are right up the hill on Del Mar.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-366-3232
  • E-mail
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