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TAPS Fish House & Brewery

101 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-4924
+1 714-257-0101
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (35 reviews)
“seafood” (30 reviews)
“cioppino” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
101 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-4924
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here on a business dinner for four Service excellent with David Very knowledgeable and professional Great raw oyster choice of 3 type sampler Had swordfish with risotto - excellent Others had Cipiono, Filet rare, aged beef All fabulous and well prepared Cocktails and wine...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do consider myself an Ahi expert. That might be because I was spoiled in having it for two weeks straight in Hawaii 25 years ago where it hits the restaurant 2 hours off the boat. Taps Ahi appetizer lacked the spice and flavor one...More

1  Thank KEVIN L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been to this place since its conception, excellent food and hand crafted beer. Taps retain it's quality over all these years, unlike others that good for a while then slowly slipped down to below normal. A must try is Their Tomahawk steak, While you visiting...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We vsited Taps on Dec 30th, 2017 for a pre- NYE party with friends, and, the service level, the food choices, and the staff at Taps were excellent.

Thank 69niner
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

We're happy to hear! We wish you a Happy New Year and hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Their Sunday brunch is the bomb! Prime rib, fresh oysters, clam chowder are at the top of my list, along with BOTTOMLESS CHAMPAGNE! They also have hot breakfast items like eggs benedict, omlets, pancakes, bacon and sausage. There is also a chocolate fountain and a...More

Thank sarahbear1128
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

We love the great feedback, Sarah. Thanks so much for taking the time to share it with us. It sounds like you had a great experience brunching with us and enjoying some delicious food. We hope you were able to join us for Thanksgiving too!...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

We visited this restaurant because it is a BOGO Entertainment restaurant. It has really nice atmosphere, good service and relatively high prices. But, if you like chips, they have one of the best home made potato chips that is a side option for lunch only....More

Thank Travel_anyday2world
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thanks for joining us, we appreciate the kind words. We're happy to hear you always enjoy relaxing and having a great meal with us.On your next visit please feel free to let your server know of any price concerns so we may find you a...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Great place for happy hour and dinner! I recommend their chocolate soufflé!! The only downside to this place is you cannot just have a cup of tea or a cup of coffee because it is served only in a full pot. It's not bad if...More

Thank bellamae7777
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We have been getting eMails about joining Taps for their 18 year Anniversary and if you come, you get a burger for $2.99....such a deal! So, my wife & I went on a Friday as the promo offer was based on the first 300 orders...More

Thank arturofranz
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Oh no! We're sorry you missed it but are happy to hear you stayed to celebrate with us and share some great food. We hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I love Taps. I have probably dined here almost 50 times in my life time. My go to dish? Easy... Their miso Chilean sea bass. It's hands down the best sea bass dish I've ever had. The flavors of the miso with sushi rice, sautéed...More

1  Thank Tiffany W
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you for your continued support, Tiffany! We appreciate you being a part of the TAPS family. We look forward to sharing many more years and many more delicious dishes with you.

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Buffet was excellent. Variety and value was better than top buffets I visited in the past. Great service. We’re seated right away. Quality of food was great as well. Highly recommend it. Valet was only four dollars.

Thank Efng
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you for brunching with us, we're happy to hear you enjoyed!

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23 October 2016|
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Response from maryjab | Reviewed this property |
sorry, i did not see your question right away but the two answers were both right, two menus but pretty similar, prices are pretty much the same but really worth it.
1 March 2016|
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Response from jpDills | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the last I knew they did have a Sunday buffet brunch that was considered one of the best in the area. I only went once and that was years ago. My impression at the time was that it was excellent, but that you really... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-4924
    (Brea Blvd.)
  • Public Transportation: Brea 95L
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Brea
  • Phone Number: +1 714-257-0101
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