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TAPS Fish House & Brewery

101 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-4924
+1 714-257-0101
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“oysters” (18 reviews)
“cioppino” (9 reviews)
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All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-4924
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Reviewed yesterday

We are a regular customer of TAPS. It is our "Go To" place for dinner or brunch with friends and family. The food is great and we have never had a bad waiter or waitress. I highly recommend the Sunday Brunch. Come Hungry an Enjoy...More

Thank Clifford J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped by this place during the weekend of our brother's graduation and we loved it! The food was delicious and one of the best meals from a restaurant we have experienced in the Fullerton area. Everything was cooked and seasoned to perfection and the...More

Thank MrsBarrie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Taps has been a date night favorite for almost 20 years. The food is reliably very good, service usually excellent and the atmosphere very nice. if you can get seated early in a booth around the perimeter of the main room, you will enjoy. In...More

Thank FFlintstone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been going to Taps for more than 10 years and it's always a great spot for their beers and food. Just enjoyed Brunch this past weekend. Although the quality has gone down from years past, still still one of the best brunch options in...More

Thank OrangeCountyJay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Taps has been around for a long time for a reason - good food & good craft beer. We shared 3 excellent dishes: ahi taco app, calamari app, and cioppino. All were prepared to perfection. Really, really delicious. Attentive service too.

Thank trippish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is for the Sunday brunch which we went to yesterday. Been here a few times and this recent visit was a bit off. Some of the food was barely room temp (gravy, clam chowder, eggs benedict, sausage) and that right there was a...More

Thank whittier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an enjoyable dinner with out of town visitors. Drinks were good and arrived quickly. Crisp, hot bread with olive oil and balsamic dipping came next. We brought a bottle of wine and corkage was very reasonable at $10 if a bottle (if they...More

Thank travelernottourist
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Always a GREAT time at CC! From the managers Patty & Robert, down to each of the servers, always the best service and smiles! I highly recommend it and I've been going for over 20 years!!

Thank Joe M
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this review

Thank you, Joe, for your continued support! We truly appreciate you taking the time to share with us. Cheers to 20 more!

Reviewed 10 March 2017

We went here with the entertainment coupon but did not feel that we were treated any differently as this place is more upscale. I had the pork chops and they tasted like no pork chop I have ever had. It was delicious. It was even...More

Thank Gil M
tapsfishhouse, General Manager at TAPS Fish House & Brewery, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your kind feedback! We strive to provide the highest level of customer service and culinary excellence and are happy to hear that your experience was no exception. We hope to see you back again soon, thank you...More

Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here with a relative of mine. Very nice place. It is perfect for having lunch and being able to have a discussion as it is fairly quiet. I had the Cobb salad. Huge salad served as a chopped salad rather than the traditional...More

Thank msilverpc
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Do you serve your lunch menu during dinner hours?
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.
Do they have Sunday Brunch?-Details
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, 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
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail