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Jack's Restaurant

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24462 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA 92629-2739
+1 949-489-1903
17:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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Orange County, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time at this restaurant while spending the weekend at Dana Point. Walked in on a Friday night without a reservation, but were seated promptly. Lovely atmosphere. Food and service were very good. Will most like return.

Thank mammawags2015
Dana Point, California
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

The food was delicious, the waiter friendly and the ambiance was perfect. A great deal for your $$$ and a great place for a first date

Thank joloni
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is our go to spot for good Italian or seafood dishes. It's cozy, you can hear your dinner mates without yelling, great service, wonderful bar, parking.

Thank Diana N
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We've dined at Jack's many times and love the warm, casual ambience and welcoming staff. The menu is varied, with something for everyone, and includes a number of vegetarian and gluten-free options. Seafood is always excellent, as are the various pasta choices. Wine list is good, salads are excellent, and service is always attentive. A great little neighborhood restaurant.

Thank 512stewartg
Sandy, Utah
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

My husband and I showed up at Jack's on a Thursday night without any reservation. We only waited 5-10 minutes for a table. We had wonderful service, and they were able to safely feed me a gluten-free meal that was absolutely wonderful. My husband loved his meal as well. I can heartily recommend this restaurant!

Thank DorothyB13
Orange County, California
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We just went for happy hr. and the patio was really a nice place to sit and relax with friends, have some appitizers. The noise is at a mimimum so people can visit, talk and interact without having to scream. We had the meatballs, which were great, the Polenta, sauted mushrooms, and the eggplant. Very nice place to unwind after... More 

Thank Roger B
Irvine, California
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75 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

had a birthday dinner here , party of 10. what a nice , intimate , daring Italian restaurant . food and service excellent !

Thank travelagent333
Laguna Beach, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I have Celiac Disease. Jack, the owner is very health conscious and aware of food allergies. He goes out of his way to make his clients feel safe when eating. His staff is very well trained about which food is gluten free. I can eat so many things there and they are all delicious. I love the veal, which is... More 

Thank 3lagalaxyfans
Sutherlin, Oregon
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly service and good food. Celebrating a b-day so did provide ice cream but no candle as were out. Insignificant given my lamb and risotto were delicious. Also enjoyed the mushroom appetizer. Overall a good experience but not necessarily memorable.

Thank CarolKemnitz
Yorkshire, England
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122 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We opted in for drinks only. Great bar and I liked the layout. In 3 different rooms. Good choice of fraught beers and cocktails. Great bar tender let me sample different craft beers. Food menu looked good. It had some quirky raw food on the specials!

Thank Lexidove

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24462 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA 92629-2739
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-489-1903
Jack's Restaurant is a casual dining experience offering Turner New Zealand all natural meats and fish as well as italian cuisine. Dinner is served seven days a week starting at 5:00pm. Breakfast on Sundays 8:30-2:30 Catering and banquets are available. happy hour everyday from 5:00pm until 6:30pm in the bar and patio.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?