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Besame Mexican Grill - CLOSED

32932 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 8, Dana Point, CA 92629-3467
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible0%
18 Feb 2014
4 Sep 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
32932 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 8, Dana Point, CA 92629-3467
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Reviewed 19 February 2014

Sorry to say but I had high hopes for this newer restaurant. It is in a very nice location, an upscale center. So I expected it to above average as well. It had a nice long bar area, but the dining area did not measure...More

Thank Cali4niaVisi2r
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Besame' was a very pleasant surprise! We were looking for some good Tex/Mex food for lunch but didn't want fast food or what a chain restaurant would offer. A fellow guest suggested we try Besame Mexican Grill located in the Gelson Market shopping center in...More

Thank Russ B
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Who would expect a Mexican restaurant in a strip mall to be great? We were starving, wanted Mexican-read a few trip advisors reviews and this was the recommended place to go. Other reviews were right on. It was great! We had 4 differant meals-all great....More

Thank CherylhHomerGlen_IL
Reviewed 18 February 2013 via mobile

Our concierge wasn't personally familiar with Besame Mexican Grill. Because we prefer smaller, individually owned restaurants rather than corporate "chain" restaurants, we decided to give it a try. The service we experienced was very good. Our server was also tending bar and was a manager...More

2  Thank Bill A
Reviewed 11 February 2013

We visited this restaurant on vacation because of a Travelzoo coupon on a weeknight. There were only a couple other tables occupied when we arrived. The service was good. Our waiter was friendly and attentive. The strawberry margaritas were tasty if not particularly strong. There...More

Thank nwbniteowl
Reviewed 24 January 2013

I came here on a travelzoo deal on a Thursday night and boy was it a DEAL! 2 apps, 4 Margis and 4 entrees for $55. Now that’s a bargin! This restaurant is located in a random location (in my opinion) in the Gelson’s shopping...More

1  Thank TBiird
Reviewed 16 January 2013

We visited Besame for the first time on 1/15/13 due to a Travelzoo offer. The restaurant was about 75% full when we arrived at 7:30pm, and there seemed to be only three people serving/bussing/bartending for the entire place. When the servers did actually make it...More

Thank ockathylovesred
Reviewed 13 January 2013

We were really looking forward to our 'night' out and had purchased a coupon for margaritas, appetizer and dinner. The bartender was more interested in his social life than serving us, the guacamole tasted like lumpy water, and the food was plain. I had the...More

Thank Orla M
Reviewed 15 December 2012

We (a group of three) ate lunch here and found the occasion very enjoyable. Service is excellent and prompt and the food was interesting and far from the usual syndicated Mexican fare. Besame is slightly expensive but the experience was welcome and we felt we...More

Thank davide542
Reviewed 3 December 2012

I was really excited to try this new place, but was immediacy disappointed with the slow service, average food, and iunattentive wait staff. They got two orders wrong and didn't checked back on us for a while, so we had to just suck it up....More

Thank MaryAnn59
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32932 Pacific Coast Hwy Ste 8, Dana Point, CA 92629-3467
    (Crown Valley Pkwy.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
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