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Chart House Restaurant - Dana Point

34442 St. of the Green Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629
+1 949-493-1183
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“lava cake” (22 reviews)
“prime rib” (27 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
34442 St. of the Green Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

We ate in the round dining room upstairs (request a window table). The service was superb I wish I could remember the waiters name. We started with oysters and I had the whole red snapper, which was perfect. My daughter had the sea bass. The...More

Thank mjbinkc
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Shared a nice meal dining outside overlooking the harbor. Loved the lobster bisque, spinach salad, and the filet was absolutely perfect!

Thank kolegas1
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We were sat at a window table overlooking Dana Point Harbor. Our waiter was attentive. Clam chowder, Caesar Salad hot bread were quickly delivered. The main courses of steak & lobster and grilled fish were delivered hot, promptly and were very well prepared and the...More

Thank Dennis L
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We enjoyed drinks here on a hot afternoon with another couple. A smaller place with indoor and outdoor seating. We chose outdoors, keep in mind that u need to check in with a host/hostess to have a seat outside also. Drinks were good, we need...More

Thank LeoLadyUpperMidwest
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great steaks and seafood, beautiful views of the harbor, great service. Not trendy, just classic. Enjoyable and relaxing. Not too loud so you an talk. Romantic.

Thank CaliforniaTeri
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

It was my best friends wedding. At first we were hesitant to have the ceremony in their garden area, but when we saw the view, it was like love at first sight. Everything was amazing.. From the Location to the view to the service and...More

Thank VYGalvez
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here (mainly for business lunches and dinners) several times, but my hubby has never been along for the ride. We are vacationing from Dallas to SoCal and I was anxious to share the past good experiences with my sweetie. Everything was as...More

Thank JoInTexas
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This place has amazing views of Dana Point. The food was excellent and so was the service. The lava cake for dessert is a must have. The kids' meals are generous in size.

Thank txfamilybeach
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We ate here our last night in SoCal. The view was incredible as we watched the sun set over the harbor below. The food was good, if a little uneven at times. Our group thought that the appetizers - coconut shrimp and a shrimp spring...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Good food, great scenery!! My main complaint is that it seemed that they overbook and we were not sat on our reservation time. If you want a window table, you put your name on a wait list. But you can't even put your name on...More

Thank BigLouie-USMC
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lauren g
15 June 2017|
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Response from Lydia747 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think they even have a special kids menu.
Stephanie L
4 December 2016|
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Response from Missika | Reviewed this property |
I don't even think there is a sidewalk walking up the hill from Harbor Dr. You could walk it more easily going up Golden lantern, Left on Del Prado, Left on Blue Lantern, Right on Santa Clara, Left on Scenic. It might sound... More
Dianne W
30 October 2016|
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Response from AmerinadianHoney | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dianne, sorry for the long delay! I'm sorry, but I do not know these things. Maybe you meant to message the restaurant and not a reviewer???
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 40 - USD 60
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34442 St. of the Green Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629
    (Pacific Coast Highway)
  • Public Transportation: PCH/Blue Lantern - bus
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-493-1183
From amazing views of the Pacific Ocean & Dana Point Harbor to unparalleled cuisine, Chart House is a feast for the eyes as well as the palate. Savor a seamless blend of fine seafood & steaks, while you enjoy the elegant atmosphere & impeccable service. Since 1961, Chart House has been dedicated to providing the ideal dining experience. With 30 historic, waterfront & showcase locations across the U.S., Chart House offers spectacular views & exceptional service that you’re sure to enjoy. From top-of-the-catch seafood to succulent steaks, our renowned chefs have tailored a menu to complement local cuisine while introducing a hint of the exotic. Choose from our famous entrées such as New Wave Sur & Turf, Macadamia Crusted Mahi & our slow roasted Prime Rib. We also offer a daily selection of fresh fish, an extensive collection of fine wines & decadent desserts like our famous Hot Chocolate Lava Cake.
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