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Summit House Restaurant

2000 E Bastanchury Rd, Fullerton, CA 92835-3289
+1 714-671-4111
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“prime rib” (84 reviews)
“creamed corn” (35 reviews)
“lamb shank” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
2000 E Bastanchury Rd, Fullerton, CA 92835-3289
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Another great find from Trip Advisor reviews! Upon finding this online, I called for a same day reservation for 1 person. They were gracious to fit me in, with a prime spot and wonderful, caring service. All this while they were packed and jammed with...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best Happy Hour for food and drink with a great view to match. Sunday is the best day to go. Do not forget Christmas.

Thank Winerd
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Lovely area, magnificent sensibly valued sustenance, recommend reserving a spot straightforwardly, we got an early reservation, yet when we had completed there were numerous many individuals holding up. Semi formal, and great neighborly staff

1  Thank kaylapatrickp
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Been going to this restaurant for years now, and my family makes their corn for every holiday! Summit House is a beautiful restaurant for a date, or special occasion. It's on a hill overlooking the city and the drive up is just as beautiful as...More

1  Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This restaurant is an excellent spot to celebrate a special occasion. High up on the hilltop in Fullerton with a great view of the surrounding area. My family decided to come here for my birthday, albeit two days late because we wanted to wait til...More

1  Thank ROCruiser
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is one of those restaurants that you go to for a special occasion because it's on the pricey side. Brought my friend here for her birthday, and we had an excellent experience. If you come here, try and get a window table. The food...More

1  Thank 803bruces
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Good restaurant with a wonderful view, and good atmosphere, but not worth what they charge. The last time we were there, w were disappointed with the quality or the amount of money charged, and we haven't been back since.

2  Thank Footloose_9
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had a really wonderful dinner here. The food was terrific, and the service was just perfect. My brother and I had the prime rib, which is what they are known for, and my friend had the lamb shank. The prime rib was mouth watering,...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

The Summit House is a high end steakhouse and is located in Fullerton, California which is in the northern part of Orange County. It is also located just north of the Cal State Fullerton Campus. This restaurant is open for lunch and dinner 3 days...More

1  Thank rockyjoe
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is far my favorite restaurant based on the food, service, view and overall experience. The menu is full of delicious food, but my favorite dish is their prime rib. You simply can't go wrong. My wife is a vegetarian, and she also loves this...More

1  Thank LeaderInAction
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John C
7 November 2017|
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Response from therget | Reviewed this property |
John: The summit house has a very nice and diverse wine list as well a champagne. If you cannot find the wine list on line you can call and ask the Sommelier and he can explain the wine selection as well as the corkage fee... More
29 July 2017|
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Response from mikexyz22 | Reviewed this property |
We went for dinner and found people were well dressed. But they seemed an accommodating place that would accept dress shorts.
5 May 2017|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
All restaurants are different and have various prices for curtain events. I have had a private party room at the Summit House and the cost for the extra staff to cater the event was included. So, I suggest that if you have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 65
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 am
11:30 am - 2:30 am
11:30 am - 2:30 am
11:30 am - 2:30 am
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 E Bastanchury Rd, Fullerton, CA 92835-3289
    (State College)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fullerton
  • Phone Number: +1 714-671-4111
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For centuries the English Inn has earned a great reputation for friendly faces, cozy rooms and cheery firesides. As soon as guests come to the Inn, the charming hosts and hostesses run to greet them. In front of a crackling fire one can partake of good hearty fare - the tankard is always full - the spit hung with roasting beefs - and a table heaped with sweets and such. The Inn Keepers of the Summit House are inspired by this custom to create an hospitable place where friends can meet to eat, drink and delight in the views of North Orange County's countryside. To one and all, welcome!
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