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Summit House Restaurant

2000 E Bastanchury Rd, Fullerton, CA 92835-3289
+1 714-671-4111
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“prime rib” (75 reviews)
“creamed corn” (43 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

The staff is incredible. Took hubby for birthday dinner. first experienence here. Beautiful place. Food is very yummy and good selection of Whiskeys! Great bartendar. We had dinner reservations but wanted to watch the Angel game at the bar. That's just us!

Thank Aleli C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called for reservations and we didn't have to wait long. The food looked amazing and tasted so delicious. I would love to go back and they also let us do a little ghost hunting.

Thank gallegoselena
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific ambience for family and friends, whether you're sitting down for fine dining or enjoying happy hour listening to a live pianist, either way it's a win!

Thank vnapiwocki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had good service and a great seat by the window (helps to go on a weekday at 5pm!). The food was yummy! Looking forward to another visit!

Thank 2Larsons4Jesus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The prime rib was excellent and prepared and very select in cut. The creamed corn is the best around that I have ever had the pleasure of eating. The service was excellent and attentive. No worries if you are looking to be waited on and...More

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Two of the three meals (burgers) were done to taste....the third, a salad looked like it was prepared with day old wilted lettuce....and pretty much tasted that way. Been to the Summit House many times, but this was by far my worst visit ever.

Thank Russ R
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Everything wonderful at this restaurant on the hill in Fullerton. Arrived for our 7 PM Thursday night reservation. Reservation was in order and we were told we could sit anytime we wanted. Spent a few minutes in the bar. Once we sat down at a...More

Thank dengel2955
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The Summit House is really great for a nice dinner out, especially the prime rib and creamed corn. They are known around town for a great happy hour too. At Christmas we often do our office lunch here and it's very festive. All this and...More

Thank Felicia M
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had a full prime rib meal for lunch. It was too much for lunch, but the prime rib was excellent. The salad, bread, and chocolate mousse dessert were very good. The Yorkshire Pudding was excellent, in the form of a crispy round roll. The...More

Thank cran
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I have been going to the Summit House for over 25 years and from the first meal to my latest, it's always spectacular!

Thank therget
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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
24 February 2017|
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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, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 02:30
11:30 - 02:30
11:30 - 02:30
11:30 - 02:30
17:00 - 22:00
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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