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Summit House Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner


USD 31-USD 65
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks

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Prawn Cocktail
Cilled mexican #1 white shrimp with a zesty costail sauce.
Seaside Sampler (for Four)
Chesapeake style crab cakes, cilled Mexican prawns, ahi sashimi.
Choice of three 10
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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!
USD 31-USD 65
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Seafood, American, Steakhouse
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

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

Date of visit: October 2017
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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

Date of visit: September 2017
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

Date of visit: May 2017
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

Date of visit: October 2017
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

Date of visit: September 2017
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.

Date of visit: November 2016
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

Date of visit: September 2017
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

Date of visit: September 2017
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

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank LeaderInAction
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We again ate at the Summit House Restaurant when visiting family in Fullerton. We were a party of seven with a birthday celebrant. We were greeted warmly and seated immediately. The service was excellent, our orders taken and served as expected from such a fine...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Celticlady09
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27 November 2018|
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Response from Melban711 | Reviewed this property |
You can get an answer by calling the Summit House. I don't have a clue what they do at Christmas time.
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.
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