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The Sunset Restaurant

6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
+1 310-589-1007
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We wisely checked first to find out what was the best time to have dinner, and when they told us 4:30, to get the maximum sunset view, we grabbed it. What a show! The view from the second floor, watching the sun sink below the...More

Thank cranberries0928
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to visit for lunch or dinner. Right on the beach with spectacular view . Parking available on site. I was very happy with everything. The staff were so friendly. I arrived 30 minutes early as I had a reservation and was...More

Thank lisawesley13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please do yourself a favor and find another place to enjoy dinner while watching the sunset. My son found a maggot in his food and the manager, Martin Ivanovski handled the ordeal in an extremely unprofessional manner. Half way into our meal, my son noticed...More

1  Thank Blondie G
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is literally on the sand at the beach in the north part of Malibu. The shell fish is delicious and they are generous. Had both the clams with linguini in wine sauce as well as their muscles in a delicious broth. They are...More

Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Epic views and great menu. Visited on a Saturday morning with our 12 & 14 year old. We had to wait 10 minutes for a table, no big deal, but when waiting in bar we decided we liked the couches and tv so ate their....More

1  Thank car0lynak
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I was in Agoura Hills on business one night and found this restaurant on TA with being 25 mins drive my colleague and I drove over. I'm sure the view of the beach and sea is great but it was dark when we got there...More

Thank Colin_Welwyn
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Wide ranging menu in a beautiful location right on the beach. Had the possibly best eggs Benedict ever...others enjoyed French toast and a burger. Service was fine and will definitely strive to Return!

Thank shozgirl
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We have been here many times with family and friends. Love the location and the food. The service is always bad. Tonight was no exception. We had to ask where our food was, then it appeared but lukewarm. Management where are you??

Thank Mummels
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The staff here are outstanding & the menu is very extensive from pasta dishes to usual lunch fare. Prices are high for lunch selections but the location overlooks the beach which seems to warrant the prices. For tourists or locals it is a lovely Malibu...More

Thank Carole P
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Expansive seafood menu. 3 other non seafood choices. Didn't know about one in the special as the waitress didn't take the time to tell us. Enjoyed the Malbec. Shrimp Risotto, spaghetti a beer and a glass of wine cost $90. Nice location across from the...More

Thank marfaith2
The Malibu coastline is like a chameleon. In some
areas it resembles the French Riviera with its lush,
green hillsides descending into crescent-shaped
shorelines. In others, it feels 100% Southern
Californian with beaches wide and flat as a football
field, and often crowded with beach-goers lounging on
towels and playing volleyball. Other coastlines still
feel secluded, tucked under tall cliffs and dotted
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Juan T
2 November 2017|
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Response from shozgirl | Reviewed this property |
Im sorry I dont know
25 August 2017|
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Response from Kelly H | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but I do know that you can look up the menu on the Internet.
20 July 2016|
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Response from Barry H | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the closest hotel is the Malibu Country Inn, where we stayed. it is approx 30 minutes walk but is also accessible by car.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6800 Westward Beach Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-4166
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu>  > Malibu
  • Neighbourhood: Malibu
  • Phone Number: +1 310-589-1007
  • E-mail
The Sunset Restaurant is a lovely getaway from the hustle of life. Let our staff whisk you away on a culinary journey you are sure to enjoy.
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