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Duck Dive

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Malibu
American, Bar
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Heathercliff and Pacific Coast Hwy, Point Dume, Malibu, CA
+1 310-589-2200
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Today
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I like this place for a good burger and beer. Local type joint with some good beer choices, not huge selection, but there burgers are very good. A good place to visit with friends in a flash, good surroundings, and lots of locals. Indoor with some outdoor seating. Used to have a table shuffleboard game for the kids. Live music... More 

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Thank Rey C
Canberra, Australia
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

In a small mall on the corner of PCH and Heathercliff Rd. Interesting and varied menu, with some great appetiser and share options. Good service. Live music on weekends and happy hour from 3-6pm weekdays.

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Thank SqueakerD
Los Angeles, California
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78 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

My friend and I had gone to Point Dume earlier in the day and we stopped at Duck Dive for lunch afterwards. It has beautiful views from the patio and great food. Average service - not exceptional but nothing to complain about. We had the quinoa lentil cakes which were SO GOOD and the honey goat brie which was also... More 

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Thank Adrienne T
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Burger was bland and not fresh tasting, taro chips were overcooked, service eas super slow, and prices were pretty high for that.

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Thank Erin C
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We stoped at Ollie's Duck 'n Dive for lunch while visiting the beach in Malibu and was really pleased with the experience. Me and my boyfriend share 4 "small" plates, duck fries, corn with aioli and goatcheese, hummus with pitabread and tuna poke, and that was perfect to share. Very tasy and fresh food, free top-ups on the soda, very... More 

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Thank Sabina R
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Cute patio that is dog friendly. Good food. The appetizers are delicious and it is fun to get several different things and share.

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Thank Kerri H
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38 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Ollie's Duck 'n Dive is a real local place, not Easily found in a small strip mall At the top of Point Dume near my favorite beach. So it figures that it is frequented by locals & beach goers. The great thing about Ollies is they offer small Plates along with great craft beer & wine. I love sitting at... More 

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Thank Ki P
Oxnard, California
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Stopped in here for lunch after a day at the Getty Museum. Absolutely delicious! I had the Dive Burger.. An incredible culinary delight.. The flavors come together to create total taste bud nirvana... the Duck fries.. heavenly! The service was exceptional. I will be dining here again. Highly recommended..

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Thank Tania M
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped by here after an evening of shopping and watched the sun go down over the Pacific. Good was worth the wait, waitress was very pleasant and waiting with us was who looked like Michelle Pfeifer. Recommend the main burger! Was yummy! If we're back this way will defo return.

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Thank Dave B
Malibu, California
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Their burgers are fantastic and they have a great menu with lots of options. Can dine inside or out on the patio. Have been there a lot and have seen quite a few famous people chowing down in there. Not too big a place but not too small either. Families are welcomed or if by yourself sit at their bar... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heathercliff and Pacific Coast Hwy, Point Dume, Malibu, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu>  > Malibu
  • Neighbourhood: Malibu
  • Phone Number: +1 310-589-2200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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