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Wildfish Seafood Grille

1370 Bison Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-9071
+1 949-720-9925
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1370 Bison Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-9071
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was a wonderful surprise! We had delicious cocktails and lobster tacos, the crabcake, crab fried rice, lobster mashed potatoes, raw oysters, yellow fin sashimi, and a delicious salad. The were not stingy with the crab and lobster and everything was perfect. Great service...More

Thank Jeanne T
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Dined here recently for business. I keep forgetting this restaurant exists with so many choices in the area. They have great food and wine selection. The crab cakes and sea bass are exceptional. I love the location. Plenty of parking and easy to get in/out.

Thank sdgirl2011
Reviewed 25 November 2017

The first time we visited this restaurant it was great and I thought we reviewed it. However the second time was just a good. The service is great, the drinks are perfect. My spouse had the Crab Cakes and I had the Butterfish. Both were...More

Thank desertj1
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We've eaten here before and the prices have increased, but the quality of the food remains. The calamari appetizer was flash fried with a sweet and sour glaze that was enough for two as well as the salad with goat cheese. The fish entrees were...More

Thank jeffmd49
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

There atmosphere was comfortable but upscale. There service was expecting. The tenderloin and shrimp scampi was outstanding. The steak was done perfectly and the shrimp was flavorful and done to perfection. There sheikh off very of the menu was flavorful as well. The broccoli was...More

Thank Peg B
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Stopped in for a late night dinner, mixing a little business with pleasure. My friend and I sat at the bar even though the place was mostly empty. We find it easy to talk and share food if we sit at the bar. The bartender...More

Thank craig g
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been to Wildfish in a couple years. Pleased to say it's as fantastic as we remembered. We love sitting on the patio - not as loud and the tables are more spread out. I loved the grouper with"corn fondue" sauce and my husband...More

Thank MTDebra1
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We have been eating here for several years and the food is always excellent. The service however is uneven - sometimes great and other times odd. My favorite dishes are the scallops, pot sticker appetizer and any of their grilled fish. It's always fresh, perfectly...More

1  Thank rhlaguna007
Reviewed 22 July 2017

A group of us had the chance to try Wildfish (WF) for a business dinner. The place is very high-end with a variety of nice dishes to try. It is not low dollar though... We had oysters, sea bass, and a variety of side dishes....More

1  Thank Shane S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Although this gustatory delight is located in a shopping center, parking was not an issue. The atmosphere is somewhat formal and fun at the same time - we watched our team win in the hockey playoffs! Before that even happened I fell in love with...More

1  Thank JoanneJourneys
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Bev W
29 November 2017|
Response from Laura O | Reviewed this property |
Parking is free! And as far as size of portion of food, it’s a normal size salad.
29 July 2017|
Response from Norma F |
at 5 pm feb 8th hahhaha
29 November 2016|
Response from John C |
Fight On! Beat the Bucks!✌🏻
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1370 Bison Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92660-9071
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-720-9925
Wildfish Seafood Grille is committed to offering fresh prime seafood, aged USDA prime steaks, creative cocktails, and an award winning wine list. Set in a casual, contemporary atmosphere focused around the combined energy of the centerpiece bar and lounge, innovative oyster & raw bar, open-air patio and exhibition kitchen. The menu is made up of imaginative creations prepared fresh with superior quality seafood, utilizing the best preparations, and simple, light sauces to enhance the delicate flavors. The Wildfish Seafood Grille restaurant and patio bars are the place to be for HAPPY HOUR! Enjoy a selection of 1/2 price appetizers,$6 martinis and wines by the glass from 4 to 7 pm seven nights a week, and all night on Sundays and Mondays. Planning an event? The patio is the perfect place to host your next business outing, private party, special event or any large group. Join us at Wildfish Seafood Grille Where Prime Seafood, USDA Prime Steaks and Good Times are always in season.
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