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Catalina Kitchen

100 Terranea Way, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-1013
+1 310-265-2836
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
7:00 am - 4:00 pmAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Terranea Way, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-1013
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I tried the Friday seafood buffet, a great choice of food, excellent quality and really friendly staff

Thank Pinobergamo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go more casual for dinner Christmas Day and selected Catalina Kitchen buffet. We were seated by a lovely staff member outside with beautiful views and an amazing table. This buffet blew our socks off! Grilled lobster, crab legs etc etc. Would definitely...More

Thank Jewelsoftheworld
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked for Xmas but ended up cutting our trip short. Quantity rather than quality seems to be the maxim here. Overpriced, poor quality and tasteless food was the regular output of the Catalina Kitchen and vegetables were scarcely seen at the buffet style meals....More

Thank Keith G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being overly busy during the holidays, it was very pleasant to relax in a beautiful resort setting with views of the ocean and enjoy a tasty lunch. We shared a caesar salad and a proscuitto and arugula flatbread. Both were very good and the service...More

Thank Lynn L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I live on the Hill...and it has limited eating opportunities so often times we end up here with friends and family. The view is spectacular reminding me of the Mediterranean. The food is good (though the took my favorite breakfast item - huevos rancheros -...More

Thank alisonhk65
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Catalina Kitchen had undergone a major renovation last year, which brought a more sophisticated coastal, beachy atmosphere plus a much-needed bar area. Being local, we have dined here many times for Sunday brunch, Friday night seafood buffet and everything in between and thought we would...More

Thank olinmom
Reviewed 7 December 2017

This is a must try for anyone who enjoys an upscale, delicious, all-you-can-eat brunch. This place is truly a step above most. Ill give a complete breakdown below. Food: Start off with the most important aspect. This is truly one of kind spot when it...More

Thank tdogg608
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Nelson's was highly recommended to us but we arrived to find Nelsons closed for renovations, so we moved onto Catalina Kitchen where we were very happy to be seated immediately upon our arrival without lunch reservations, even tho it was extremely busy. I ordered a...More

Thank Napunani
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Four of us had breakfast here recently. I'm a sucker for a nice buffet and CK seemed to have a great one. Unfortunately, $44 for a buffet is insane. French toast and coffee for two was $50 w- tip. Was it good? Sure, but not...More

Thank Exoson
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The food and service was really great. This restaurant redeemed the poor service we had at the pool.

Thank Mcatrpv
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29 January 2016|
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Response from Yvonne S | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is close to $60 per person but it is well worth it! I have been to more expensive brunches that don't offer as much as Catalina. Go really hungry so you get your $$$$'s worth!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Terranea Way, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-1013
    (Terranea Way/Palos Verdes Dr. South)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Rancho Palos Verdes
  • Phone Number: +1 310-265-2836
It's one of the dining options at the Terranea Resort Hotel in Rancho Palos Verdes.
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