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Bayside Restaurant

  • Bayside Restaurant
  • Bayside Restaurant
  • Bayside Restaurant
  • Bayside Restaurant
  • Bayside Restaurant
  • Bayside Restaurant

New American cuisine comes to life in this custom-designed location overlooking Newport Harbor. Award-winning Executive Chef Paul Gstrein brings culinary drama to his inventive dishes for lunch, dinner and the enormously popular Champagne Sunday Brunch served at the Bayside Restaurant in Newport Beach, CA. Lunch, dinner or brunch dining may all be enjoyed al fresco on our wrap-around patio, made comfortable with built-in heaters and sun drapes. Complementing the kitchen is a circular glass wine cellar that boasts more than 2500 bottles of wine favorites from around the world.

  • ADA Accessible
  • Banquet Space
  • Bar
  • Brunch
  • Business Lunch
  • BYOB with Corkage
  • Catering
  • Dinner
  • Free WiFi
  • Full Bar
  • Good for Singles
  • Group Dining
  • Happy Hour
  • Has TV
  • Live Music
  • Lounge
  • Lunch
  • Ocean/Water View
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Pet Friendly
  • Private Dining Room
  • Reservations Recommended
  • Take Out
  • Valet Parking
  • Wine Cellar
Group Dining

On Saturdays, during the day (from 10:00am to 4:00pm), Bayside Restaurant is available for banquets or private parties for a minimum food & beverage requirement of $4,000.00

Off-Site catering is available. Costs anywhere between 2,000-5,000, price also ranges depending on the day.

Our Tower Room provides an intimate, semi-private setting accented with antique Japanese screens, elegant furniture and our magnificent Wine Tower. The Tower displays 270 of our wines in a beautiful glass and stainless steel case. The Tower Room seats up to 32 guests for lunch or dinner and 60 guests for cocktail parties. Please note: the food & beverage minimum on and Sunday through Wednesday evenings is $1,000. On Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, the food & beverage minimum is $1,500.

Overlooking beautiful Newport Harbor, our Terrace offers a relaxing setting for a private dining experience, business affair, cocktail mixer or wedding reception. Available for lunch or dinner, The Terrace seats up to 60 guests comfortably. Please note: the food & beverage minimum every evening is $2,000. The Terrace is not available for special event parties on Sunday during brunch.

For larger parties, wedding receptions and special events seats up to 110 guests The Main Dining Room offers an alluring setting designed for comfort, privacy and elegance.
Please note: Evenings the food & beverage minimum is $5,000.

Restaurant Buyout Available

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Yelp Based on 764 Reviews Yelp

I was at the bar with a birthday party and the bar was full and our bartender patty was so nice and was on top of everything and everyone she was serving.... More

This beautiful place is kinda hidden from the Main Street traffic which is nice. Live music Indoor and outdoor of which is pretty cool. Now Patty the cute... More

First time dining here - I understand that we are in a pandemic and that a full staff is hard to come by, however, too many things were not up to par. We... More

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