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21 Oceanfront Restaurant

  • 21 Oceanfront
  • 21 Oceanfront Restaurant
  • 21 Oceanfront
  • 21 Oceanfront Restaurant
  • 21 Oceanfront
  • 21 Oceanfront Restaurant
  • 21 Oceanfront Restaurant
  • 21 Oceanfront Restaurant
  • 21 Oceanfront Restaurant

Reminiscent of a grand, turn-of-the-century dining club, located in the historical McFadden Building in Newport Beach, 21 Oceanfront specializes in classic continental selections offering a wide variety of fresh seafood and prime meats. Our guests experience the highest standards of quality, well known for our commitment to every detail. Your elegant oceanfront dining experience will be complimented by a fine selection from our extensive private wine cellar with worldwide selections. A numerous award-winning location with recent recognition for most romantic restaurant and best place to watch the sunset, you don’t miss this amazing dining experience!

Shuttle Service Info : complimentary within a 25 mile radius.

  • Bar
  • BYOB with Corkage
  • Dinner
  • Fine Dining
  • Full Bar
  • Group Dining
  • Happy Hour
  • Has TV
  • Lounge
  • Ocean/Water View
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Private Dining Room
  • Reservations Recommended
  • Valet Parking
  • Wine Cellar
Group Dining

If you are looking for a Private Dining venue for your next banquet in Newport Beach, 21 Oceanfront is the place. Whether you are hosting a corporate business dinner, birthday celebration, rehearsal dinner, or just gathering with friends and colleagues, let 21 Oceanfront plan your next event. 21 Oceanfront offers private and semi-private rooms and dining areas with breathtaking views. 21 Oceanfront also provides complimentary roundtrip group transportation to make your private dining experience one to remember.


FULL VENUE BUYOUT (180 seated)

The entire restaurant is available for buyout.  The perfect oceanfront location to host your lunch or dinner event.


Beautiful VIP wine cellar surrounded with private wine lockers, mirrors, and crystal sconces.  Glass door takes you out to the Cellar Patio where you can take in the ocean air and watch the sunset.  Perfect for reception time before dinner.


Stunning full ocean view room with cozy black leather booths and tables.  This space can be combined with the Upper Sunset Room.


Balcony area 6 steps above the Lower Sunset Room.  Overlooking the main dining room with a partial view.

Alley West (56 seated)

Another gorgeous full ocean view space.  Classy old school supper club vibe with a long bar and lounge and black leather booths for dining.





Yelp Based on 700 Reviews Yelp

I selected 21 Oceanfront for my "big birthday" dinner last weekend. We got seated right away and had a beautiful view as the sun was setting! The drinks... More

My rating is based on 21 Oceanfront supposedly being a high end restaurant. The Asian Pear Salad pleasantly surprised me with its huge portion.... More

Stopped in here for an evening cocktail. Came in because they have live music. Dave was the musician. Good voice, very good on guitar. Had calamari,... More

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