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Red O

  • Red O Restaurant in Newport Beach
  • Red O
  • Red O Restaurant in Newport Beach
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  • Red O
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Dining at Red O is an experience like no other – offering a unique combination of Prime Steak & Seafood with Rick Bayless’ signature Mexican inspired influences. By sourcing local and sustainable ingredients Red O creates flavorful dishes with a mindset on quality while still being true to the flavors of Mexico. Red O’s team of friendly employees create a welcoming atmosphere that parallels the luxury resort interiors of the restaurant. Red O also features an impressive bar and lounge, where you’ll find their specialty cocktails, an extensive tequila list, award winning wine list and live entertainment nightly.
Their bar also offers Happy Hour daily.

  • ADA Accessible
  • Banquet Space
  • Bar
  • Business Lunch
  • BYOB with Corkage
  • Catering
  • Celebrity Owned
  • Dinner
  • Farm-to-Table
  • Fireplace
  • Full Bar
  • Gluten Free
  • Good for Singles
  • Group Dining
  • Has TV
  • Live Music
  • Lounge
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Private Dining Room
  • Reservations Recommended
  • Valet Parking
  • Wine Cellar
Group Dining

Red O showcases classic Mexican dishes, as well as prime steak and seafood made from local and sustainable ingredients through flavorful and inspired preparations, inspired by Culinary Director Rick Bayless. Our dedicated Event Director welcomes groups of 20 to 300+ guests and will give personal attention to every detail of your event, from special entertainment requests to audio-visual needs. Red O’s team of friendly employees create a welcoming atmosphere that parallels the luxury resort interiors of the restaurant and our genuine hospitality marks every function held in our private dining rooms. Red O also features an impressive bar & lounge where you’ll find specialty cocktails, an extensive tequila list & award-winning wine list.

Red O does not charge room rental fees nor venue fees. Please inquire about our food and beverage minimums which vary based on the day of the week, and time of the day of your event.


FULL VENUE BUYOUT (300 seated; 450 reception)

For the ultimate event, Red O can be yours for the day or night! We can setup a buffet, serve passed hors d’oeuvres, wow guests with our cold bar complete with ice sculpture, and assist with arranging décor and entertainment.

THE PAVILION (Full Pavilion seated: 88 guests | Half Pavilion seated: 40 guests)

The Pavilion is a versatile triangular structure with flat screen TV’s, beautiful chandlers, and a retractable wall.  An impressive space for business meetings / presentations, luncheons and receptions. The Pavilion can be split into two smaller private spaces complete with built in A/V capabilities.

THE ATRIUM (Full Atrium seated: 90 guests | Atrium East seated: 50 guests; | Atrium West seated: 24 guests)

The Atrium is a beautiful space with a large romantic fireplace and tall ceilings, it is an ideal space for all special occasions. The Atrium can be closed off into 2 smaller semi-private spaces.

*Please note capacities are fully seated and will differ according to setup required. Spaces can accommodate around 10 – 20 guests more for standing reception style. We are located on the ground floor and fully accessible.

Yelp Based on 2825 Reviews Yelp

Absolutely amazing! Food was wonderful but the service was the best we've ever had. Edgar took care of us this evening and kept the drinks and good times... More

This place has delicious food and a great vibe. In the past I had reservations around this establishment. I heard some mentioned that it was ok,... More

Always a vibe. Great service, great food and a wonderful location. Came here for lunch and left pleasantly full. Lots of flavors and prices were fair.... More

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