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The Black Trumpet

18344 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-1311
+1 714-842-1122
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (36 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30All hours
Mediterranean, International, Spanish, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
18344 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-1311
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Make no mistake, this isn't an elegant fine dining establishment. It is a strip mall location tapas restaurant featuring great, delish food and extremely fair prices. I would eat here again in a heartbeat. Terrific find and gave me a night of comparatively affordable food...More

Thank Circusboyny
Reviewed 6 days ago

While spending our family spring break in Huntington Beach, the wife and I decided to pick a place for date night. The Black Trumpet got very good reviews. We love tapas as well! First of all, the place is very small so make sure to...More

Thank Vi D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Mediterranean food, lots of choices, great service , good wine. We came before 6 pm because after that place is packed. The restaurant emplacement is not the best but the food and ambiance were perfect! Loved the scallops on a risotto bed. We are...More

Thank katycarey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At first I was like this place is in a strip mall this is not going to be good. I was so wrong the food was great and the service was was as well. I would recommend this place for anyone that likes Tappas.

Thank TheRealFact
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Found in a strip mall on Beach Blvd. Enter you find a friendly staff in an intimate space. No reservations available and smallish spot so we came early to be assured of table. Everything served tapas style . Without giving you a litany of items...More

Thank Byron R
Reviewed 30 May 2017

One wouldn't expect to find just a cool restaurant with great ambiance in a strip center. But inside you feel like you're in another world. Laura's service was excellent. The cauliflower was the best I've ever had. Everything was delicious.

Thank WilliamNe
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Had not seen my friends Alec and Alicia in months. It took some time, but we finally were able to meet. I had never been to the Black Trumpet before, but I like tapas and small dishes in general. With only three people we were...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Met an old friend of mine and his wife for dinner there. Drove down from Marina del Rey (60 mins) but worth the drive! Really affordable, loud, vibrant, colorful and fun.

Thank dpjHawaii
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I had a business dinner here with 5 people. Although I loved the cozy atmosphere, it was really difficult to hear everyone at the table even though we were only a few feet apart. We ordered several bottles of wine and lots of tapas and...More

Thank MN_Traveler_3333
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This place is small and packed most evenings. The bar is positioned around the kitchen so you can watch your food being cooked. They serve small plates, salads and pasta. There are daily specials and their sangria is great. The manager welcomes the local patrons...More

Thank Jackie W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18344 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-1311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Huntington Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 714-842-1122
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