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Shades Restaurant

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21100 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5307 (Huntington Street)
+1 714-845-8000
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06:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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California
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had breakfast at the Shades Restaurant while staying at The Waterfront Hotel. The food was delicious! A nice selection of different foods for the buffet. Service was outstanding!

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Thank Glena242015
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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229 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sitting outside early evening watching the sunset over the beach is great. Service pretty decent. Also had the catering for a business event and food a excellent quality.

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Thank RLBAllen
Flower Mound
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I ate several meals at this restaurant while staying in the Waterfront Hilton Hotel. We enjoyed their breakfast buffet, as well as lunches and dinners at this restaurant. The staff was always helpful, efficient and professional. Our food was always prepared to our satisfaction. The wine selection was good. We enjoyed some meals on the outside veranda... More 

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Sydney
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109 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We enjoyed a meal for lunch and then for dinner during our stay at The Hilton and were really pleased with the quality of the food and really loved the atmosphere that this restaurant offers. Great food and good value for $$$

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Thank aussiefamilySydney
Kidderminster
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66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Had a delicious meal and very good service with a choice of inside or outdoor Dining tables. Plenty of free iced water and extensive wine list helped to make it a good experience.

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Moscow, Russia
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Service is really good, nice fireplace outside, dishes are tasty but the menu was not very diversified for us.

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Thank Maria Z
Tustin, California
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72 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We haved loved this restaurant for many years now. We always get great service, excellent food, a wonderful ocean view in a resort atmosphere. Not mention, the great value and strong drinks from the bar. I would recommend Shades to anyone, including local residents that might otherwise overlook this excellent establishment due to its location inside the Hilton Hotel.

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new jersey
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547 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Especially the breakfast. A huge menu and so delicious every thing is perfect. Love sitting out side looking at the pool and ocean. Servers are great and fast.

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Thank Bridgetpianos
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

The restaurant has a nice setting by the pool and also a nice indoors area with a big bar. The seats are comfortable and the decor inside is also very nice. They have a good selection of drinks but a limited food menu We were there for lunch at 1 PM. The service was very very slow. The food quality... More 

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224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Breakfast was fine -with sweets/fruits and English/COntinental sections. I could think of more options, but the very ingredients were delicious and you get a full menu option. Dinner was particularly good. You can eat outdoor, with a view and heaters. Service is very kind. It's Worth coming to this restaurant even if you're not a Hilton Watefront guest, to be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Delivery, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21100 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5307
    (Huntington Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Huntington Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 714-845-8000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?