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Salt Creek Grille

32802 Pacific Coast Hwy, Monarch Beach Plaza, Dana Point, CA 92629-3422
+1 949-661-7799
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“steak” (34 reviews)
“garlic fries” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32802 Pacific Coast Hwy, Monarch Beach Plaza, Dana Point, CA 92629-3422
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were there two nights ago. Service and prime rib were excellent. However the filet mignon was a little bit tough.

Thank Roland W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to SCG for a impromptu gathering. The food and service was exceptional! We are going to try one of their happy hours soon!

Thank DavefromCA92629
Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu has something for all tastes. The chef will modify menu items to suit your preferences. Service is superb and the food arrives hot and is delicious. Valet parking is complimentary (tips of course) and the ambience is upscale.

Thank AlanB808
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I often visit salt creek grille and there is always good service a nice atmosphere and pretty good food. However this November my family came to salt creek and my mother ordered the special for the night which was prime rib. It...More

Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed our brunch. I had the monte Cristo. The portions are huge . It was very good. Service was awesome. I like the fact that there's no waiting.

Thank veronicaindonesia
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Just a wonderful experience and the staff was really on point. The ribs and porterhouse steak stroganoff were delicious! Great atmosphere too.

Thank robinmarie2015
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

So we wanted to do happy hour and we though it would be nice to see Monday Noght Football. Where to go? We know we love the food here so we decided to stop in. We had the bacon wrapped shrimp, the lobster beignets, and...More

1  Thank NelsonD148
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We visited Salt Creek on a mid afternoon in early September after giving up on a visit to Roger’s Mkt. Perched above PCH south of Laguns, this is a hidden gem! The manager, Dee, was evident throughout the operation and we observed him expediting the...More

1  Thank Steve P
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Didn't really like the place the first time I went but for brunch it's was much better this time .service was good the Cuban sandwich I had was good and the drinks well made . We are going back this week again and I cam...More

1  Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 9 September 2018

On a sunny Sunday afternoon, traffic was heavy along this portion of Pacific Coast Highway. I found this place by chance and decided to try it. I had the fresh prepared pulled pork and my traveling friend had a barely cooked piece of fresh tuna...More

1  Thank TBRD113
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32802 Pacific Coast Hwy, Monarch Beach Plaza, Dana Point, CA 92629-3422
    (Crown Valley Pkwy)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-661-7799
  • E-mail
Our culinary approach follows the time-honored tradition of grilling meats over hot, mesquite embers. With a dedication to sourcing responsibly, the food at Salt Creek Grille is crafted with the freshest meats, poultry, fish, and produce available. Enjoy our handcrafted menu items paired with unique wines from boutique vineyards and well-known cellars, catering to both the connoisseur and casual diner.
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