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Beach Fire

204 Avenida Del Mar, Ola Vista, San Clemente, CA 92672-5554
+1 949-366-3232
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sticky ribs” (7 reviews)
“calamari” (15 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
204 Avenida Del Mar, Ola Vista, San Clemente, CA 92672-5554
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Friendly, good food, reasonable pricing. These are rare qualities in OC but that is what I always feel here

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, informal atmosphere, both indoor and outdoor seating makes this a place I return to often.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ahb324
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Beach Fire makes amazing tacos bursting with flavor. No matter if you order fish, steak, chicken, or pulled pork, they are all amazing at a reasonable cost. All the food is delicious at Beach Fire even if you don't order tacos. The Buffalo Cauliflower and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bubuflu
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

My hubby and I and another couple had been wine tasting at the San Clemente Wine Club a few doors down on Del Mar Street. We wanted to have dinner but did not have any reservations at any restaurant on a Frifay night at 7:00....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Parris
Reviewed 21 October 2018

The food was great for the price. $3 Mimosa Sundays was great; however sad to find out once they run out of the Brut the special ends.... We had an assortment of meals from the seafood alfredo to the steak medallions and calamari for an...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank aniala103
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Had a great light meal ( lettuce wraps) with a friend and enjoyed great service and great food - ambience was quiet, great for conversations with new friends

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bhvvmf
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The food was okay, service not so much. It was loud and our waitress forgot to bring my cocktail, then blamed the bartender for being too busy. She served others who came in after us and brought them their drinks. I would have been okay,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank twhitaker7
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Their Sticky Ribs at happy hour are the best thing around. The price of these goes up significantly after happy hour. They are still worth getting even then! Another thing I really like is their Calamari. I have had Calamari in many places in Orange...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank adoc4u
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Beach Fire is a good place to eat when you're not sure what you feel like eating. Menu includes great appetizers, imaginative sandwiches, tacos, delicious salads, pasta dishes, chicken, fish, pork and beef entrees. Nice patio dining, a small area with a fireplace, booths and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank oceanloverme
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I love their calamari, hamburgers and salads. Happy hour has good prices and the they have entertainment in the bar. Lovely patio for people watching.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank sharon g
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Avenida Del Mar, Ola Vista, San Clemente, CA 92672-5554
    (Ola Vista)
  • Public Transportation: OCTA provides a stop in front of the restaurant. You can also take the train and get off at the San Clemente Pier stop. We are right up the hill on Del Mar.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-366-3232
  • E-mail
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