Royal Hawaiian

Laguna Beach, CA
Bar & Restaurant
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331 N Coast Hwy
Laguna Beach, CA
Opened in 2016
Mon-Thu 4pm-10pm
Fri 4pm-11pm
Sat 11:30am-11pm
Sun 11:30am-10pm
(949) 715-1470

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Royal Hawaiian



by 74 people



Everyone You
Decor 8.3
Drink Quality 8.2
Drink Selection 8.1
Food Quality 8.3
Food Selection 7.7
Mood 7
Music 6.1
Service 8.4
Tikiness 7.8
Tilt 7.6
Vibe 7.4

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Humuhumu’s description

This modern tiki bar and restaurant opened in 2016, but it's carrying on a strong tiki tradition in Laguna Beach. It occupies the same site as local tiki landmark Royal Hawaiian
Royal Hawaiian
Laguna Beach, CA
Bar & Restaurant
, which was entirely gutted in 2006. The new owners, Mo Honarkar and daughters Hasty and Nikisa, are working to bring back a fully-decorated Royal Hawaiian with the help of Bamboo Ben
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March 5, 2019, 8:02 PM
Looks like this local gem is getting a upgrade. Whether that is tiki or not remains to be known. However, word on the street, is that it will be a local vibe, all about the food, with a reverence and respect for the historical landmark location...
Califia has visited Royal Hawaiian.
January 27, 2019, 7:45 PM
I stopped by today only two find a sign on the window saying the Royal Hawaiian would be closed until March. Anyone know why it's closed for two months?
KavikaTiki is a semi-regular at Royal Hawaiian.
January 17, 2019, 10:01 AM
The re-do of the re-do works well. The only issue I have is that there are large windows in the bar area looking onto PCH that blow the whole tiki vibe. There are also TVs, bummer. When the TVs are showing Gilliganís Island and big surf, Itís fine and dandy. I tilt high, however, because of the work by Bamboo Ben, cool mugs, great Lapu Lapus, and great Loco Moco.
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