Waterfront Dining

Back Bay Bistro is a divine yet casual waterfront restaurant located in Orange County’s Newport Beach, California. Open for lunch, dinner, and weekend breakfast and brunch, the Bistro offers a quintessential dining experience overlooking the Back Bay. Whether you enjoy breathtaking views of the Back Bay during a casual lunch or celebrating with a special occasion under the stars, our waterfront California restaurant showcases fresh and local ingredients to satisfy any palate. Indulge in delicious, award-winning American cuisine as the sun sets into the horizon.


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Quintessential Views

Unless you’re on a boat, the only place you’ll get a better view of Newport Beach’s beautiful sunset and skyline is right here at the Back Bay Bistro. Whether you are sitting inside under our retractable roof or enjoying the refreshing ocean breeze on our dog-friendly patio, you are guaranteed a breathtaking panoramic view of the quintessential Newport Bay. With an event space for up to 300 guests, you can be sure to have an Instagrammable view for every food photography occasion or a well-lit selfie, especially as the sun sets.

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