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Shades

21100 Pacific Coast Hwy. (Huntington St.) Send to Phone
Contemporary seaside restaurant, located inside Huntington’s Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort, offers seafood, steaks and classic European cuisine.
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Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Sun.
Open late Fri.-Sat.
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4.5 rating over 2 reviews
Dining room at Shades, Huntington Beach, CA

Shades Restaurant Review

: Shades is a modern hotel restaurant with a cozy main dining room and an umbrella-filled outdoor patio with striking ocean views. Chef Ben LaFleche sources the majority of his ingredients locally at farmers markets, and he has his own herb garden on property. Start with such appetizers as steamed black mussels with white wine and chorizo or the Kobe meatballs with smoked mozzarella. The cheese, charcuterie and pâté plates are also a good choice, especially with a glass of wine recommended by the always-on-hand sommelier. We also suggest the Mediterranean-influenced tapas menu, with such winners as goat cheese-stuffed piquillo peppers, four-hour-braised beef short rib tacos, or deviled eggs served with wild boar bacon. For mains, try the barbecue-rubbed salmon, pan-seared barramundi, Prime hanger steak or one of the robust nightly signature dishes, such as oven-roasted prime rib or a short rib pot roast. Available upon request, the dessert menu has a number of solid options, led by the baked hot chocolate and churros combo. The wine list has some good selections of mostly California, French and South African varietals. On Sundays, Shades has one of the best brunches in OC.

User Ratings & Reviews for Shades
Average rating    3
Reviews 1 - 2 of 21
Great food with an AMAZING view!
by topaz309 on Wed Mar 17, 2010 11:36 am
 
If you want nice ambiance with a great meal, this is the place to go. I went with a group of people and everyone was extremely happy with what they ordered. We all got to sample a variety of dishes. The food was tasty, served at the right temperature and the service was fantastic. A little tour of the hotel was also provided at the end of our meal. I would highly recommend this place.
 
NOT WORTH IT
by LEXUSRY on Fri Nov 14, 2008 7:29 am
 
THIS PLACE USE TO OFFER LARGE SELECTION OF FOOD. I AM SHOCK TO SEE THE PRICE THEY CHARGE AND THAN CUT BACK ON FOOD SELECTION.WE MET A FEW CUSTOMERS AND WE ALL AGREE THE FOOD SELECTIONS ARE REDUCE. NOW, WE FOUND A NEW SUNDAY BRUNCH WHICH OFFER LARGE,LARGE,LARGE FOOD SELECTION PLUS THE HAVE LIVE MUSIC BAND. THIS PLACE IS THE BEST IN SOUTHERN CALIF. I LIKE HOW THE BAND PLAY MUSIC WHERE CUSTOMERS CAN SING ALONG INSTEAD OF MUSIC THAT PEOPLE DON:T RECOGNIZE IT .
 
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