Savor the tastes of the season.

We welcome you to our dinner table, where the autumn breeze is as fresh as our farm-to-table ingredients. All of our restaurants offer seasonal menus and ocean-view terraces, so you can enjoy every meal with a side of breathtaking fall sunsets. Drop by with friends and family to enjoy our tantalizing Italian creations, including fresh pasta and gelato made daily, casual favorites or poolside cabana dining. Live entertainment and handcrafted cocktails give you even more reasons to lounge and linger.

OUR DINING EXPERIENCES

Executive Chef

  • Jean Pierre Dubray, the Executive Chef of Pelican Hill® and is among the most accomplished and recognized chefs in California.

    JEAN PIERRE DUBRAY

    Jean Pierre Dubray, the Executive Chef of Pelican Hill and is among the most accomplished and recognized chefs in California.

    He is responsible for Pelican Hill’s culinary offerings, comprising three restaurants, two cafes, the Resort’s pastry and bakery operations; In-Room Dining to 128 Villas and 204 Bungalows, catering and special event services.

    Chef Dubray grew up in the kitchen of his family’s country house in France’s Loire Valley, where they produced much of their own food. He enjoyed helping his mother prepare big family meals and by the time he was 15, he had enrolled in culinary school, and decided it would be his life’s work.

    He came to the United States in 1980 when he had an opportunity to be part of the opening team for La Vie en Rose, a restaurant in Brea, Calif., and he has been in the Golden State ever since.

    From the Kitchen to the Table (video)

Ongoing Epicurean Experiences

The Art of Pasta Making
Learn how to make traditional Italian egg-based pasta dough, as well as lobster tortelli and handmade spaghetti alla chitarra in the Andrea Ristorante pasta kitchen. Join our in-house pastaia, Julia, on Thursdays at 11 a.m. for one hour of hands-on instruction and a delicious two-course lunch…made by you!
$120* per person; maximum of 3 people per class. Advance reservations required.

Andrea Menu Espresso
Andrea, locally and nationally celebrated as one of the finest Italian restaurants, invites you to stop by Wednesdays through Sundays for a quick lunch. For just $45 per person, enjoy our two-course menu espresso (express menu) served in 45 minutes or less.

La Dolce Vita Dinners
Sundays through Wednesdays, savor a taste of the sweet life with Andrea’s three-course salad, pasta and gelato menu. Chef Jonah cooks up a quick and satisfying dinner with seasonal Italian dishes featuring the freshest local ingredients.
$35* per adult and $15* per child. Excludes holidays and private dining events.

Andrea Weekday Wine Dinners
Take an exceptional three-course prix fixe tour through Italy’s most famous regions. Andrea highlights a specific Italian region, paired perfectly with a complementary wine.
$99* per person including wine pairings

Dinner della Famiglia
On Mondays through Wednesdays from 5:30–7 p.m., enjoy an authentic family dinner at Andrea. The indelible three-course meal features your choice of fresh salad, tanta pasta and artisan gelato, plus no corkage fee and complimentary sodas or juice for children.
$35 per adult and $15 per child under age 12

$7 Weekday Burger Fix
Coliseum Pool & Grill understands your all-day craving for a classic American burger. That’s why we keep them coming hot off the grill morning, noon and night for just $7 each. Available through Dec. 30 on Mondays through Fridays.
May not be combined with any other offer.

Weekday Wind-Down
Come for half off wine and beer. Stay for scenic ocean views all afternoon and evening at Coliseum Pool & Grill. Available through Dec. 30 on Mondays through Thursdays from 3 p.m. to close.

Coliseum Kids Eat Free
Coliseum Pool & Grill welcomes kids to eat free with the purchase of any adult entrée. Available through Dec. 30 on Sundays through Wednesdays.
May not be combined with any other offer.

Bloody Mary Bar
On Sundays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Coliseum Pool & Grill, build your own Bloody Mary at Coliseum Pool & Grill. Select your level of spicy with an assortment of hot sauces, then garnish your beverage with flavored salts and favorite toppings, like bacon, jalapenos, pickles and bell peppers.

Sunday Football Fun in the Sun Cabanas
Make the most of Newport’s beautiful autumn days with al fresco football viewing in a private luxury cabana overlooking Coliseum Pool for 4–10 guests. While cheering your favorite NFL teams to victory, enjoy a bucket of domestic beers, guacamole and tortilla chips, prime beef sliders, chicken wings, parmesan garlic fries and pizza for $55* per person. Minimum 4 guests per booking.

Pelican Grill Express Lunch
Savor the best of Pelican Grill’s quintessential coastal California cuisine for lunch Mondays through Thursdays with a two-course menu served in 45 minutes or less. Choose from a seasonal selection to start, followed by a Napa-inspired main course.
$22* per person

Very Happy After Hours
Enjoy half-price cocktails, wine, beer and appetizers during late night happy hour at Pelican Grill Lounge. Available through Dec. 30 on Sundays through Thursdays from 9:30 p.m. to close.

BBQ & Corkage-Free Combo
This mouthwatering barbecue platter will leave you wanting seconds, with smoked, dry rubbed baby back ribs, mac & cheese, collard greens and warm corn bread. Come hungry. Bring bottles. Available through Dec. 30 on Sundays through Wednesdays from 5–10 p.m.; no corkage fees apply.

Pelican Grill Burger & Brew
Nothing goes with major sporting events like a great burger and an ice cold beer. And in the Pelican Grill Lounge, we’re offering the best of all worlds. Enjoy a Kobe-style beef burger with bacon, avocado, sautéed onions and your choice of cheese, paired with a craft beer of your choosing. May not be combined with another offer.
$20* per person

Pelican Grill Whiskey Tasting
We scoured the globe in search of the perfect barrels, and curated an extensive collection of fine Scotch, bourbon, rye and other international whiskeys. Sample our premium selections from all corners of the world every day in the Pelican Grill Lounge.

Pelican Grill Tasting Table
The Pelican Grill’s Tasting Table invites epicureans to be seated right next to the restaurant’s open-concept kitchen in the main dining room. This interactive, chef-led dining experience presents guests with exclusive daily dishes featuring the freshest seasonal ingredients and creative presentations. Pelican Grill chefs prepare the day’s selection of prix fixe specialties before guest’s eyes, then pass each course over the kitchen counter to the adjacent rustic, wooden table set for up to 10 guests. As they converse with the chef across the pass counter, diners savor Napa-inspired cuisine paired with fine California wines.

Social Hour + Live Music
Join us every day from 5–7 p.m. for a live guitarist, handcrafted cocktails and a selection of $5 wines by the glass, plus Fashion Trunk Shows and Boutique Art Exhibits on select dates.

Bubbly & Bruschetta Bar
On Mondays through Thursdays from 5–7 p.m., the Great Room Social Lounge welcomes one and all to indulge in a delightful afternoon menu and engaging sounds in a relaxed, intimate fireside setting. Select your favorite glass of Prosescco, sparkling wine or the Resort’s selection of wines by the glass, and pair it with our complimentary fresh bruschetta.

Late Night Social Hour
Soak in the sounds of Great Room Social Lounge, while enjoying 50% off the small bites menu, plus handcrafted cocktails and select wines by the glass for just $5 on Sundays through Wednesdays from 9:30 p.m. to close.

Tea Moderno
On Fridays through Sundays from 2-4 p.m., the Great Room Social Lounge puts a modern twist on the time-honored tradition of gathering for Afternoon Tea. Sip contemporary blends featuring classic selections and emerging tea markets, while noshing savory and sweet Italian-inspired small bites. Tea-based cocktails and sparkling wines available à la carte.
$55* per adult and $35* per child ages 416

Three Cheers & Three Cheeses
Sip, taste and take in ocean views at Caffè & Market from 2-5 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays with flights of three wines paired with three cheeses for just $12 each. Available through Dec. 31.

Caffè Combo
On Mondays through Fridays, Caffè & Market serves up an anytime $7 combo meal. Made with fresh, local and seasonal ingredients, our sandwiches and paninis pair perfectly with our soup of the day. Available through Dec. 31.

BOGO Gelato
Purchase one house-made gelato and get a second one free at Caffè & Market. Available through Dec. 28 on Mondays through Wednesdays from 5–7 p.m.

All-Day Breakfast Burritos
There’s never a wrong time to crave a breakfast burrito. That’s why Caffe II at Pelican Hill Golf Club serves ours all day long. For just $15, choose from three savory options, including spicy chorizo, blue crabmeat and five-bean. Add a Corona to make it a burrito and beer combo for just $20. Available daily through Dec. 30.

*Pricing excludes tax and service charge.

Seasonal Epicurean Experiences

Sea to Shining Sea Specials
September through November
During dinner service every Thursday, savor Pelican Grill’s seasonal seafood sourced from the East to the West Coast and beyond. Our chefs feature soups, salads, fresh fish and shellfish selections, including peel-and-eat shrimp, crab claws, oysters, mussels and more.


Apple Harvest Specials
Beginning in September
When apples are picked at just the right time, they’re flavorful, juicy and crisp as an autumn breeze. So Coliseum Pool & Grill uses fresh apples plucked at their peak from Southern California’s Julian orchards. Taste the difference in our á la carte menu specials, house-made warm apple cider, seasonal gelato and, of course, delectable apple pie.

 

White Truffle Menu at Andrea
Beginning in October
Andrea celebrates an exquisite delicacy from Alba, Italy, with seasonal á la carte dishes. Heralded as “the diamond of the kitchen,” white truffles still maintain haute cuisine status in the culinary world. Á la carte servings available at market price, based upon availability.

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Catering

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