Restaurant Spotlight: 230 Forest Avenue

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230 Forest Avenue is Laguna Beach’s favorite place to dine. It’s a landmark dining destination in the heart of downtown Laguna with an address you won’t forget. 230 Forest Avenue Restaurant and Martini Bar is a lunch and dinner destination in downtown featuring over a decade of amazing dishes thanks to award-winng executive chef and owner Marc Cohen.

You’ll love their innovative California cuisine, their upbeat atmosphere and ever changing wall of art adding to the charm. If you love chic restaurants, lively dining spots and excellent outdoor patios, check out 230 Forest Avenue Restaurant and Marini Bar.

About 230 Forest Avenue

230 is all about the seafood. Along with their insane seafood flavors, enjoy steaks and their famous martini bar. It’s a casual dining experience with an upbeat vibe and bustling patio. Stop in for lunch daily at 11am or make your dinner reservation starting at 5pm daily.


For lunch, enjoy oysters on the half shell, smoky eggplant salsa and calamari. There are at least 10 appetizers to get your hung pangs feeling good as new. Then try the Maui onion soup, the 230 Caesar salad or the prime flat iron steak. Entrees include the classic burger, the prime rib dip, the roasted bbq pork sandwich, fish tacos and more. It’s a variety of pastas, sandwiches, seafood and meat options. Pair it with a delicious Syrah or Merlot.

For dinner, enjoy the same delicious appetizers and delicious salad options. Try the BLT Iceberg or Candied Salmon Salad. Try the Alaskan Halibut Fisherman’s Chowder soup before enjoy your entrée. Choose from meats & pastas or seafood selections from a rare ahi to a filet mignon. Then for dessert, try the dark chocolate croissant bread pudding or mascarpone cheesecake.

You’ll love the vibe at the gorgeous 230 Forest Avenue, the amazing wait staff, the energetic vibe and the perfect location in downtown Laguna.

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