Restaurant Spotlight: Five Crowns

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Five Crowns has been a top dining destination for over 50 years. It is a very warm and cozy restaurant located in Corona Del Mar on East Coast Highway. It is an exact copy of one of the oldest country inns in England and is considered a landmark in Corona Del Mar.

The fireplaces, period paintings, and authentic antiques really set the mood. The English garden and sunlit greenhouse are also great mood setters. When you dine here you can expect nothing but the best food, wine, and service.

The Menu

In the words of the great Julia Child, “The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook.”

The menu at Five Crowns is very extensive and is sure to please even the pickiest of eaters. Some of the items you will find on the menu include Sautéed Manila Clams , Colorado Lamb Chops, Beef Steak Neptune, Pacific Halibut, Filet Mignon, Prime Rib Sandwich and Lobster Bisque. 

They also have some really great desserts including the Meyer Lemon Steamcake, Dark Chocolate Soufflé, Vanilla Bean Crème Brûlée, Grand Mariner Cheesecake, and C.C. Brown's Hot Fudge Sundae.

Five Crowns can be very busy which is why making reservations is always a good idea. You can make reservations online at Just click on reservations and fill in the form.  Valet parking is available at the restaurant.

Please know there is a standard by which guests are expected to comply with. The dress code is casual attire. Tank tops, shorts, gym clothes, and hats are not allowed.

Private Events

Five Crowns offers one of the most unique settings in the Orange County area. This is what makes it such a great place for private events such as weddings.

Find out more about having your private event at Five Crowns visit

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