Review: Outer Reef is the best restaurant to open in Dana Point in years

Critic Brad A. Johnson says the dining room looks familiar but make no mistake: Chef John Tesar’s elegant cooking stands apart from anything else in south county at the moment.
Brad A. Johnson • Orange County Register • July 28, 2022
“Deja vu.” The dining room at Outer Reef, a new surf-and-turf restaurant at the Laguna Cliffs Marriott in Dana Point, strikes me as pretty but feels eerily familiar: the combination of white wainscoting, light hardwood floors and navy upholstery...
The full article can be read on the Orange County Register website.

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