Let's Meet at The Drake

The Drake is Orange County's premiere intimate dining and live music experience with a New York style supper-club setting.

It features the contemporary American cuisine (with European influences) of Award-Winning Chef, Paul Gstrein. Chef Paul's consistently delicious seasonal tastes reflect an ample menu of starters, petite plates, full entrees, and scratch made desserts. His ever evolving, creative and sumptuous cuisine has excited Orange County patrons for over 30 years!
The Drake's nightly live entertainment perfectly complements its dining experience. The thoughtfully designed music program of live jazz, R&B, blues, and special performances are up-close and unplugged. Its exceptional artists provide the interactive, intimate, and immersive performances that leave audiences feeling the 'music magic' all evening.
The stylish, inviting, and friendly ambiance of The Drake offers a variety of seating areas to enjoy its delectable cuisine and captivating entertainment. The contemporary furnishings with classic art deco overtones greet guests in the main dining room, kitchen-side Chef's counter, stylish piano bar lounge and glass fire-wall enclosed patio. 
The Drake experience is specifically created to enjoy wonderful dining, wine tasting, craft cocktail experiences, and of course, good conversation - all wonderfully blended with the right tempo of live musical entertainment!

Our Location

The Drake

2894 South Coast Hwy
Laguna Beach, CA 92651

(949) 376-1000

Please use our valet parking located at
2880 South Coast Highway (adjacent to The Drake) $7

Self Parking is available, please note there is no parking in the residential neighborhood behind our restaurant.


Sunday - Wednesday: 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday - Saturday: 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Open for Indoor & Outdoor Dining Daily. 
Two Seatings 5:45PM & 8:15PM
Live Music 7 Nights a week. 
$10 Musical charge for Thursday, Friday & Saturday evenings 2nd seating only
Take-out & Local Delivery available daily 5:00-9:00pm