Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach - Open for Indoor & Outdoor Dining, Takeout & Delivery.

Established in 2007. Located on Pacific Coast Highway in the heart of the stunning Laguna Beach coastline, this location is owned by a third-generation Avila family member, Michael Avila. Enjoy the authentic original family recipes passed down from Mamá Avila along with “Locals Favorites” that were developed to suit the active, outdoor, Laguna Beach lifestyle.

Michael runs this location with the help of his wife Christine and two children, Benson and Braden. The Laguna Beach location offers popular patio dining that is a Fido-friendly or indoor ocean view dining room. Come visit with your friends and family during your next outing. Our friendly staff welcomes you with a smile!

LOCATION

Address:
1305 S. Coast Hwy
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Phone:
949-376-7040

HOURS

  • Sunday 10 am – 8 pm
  • Monday 11:30 am – 8 pm
  • Tuesday 11:30 am – 9 pm
  • Wednesday 11:30 am – 8 pm
  • Thursday 11:30 am – 8 pm
  • Friday 11:30 am – 9 pm
  • Saturday 11:00 am – 9 pm

News and Media

Celebrity Bryan Cranston steps in as Guest Bartender at Avila’s Newport

Emmy award-winning “Breaking Bad” actor, Bryan Cranston stepped in as a celebrity guest bartender at Avila’s El Ranchito – Newport  Beach Peninsula location as restaurant operators, 3rd generation of Avila women took part in the fun serving up fabulous cocktails from Dos Hombres…

*Margarita Avila is remembered for her strength, spirit and skill.

The Orange County restaurant world lost one of its pioneering finest this week with the death of Margarita Avila, matriarch of the Avila’s El Ranchito family-owned chain whose beloved Mexican food recipes helped make the restaurant group a regional success…

*Margarita Avila, the 93-year-old matriarch behind the empire

Margarita and Salvador Avila opened their first restaurant in Huntington Park in 1966. For more than 50 years, Margarita and Salvador Avila’s El Ranchito restaurants have been a go-to in Orange County for combo plates and margaritas. Regulars will definitely…

At 50, Avila’s El Ranchito is still all about family

When patrons of Avila’s El Ranchito sit down to eat, they’re handed a menu bearing a picture of Margarita “Mamá” Avila. The matriarch of the Mexican food restaurant group is standing by stacks of plates. Her face beams. The photograph suggests…