South Coast Plaza Dining for the Holidays

Dining and treats for the last weeks of the holidays!
Select restaurants offer gift cards with a buyer bonus.


New Year’s Eve Luxe Menu at Water Grill

For a spectacular way to ring in the New Year, Water Grill offers a decadent four-course dinner with an abundance of choices, priced at $135 per person and $50 for optional wine pairings (plus tax and gratuity). Memorialize the night with a photo booth picture compliments of Water Grill. Early reservations advised.

First course selections include wild jumbo shrimp cocktail, half dozen oyster sampler, spicy lobster avocado roll or jumbo lump crab cakes.

Next, choose the signature clam chowder or one of three salads: roasted beet, organic greens or Caesar.

Entrée choices include filet and South African lobster tail surf & turf, wild Chilean sea bass, New Zealand King salmon, North American hard-shell lobster, Double R Ranch filet mignon or for a surcharge, Snake River Farms American wagyu ribeye or King Crab legs. 

Dessert options are chocolate espresso cake, caramel bread pudding and maple cheesecake.    

New Year’s Eve hours:  5pm-midnight

949.208.7060  Early reservations advised.

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Seasonal delights for family, friends or simply you.

Läderach Chocolatier Suisse

The ultimate fresh chocolate experience is new at South Coast Plaza. Discover beautifully wrapped chocolates, signature chocolate bark and gourmet popcorns. Holiday-themed Christmas trees, praline stars and milk or dark chocolate Santas are perfect edibles for Christmas stockings.

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Recently debuted on SCP’s Garden Terrace, MOULIN brings a taste of Paris to OC. For the holidays only, enjoy individual mini bûches with gingerbread sponge, pear compote, vanilla mousse and finished with white chocolate glaze and stars. The beloved French classic yule log dessert, bûche de Noël, is available to take home the week before Christmas.  Medium or large sizes and choice of three flavors: chocolate hazelnut, raspberry rose and vanilla pear.   



Give a gift and get a gift—these restaurants offer something extra when purchasing gift cards. Perfect for last-minute stocking stuffers or a thoughtful gift to slip into a Christmas card.

Water Grill

Purchase $100 in gift cards, and receive a complimentary $20 bonus card, good January-March 2022. Restrictions may apply. Promotion valid through December 31.




Buy $100 in gift cards, and Vaca gives you an additional 25% bonus—it can be added to the recipient’s card or opt for a separate gift card for yourself. Gift cards can be used for dining or in the bar and do not expire. Promotion runs through December 31.



The Capital Grille

With $500 or more in gift cards, you’ll be gifted with an exclusive Capital Grille steak knife set in a decorate box plus an additional gift card for 10% of your purchase. Cards with a value of $1,000 or more are presented in a leather sleeve with a stainless-steel reloadable gift card and include complimentary shipping.



Seasons 52

Receive a 10% bonus gift card with $500 in gift cards. Offer is valid through December 31; terms and restrictions may apply.



Marugame Udon

Visit Marugame Udon and with every gift card purchase of $25 or more and receive one free bowl of signature house-made udon. Offer valid until December 31.


Holiday Information

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