Balboa Island

Island, Beach
228 Marine Ave (Balboa Ave)
Newport Beach, CA 92662


  • Make sure to get a chocolate covered banana or a Balboa Bar
  • Go see Brent at Lucky Seven Scarves. Friendly, helpful
  • Italian restaurant Ciao has great food and a really friendly staff. I recommend the raspberry and feta salad as a starter. Very unusual combo but delicious. The salsiccia calzone is also very good.
  • Getting a hair cut with Al at Maryam's Salon. The best deal in town for any guy. Great Haircut. Great price
  • If you are visiting Newport Beach, you have to stop and visit Balboa Island. Lots of cool little shops and restaurants as well as a fun place to watch the activity in the marina.
  • Visit Island Girl for all kinds of gifts
  • I highly recommend checking out Balboa Island if you havent been before because its very unique - the cute boutique shops, the signature frozen bananas, the little ferry across Newport Harbor...
  • Go to Lucky Seven Scarves ask for Brent. Great deals!
  • Park and walk around the boardwalk. But be sure to push in your mirrors. Our streets are narrow!
  • Nice & homy place the people are friendly their .
  • A Balboa Bar and/or frozen banana are a must.
  • This is one of the moat beautiful places in the world. Take the time to browse and enjoy. I'm so fortunate to live so close. Get your exercise while here-walk around the island!
  • Here you can buy swim suit separates. Too cool! Must visit Rachels& amore. Art for the soul is the store for me!!'
  • Ferry is open till 2am on the weekends and open 24 hours during the summer. Great option to get to the bars on the peninsula!
  • #BalboaIsland is a must see if you're in the Southern California/Los Angeles area. Great walking and sight seeing!
  • Boys have big toys
  • Rent a bike here and enjoy the ride around the island
  • Naaaaarrrr
  • Get delicious salt water taffy from Balboa Candy.
  • This is a great time of year to walk around and view the elaborate Halloween decorations!

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