Five Crowns

Steakhouse, Seafood, Restaurant
$ $ $ $
3801 E Coast Hwy
Corona del Mar, CA 92625
(949) 760-0331
5:00pm - 9:00pm
5:00pm - 9:00pm
5:00pm - 9:00pm
5:00pm - 9:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
5:00pm - 9:00pm
5:00pm - 9:00pm



  • an OC institution. The prime rib here is EPIC, and this restaurant has been around longer than I have been alive!
  • The interior features planked wooden floors, exposed brick, dark wood and white-tablecloth styled dining. The exterior has stained glass windows and a red British telephone booth in the front.
  • Always love this place. Food, service, ambiance - consistent!
  • Excellent restaurant! I recommend the English Prime Rib with corn and mashed potato! Great!!!
  • Prime Rib is beyond reproach
  • Walter Van de Kamp suggested the name Five Crowns because the new restaurant would be the fifth created by the family, and each was a jewel in our crown.
  • The fine dining Five Crowns restaurant was created to resemble an old English manor house with authentic antiques, paintings, an English steakhouse menu and waitresses in serving wench uniforms.
  • Bought 1965 by Richard Frank, a 2nd generation restauranteur, whose father, Lawrence Frank & uncle, Walter Van de Kamp, founded Tam OShanter restaurant in Los Feliz in 1922 and Lawrys in 1938.
  • After 1948, this building housed a gambling and prostition den called the Hurley Bell.
  • Located in 1936 constructed Tudor-style building that once served as an inn for Hollywood stars Lana Turner, Ava Gardner, Bette Davis, Howard Hughes, Rita Hayworth, Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall.
  • Opened 1965. Old English white-tablecloth styled steakhouse. Fine dining.
  • Prime rib steak
  • The prime rib is excellent.
  • Great prime rib
  • Stilton Mac n cheese! Salmon, potato and leek soup.
  • The Tuscan kale, artichoke app, the ribeye, steak and the chocolate souffl cake... Oh n the apple very crumb was fantastic too. Ps... Past on the fish.
  • Great, unique prime rib.
  • The Prime Rib is amazing.
  • Good food, great service, & fun dcor.
  • Great place to plan an event

Nearby places

3801 E Coast Hwy (Poppy Ave)
3224 E Coast Hwy (Larkspur Ave.)
Ocean Blvd (at Poppy Ave)