Palapa Bar Serves New Lunch Menu Around the Pool


For delicious, quick and casual mid-day business dining, Island Hotel’s Palapa Bar is a welcome escape offering a delicious selection of Large Salads and Sandwiches served with complimentary iced tea or lemonade.

What: Palapa Bar located poolside at Island Hotel Newport Beach opens for the season with tempting choices for people who want to enjoy a relaxing, yet fast lunch, in the middle of their workday. Large Salads include: Spicy Charred Ahi Tuna with Baby Greens, Tomatoes, Fingerling Potatoes, Goat Cheese and Balsamic Vinaigrette; Palm Terrace Chopped Salad with Roasted Chicken, Salami, Tomatoes, Mozzarella Tossedin Creamy Herb Dressing; and Cold Poached New Zealand Salmon on a Salad of Cucumbers, Feta, Tomatoes, Edamame with Lemon Pepper Vinaigrette.

Sandwiches range from Warm Spiced Beef on Rye Bread with Gruyere Cheese and Horseradish Aioli, to The Island’s Fish Tacos with Avocado and Salsa Fresca, to Grilled Vegetables on a Ciabatta Roll with Fresh Mozzarella and Pesto Aioli.

All sandwiches are served with home-fried chips, and all salads and sandwiches include complimentary iced tea or lemonade. Lunch options reasonably priced from $10 to 12.50. Of course signature Island Cocktails such as Spring Cooler made with Ketel One Citron, St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur, fresh orange and a Chandon float; or the Skinny Margarita composed of Don Julio Blanco Tequila, fresh lime juice and agave nectar are also available.

For reservation, please call (949) 760-4920.

When: Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Palapa Bar at Island Hotel Newport Beach
690 Newport Beach Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Tel.: (949) 760-4920

Posted on 5/5/10.

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