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$55 -- Gemmell’s: 'Top 10 OC French’ Dinner for 2, Reg. $114

Sold out - This deal was published October 04, 2013 and sold out October 20, 2013.
$55 -- Gemmell’s: 'Top 10 OC French’ Dinner for 2, Reg. $114
By Travelzoo Staff
Zagat calls Gemmell's Restaurant in Dana Point Harbor a "French-Continental gem" with a "homey, romantic setting."

Why we love it

  • Named a "Top 10 OC French Restaurant" (Gayot)
  • Zagat rates it "extraordinary to perfection"  (26)
  • Travelzoo visitors call the experience "classy" and the atmosphere "lovely"
  • "Light and flavorful" cuisine (Gayot)


Oct. 4, 2013 - Nov. 20, 2013


Gemmell's Restaurant
34471 Golden Lantern
Dana Point, CA 92629
(See Map)
Tel: 949-234-0063

What's included

  • For $55, reg. $114, select from the prix fixe menu:
  • An appetizer to share
  • Two soups or salads to share
  • Two entrees
  • Two nonalcoholic beverages, such as coffee, tea or a soft drink
  • Or for $105 (regularly $228), reserve a table for four and make it a double date.
  • See a sample menu of dinner choices

The fine print

Limit 1 voucher per table. Reservations required. Please tip on the full value of the check; 18%-20% is customary for good service. Not valid on Saturdays. Limit 1 voucher purchase per person; additional vouchers may be purchased as gifts.

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$55   $114.15
52% off
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Gemmell's Restaurant
93% Enjoyed Gemmell's Restaurant
93% (203 ratings)
Sold out at
2:00 a.m. CT on Oct. 20


M – F, 9am – 9pm ET

93% Enjoyed Gemmell's Restaurant
(203 ratings)
Quality of Service
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The food and service was great. We had the mushrooms appetizer, which was for my boyfriend and I to share and he loved so much that he end up eating all by himself. Then, I had the Sea Bass special which I can't not even express how tasty it was. I would recommend.

Aug 27, 2014 Carla California, United States

We liked the warm demeanor of the French waitress and the atmosphere. The food was better than expected. The entire meal was much better than we expected based on some of the negative reviews we read on Yelp.

We went on a Sunday evening and had 8:00 PM reservations. We had no problem being seated in a timely manner, despite what some of the a Yelp reviewers had posted. The restaurant was fairly well open. Yes, the meal lasted about 1:45, but we found that to be a nice change from the quick table turn restaurants out there.

Jul 01, 2014 Adam California, United States

The poached salmon was delicious!

The wait staff was very attentive, excellent restaurant.

Jun 28, 2014 sharon California, United States

The ambiance, the food and the service.

Jun 28, 2014 Damasceno California, United States

good service.

the 4 course meal was similar price as their offering. later found out that same meal was $30.50 per person, and I paid $55. for two. problem was that I had to put 18% tip on the $107 travel zoo regular cost tab. soup was delicious but entrees were so so.

Jun 28, 2014 Dave Shin California, United States

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34471 Golden Lantern
Dana Point, CA 92629
Tel: 949-234-0063

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