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Cafe Mimosa

243 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4006
+1 949-481-6780
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (35 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (19 reviews)
“french toast” (14 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
243 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4006
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Lots of great options for mimosas, it was difficult to choose. Great food and service. Very cute place. While there, go across the street to the used bookstore that benefits the local library. We found some real gems that were very inexpensive!

Thank Debra B
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Drove south on 5 to San Clemente main street hoping to find a local place to have lunch on this beautiful day. Driving down Del Mar Street we came to Café Mimosa and decided to give it a try. Food was delicious, service was great....More

Thank grpandnana
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Location is down Del Mar Street almost to the curve where your heading down to the Pier. We have enjoyed eating breakfast and lunch here. Good Huevos Ranchero's, fresh chocolate croissants, rich Coffee, fast service, only downside is the parking.

Thank johnsanDanaPoint_
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Great salads & French Onion soup. A good place to meet. We sat inside for a quiet location. Great & friendly service.

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I've been to Cafe Nimosa several times and I truly enjoy it the staff are amazing they always have something unique for breakfast or lunch it's quite tasty you won't regret it the only problem is sometimes on the weekend there might be a line...More

Thank 3vickih
Reviewed 17 August 2016

My niece and I stopped for brunch. I had the roasted vegetable panini and my niece had the chicken panini. We both loved the panini's. My coffee was good. My niece had a pomegranate mimosa which was tasty. We had good service and would go...More

Thank DC D
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

My friend and I had lunch here recently while on an overnight trip from San Diego. They have very good sandwiches and the atmosphere is very pleasant. We dined on the lovely patio that had a rustic feel to it. The ambiance was awesome! I...More

Thank travelingCAgal
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I met my best friend for brunch here at around noon on a Sunday and initially they told us the wait was 35-45 minutes. We ended up waiting only 5 minutes because parties ahead of us had left to walk around (given the long wait...More

Thank Claudia R
Reviewed 8 August 2016

this morning I visisted this place, a nice place on Avenida del Mar with a nice place outside. I'm surprising on the price to expensive and for the waiter no so friend. The food was good but no so wonderful, the plate small and without...More

Thank accabacca
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

My daughter has been telling me about this restaurant. We went for breakfast here and the food was delicious, but too buttery for me. The French Toast for $16 is just Cibalta big slice of bread with a berry cream sauce. Not worth it at...More

Thank luckydog172
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15 December 2014|
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Response from Antoine_Price | Property representative |
No we will not be open Christmas day. We leave that day for staff to be with their families Antoine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4006
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-481-6780
  • E-mail
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