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Cafe Mimosa

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243 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4006
+1 949-481-6780
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08:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 14:30
Wed - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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Ventura, California
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Friendly service, good food in a picturesque setting. Small seating but no waiting during the week. Great location for strolling del Mar shops afterwards.

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Thank imhop
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

I dinned with a group of 4 & we were seated right away at 9 AM on a Sunday outside on the covered patio. Great atmosphere, great service & great food. The Mexican Omelette was 👍.

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Thank keriann421
Los Angeles, California
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

When visiting from out of town, we always try to stop in to Cafe Mimosa for breakfast one weekend morning. The place never disappoints; food's delicious and service friendly! Our group of four stayed with our proven favorites--Eggs Benedict and Creme Brûlée French Toast. And we were glad we did! If you're staying in the Avenida Delmar area and looking... More 

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Thank BigJim67
Orange County, CA
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

Food and service top notch. We have been here a few times, and enjoy it every time. The chicken panini is a fav and also the frittata. Don't forget to have some peach mango ice tea. Brewed at your table. Yummmmmmm!

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Thank sageOC
Los Angeles, California
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

Moved to Orange County 4 months ago and finally found a restaurant I love. The artichoke eggs benedict and puff pastry desert were beyond delicious. Great brunch place.

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Thank Chris L
Dana Point, California
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75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Certainly lived up to its name with a great range of mimosa's which were super tasty!! Service was great - our waitress was friendly & helpful!! Food was ok, BLT sandwich was great but the special we had wasn't great. Certainly still heading back to try breakfast next time!

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Thank Scottys_explorations
San Marcos, California
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888 reviews
407 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Been here twice now and both times are brunch was epic. The pork belly and the eggs Benedict are spectacular. Go here when u have a chance!

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Thank JimmyJackk
Vancouver, WA
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

The egg-white frittata was awesome and cream broullet French toast was decadent and delicious. Highly recommended!! Go early or be prepared and patient, and wait for a table inside or out.

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Thank Babs301
San Clemente, California
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

Small place at the end of Del Mar Street across from the library. Lines for Sunday Brunch but worth the wait.

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Thank Fred D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

First time visit, well we tried once before, but the wait time was too long and now we know why. Got there for breakfast midweek with no problem. Very interesting menu, with so many choices it was difficult, but all of us ordered something different and we shared. It really doesn't matter ours and everyone around us had plates to... More 

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Thank yogiacomo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:30
Monday
08:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?