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The Grill at Surfin Donuts

202 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4713
+1 949-492-8450
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good33%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“donuts” (29 reviews)
“burrito” (10 reviews)
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06:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Cafe
202 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4713
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

Passing through San Clemente and had to stop! Looked cute and very busy. Our family ordered a breakfast egg/cheese sandwich, French toast, Devil's Food donut and Acai Berry Bowl. Everything was excellent and fresh!! My daughter let me have a bite of her berry bowl...More

Thank chickencoop58
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

This place was always packed every time I drove by so I had to stop. I didn't have time to stay and eat, but the chorizo burrito and old fashioned doughnut I had were good. Coffee was also good. I wish I had more time...More

Thank Kalfgd
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Yes, the food was ok but that's it. I wouldn't call it a café, I wouldn't even a donut shop. It was just a glorify Dunkin' Donuts that served food and at that point we were so hungry we decided to eat there. It was...More

Thank MoonSunSky
Reviewed 4 August 2015

If you want your pick at breakfast options come here! They have it all...mexican american and...donuts!!

Thank BriA143
Reviewed 14 June 2015

This is a little hole in the wall located on North El Camino. This little gem offers several different varieties of donuts and turnovers. ($3.00 each) They also serve other food/drink items, such as burrito's, turkey burgers, and smoothies. The bean and cheese burrito was...More

Thank Calitripgirl
Reviewed 29 April 2015

My husband and I love nothing more than supporting mom and pop's. We were dropping by San Clemente on the way from Carlsbad to Laguna Beach to see Casa Romantica. We were looking for a place to grab a bite, and it was between breakfast...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 18 March 2015

This very casual, beach atmosphere, breakfast place is popular among the local population. They offer a crazy wide assortment of toppings on a wide variety of bagels. They also have other yummy baked goods, i.e. muffins, croissants etc. and can make anything into a sandwich...More

Thank beckyjake123
Reviewed 28 February 2015

If you like donuts and coffee this is the place to do. My wife and I stopped in here on a Saturday morning for donuts and coffee. We loved them. Service as fast and efficient. Cost was fair. We ended up buying more donuts to...More

Thank Tapetseb22
Reviewed 27 August 2014

We've noticed how crowded this former donut shop has been and decided to try it for lunch. It has indoor and patio seating which is nice. The hamburgers were very good and the French fries were perfect. The menu for lunch was large enough that...More

Thank 931atthebeach
Reviewed 30 June 2014 via mobile

We have stopped by twice now after a day at the beach. Both times the staff was awesome. The food is fresh and delicious. On our last trip they went above and beyond the call of duty. My 4 year old wanted a chocolate donut...More

Thank KitchB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4713
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-492-8450
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