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3817 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-3453
+1 949-492-7120
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Long Beach, California
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This place is one of two restaurants in San Clemente owned by the same family. They serve authentic inspired dishes at reasonable prices along with Health conscience inspired Zambazon bowls, smoothees and have a full service expresso bar as well. The Love they have for the food is clear when you taste the sauces and salsas they use in their... More 

Thank jwentzel2016
San Clemente, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Delicious mexican food for breakfast, lunch or dinner. We've even gotten trays of their food for parties and its always a hit. And if you want to be really healthy you can have a fresh pressed juice or acai bowl. They also have lattes, cappuccino's etc and fresh baked goodies, the 7 layer cookie is so good!

Thank Kelly M
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Café Del Sol is just off the 5 and close to the beach with easy access on/off the Interstate. Staff was welcoming and food and plates arrived hot. The food is not authentic Mexican cuisine as we are used to but it was good Mexican as we were hungry and there was plenty of food. There was ample parking and... More 

Thank ELS20
Carlsbad, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Love going in for a fresh pressed juice, I ask them to surprise me each day, and the never let me down! Then I get my acai bowl. Enjoy this place, everyone is alway nice and friendly.

Thank tntmaggs224
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Good burritos, breakfast burritos, good pricing. I only had their burritos but the place is clean friendly and looks to serve a lot more delicious dishes.

Thank David J
Stafford, Virginia
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We've lived in SC for over a year and Café Del Sol was on our list for a long time.... Unfortunately their food was just, plain bad. A large pool of grease leaked out of the burrito we ordered, the rice and beans were just ok, and the enchilada sauce was obviously right out of a can. And, the guy... More 

Thank skijumper_311
Chesapeake, Virginia
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140 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2015

This is one the best places for anyone craving for Mexican food, super delicious and super cheap compared with other Mexican restaurants.Highly recommended place for anyone vising San Clemente.

Thank JayD2006
Knoxville, Tennessee
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211 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

Craving fish tacos. Hit the spot. Washed it down with the rellenos Perfect local fast mexican Location is not scenic

Thank colinacirc
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53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

Cafe del Sol is one of the closest restaurants to Trestles and very reasonably priced! Standard Southern California type Mexican food served quickly. Very tasty!!

Thank AW1008
Mission Viejo, California
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Great little Mexican restaurant. The breakfast burrito hits the spot after a surf session.My breakfast burrito is customized and Jose does it right! Robert and his crew are very helpful, friendly and fast. Other dishes on the menu are excellent as well.

Thank walkero2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3817 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-3453
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-492-7120

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