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Antoine's Cafe

218 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4045
+1 949-492-1763
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“crepes” (14 reviews)
“hash browns” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
218 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4045
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Antoine's is a gem of a restaurant. It is small with booth and table setting and a couple outside tables. The coffee is strong, medium or a flavor of the day. Yummy omelets, frittata and breakfast burritos. Great wait staff . The lox and bagels...More

Thank emcguirk2017
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

It's French. Real French owners. Been here forever as has the restaurant. It's the place for breakfast in San Clemente. American and French choices. All good. A family enterprise where different sons have grown up there and along with Mama make sure the quality is...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Great breakfast & lunch restaurant. Outside dining is a plus. Very lazy place with great service & very good breakfast & burgers.

Thank dmpetrik
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Great service and food and large portions. I think I will share next time. Eggs Benedict #1. Had a club sandwich the other day and chose the dinner salad as the side. Should have had the fries. Diner salad is boring. Do not order it,...More

Thank adoc4u
Reviewed August 17, 2018

A local secret that is not so secret any more. Any time after about 8 am there will be a wait. The food is very good, and the coffee is fantastic here as well. If you want to catch breakfast on the weekends you will...More

Thank guninstructor
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in here after a morning surf session while visiting my hometown on a baseball trip. This was the best breakfast on the trip. We will be back next time in town. Good veggie options as well. The breakfast burritos were great.

Thank rsenteno
Reviewed August 1, 2018

This is a small cafe in the heart of San Clemente, serving delicious breakfast and lunch. We have enjoyed the egg dishes, crepes and lunch offerings. The food is excellent quality and there is something for everyone....be it vegan, vegetarian or carnivore! Service is always...More

Thank Liturgy
Reviewed July 14, 2018

While Antoine's isn't big on space, their Breakfast's are huge on goodness. Service is always at a level where it needs to be, even when they're swamped (which is always it seems) and they have some nice seating on El Camino Real just outside the...More

Thank slvr68
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Diverse menu covers about every type of breakfast food. Staff and chefs are accommodating to a wonderful extent. You want the capers on the side...sure. Hollandaise and cottage cheese separated from the main ingredients...fine.

Thank Ken07960
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This café has a full menu of excellent breakfast and lunch items. Oatmeal cooked to order(not mushy), breakfast and dessert crepes, omelets, luncheon specials, great soups. One of the best spots for breakfast and lunch in San Clemente. You won't be disappointed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:30 a.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4045
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-492-1763
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