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2937 Bristol St, Suite a-102, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
714-545-1411
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Ranked #4 of 433 Restaurants in Costa Mesa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $60
Hours:
Sun - Mon 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: European, Eclectic, Californian, Café
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Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Welcome to Old Vine Cafe! We are open daily for breakfast and lunch, and Tuesday through Saturday for dinner! Stop in and join us, or call us about catering options.
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English first
West Hollywood, California
Top Contributor
218 reviews 218 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

You may have to wait a while for a table but it well worth the wait! The food is delicious, something your grandma would bake and the portions, too! Try their vegetarian omelet and upgrade for $2 and get either the biscuit with apple butter or the Cinnamon roll. This meal also comes with red potatoes - carbs, carbs, carbs!... More 

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Perth, Western Australia
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146 reviews 146 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We were visiting OC recently and wanted a local place to have breakfast and based on the high Tripadvisor ranking we assumed this would be a good place. Firstly, no one to meet us upon arrival, we just ended up seating ourselves. Then we had to ask for some water ( not the start we were hoping for ). Anyhow,... More 

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Irvine, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is the best breakfast in Orange County! And, breakfast is served until 3.00 p.m. Delight in a salmon omelette, seasonal French toast (fall is pumpkin pecan), or rabbit Mole. Whether traditional or exotic food for breakfast, lunch or dinner, Cef and owner Mark McDonald knows good food. Not easy to find if just driving by. Located at The Camp... More 

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Irvine, CA
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396 reviews 396 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I've reviewed Old Vine before, but it's continuing excellence merits another review. They do what they do very well. They season menu is usually a good place to start. It is always well designed and the wine pairings are excellent. Old Vine has a new Executive Chef, so things may be changing slightly, but I'm confident that change will only... More 

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Orange County, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I have had the pleasure to dine at Old Vine for Breakfast many times and have always had a perfect meal. Their clever distinction between sweet and savory on the menu directs me to what suits my mood. I love the Vegetarian, Smoked Salmon, and Gourmet Sausage & Eggs. The Pistachio Nut Butter goes well with Whole Wheat Toast, a... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I love breakfast, I am used to southern Breakfast smothered in gravy... This was a refreshing version, that has even more flavors of the south. Every ingredient is so tasty and fresh... everything was fresh and tasty The Fried green tomatoe was perfectly crisp and hot, and the apple butter YUM The sandwiches for lunch are awesome and different Southern... More 

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Costa Mesa, California
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12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The Old Vine is a great food and wine spot. I've eaten here many times. They offer ideas for wine pairing on the dinner menu. Breakfast and lunch items are very creative. There is something for everyone's taste. I really like the Rueben sandwich. They feature a variety six-pack of wine for $60 with a selection of international wines that... More 

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Hackensack, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I can't say enough good things about this place. I had the pleasure of dining here for dinner with a family friend who adores this place. We ordered from the prix fixe menu. My friend and I had the "Original Tasting" and her husband had the "Chef's Menu." I loved the wine pairing with each course. It eliminated the task... More 

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Fountain Valley, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Loving this place a lot. Though it was small but it was able to accommodate my family. We arrived just before the lunch crowd. The food was good for the price we paid. However, my wife ordered an English muffin and it didn't look or taste like English muffin. For my dish, it had too much biscuit in between. My... More 

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Stopped in for a quick bite and was surprised such great food at great prices will be coming here again!

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Additional Information about Old Vine Cafe

Address: 2937 Bristol St, Suite a-102, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Phone Number: 714-545-1411
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 60
Cuisine: European, Eclectic, Californian, Café

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