We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 422 Costa Mesa Restaurants

Gypsy Den

2930 Bristol St Ste B102, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 549-7012
Improve this listing
Write a Review

31 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Comfortable relaxing environment with really nice lunch choices, freshly prepared, and great tasting ... the Chicken pot pie and Greek Salad were wonderful

Was this review helpful? Yes
Long Beach, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food here is very fresh and super delicious. Outside patio seating is to die for... Very trendy little place that offers homemade tortilla chips and lentil soup. Perfect for friends or business...

Was this review helpful? Yes
Anaheim, California
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Average at best is all I can say, other than I'm disappointed it wasn't what I'm used to at the Anaheim location that I've been to several times. The location inside "The Lab" (a group of hipster businesses) is a great fit. The service was a bit slow. 3 of 4 of us had chips with our meals & we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tustin, California
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Came here on a work lunch with our company's vice president and a potential business partner yesterday, and was pleasantly surprised by this little hide away! This coffee shop/lunch place/bakery is located in "The Lab," which is basically a hipster plaza of shops and restaurants in the middle of Costa Mesa. The area use to be the location of a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Top Contributor
151 reviews 151 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

A business friend heard from her daughter who lives in the area about this funky little place. We stopped for breakfast. The coffee was strong and good and we each had the hoarder egg dish along with fruit and toast. The food was really good, and our server, Jillian, was as attentive and nice as she could be. I'd stop... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fullerton, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

I used to think the gypsy den was so cool when I was in college. It has a funky, boho vibe with lots of fun coffee and tea drinks. Now that I have a more discerning palate, I'm not a fan. Their vegan options are not tasty in my opinion and are not healthy. They were very heavy. I like... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Diego
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

I'd heard great things about Gypsy Den, so I was eager to go. The decor is cute and the waitress was very nice and efficient. The food wasn't anything amazing, though. There were several vegetarian options, which was great, but nothing really earthshattering. I'll try it again, though.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Orange County, CA
Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

OK, so I might be a bit biased as I am not your typical trendy health food/organic/vegetarian OC girl. I came here for a quick meeting with a few people so it was not my choice, but I had always wondered what they were about so I was happy to try it. The menu is quite small for someone who... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nashville, Tennessee
Top Contributor
116 reviews 116 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Gypsy Den is a cool and funky little cafe I absolutely love. When I go there it's always been for a hot cuppa tea and dessert. Their creme brulee is so good! It has a very relaxing atmosphere, perfect to kick back and read a book or have coffee with a friend, not to mention a very friendly staff. I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Costa Mesa, CA
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Casual eatery with polite service. Favorite dishes are the black bean burger on a pretzel bun and the Vegan Chipotle Chicken.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Gypsy Den also viewed

Costa Mesa, Orange County
Costa Mesa, Orange County
Costa Mesa, Orange County

Been to Gypsy Den? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Do you own or manage Gypsy Den?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing