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Antoine's Cafe

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218 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4045
949-492-1763
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6:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue 6:30 am - 3:30 am
Wed - Mon 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch

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  • 46
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best breakfast in San,clemente

Thee best breakfast place in San clemente. Be prepared to wait unless you get lucky and grab a spot at the counter. Ladies that work there are super friendly! Food is always great! And,the nutella strawberry crepes....to die for!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2015
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CA
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

Thee best breakfast place in San clemente. Be prepared to wait unless you get lucky and grab a spot at the counter. Ladies that work there are super friendly! Food is always great! And,the nutella strawberry crepes....to die for!

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Orange County, Ca.
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This is a totally casual sidewalk café, teeny-tiny, and the outside seating is literally in a space or two in the parking lot. Along the side of the street. It soooo doesn't matter though! Eat inside or outside and you'll enjoy great food and special coffee. Awesome coffee. Not watery, weak, charbucky coffee, but real, flavorful, perfectly roasted and brewed... More 

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Eagan, Minnesota
Top Contributor
189 reviews 189 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Delicious and large portions. I had the chorizo scramble served with corn tortillas _ so good I barely touched the hash browns. Husband had delicious pancakes. Fast service too - didn't wait at all 9 am on Saturday morning

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Shaken not Stirred!
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82 reviews 82 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Nice cozy restaurant, with good selection of homemade options, great coffee selection! Expect a wait w/o reservations. This place gets busy quick...

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Palm Springs, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Happening cafe with really good food. Popular with the locals. There is a surfing theme to the decor. The cafe is clean and attractive. A very busy place.

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San Clemente, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

French American Food A+ Cafe Menu! Speciality daily coffees great for breakfast and fantastic salads , soups and omelettes

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Wheat Ridge, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Family-like environment. Very welcoming with excellent breakfast and lunch. Reasonably priced. We went there everyday. Highly recommend.

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed this place for breakfast. Large portions and so yummy. Omelet was great and hash browns were the best. My friend had a croissant breakfast sandwich which she said was great as well. Close to shops to walk it all off!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Antoine's is a place where the locals go for consistently good food with a very friendly staff. This is a favorite of ours.

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San Clemente
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a great place for brunch. Be prepared to wait for awhile, but it is worth the wait. The food and coffee drinks are among the bet in town. The food has a french flair and always delicious.

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Restaurant Details

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: 949-492-1763

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 18
  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Vegetarian, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 3:30 am
Wednesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm

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