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31781 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
949-496-7829
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Price range: $5 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Diner
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating

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Muskegon, Michigan
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We had lunch here after visiting the mission on a recommendation from a mailman. They have a vast menu with Mexican and American food. My wife had Irish loaded potatoes and my friends and I had burgers. The food was very good and more then you could eat for a good price!!

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Very good breakfast as well as Burgers. Electric trains entertain kids. Inside and out dining. Good value and location.

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california
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107 reviews 107 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Dined on outdoor patio overlooking historic Mission San Juan Capistrano, the Turkey Burger was a healthy option after the holidays. It comes with guacamole, optional jalapenos, and was delicious, best I have ever had anywhere. Family friendly, kids menu, indoor seating, patio heaters. Near the movie theater and one block from Mission entrance, train station, and across from antique mall.... More 

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Sun City West, Arizona
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487 reviews 487 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
276 helpful votes 276 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Convenient to stop in before or after a visit to the Mission. Great roof-top patio. Lots of choices on the menu. All 4 of us chose different items and were pleased. Friendly service.

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Santa Ana, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We love Ruby's anywhere, but it was really fun to take the train from Santa Ana, walk around San Juan for a few hours and then get a yummy burger and fries! Ruby's always a good down home burger and shake!!!

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Dubuque, Iowa
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143 reviews 143 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My family stopped at Ruby's while visiting Mission San Juan Capistrano just up the street for a late lunch. This was my first time in a Ruby's and I was impressed. I thoroughly enjoyed one of the seasonal 1/2 lb burgers, "The Cobb", and it was amazing for a fast-food diner burger. The description makes my mouth water thinking about... More 

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San Clemente, CA
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We used to like going to Rubys with kids. This is still a great place for kids but SJC Rubys added a upstairs dining area that deviates from the neon, fluorescent ambiance of the regular dining area. Separate menu and is a great place to go on a nice evening. Prices are good and there is a great bar outside... More 

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San Diego
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We've eaten at other Ruby's restaurants in southern cal and know the food is typical diner food. I wouldn't have chosen it, but I was with my kids and they opted for a familiar restaurant for lunch. We sat inside to enjoy some air conditioning after being outside in the sun at the Mission for a couple hours. The noise... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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51 reviews 51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We came to San Juan Capistrano to tour the Inn and grounds. However, we thought we would grab a bite to eat before what turned out to be an almost two hour walk through the gardens and ruins of the initial edifice. Just across the street were three or four restaurants and Ruby's with its upstairs deck and inside seating... More 

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Alpine, California, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We love to go to Rubies when we're in S.J. Capistrano because they make generous sundaes, real ice cream shakes and malts, custom flavored colas and fairly priced varieties of burgers. We go at less busy times so service has been wonderful. I enjoy their Ruby's bowl of chili with cheese and onions-meaty with no beans and very filling. Add... More 

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Additional Information about Ruby's San Juan

Address: 31781 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Phone Number: 949-496-7829
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
Cuisine: Diner

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