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Cafe Mozart

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31952 Camino Capistrano, Ste A1, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
+1 949-496-0212
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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  • 25
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Hans Understands!

It's not often that you find a good European/German restaurant anymore, and this accidental find, really hit all the right marks. The room itself is nice, comfortably quaint,at the backside of a complex and parking lot. (A bit mom-and-dad-ish,our teenager thought,but that's not a bad thing!) The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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Good for:
  • Romantic
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English first
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

It's not often that you find a good European/German restaurant anymore, and this accidental find, really hit all the right marks. The room itself is nice, comfortably quaint,at the backside of a complex and parking lot. (A bit mom-and-dad-ish,our teenager thought,but that's not a bad thing!) The service was attentive and warm, in spite of the fact that the waitress... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Intimate restaurant with excellent food. They always have unique items to try for the adventurous, like alligator or frog legs to name two. Great service well priced

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Great lunch with German and Austrian selections. My Beef Stroganoff was delicious with perfect seasonings and sour cream. My friend's Spaetzel was right on. The chocolate cake dessert was scrumptious, which rounded out a delightful meal. With their perfectly prepared selections, the homemade lemonade and the attentive service, we shall be back to this quaint, charming restaurant. If you are... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We recently hosted my mother-in-laws 80th birthday party at Café Mozart for 40 people. Hans and Carla were wonderful to work with and made sure everything was perfect for our guests and Mom...The wait staff were amazing and so very accommodating! To a person everyone enjoyed their meal immensely! We had cocktails out in the courtyard first and then moved... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We had lunch today on the patio of Cafe Mozart, the interior was lovely and great for a romantic dinner, but today was a picture perfect southern California day. Two of us had the duck salad and it was delicious. The Duck breast was cooked perfectly, a little red in the middle, warm and juicy on a salad of greens,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Just south of the mission in San Juan Capistrano, you will find Cafe Mozart. I think it is a husband & wife team that put this together. The salmon w/ lobster sauce, scalloped potatos was wonderful. My only complaint was the rather small portions. Desserts perfect.

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Irvine, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We had a nice, low-key lunch on the patio prior to a visit to the Mission. Service was good and sandwich and salad were tasty. The patio is a courtyard and you are well shaded from the sun.

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

If you would like to have a perfectly quiet, wonderfully civilized yet casual, and absolutely delicious meal, visit Café Mozart. Owner/Chef, Hans is an authentic Austrian whose food is so great, you will think you are in Europe. Everything he makes is homemade. The soups are always tasty, beyond tasty really. And the entrees are wonderful. Although I have not... More 

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Irvine, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Love the food. I have brought people over with different tastes and they have all found excellent food that worked for them.

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Coto de Caza, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This place has been around for a long time, but still has a consistent clientele who swear by the quality of the food. I was there for lunch recently and was encouraged to try their daily quiche which was veggie that day...it was excellent and not watery like some veggie quiches I have ordered. Our waiter was engaging and attentive... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe Mozart

Address: 31952 Camino Capistrano, Ste A1, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Phone Number: +1 949-496-0212
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 35
Cuisine: International, European, Central European

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 31952 Camino Capistrano, Ste A1, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-496-0212

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 35
  • Cuisine: International, European, Central European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?