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Cafe Lafayette

330 Main St, Ste F, Seal Beach, CA 90740
562-598-9566
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Ranked #20 of 80 Restaurants in Seal Beach
Price range: $10 - $30
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: Cafe Lafayette is conveniently located at 330-F Main Street in Seal Beach California, surrounded by a variety of local retail stores and the beautiful Seal Beach ambiance. Please join us for a quick but classic meal in an inviting and upscale environment only at Cafe Lafayette! Delicious food and fabulous service is what you can expect from Cafe Lafayette. Our quaint dining area with wonderful classic decor is open for Breakfast, lunch, and dinner... so you can't go wrong!! Our service is friendly and professional and our menu has a variety of dishes to choose from to please everyone in your family! Join us at Cafe Lafayette today, we look forward to seeing you here!
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English first
Columbia, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Try the sushi grade Ahi Tuna on a salad or as an entree. All of the food was excellent, the wine was especially good quality, and everything is reasonably priced. You can't go wrong with Cafe Lafayette for lunch or dinner. A classy restaurant with great service and outstanding food.

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Seal Beach, California
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120 reviews 120 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We stop here frequently for breakfast, occasionally for dinner, as it is in our neighborhood. They have a good selection of choices on their menu. The service is excellent.

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Long Beach, California
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218 reviews 218 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
550 helpful votes 550 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This little French Café has some wonderful food and wine. They have an Italian Sparkling for only $7.00 that I like to start with. Pair this with the Eggplant Chips and you will be happy! My favorite soup is their Lemon Chicken. This Café reminds me of the places I go to in the Wine Country. The owner is Steve... More 

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Corona, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

My wife and I went to Cafe Lafayette for a quick lunch and when we walked in we found a very pleasant and cozy "upscale looking" restaurant. We ordered the Calamari Fritti and it came with what tasted like a home made marinara sauce, very good. I ordered the Salmon Panini and my wife had the California Wrap. Both were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

My husband and I tried this out with a groupon last night and it was wonderful. We will definitely be back. It was very busy, but the staff (of 2) was very friendly and attentive....and the food was out of bounds.

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Seal Beach, California
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120 reviews 120 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

We meet with friends here frequently, for Sunday brunch. Good food, great service and a friendly neighborhood atmosphere.

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Newport Beach
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We went there for breakfast and had the Chilaquiles, Lafayette omlette, and the fresh squeezed orange juice (which was not fresh squeezed at the restaurant - the waitress told us that it says fresh squeezed on the container). The dishes were good (above average) and the service was slow like mentioned in other posts. I would consider going there again... More 

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Southern California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My friend invited me to join her for breakfast as she had a Groupon. We both enjoyed our meals tremendously. We ordered omelets which were delicious. I like that you can have fresh fruit without an extra charge. I would return with or without a Groupon.

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Long Beach, CA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

We purchased a Groupon for $40 that gave us 2 soups or salads, 2 entrees, 1 dessert, and 1 bottle of wine. My husband had the salad and I had the lentil soup. Both were delicious! The lentil soup reminded me of home (Germany). For the entrees, we ordered the salmon and the lasagna. Both were excellent! My husband is... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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298 reviews 298 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
232 helpful votes 232 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

When I purchased the Groupon offer for four I had forgotten our group had previously visited this restaurant but for breakfast. We had made last minutes plans to get together and when we found all of our go-to breakfast places full, we had defaulted to this little place instead. Having read the TripAdvisor reviews and seen the pictures before we... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe Lafayette

Address: 330 Main St, Ste F, Seal Beach, CA 90740
Phone Number: 562-598-9566
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Seal Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 2:30 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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: American

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