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Rockwell's Cafe and Bakery

17853 Santiago Blvd, Ste 109, Villa Park, CA 92861-4113
714-921-0622
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Ranked #2 of 4 restaurants in Villa Park
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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  • English first
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English first
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Came here for a friends get together. Nice rustic decor. Drinks were ok, they had a full bar. Regular cocktail prices. 10-14$. The lamb burger was amazing! The fries were fine. I would go again just for the lamb burger. I thought the service was poor. We waited a while before the server came to get our drink orders and... More

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Orange, California
Top Contributor
127 reviews 127 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We had not been since the change of owners, and went for dinner. They have made a number of changes to the building, obviously trying to create a bar clientele. The Cinco de Mayo margaritas were weak and too salty, the brussel sprouts appetizer was OK, and was the meatloaf and the duck pot pie. But each of the entrees... More

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Villa Park, California
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109 reviews 109 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

This is our local eatery and bar. It is a lot of fun...DJ's, Live Music, Friends, Delicious Drinks to name a few. Their appetizers are delicious. We celebrated New Year's there, dinner, dancing, etc. The Prime Rib dinner was excellent! They know how to throw a party...top notch!

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Orange, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Rockwell's had always been our go-to restaurant if we wanted a good meal, especially for lunch (breakfast was also served). However, the restaurant was sold about a year ago and has gone downhill since. Recently I ordered one of my favorite dishes there, a French dip. When it was served, the bread was dripping in so much oil that I... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013 via mobile

SERIOUSLY horrible. Gave it too many chances when it opened. Service was constantly bad. The food was OK and then bad. Not consistant. Was overcharged everytime. The owners have no service experience at all and don't seem to care. Myself and several friends did the same and all of us have not been back and NEVER will. Try "the catch'... More

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Newport Beach, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

I was charge 4 times on my credit card for a cake I didnt order. I waited on week after calling the General Manager Jamie several times and faxing him letters to call me. I ordered a princes cake and they gave me a movie star cake that was damage. I had no choice but to take it cause the... More

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Tustin
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66 reviews 66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Now open for dinner, Rockwell's has a wonderful menu. The chicken cordon-bleu with Dijon sauce was delicious. I am going back soon to have one of their entree salads. My only disappointment was that the wait staff was very indifferent. Did not refill water or beverage glasses. When we asked about dessert, after check had already been left on the... More

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L A
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61 reviews 61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We visited Rockwell Bakery upon a recommendation from a freind. The bakery was open late (actually the bar side of it) but even the bakery side was open to ten PM. We tried several of the cookies and pastries and were terribly disappointed none of the offerings were anything more that I might expect at a super market. The only... More

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Villa Park, California, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Neighborhood favorite. New owners with a bar and expansion well in progress. It is exciting to have a new version of an old favorite.

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Orange
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

I will NEVER order a custom cake from Rockwell's Cafe & Bakery again, nor would I ever recommend it to anyone. After frequenting the restaurant several times this past summer, I was always enticed by the custom cakes that were on display behind the counter. As my best friend's baby shower was a few weeks away, I began to inquire... More

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