We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cafe Jardin

Is this your business?
Sherman Gardens, 2647 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625
+1 949-673-0033
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (17 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Cafe, French, American
$$ - $$$
Sherman Gardens, 2647 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625
Write a Review
Reviews (32)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My retirement group made lunch reservations here after our Sherman Library & Gardens tour. This was mostly for the convenience. What a lovely surprise. The food is wonderful. There were six of us that day. It's a small menu of excellent dishes. They have a...More

Thank MaryLouise H
Reviewed May 6, 2017

Put this on your BUCKET list !! What a pleasant ZEN environment to have Lunch and Brunch with outstanding food, (but kinda suited for ladies' tea get togethers).

Thank Ron Y
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Inside Sherman Gardens....requires $5 entrance fee per adult. Nice patio with very nice garden views. Inside very cosy fire place. The food and service was very good.

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I took my wife there for lunch and enjoyed it very much. The restaurant only opens for lunch and it is located inside Sherman Library and Gardens. Non-members are charged $5 to be admitted into the Gardens. The setting is quite idyllic with a view...More

Thank pwkl
Reviewed November 28, 2016

This is a very nice outdoor venue for lunch with accommodating wait staff. The food was very good. We ordered the pork belly, crab cakes, quiche and soup, all of which were delicious. Highly recommend for atmosphere, service and food!

Thank SymnCwl
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Café Jardin, within the Sherman Gardens, is open Monday – Friday from 11:00-2:00 for lunch. Note that you must pay the $5 entrance fee to the gardens even if you are just coming for the lunch. Our group of 5 sat on the outdoor patio...More

Thank fro2
Reviewed November 12, 2016

My wife and I had lunch yesterday at the cafe. The setting is excellent in the patio overlooking the gardens. We had the mushroom soup to start which was excellent. She then had the beet salad and I had the crab cake. Both were tasty...More

Thank Jerry T
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Had lunch here prior to touring the Sherman Gardens where the cafe is located. The menu was short but offered good variety--we tried trout, grilled octopus and grilled chicken over salad. All the food was very good, including hot fresh bread. Menu items a little...More

Thank seniortraveler12
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Cafe Jardin is a beautiful outdoor cafe located in Sherman Library and Garden in Corona Del Mar. You have to pay admission to the garden to go to the cafe, but it is totally worth it. Take a stroll, eat a delicious lunch in a...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed June 18, 2016

The cafe at Sherman Gardens serves lunch on the patio. The service is very good, the scenery delightful. We enjoyed the Baked Beet salad, the nut bread, and the mushroom soup. The Flourless Chocolate Cake with Expresso Sauce and Classic Lemon Tart with Berry Sauce...More

Thank Heather P
Nearby Restaurants
Panini Cafe
95 reviews
.18 miles away
91 reviews
.21 miles away
Bamboo Bistro
71 reviews
.07 miles away
Bungalow Restaurant
104 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Sherman Library & Gardens
175 reviews
.02 miles away
Newport Beach
1,044 reviews
.51 miles away
Corona Del Mar State Beach
173 reviews
.52 miles away
Little Corona Beach
83 reviews
.73 miles away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can you accommodate a group of 25 people? What is price range of fixed price lunch?
March 29, 2015|
Response from Meg G | Reviewed this property |
Sherman Gardens, in which Cafe Jardin is located, hosts weddings and other catered and group events (such as chamber music). I am sure they can accomodate 25 people, but I can't answer your question about the possible price... More
any vegan options for Saturday afternoon lunch?
February 12, 2015|
Response from Meg G | Reviewed this property |
The menu for Sunday brunch is probably your best bet.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sherman Gardens, 2647 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625
    (PCH and MacArthur)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach  >  Corona del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 949-673-0033
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing