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1555 Adams Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-3814
(714) 556-1903
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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275 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Long salad bar, with many toppings,at least 5 different kinds of soups all good, 3 different pastas, baked potatoes, pizza bread, small muffins or mini cakes? Soft serve ice cream with chocolate topping, almost everything, but protein, or any meat if you'd like. I like it, my husband hates it.

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Thank Priscilla G
Portland, OR
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you've never been to Souplantation it is good for soup and salad. The service at this location was great and we had plenty of food while visiting with family.

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Thank mrlabelman
Voorhees, New Jersey, United States
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Great soup, salads. Overall they have a great spread of unlimited food! Please go on an empty stomach to do justice the variety of food catered!

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Thank Lakshmi M
brenagain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We love the fresh veggies and salads. My daughter loves this place because they have great breads, macaroni and cheese and dessert. This is a chain so the food is the same everywhere but we do come here often. This location is clean enough and it's healthy.

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Thank brenagain
Glen Allen, Virginia
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79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

The soup selection and choice of add-ons to make the salad of your choice gives you a wide variety of items to personalize your meal. If you're a senior, they offer a senior discount. This is a good alternative to sitting at a typical fast food restaurant.

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Thank MusicMan42
Lithia Springs, Georgia
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73 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

I've been going to this particular restaurant in Costa Mesa for quite a few years until I moved to Georgia. Now I have to wait until I have to make a trip to Orange County to go there. They do have a "sister" restaurant called Sweet Tomatoes here in Georgia, but it certainly isn't the same, either in food selection... More 

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Thank jim30122
NorCal Foothills
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

Had a recent opportunity to visit this establishment after moving away 15 years ago. They were running an 'Asian Month' promotion where mixed salad selections, dressings and soup offerings were heavily Asian influenced. The infrastructure is differently looking tired, especially the closed in patio section. This location is showing it's age. The plates and bowls were new red color and... More 

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Thank Roadking51
Huntington Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

I usually visit this soup plantation a few times a month with family, I like the selection of salads and soups they offer along with the different types of muffins and breads.

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Thank Michael M
So Cal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I first ate at this location in 99 while a student at a nearby big university...since then, there's one closer to campus, but this one is still solid and now updated with all the current SP's and ST's in the country...great to bring a friend from out of town and enjoy the healthy stuff.

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Thank d l
La Quinta, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Food always fresh and plentiful Good assortment Nice wait staff very friendly We had a child and she made a mess and they were very understanding

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Thank Sheela H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Healthy, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1555 Adams Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-3814
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: (714) 556-1903

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