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Sugar Shack Cafe

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213 1/2 Main St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5127
+1 714-536-0355
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (80 reviews)
“turkey dinner” (10 reviews)
“french toast” (28 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
213 1/2 Main St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5127
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If you guys ever have the opportunity to spend some days at the most famous surfing hotspot in California, Huntington Beach, you need to go and have breakfast at the Sugar Shack Café. It is probably one of the oldest places at main streat and...More

Thank René P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Large portions, laid back atmosphere, friendly staff. Sit outback under the tent, nice breeze. You won't be disappointed.

Thank JAckerly
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A good friend recommended this restaurant while visiting HB. Breakfast is served all day. (Always a plus) I ordered the Junior breakfast, portion side was perfect, however the bacon was burnt. (On my friend order also). Wait staff was ok.. they focus more on the...More

Thank Rachelle1515
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Sugar Shack on a recent business trip for breakfast. The food was good and the staff was friendly. It was nice to eat outside and close enough to the beach to smell the ocean air.

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family has been going to Sugar Shack forever. Food is reliable, prices reasonable and service prompt. Only criticism is the awning that covers the back patio which makes the dining area very dark.

Thank mdsaction
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I headed to HB for vacation and headed for the pier. Found a large group of people sitting outside and figured, it’s got to be good. We were not disappointed, good portion size, friendly waitress, reasonable prices and great atmosphere. Would go...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This great cafe is an integral part of the culture of Huntington Beach. The food is fine, not super but fine. Service is fine as well. Be sure to note that even tho the seating at the curb is always full, there is a back...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty to eat for breakfast n great for kids From eggs to pancakes all quite good and reasonable prices Very busy n be prepared to wait as most popular in downtown Huntington Beach Can share the dishes are large Good coffee n OJ

Thank henryunger2016
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Flew in the night before and the kids woke up starving. A quick search on TripAdvisor & saw some good reviews. Wife wanted IHOP but I prefer to try and support the smaller businesses. Wife and I had pancakes and the kids had an omelette...More

Thank justin_lo74
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Vibrant place with a strong local surf ambience and interior. Great staff and fresh food. Great place to start the day.

Thank Mattias E
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Response from tiffjimenez | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 AM - 8:00 PM
5:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 1/2 Main St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5127
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Huntington Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 714-536-0355
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