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Cat & The Custard Cup

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800 E Whittier Blvd, La Habra, CA 90631-3933
562-694-3812
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5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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La Habra, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Cat is truly a special find. It is located in a small strip mall in La Habra, and my wife had found it 18 years ago or more. We have since been back at least 3-4 times a year, and it NEVER disappoints. The Cat is a higher end restaurant, with a varied selection of food. The appetizer list... More 

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Thank dben99
Brea, California
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Went here again to celebrate an anniversary, had high expectations and was delighted to have them met and surpassed. Started with prosciutto-wrapped shrimp, cooked to perfection and wonderful sauces along with sweet mini-bites of pineapple. Their small but well thought out wine by the glass included Domaine Carneros Brut, which was terrific. I enjoyed a Grenache from Paso Robles which... More 

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Thank Steve P
Fullerton, California
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I've been going to the Cat for many years and was apprehensive when they summarily dispensed with the cat themes and somewhat restructured the menu. However, I was pleasantly surprised to see the food was as good as ever and the overall ambiance still pleasing, still resembling a UK pub. Booths are the most comfortable whether on the main floor... More 

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Thank Joe P
La Habra, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Cat and the custard cup has always been a wonderful restaurant. Great food. High class. This is a great place to take a date. The food is amazing.

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1 Thank Terry J
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I think this is the best restaurant in town. Food is great and cozy ambience. And powerful drinks to boot! Always consistent in food and service.

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Thank mel0dyl2014
Riverside, California
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Nice quaint place to have your afternoon tea and sandwiches. The food was not bad but I felt it was a bit pricey. I have only been there once and not sure if I will go back.

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Thank twogirlsandaboy
Carcassonne, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

I met up with a former work colleague, an annual event. We had become disillusioned with 'Pretty Food ' at an exaggerated price. . We agreed to give this pub a try. A little out of the way but not the back and beyond. Clean surroundings and a friendly welcome. We had made a booking and our table was indicated... More 

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Thank mclaren007
La Habra, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Love this charming restaurant in North Orange County. Old English atmosphere. Wonderful food and great drink selections.

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Thank Roberta G
Buena Park, California
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Great restaurant, great atmosphere, people are super nice, food is really good! what more can you ask for?! definitely would recommend. PS there is parking in the back. The small lot in front tends to be full.

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Thank Blake H
La Habra, California
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

An impromtu stop in Sunday evening after a visit to the Chimaya Art Gallery. Didn't want to have a full on meal...so, my wife and I settled for somthing light in the cozy bar area; Started with drinks; Ol' Fashion and Cosmopolitan, followed with a Lobster Bisque and Wedge salad with freshly baked bread pared with Pinot Grigio and Sauvignon... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $50
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 E Whittier Blvd, La Habra, CA 90631-3933
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  La Habra
  • Phone Number: 562-694-3812
Description
Eclectic california cuisine/happy hour/onsite retail wine shop/hidden gem/must try

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