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OC Tavern

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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2369 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-3256
(949) 542-8877
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Open now
All hours
Sun 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wed - Thu 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 2:00 am
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San Diego, California
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place off the freeway and close to the Hampton Inn if you happen to be staying there. I was able to walk to this place for a bite to eat. It was a great local spot with a great atmosphere and food.

Thank mxtvl2011
Menifee, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Got there early, food was great. Staff was extremely accommodating. Our waitress was a sweetheart. Saw Keith Harkin that night. ( He was great, as always ). Have been to OC Tavern before, will not hesitate to return. Thank you

Thank mamawmel1951
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate late night dinner here. Family had Cobb salad and Turkey burgers. Typical bar food. Fast, friendly service. Reasonably priced. Loud bar atmosphere. Multiple sports televisions.

Thank greenwhite7
Chula Vista, California
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161 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Really nice restaurant very close to freeway exits. The menu has a large selection of foods. We had lunch that was very good especially the clam chowder soup. The service was great and very prompt.

Thank ABF49ER
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

If you haven't been to OC Tavern it's AMAZING!! The pizza is outrageous and, my family is from New York. If u like sports and great food OC tavern is the place for you!!

Thank Lax K
East Northport, New York
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We are New Yorkers through and through and pride ourselves on knowing good pizza...the OC Taverns pizza was "off the hook" even for our standards. The nachos, burgers and salads were equally as awesome! Thx for a great experience we will for sure be back!

Thank melreiter
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47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

This is your typical local sports bar. Service was very good, plenty of tv's to watch. What they do do that is not typical is serve large portions, be prepared to get stuffed. You definitely get your moneys worth at this place. This place has lots of seating as well.

Thank pitter22
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

Was convinced by the server to get the pizza, when they found out I was originally from back east. Pleasantly surprised and will be back! Very authentic approach and not even a pizza place! But they have the best pizza in San Clemente for certain!

Thank Cole C
Sydney, Australia
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216 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2015

We had a very good meal here while staying overnight at Hampton Suites nearby. The service was friendly and the meals big and reasonably prices.

Thank emdeme
Los Angeles
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161 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2015

Tasty pizza, well made fried ravioli, the most watered down soft drink I think I've ever had. Their burrito was MASSIVE but, sadly, didn't taste as good as it looked. Lots of TV's and noise but it's a friendly multi-roomed place with a stage that's probably in great use over the weekend evenings. I liked our waiter and, in fact,... More 

Thank JesseLosAngeles

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2369 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-3256
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: (949) 542-8877

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