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Ramos House Cafe

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American, Southwestern, Cajun & Creole, Cafe
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31752 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3114
949-443-1342
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8:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have eaten both lunch and brunch at the Ramos House Cafe several times and it never disappoints! The food is always terrific and the setting is quirky and fun, with trains going by at regular intervals and comfy blankets when it gets chilly. The menu items are both unique and consistently delicious. I highly recommend Ramos House to anyone... More 

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Thank Darcypatch
San Juan Capistrano, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As is always the case, John did not disappoint. We had an outstanding "Breakfast Reunion" with friends from Carmel & Temecula who came home for a special event. The Villa up the street is also unbelievable for special events ! We celebrated our 35th there last December. So nice to have these located in your home town.

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Thank Craig E
Los Angeles, California
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ramos House Cafe offers up a truly unique and eclectic menu, with something for everyone. We started with a fresh berry shortcake small plate, which melted in your mouth with incredible blend of flavor. I highly recommend the crab cake salad although everything ordered at our table was delicious. The bacon scramble, which is stacked on tater tots was a... More 

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Clovis, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I saw a especial at PBS about the place and always wanted to go. One summer finally made and I was not disappointed. Please make sure that you go hungry as this place has a very savory plates! the atmosphere was casual with a modern vibe. The Amtrak train pass by but it complements the appeal of the place. The... More 

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful food! Great location! The Ramos House Cafe is in charming historic San Juan Capistrano. The owner makes all his own creations and your senses will be delighted!

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Thank nursenelson1
Port Hueneme, California
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time at this cafe! (The building dates back to 1881.) The food was excellent and the atmosphere was fantastic! The apple beignets is wonderful. It's fun to stroll down the little street where this place is located and go into all the shops. It's also close to the Mission San Juan Capistrano, if you would like to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and atmosphere Feels like you've stepped into another zone almost Disney like Love when the train passes by, adds to the ambiance

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Thank VJSBJ
San Juan Capistrano, California
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87 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

The food here is insane! The crab hash and apple beignets are my favorite! Don't miss the bloody may which is like a salad on its own. Great outdoor atmosphere! Very friendly staff as well!

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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21 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Prices are good, this is a very unique location and bill of fare. They seems to attract some very nice people

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San Diego, California
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We have been to Ramos house on several occasions. The food is always good and the service is friendly and Fantastic. It's a great place to enjoy eating outdoors while experiencing a unique meal. We live in San Diego and will plan trips North - Ramos House is usually part of the plan.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $18
Cuisine
American, Southwestern, Cajun & Creole, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31752 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3114
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: 949-443-1342

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