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1000B E Bastanchury Rd, Fullerton, CA 92835-2782
+1 714-529-4100
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07:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 06:30 - 15:00
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florida
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235 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the pancake with strawberries and whipped cream. It was enormous and delicious. The bacon I ordered was also excellent. The service was attentive and friendly. All in all a great breakfast spot.

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Orange, California
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134 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We got to the restaurant about 8am on a drizzly Saturday morning. Walked right in and got a table. It's a small place with only about 20 tables of 2-4 seats. Four or five tables had guests when we arrived. The restaurant is in a strip center with plenty of parking. Very unassuming outside as well as inside. Diner like... More 

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San Dimas, California
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177 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Always a good choice for a yummy breakfast, but their lunch fare is good as well. Their fried chicken sandwich is sooo good. Their OC baking company fresh bread used is the perfect choice to seal the deal on this sandwich! Servers always friendly and polite. Only open till 2p during the week and 230p on the weekends. Healthy choices... More 

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Thank RxVacation
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff. Quick and delicious breakfast. My husband had the Frank Benedict.. Smoked Salmon, egg, and spinach over a portobello mushroom

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Thank Tiana H
Diamond Bar, California
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

Came on a Saturday around 10AM and was seated in around 25 minutes. We couldn't decide between some items, so we got all three! We got the Duck Hash, the Chorizo omelette, and the pork belly eggs benedict. The duck hash was delicious, as well as the eggs Benedict. However I thought the chorizo omelette was a bit too salty... More 

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Fullerton, California
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90 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

A group of six from work helped our boss celebrate an anniversary: color us happy and well fed. We each ordered something different and from great coffee to creative Benedicts to pancake-palloza we enjoyed lingering, laughing and friendly attentive service. A great spot to relax and enjoy.

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Thank JenniKey
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121 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast on a Monday morning. The tables were not very clean. The service was not attentive. The food was just OK. Other people had great things on their plates so maybe I just ordered wrong. Single stall bathroom was adequate.

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Thank Missmonicab
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

The menu is extensive and Hardy. Good clean food. Chairs are a little uncomfortable. Wish they had a coffee bar. But for Fullerton this is pretty good

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Thank Audrey S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

We went there on Sunday, line was long but they can text you when table is ready, it took 10 mins for waiting. Food is good, stuff is great too. Portion is kind of big though. Benedict egg must try!

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Thank ivanngn
Corona del Mar, California
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

I have been a frequent customer of Early Bird since it opened a couple years ago. I love their version of a BLT (with tomato chutney instead of a slice, and delicious thick cut bacon) and their dutch waffle (crispy thinner waffle usually served with a delicious blue berry topping). They also usually have fun and delicious specials. The wait... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000B E Bastanchury Rd, Fullerton, CA 92835-2782
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fullerton
  • Phone Number: +1 714-529-4100

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