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Cappy's Cafe

5930 W Coast Hwy, Ca, Newport Beach, CA 92663-2009
+1 949-646-4202
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (11 reviews)
“home fries” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5930 W Coast Hwy, Ca, Newport Beach, CA 92663-2009
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

3 words for you - Corned Beef Omelet. That is all. No really though, the food is fabulous. I recommend that omelet and their pancakes. Good Lawd those things melt in your mouth. They have plenty of seating, both indoor and out, however that place...More

Thank AshleyMessner
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Cappy’s is an institution in Newport Beach. Locals LOVE the place. That said the reality is the food is alright but not great or not awful. It is just an American breakfast place. It will fill you up for a reasonable price.

Thank Rich S
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I live locally, and this is my go to spot for breakfast, the food is great! The portions are large! And the servers are all very friendly and welcoming, as well as provide great service.

Thank AVH1313
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

If you are not from states and always dreamt about breakfast in American style...this is the place. Loads of options for omelette and eggs. Portions are big and you can pick extras. On weekends hard to get in. Prices are cheap. My favorite was California...More

Thank Slotinsh
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I wonder if this place has changed management since last year? Drove down from LAX to enjoy breakfast and some good coffee. Sadly they changed their coffee from Peet"s to something so weak it tasted like brown hot water. The food is still good but...More

Thank Sapo59
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Not a fancy place but the food was great. The best hollandaise sauce I have ever had and the eggs were cooked perfect. My sister ordered her omlette well done, (yuck) but she got hers just the way she likes hers too. The owner came...More

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Cappy's is a 'must' visit breakfast/lunch (and sometimes dinner) while in the Newport Beach area. The menu selections are boutinful and the preparations are wonderfully delicious. The customer service and speed of service is outstanding. Management adds a personal touch by assuring customer satisfaction with...More

Thank E D
David D, Owner at Cappy's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you for such a kind and gratifying review. We try really hard at Cappy's to deliver great food with great service, so it's always so wonderful to receive positive feedback that we did it! We know we don't do everything right, but we always...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Next to Channel Inn, it is a good place for breakfast especially. Big portions and lots of choices. It is only 2 blocks from a great beach so a good place for take-out as well.

Thank seniortravelbug
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I used to eat at Cappy's a lot in the late 80's and early 90's but I hadn't been there in perhaps 20 years until stopping in this morning for breakfast. It has changed but not in a bad way. In the old days it...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is a very funky local restaurant! Decor has been recently updated. It is clean and unique in it's decor. Great, prompt and courteous service. Food was better than usual breakfast place with very reasonable prices. Very local crowd, which leads to some interesting conversations!

Thank gdr23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5930 W Coast Hwy, Ca, Newport Beach, CA 92663-2009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-646-4202
  • E-mail
Cappy's Cafe has been a Newport Beach tradition since 1957 and is a strong favorite of locals, tourists and the famous - athletes, music and movie stars. Cappy's is open 365 days a year for breakfast and lunch as well as Wednesday evenings for dinner. Cappy's is known for serving huge portions of great food at fair prices, all driven by truly great customer service! Join us for some great food and hospitality. We'd love to see you! The Cappy's Team
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