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Hapa J's

$$ - $$$American, ,
2016 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-3248
+1 949-276-6657
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (36 reviews)
“taco” (26 reviews)
“pulled pork” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2016 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-3248
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21 - 30 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 24 February 2017

Must try - delicious flavorful food reflective of the Islands. Relaxed atmosphere, great service, great for family dining

Thank ppajer2017
Reviewed 22 February 2017

had a wonderful dinner! Was looking at the items coming out to other tables. We ended up having Poke Bowls. Must have been a half pound of Tuna, scoop of brown rice, scoop of macaroni salad, seaweed salad, and green salad. It was just amazing!...More

Thank kathleens924
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on a round trip from SD to LA. We love mix plate style restaurants and frequent them while in Hawaii. As such we have had a chance to try many. I rank this high on my list as it has an extensive...More

Thank agg2011
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This local spot has great Hawaiian food and customer service to match. We are always happy to recommend it to all the visitors to our retail store "HeavyTshirts" and have heard good reviews from them as well. We go here as often as possible for...More

Thank MDurkee
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The food was fresh, delicious, quick and huge portions. My husband had the Kalbi ribs and I had the ahi tacos. Both were as good as they could get. Perfectly seasoned and served with a smile!

Thank Calbeachlady
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed dinner with my family on Friday night. The food was amazing...only problem was picking something as the menu is full of options for everyone. My kids loved their food leaving nothing on their plate (a rare occasion). The pork plate (can't remember the...More

Thank Chaps W
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Hapa J's is different... Great poke and signature Hawaiian dishes. Great happy hour prices that extend all day and some... for days! Definitely a place not to miss!!

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I had no expectations when coming here for my bachelor party. We started off here, and had some drinks and some food. The portions are sizable. The quality of the flavors are incredible. Kudos to the chef and the menu. If you are passing through...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We have been there at Happy hour and non Happy hour, busy all the time. Get there early if you don't have a reservation. The Kalua nachos are amazing, enough for a crowd!! Poke tacos were super fresh and good and the coconut shrimp was...More

Thank Michele1lSC
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in to grab lunch to go to beach! Bowls, ahi tacos and salads were spectacular! Service from cute bartender was awesome! Great find! Very Hawaiian local with pan Asian twist! Don't miss!!!

Thank Valerie B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2016 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-3248
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-276-6657
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