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Cafe Mimosa

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


American, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Steel Cut Oats
Fresh berries, nuts, dried, fruits, honey and cinnamon, served cold
Fresh Fruit Plate
Seasonal fruit, yogurt, honey, cinnamon
Break Fast Sandwich
Scrambled eggs, ham, cheddar, house potatoes
Scramble Plate
House potatoes, choice of ham, bacon or sausage
Chorizo Scramble
Scrambled eggs, house-made chorizo, queso, fresco, scallions and house potatoes
Egg White Frittata
Mushrooms, spinach, tomato, swiss cheese and romesco, mixed greens
Croissant French Toast
Seasonal fruit, creme anglaise
Eggs Benedict
Traditional or florentine, paprika hollandaise, house potatoes
Steak and Eggs or Steak Frites
Seared steak, eggs and house potatoes or julienne frites
Mimosa Omelette
Cheddar, jack, ham, tomato, scallions, house potatoes
French Onion Sour
Fall Baby Greens
Mesclun greens, dried fruit, pepitas, red wine vinaigrette
Roasted Beet Salad
Arugula, goat‏ cheese, walnuts
Mimosa Salad
Baby greens, chicken, berries, almonds, bleu cheese, dried fruit, balsamic vinaigrette
House cured salmon, tomato salad, toasted bread, herb emulsion
Roasted Vegetable Panini
Portabella mushrooms, roasted red peppers, manchego, artichoke heart tapenade, mixed greens
Roasted Chicken Panini
White cheddar, roasted tomatoes, cilantro pesto, mixed greens
Applewood Smoked Bit
Boston lettuce, tomato, grainy mustard grainy mustard aioli, fries
Mimosa Burger
White cheddar, boston lettuce, tomato, grainy mustard aioli, fries
Bourg Panini
Beef bourguinon, mixed greens
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All reviews brunch eggs benedict french toast blt tartine duck side salad french atmosphere farmers market interesting menu nice patio love this place wine list visiting san clemente service was great small place worth the wait
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for breakfast on a Saturday morning to meet a friend driving up from San Diego (I drove from LA). Delightful atmosphere, very attentive service. The food was delicious. We both had mimosas--they have a long list of different juices to mix with champagne. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The eggs Benedict was delicious. However the french toast was even more delicious. As to prices, handcrafted recipes and preparation is always going to cost more and Cafe Mimosa delivers. If you enjoy and appreciate well done food absolutely go and enjoy. If you are...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank vcakron
Reviewed 13 February 2019

A wonderful experience and exceptional food. This is a favorite with locals but often is frequented by guests for local 5 star hotels. The coffee is flavorful, omelette to die for and oh the pastries.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank wcshepherd2
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

Sorry $19-$24 for eggs Benedicts is just too much. Nice place otherwise. French onion soup $9 will do

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Melanie69
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

Our food was amazing, service was great, and coffee was incredible. Overall we had a fantastic breakfast! Loved the croissant French toast!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Yoklowe
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Very nice and cozy place for your breakfast or lunch. Simple and carefully prepared dishes. Will certainly return.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank IngoG16
Reviewed 19 October 2018

This is great spot for breakfast. This is an upscale restaurant. The food is delightful and the portions are more than adequate. Service could not be better.

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Our friends from San Diego drove north and we drove south to meet in San Clemente for lunch. We know it is a pricey area but Cafe Mimosa had good reviews. The servers were friendly and we were able to park close by. The food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Travel_anyday2world
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The food here is unique and delicious but I would and have gone just for the croissants. The patio is very charming and this is one of the best places for brunch in San Clemente.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank scravendesign
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Good food a bit on the expensive side but good. Fast friendly service. Would go back. The staff care about their customers that’s something I always appreciate.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Searching4realfood
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Response from Antoine_Price | Property representative |
No we will not be open Christmas day. We leave that day for staff to be with their families Antoine
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