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$$$$American, ,
211 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4714
+1 949-361-2079
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Wine Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
211 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4714
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were in San Clemente for one night and luckily heard about a great little spot called the Vine. We didn't have reservations, so we hoped to grab a spot at the bar. When we found the bar full, the manager/host quickly...More

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome restaurant. Food and service excellent. Nice crowd and great ambience. Will definitely be back next time I am in Orange County.

Thank rdjhd13
Reviewed 11 April 2018

This place is amazing! It's busy - so be prepared, but totally worth the wait! Amazing hand crafted cocktails, chef's special menu daily, and they grow a TON of their own produce right there behind the restaurant!!! AGREED about the burger from ashebroe - I...More

Thank Creecy U
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Vine is the sister restaurant to Ironwood, sharing similar menu items and very high quality of food, service and experience. We started with the Duck Wings which are really meaty and crispy Duck legs in a sweet/slightly spicy sauce. We adore these! We then ordered...More

1  Thank WorthHaving
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent food for a special occasion, but expect to spend a mint. Very cozy and quaint interior. No ocean view. On El Camino Real - very busy street. Knocked off a star due to location, but food is superior.

Thank Denise Z
Reviewed 3 March 2018

While this is an excellent wine bar with a massive wine menu, my wife and I had just polished off a bottle in our nearby hotel room and were very hungry and did not feel like paying restaurant prices for wine, but from what I...More

Thank ashebroe
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Went to vine with Family and friends. Service great great food. Of course I had to have the burger and fries

Thank tribecatimtelles
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Much more of a singles bar scene after work. Dining room crowded with professional wait staff. Not my favorite place to take my grandmother (94). Food was ok ,so many other choices in SC makes it hard to go back. Good young professional crowd. Well...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We ate here for dinner to celebrate my mom's 60th birthday. The atmosphere is a great mix of upscale dining and local flavor--making this a super comfortable place for a wide customer base. The food was absolutely delicious! All of the dishes that we ate...More

Thank ExploreAZcouple
Reviewed 18 December 2017

A couple of friends and I met here on a Thursday night. For Southern California it's very good. I'm spoiled by having lived in NorCal for 15 years, I guess. Service was fantastic. It's a quaint place (which of course means small) but we were...More

Thank knikkki
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Shane C
11 February 2018|
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Response from Jill F | Reviewed this property |
It is not kid friendly.
10 August 2016|
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Response from FromPlaya | Reviewed this property |
Same here … never felt rushed, even during prime time on a Friday evening. But I would agree, at a minimum, a heads up should be given when being seated (or sooner if possible) that things were overbooked, but being asked... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
American, Wine Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4714
    (Del Mar Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-361-2079
VINE is an all-encompassing Wine Country dining experience, featuring a Wine Bar, Open Kitchen, and a Semi-Private Dining table in our Wine Room. It offers South Orange County residents a fine dining night out with a complete food and wine experience. VINE is a Wine Country Cuisine influenced by the Napa Valley and other wine producing regions. Our menu features exceptionally fresh & seasonal ingredients of the highest quality prepared daily from scratch. Menu selections include noteworthy meats, flavorful seafood, handpicked produce from our garden, and diverse beverage selections ranging from 8 craft beers on tap, signature craft cocktails, and over 25 worldwide wine selections by the glass.
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