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Ramos House Cafe

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31752 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3114
+1 949-443-1342
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08:30 - 15:00
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Tue - Sun 08:30 - 15:00
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California
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154 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Atmosphere is incredibly charming. Every inch of Ramos House is Instagram worthy. Service was excellent. Saturday brunch was delicious (beignets and bacon scramble with rocket & apple fried potatoes; biscuit and iced tea) and worth every penny. My only wish is that the jelly jars he serves the iced tea and other beverages in are small. I asked for a... More 

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Hinckley, Ohio
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on our way to the Mission. The Bloody Mary's were good and apple cinnamon beignets were good too. I have had bigger and better bloody Mary's for the price. It's a very small, quaint place. If you are not adventurous in dining, I don't think you would enjoy eating here.

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Thank Hygienist83
San Diego, California
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in based on a Yelp review on my way back to San Diego. Was not disappointed. It was a pre fix brunch and while I thought the $40 price tag was a bit steep at first, it was completely worth it in the end. Can't wait to go back to SJC for lunch at Ramos House Cafe and to... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a place with great ambience, great food and charm, this is the place. Pick a time that is not peak time i.e. weekend brunch. Kick back and enjoy the music- vinyl records

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Thank kmichaudsilver
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is THE place for a fabulous, gourmet breakfast in a quaint setting, with great service, at a reasonable price. It's located in a neat area to stroll through and enjoy.

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Thank Paula A
Columbus, Ohio
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic gourmet breakfast at reasonable price. The apple cinnamon biegnets are a must. Supercool area to explore. Great friendly service.

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Thank MikeAulino
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

So came out to visit this area and wanted a Bloody Mary, Google maps suggest this place. Made it in the nick of time got in at 2:50 pm and they allowed us to order the $20 Bloody Mary's. Yes! $20 Bloody Mary's, I only did it because it was my birthday weekend. $15 for the Bloody Mary & $... More 

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Thank Rain M
San Clemente, California
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We were late in the afternoon so maybe everyone was tired? The food is good, though I don't think great. Lot of money for brunch. It is a beautiful spot, I happened to see a couple of ladies complaining about something and the owner just brushed them off. Not great customer service.

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Thank Jan L
San Clemente, California
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253 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 399 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Ramos House is a hidden gem tucked in the Los Rios District of San Juan Capistrano. We ate there for Sunday Brunch. We got there early so we didn't have problems getting a table. It was mid-February and the weather was quite nice but we were provided lap blankets. What a nice touch! The menu changes regularly. So check on... More 

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Spring Lake, Michigan
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120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Can't say anything good or bad about the food, but the bloody marys are the worst in my 50 plus years of imbibing. For $15.00 they serve a small nasty pink colored concoction jammed with green beans and a shrimp. They should be ashamed to put it on the menu.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 15:00
Thursday
08:30 - 15:00
Friday
08:30 - 15:00
Saturday
08:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31752 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3114
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-443-1342

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Calgary
over a year ago
San Clemente, California

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