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Cedar Creek Inn

$$ - $$$American, ,
26860 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3236
+1 949-240-2229
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“coconut cake” (22 reviews)
“seafood salad” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26860 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3236
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the Cedar Creek Inn. We were with a large group on business and got a big table outdoors the weather was perfect service was good all of the food dishes were Excellent and they had some unusual dishes. It’s...More

Thank Snorris57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful dinner. Everything was excellent. Service was great and the place has a wonderful ambiance - not too noisy. Has a very comfy, homey feel and ideal for any type of event. You can eat outside on the patio that is very nice,...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my Mom to Dinner here. Very pleasant atmosphere with good reliable service and really good food. Just a great place to sit and relax and have some good food

Thank TimmyGUSA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the area, and one of the local store owners recommended the coconut cake at this restaurant. When we finished our shopping and site seeing, we stopped for dessert. The ladies had the coconut cake, one other had bread pudding and I had...More

Thank Donald S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sat in the patio for a sunday brunch. The food is always good here regardless of what you order and the portions are also pretty good. The drinks are very good as well. The service is always good and the patio area is a...More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a fantastic building, beautifully decorated and an amazing ambience. Service was very good (thanks Joel) They have martinis on the happy hour menu for $6.00! Such a deal. I had a pomegranate one, and my gal pals had a cantaloupe one and a silk...More

Thank ladyzire
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This place exceeded my expectations. Food was good and the fire place den is nice! We have limited Fine Dinning Options in our historic small local town. I recommend giving this place a try.

Thank Frankie C
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with my husband on a Saturday and we expected to wait a while for a table. The place was full but we got a table right away. You can choose from indoors or outside patio seating. The place is beautifully decorated, clean and...More

Thank edythfg
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We had brunch at Cedar Creek during a very busy time and everything (service, attentiveness of our waiter, food presentation) was spot on and amazing. People were hanging out the door and the outdoor patio was packed when we arrived. But from the moment we...More

Thank Lv2Trav
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Visit the restaurant with a co worker before we headed back to get ready for our learners at school. Food and service was very nice

Thank tlamboni
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Nancy F
24 March 2017|
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Response from JimW551 | Reviewed this property |
8 July 2015|
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Response from nancy a | Property representative |
HI, our corkage fee is still $15.00 for the first 2 bottles. Hope you will join us.
10 April 2015|
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Response from gjryan5 | Reviewed this property |
While this question is actually being directed to the restaurant itself, I can as a customer confirm Nancy's love for Cedar Creek's meatloaf. It is truly the best meatloaf I have ever had, including my own homemade which is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26860 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3236
    (El Camino Real)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-240-2229
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Rated top 100 al fresco restaurants in the United States in Forbes Magazine
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