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Old Town Cafe

137 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good49%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“squaw bread” (2 reviews)
“pancakes” (4 reviews)
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137 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Seal Beach is like going back in time and what better way than to dine in a cozy cafe that has the warmth and feel of a time gone by. The staff bowl you over with friendliness, the food is great and very reasonably priced....More

Thank SenorGancho
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great BIG breakfast, we've eaten here several times. Good home cooking kinda breakfast. Friendly staff. Good service, good coffee.

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After an early morning flight from the east coast paired with a 3-hour time difference, it was great to find a coastal spot between LAX and Laguna Beach that offered breakfast AND lunch since it was tough to decide what we wanted. The Old Town...More

Thank BetsyNH
Reviewed 31 July 2017

In the cute little beach town of Seal Beach, is the Old Town Café. This place is definitely worth it for good food at a decent price in a great location. We have eaten breakfast here twice already. Both times, I ordered an omelette with...More

Thank Erica S
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Finally got here for lunch and glad we did. The classic cafe that takes you back in time. I had the half sandwich and fries special and glad i did as the sandwich was huge! I had the Power Tuna on squaw bread. The bread...More

Thank SenorGancho
Reviewed 15 May 2017

By far my favorite breakfast place in the area. It's small, so expect a wait. But, everything is made from scratch and so delicious. Homemade jam. Homemade salsa. I don't think there is anything on the menu that isn't high on the yum factor. Friendly...More

Thank Karin W
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Generous portions, great tasting food, lots of variety, decent coffee and clean surroundings. This place is NOT fancy, but it is definitely delicious and the wait staff is the best we have ever encountered, very personable and professional. We have not been disappointed with anything...More

Thank Tammie S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We had breakfast and it was excellent. The portions were generous, the food tasty. The Eggs Benedict were a little shy on the ham, but everything was cooked very well, and I had no problem finishing my plate. I didn't see a dissatisfied customer in...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The food and service can't be beat here. The breakfasts are to die for, the Health Nut Sandwich is absolutely addicting especially on the Squaw bread, and you can count on a great meal every time.

3  Thank rellastern
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Tropical French toast is amazing. Four halfs of French toast literally burried in fruit. Read the story of the busboy who bought the restaurant.

Thank sealbeachtraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Seal Beach
  • Phone Number: 562-430-4377
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