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11179 Talbert Ave, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-5406
+1 714-434-1814
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed this place. The only complaint was there was no chicken or seafood or protein for salads.

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Thank Tamlbrook
Davao City, Philippines
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I really love this place especially their salad bar and soup. My favorite salad dressing at this place is the sesame dressing and at the soup section my favorite is the clam chowder. I can never get enough of this place. I highly recommend this place to anyone!

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Thank Trisha N
Huntington Beach, California
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485 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 462 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

On a recent Sunday morning, after church services, my wife and I chose the Souplantation for a quick lunch. Plenty of greens piled high, corn bread sticks, clam chowder, with veggies followed up by the world smallest ice cream cones (yes, plural!). We've done lunch here many times and the food is always fresh!

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Thank photoguy66degrees
Huntington Beach, Ca
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

A nice healthy treat. A nice clean cafeteria restaurant. In addition to the plethora of salads and greens available, there are also warm soups and a nice selection of fresh baked items. I would recommend trying the Chili with cheese and onions. You can eat a nice meal out without wearing out your "fitbit" or maxing out on "MyFitness Pal".

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Thank hartguard
Traverse City, Michigan
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103 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

Abundant salads--prepare your own or select from the wide variety of chef's creations. Many soups from which to choose. Pasta, pizza, baked potatoes, sweet potatoes, fruit juices and fresh fruit, light desserts, fresh breads, including excellent gluten-free muffins. (All food items are labeled as gluten-free and/or vegetarian.) Excellent traffic flow in this well-designed buffet of healthful eating. Cheerful, welcoming staff.... More 

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Thank JWrites
Santa Ana, California
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314 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2014

What a surprise Monday - Thursday ask for senior discount between 2:00-5:00 pm. Dinner is $7.49 including a drink. Everything is fresh and good tasting! Wonderful and the soups hit the spot with this colder weather!!!

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Thank Tina B
Costa Mesa, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014

The selection and quality of the food was great, as was the service. What made it even better was the Senior discount from 2-5 pm ($7.49 including a drink)!

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Thank Nancy K
orange county, california
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49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2014

Basic salad bar buffet for salad gluttons, blasé greens with additional cost for supposedly gourmet add-ons. Edible with zero inspiration. All you can eat a great value for unfussy rabbit-like humans.

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Thank bernardoOC
Fountain Valley, California
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428 reviews
362 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2014 via mobile

Bland bland bland. Everything taste like it is missing something. Salad is salad ... So I guess most people go for the $8.99 rabbit food (lunch). Soup bland, but you have a choice between several bland soups. Pizza, if you dare to put that label on it, has very very little cheese. Desserts, give me a break. Soft serve stuff,... More 

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Thank baaaaaaa
Surrey
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269 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2014

This is a BIG salad bar with really good homemade soups, warm entrees, fresh breads and good desserts. For about $10 you'' eat all you can and leave fulfilled. Watch out for long line ups if the dining room is full. Waiting in a salad bar lineup can be awful. We've been to a few locations and all seem fresh,... More 

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Thank yvrtravelguy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11179 Talbert Ave, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-5406
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fountain Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 714-434-1814

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