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Cafe Rialto

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108 W Wilshire Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832-1824
08:00 - 15:30
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220 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on a Sunday morning. Waited about 15 mins for a table for four. Nice menu with a wide range of breakfast items. Service was friendly but super slow. Small restaurant and they walked by a lot but only checked on us once. Had to get their attention just to get our check. Had the breakfast burrito and it... More 

Thank Thexprt7
Seattle, Washington
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274 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We came here for breakfast as a recommendation from a friend who lived in the area. The atmosphere was great - mid January and we're eating outside - AND they paid a guitar player to serenade us while we ate. The food was good and typical breakfast cafe food.

Thank Hung T
Orange County, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a small place in Fullerton popular with the college crowd. Breakfast is served all day and is delicious! Lots of choices from Santa Fe type breakfast paninis to strawberry waffles or French toast. Breakfast potatoes are simply delicious or they have hash browns if you do prefer. Food always seems fresh. Lots of lunch choices too with chicken... More 

Thank tisha1554
Fullerton, California
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315 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The Rialto Café is a retro-style eatery in an old building that once housed a small theater. At the time of this review, their daily hours are 8:00 am – 3:30 pm, so this is a place for breakfast and lunch (breakfast is served all day). The Rialto has the casual vibe and décor that small urban cafes like this... More 

Thank BruinDan
Brea, California, United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Ordering oatmeal at a restaurant is always iffy. Cafe Rialto more than surprised me with probably the best oatmeal I have ever had. Have gone back repeatedly and it is always the same, wonderful! Also, the hash browns are perfect and generous in serving. my favorite breakfast place.

Thank Mela H
Anaheim, California
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272 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We stopped by here for a late brunch the other day. The place was really small. Extremely small. Don't plan on having a private conversation with your dining companion because the nearby tables are only inches away from your elbows. Apparently this place is a hangout for the college aged crowd. Which is great if your college aged, not so... More 

Thank Mark B
Orange County, California
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Its our favorite breakfast in town, no ridiculous large portions or gimmick trying to compensate for mediocre food. Rialto Cafe is solid good food. Orange Juice/ Coffee, Fruit Parfait, Rialto Rancheros ( sliced baguette, sun dried tomato spread, fried egg (OE), bruschetta and blue cheese ! ) Every single time and always delicious. She gets the breakfast burrito with the... More 

Thank xNOTEx
Orlando, Florida
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137 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2015

I was recently in California for a conference and went with some colleagues to Cafe Rialto. I had an amazing breakfast of Rialto Rancheros which consisted of baguette slices topped with sun dried tomatoes, a fried egg, bruchetta and blue cheese. I also had a side of hash browns. It was an amazing breakfast that I will remember for quite... More 

1 Thank valeriek726
Fullerton, California
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131 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Been loyal customer of Rialto since day one. Only breakfast and lunch offerings, but the food is always outstanding. All breakfast items are consistently excellent, great coffee to go along with fat pills. Lunch is always excellent, full menu items, sandwiches are abundant in size. Smaller Cafe setting so do NOT be in a hurry as you will have to... More 

1 Thank Michael P
Los Angeles, California
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132 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Met up with a few friends for Sunday breakfast. Picked Cafe Rialto randomly off of Yelp and was not disappointed. Be forewarned, the cafe is t-i-n-y. Inside is seating for (maybe) 30. Outside are another 4 tables (on the sidewalk, not even as part of the restaurant, really). Our wait, at 11am on a Sunday was about 40 minutes (which... More 

1 Thank KC W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 W Wilshire Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832-1824
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fullerton

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