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Cappy's Cafe

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5930 Pacific Coast Hwy, CA, Newport Beach, CA 92663
+1 949-646-4202
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06:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
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Coarsegold, California
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103 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Within walking distance from the beach and near other places to go, this was excellent. Got there before the lunch rush and after the breakfast bunch left (Big Biker stop Bicycles that is) and had an excellent French Dip. Large Portions and great price, I will certainly stop by again when I don't see a line at the door. Local... More 

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Thank 356AndrewR
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Tried the homemade corned beef hash and eggs which was mostly meat! We also ordered the stuffed french toast... Delightful! The corned beef omelette had plenty of Swiss cheese and loaded with corned beef. The fruit was all very fresh and sweet. The only thing we didn't enjoy was the noise. Other than that it was a fun place to... More 

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Thank Jarbob51
Lincoln, Ne
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We had breakfast today and I had eggs, three huge pancakes and the thickest crispy bacon I've ever had. My husband had a skillet and waffle and enjoyed both. Laid back atmosphere and reasonable prices. Might go back today for dinner!

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Thank Hunleygirl
Roseville, California
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Had breakfast (eggs benedict and eggs Florentine) and it was delicious. Hashbrowns were perfect, bloody mary was spicy and hit the spot, and the staff was attentive. Only disappointment was that we came back for dinner and they weren't open; dinner and happy hour on Wednesday night only.

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Thank DoniLynn
Las Vegas, Nevada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2016

It's difficult to give this restaurant enough superlatives. The Denver omelette I had was the best ever. Each ingredient had its own place and could be tasted with the other ingredients or separately.What a syphony. The service was quick and friendly. Cappy's opens at 6 AM for breakfast. Eat breakfast there and you shouldn't be hungry all day.

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Thank GrandpaBill89103
David D, Owner at Cappy's Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments! We work really hard to take great care of our guests with terrific service and food, so it's always gratifying to hear that we did it well. We look forward to seeing you again next time you're in town. Thanks so much. David & The Cappy's Team More 

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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff with great service plus great food. The portions are huge. The servers were always keeping drinks filled but never pushy. Must try Cappy's if you are in the area

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Thank Gary G
David D, Owner at Cappy's Cafe, responded to this review

Gary, Thanks for your kind comments. Really appreciate it! Great food and service are what we constantly strive for at Cappy's, so it's always great to receive feedback to let us know how we're doing. David More 

Chessington, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

this was the place to get a great breakfast to start the day. huge serving of great food. We were seated quickly and served by friendly, accommodating staff.

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Thank sineadkirk
David D, Owner at Cappy's Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much! All of us at Cappy's really appreciate your kind words. We work hard to please our guests, so positive feedback is always so important. Thanks for taking the time to let us know.l David More 

Sacramento, California
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85 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Thats all we can say! The staff is amazing. It is always busy and they are always moving...fast!! The menu has more choices for breakfast than you can imagine. The food is good and comes out quickly. They work together as a team to make sure every guest has a great experience. We love to come here!!!

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Thank b5orange
David D, Owner at Cappy's Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for such kind words. Great food and great service are the standards by which we measure ourselves and that's always priority #1. So to receive such positive feedback means a lot to us. Looking forward to your next visit, David More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We make it to Newport Beach about once a year and ALWAYS go to Cappy's. The staff is friendly and the decor is fun and oceany. Their meals are ten dollars-ish, and you get TONS of food. And now that they are open until dinner time on Wednesdays, it is easier than ever to make sure we never miss Cappy's!

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Thank TamarPhx
David D, Owner at Cappy's Cafe, responded to this review

First, my apologies for being slow responding to your wonderful comments. I can't begin to tell you how much such positive words means to me and to our entire Cappy's team. We look forward to your next annual visit. And by the way, beginning Memorial Day weekend we're going to be open Wednesday - Saturday nights! Thank you again. David More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Eggs, bacon, waffles, fruits, crepes... everything looks and taste very good! I came here two times already and i expect to come back again soon. American way of eating breakfast! Give it a try!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 16:00
Monday
06:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5930 Pacific Coast Hwy, CA, Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-646-4202
Description
Cappy's Cafe has been a Newport Beach tradition since 1958 and is a strong favorite of locals, tourists and the famous - athletes, music and movie stars. Cappy's is open 365 days a year for breakfast and lunch as well as Wednesday evenings for dinner. Cappy's is known for serving huge portions of great food at very fair prices, all driven by truly great customer service! Join us for some great food and hospitality. We'd love to see you! The Cappy's Team

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