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1409 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4210
+1 949-498-7000
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
1409 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4210
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While on vacation, discovered this great 60's style diner with great food at a great price. The meatloaf was delicious, and lots of it. Fish and chips also delicious. Other great menu items, especially big breakfasts. Service was friendly and family oriented. We'll make this...More

Thank PlayaNorte
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tommy's restaurant is owned by a great San Clemente family and they take special pride in their establishment. Decor reflects a 60's diner and is bright and fun. Homemade soup recipes are authentic and created by matriarch. Huevos Ranchero is an original recipe as well...More

Thank oceanloverme
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Had dinner there with the family while on a one week vacation, Tommy's quickly became our go to place to eat.

Thank Don F
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Classic American diner with a great range of menu options. Portions were huge, tasty and very good value.

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We ate at Tommy's for breakfast and dinner. The veggie omelettes with potatoes were most delicious. We enjoyed fried chicken and salmom dinners which were very delectible. There is plenty of good comfort food. The service is truly outstanding. Our server at breakfast made us...More

Thank funtraveler49
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Good breakfast in a nice old style diner. Food was good and timely. Our waitress was very good, friendly and attentive. Would and will stop again.

Thank Quadyak
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Three times for dinner and enjoyed the food, the server (Lisa) and the 50's music. Will eat at Tommy's on our next trip to San Clemente.

Thank lazyj2
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Recently enjoyed our dinners here after being overdone on the local Mexican food. We enjoyed the best fried chix & mashed potatoes as well as the butternut squash bisque w/ grilled ham & cheese. Hit the spot! And Lisa, our awesome server, was the sprinkles...More

Thank pkcoz
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We live in Poway, and on the way up to Los Angeles area, or on the way home, we stop at Tommy's--always have and always will. We bring an appetite, b/c the portions are large and the food is great. Fluffy pancakes; a HUGE breakfast...More

1  Thank runswim54
Reviewed 6 February 2018

If you are looking for a good home cooked meal, Tommy's is the place to try. Menu is extensive and the portions large enough to take home and enjoy later. Desserts are a must try.

Thank elizabethjF2411RU
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
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06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1409 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4210
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-498-7000
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