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The Cellar

€€ - €€€American, ,
156 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4016
+1 949-492-3663
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese plate” (19 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
156 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4016
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the happy hour at the cellar! They have a great selection of wines and an awesome cheese plate!

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time at The Cellar. We had a great meal, great service and an overall fantastic experience. Will definitely be going back.

Thank DebbieBorst1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have not had a bad dish here. If you can get here in time for happy hour, you can get some great deals, and try some different dishes. This place does tend to get crowded, and it is seat yourself, so be prepared to...More

Thank jdyan1
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Great wine selection, live music. Amazing food and really nice staff. Completely packed on a Friday night. Would definitely go again!

Thank Solveig M
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went early in the afternoon on a hot hot day. The restaurant is very dark - which I usually like. They had a great Happy Hour menu. Service was good, and the food was great. But there was no air conditioning - common in San...More

Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This is tiny place that has a decent selection of wine and a surprisingly good selection of beer for a wine bar. The food is very good. I love the lamb. Sometimes they have a piano player. The biggest problem with this place is it...More

Thank markd6749
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Had a lovely breakfast with friends. I would highly recommend the Works Toast, perfect amount of food and the combination is fantastic. Great little restaurant.

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 13 May 2018

From the moment we walked inside I knew this was my kind of place. It's a very welcoming and friendly atmosphere. After a nice day of shopping in San Clemente we popped in The Cellar on a whim. We we're immediately impressed with the general...More

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We loved the atmosphere of this restaurant. We had a cheese and meat board that was delicious. The wine is great at the blues trio was just great. A great place to enjoy San Clemente evening.

Thank Fontenell
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a beautiful cheese board tastefully presented with five cheeses, each one paired with a special flavored tidbit of sweet or savory! Chose a delicious cabernet wine flight to taste all while relaxing in comfy chairs. Then later moved on to dinner at a table,...More

Thank nanaonabike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4016
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-492-3663
  • E-mail
Cheese shop, wine bar, small plates, live music
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