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Nomads Canteen

€€ - €€€, American,
102 Avenida Cabrillo, San Clemente, CA 92672-4039
+1 949-481-4153
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“poke bowl” (7 reviews)
“scallops” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (4 reviews)
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Bar, American, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
102 Avenida Cabrillo, San Clemente, CA 92672-4039
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate and drank and were full and happy. The pulled chicken over rice was spicy and awesome. The beer selection solid and the surf decor perfect. I looked up at the lightning bolt surfboard the was signed by Gerry Lopez and I knew that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 73seanb
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Just great!!! Loved the food and drinks but the service was above and beyond. Brooke took care of us and we were beyond satisfied! We are visiting from out of state so we had many choices in this area. Glad we landed this one!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank slidermuzz
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

My wife stopped by here for a couple beers and something healthy and delicious to eat on our daughters recomendation. $3 pint special beers that down the street are $8. We got the Asian beef bowl and the Cabo chic bowl. Both were exceptional. Very...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Cal92673
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

I have so say Nomads has the best fish tacos I have had in a very long time. They were not breaded, cooked at a slow temp., Paired with a unicorn juice beer, Incredible!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank rpop0820
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Service was great!! The tacos and wings (San pedro sauce) was killer!! Everything was fresh. Good post surf spot

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Haley K
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Came with high expectations . Nice location to think you may really be in surf city. Lots of spam dishes as well as Mexican and Poke on the menu. The three of us had poor service and multiple waiters who didn't care moved slowly. Paid...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Nice Local eatery with seating outside. If you like Poke this is the place. Good South Pacific Food as well, Sundays are Corona days and the service is very good.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Anthony T
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This place deserves a great review. The food was incredibly tasty, the bowls are a concept I haven't had before. Most bowls have a sticky coconut rice as a base- yum!!! Generous portions and really good craft beers. The outdoor terrace had heaters which made...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank misscol
Reviewed 12 October 2017

3 of us went here for lunch and arrived as they opened around 11:30 am, glad we did, packed by the time we left. We started with drinks and ordered our lunch, Pink tacos, Sushi-Grade Ahi, mother-clucker Torta (chicken sandwich) and a Queso-Deely's . All...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank bbqmaster69
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Food is outstanding - scallop bowl and scallops over salad are my favourites. Excellent and varied menu. Sit on the patio to see the sunset sky or enjoy the sun. Inside the bar is lively at night and full of mellow conversation by day. Bar...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank londonqt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Avenida Cabrillo, San Clemente, CA 92672-4039
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-481-4153
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