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Mrk Public

€€ - €€€American,
1402 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4209
+1 949-441-7621
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“beignets” (6 reviews)
“banh mi” (4 reviews)
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar
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1402 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4209
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place .... small menu but everything is cooked really well. The bahn mi in particular are excellent. The beers are typically all SoCal local brews and rotate regularly. We go once a week if not more

Thank D9912EQPeterB
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Just wanted to acknowledge that in my book this is till one of the best restaurants in San Clemente. Casual, the food was great, the service was great too. We love the french fries and their homemade ketchup. Had some vegetarian people with me and...More

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We come to San Clemente from Italy, this is undoubtedly the best restaurant in town! The staff is very friendly, the food very good! Great lentil soup! Atmosphere top!

Thank Lorenaive
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Best Hamburger in town, and the thickest meat patty! They have an Onion relish and Aioli mayo on their house burger that is delicious. They just stopped serving lunch and we were disappointed but we go back for the dinner time experience. They have every...More

Thank ranae l
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We had the pork belly bahn mi and it was amazing, so fresh and really good value for the price. Fries and home made ketchup were a bonus. I'll definitely be coming back!!!

Thank Kristen46341
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The high-end, modestly priced food, wine and craft beer has attracted a huge fan base. Every age, every background was there last night when we stopped by for their incredible wings and a salad after a day outdoors. There were toddlers, teens, couples on a...More

Thank DiveSanClemente
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My family and I go here a lot, and we all LOVE it! The Tuscan toast is super good, along with all of the other items on the menu. When you are done eating, definitely get the beignets with lemon cream. They are AMAZING! I...More

Thank Ethan J
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This was our first time visiting San Clemente, meeting friends halfway. After walking the pier, we arrived at MRK Public for a late dinner. This is a relatively small place, but with outside seating as well. After having drinks and sharing a side of yummy...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Outside they have a beautiful succulent wall and this is the start of the MRK Public experience. We sat at the counter which was a treat, watching the chef's create masterpiece which you get to first enjoy with your eyes then your tastebuds, which will...More

Thank cassiefelix
Reviewed 23 August 2016

this location has gone through multiple owners. i went with the pork sandwich which came HIGHLY recommended and have to agree with the other reviews. quite tasty! my bride had the muscles and enjoyed them. they were in some sort of green sauce that was...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1402 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4209
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-441-7621
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