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Mrk Public

1402 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4209
+1 949-441-7621
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
“banh mi” (5 reviews)
“french fries” (3 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1402 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4209
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Don't be fooled by the retro burger chain exterior..... Beauty is more than skin deep. These fellows took an old tired burger joiint and turned it into a tight gastropub with a respectable beer selection. Small menu features a handful of appetizers, sandwiches and deserts,...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

It's not much to look at but the view, the people and the food are outstanding. It's small-ish menu allows them to concentrate on well executed items all presented with a twist. Some might find the selection too limited but they do offer tofu for...More

1  Thank ConVivo
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Wonderful, friendly and attentive wait staff. Excellent Thai Beef salad - spicy - which is great. Nice flavor from the dressing, not too overwhelming. I also tried the Pork Belly Poutine - absolutely delicious! Crispy pork belly on some perfectly crispy fries with gravy and...More

Thank DollaYo1
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I'm not in love with the atmosphere, though that's relatively unimportant to me. The servers are good and the food is quite good. Check out the menu, because it's not traditional... at all. We've been several times and really like it.

Thank RandyLargent
Reviewed 16 October 2015

After a recent trip to Europe, MRK satisfies the unmistakable cuisine found in small family restaurant found all over the continent. Start with Roasted tomato and garlic, buffala mozzarella, herbs, oil, balsamic and fresh toast. Pair it with one of their wide selection of local...More

Thank sanclementegirl
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We met friends, who had been there before, for an early lunch. When we arrived, we were greeted with a pleasant hello and told to sit anywhere. Although we would have preferred to sit outside, it was a little chilly, so, even with the heaters,...More

1  Thank BornInHawaii
Reviewed 21 April 2015

I went there with my husband for a Sunday brunch/lunch. We liked the decor and overall look of the place. Menu is very limited so we had a hard time finding something we wanted to eat. He ordered the burger which was dry and I...More

1  Thank Amy F
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Went here hoping to have a wider selection on the menu but they offer just a few choices. I heard the burger was good and tried that and the cores and a glass of wen. Very good, but not great. The lace was crowded so...More

2  Thank JimW551
Reviewed 18 February 2015

A great addition to the food scene in San Clemente. The food is excellent and cooked to perfection by real chefs! I've had the pork belly banh mi that was scrumptious with French fries and homemade ketchup that is delicious! The blue point salad is...More

3  Thank Sherrie M
Reviewed 7 January 2015

I was looking for that great Burger and fries and it was just ok. $18.00 Burger, Fries and a Lemonade. So I thought this would be pretty darn good meal. People were nice and service was good. Food just didn't do it for me. Sorry

1  Thank Jack C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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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