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Wilma's Patio

203 Marine Ave, Newport Beach, Balboa Island, CA 92662-1203
+1 949-675-5542
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (19 reviews)
“pancakes” (20 reviews)
“cornbread” (12 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
203 Marine Ave, Newport Beach, Balboa Island, CA 92662-1203
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the first time I went here. The place is quaint, nothing fancy for sure. The prices on the breakfast menu are HIGH very high, unusually high, like Ritz Carlton high. The food NOTHING special just regular tasting and quality food. Seems like a...More

Thank darkpupitar2enc... .
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here for lunch (my friend, me, my two kids ages 10 & 13, and my friends 3 yr old. The lunch was fabulous! There is a kids menu and coloring to keep the little ones busy. The sandwiches and salads were delicious. Good...More

Thank Stroller_Snob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing friendly service. Two couples with each couple splittinng one lunch. Huge portions, very hot and fresh and fast, and even though we split we were very full. Excellent Meatloaf sandwich (sounds bad but was amazing. We got it because orhers recommended it) it included...More

Thank _dmarketto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've only had breakfast there a few times and it was excellent every time! Service with a smile and wonderful atmosphere makes this place top notch.

Thank before13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had great fast and friendly service the food was delicious- the island omelette is yummy with avocado. The French toast and pancakes were tied .

Thank kd1314
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Wilma's has occupied a location that has seen more than a few restaurants come and go over the years. This one seems to have stuck. It has long lines on weekend mornings for breakfast, which is their best meal.

Thank dhacker2018
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Had breakfast here on the last day of our holiday in the USA. It did not dissapoint. We had a wait of about 25 mins but my opinion is if you have to queue to get in, it must be good. The service was good,...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The place has a old school feel. The service was good. Food was terrific. My wife had the crabby Benedict. I had French toast. The food came out well prepared. Nice sized servings. You get you moneys worth the French toast had a good taste...More

Thank drisaudi
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Comfortable and laid back atmosphere, it's a great place to bring your kids and even your dog if you sit outside. Food was reasonably priced and menu is very family friendly. Attentive waiter and reliable service. Food was as one would expect - nothing spectacular,...More

Thank maggiegust
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent breakfast on a Sunday morning Best in a long time Great way to start the day Beautiful weather as a backdrop

Thank timthomas98
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16 August 2016|
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Response from sfrank1967 | Reviewed this property |
You have to park in the Main Street (Marine Avenue) or in the nearby streets. It can be a bit challenging especially during weekend.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Marine Ave, Newport Beach, Balboa Island, CA 92662-1203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach  >  Balboa Island
  • Phone Number: +1 949-675-5542
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