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Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee

270 E 17th St, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-3845
+1 949-873-5424
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“doughnuts” (68 reviews)
“vanilla twist” (6 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
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270 E 17th St, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-3845
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Reviewed yesterday

took me forever to find the best donuts shop, i am not a coffee drinker but they served good coffee from stumptown, the cafe latte was good. all the donuts were good especially the s'mores, you felt like in heaven when it came out warm...More

Thank uffizi
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is the most perfect donut on this planet. The bacon is thick, smokey, and savory. The donut is light and fluffy. And the maple frosting is light and doesn't over power the bacon. It just very nicely and subtlety complements the bacon. Like I...More

Thank eleanor714
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At $3.50 a donut, who couldn't afford to come here all the time but the huckleberry is my favorite and every once in a while, I'll splurge on it since I can't find it anywhere else.

Thank Nguyet L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These are the best~ quality, variety, deliciousness. Only thing is the best ones go fast! There are different combinations offered daily. Coffee is average. Price is high, but worth it, if, like me, you have a doughnut once in a blue moon.

Thank 299minal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I tried the Doughnuts at Sidecar and when I saw the line outside I just knew they had to be good, well we got three doughnuts and a couple of doughnut holes and was disappointed to say the least, the cost was a little over...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was stuffed from my dinner at the nearby Mi Casa, but walking past Sidecar Doughnuts, I knew I would be coming back by for a late night snack as well as a great breakfast the next day. The line was at the door and...More

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped to sample these highly rated donuts on a recent trip to Newport Beach. On a Friday morning we waited in line about 10 minutes. The service wasn't extraordinary, but definitely decent. We sampled 5 different donuts and we all like the butter and...More

Thank Marybeth W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a treat! I am gluten free and have not had a donut in years. I was in town for a wedding, and lucky me...they featured a gluten-free samoa donut this week, and it definitely did not disappoint! I thought I was eating a regular...More

Thank Holly H
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Ended up coming here twice in a week. So damn good. I don't drink coffee but my wife tells me it was excellent here. The doughnuts were brilliant. There was such variety and the girls were very patient in explaining what each flavour was. Only...More

Thank Danny D
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Yes, wonderful doughnuts -- but the unique thing they do here is make doughnuts in small batches throughout the entire day, so you're always getting fresh doughnuts! First thing I saw walking in was them pouring out another fresh batch, on the way to glazing,...More

Thank PapaLiebz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 E 17th St, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-3845
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 949-873-5424
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