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1 Ritz Carlton Dr, The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Dana Point, CA 92629-4205 (Pacific Coast Highway and Niguel Road)
+1 949-240-2000
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09:00 - 23:00
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Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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San Jose, California
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Though a bit on the pricy side, this is a very nice spot for coffee, tea, salads and treats. It is also a nice place to watch the game or sit by the fire.

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Thank lovelyreviewer
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Office at The Market Place, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing you honest feedback. It is spectacular knowing you have enjoyed our comfortable accommodations on several occasions. Next time you are in the area, we would be proud to welcome you back. More 

Orange County, California
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Those are busy servers, but very fast and efficent.Atmosphere is very pleasant and price is right.People enjoy the casual atmosphere and relax.

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Thank SVGROVER
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Office at The Market Place, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Plano, Texas
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174 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food and much better prices than the other restaurants at the hotel. I suggest you get food and drinks from here and then go outside and sit by the grass and eat your food and enjoy the view.

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Thank Safarwith3kids
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Office at The Market Place, responded to this review

We appreciate your five-star review. It is lovely to know you were able to enjoy our food from a unique point of view. Next time you are in the area, we would be delighted to serve you again. More 

New Jersey
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61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn't love it here. The cookies were average and the mini red velvet cake I bought was stale. The iced tea was good.

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Thank S D
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Officee at The Market Place, responded to this review

We appreciate your honest review. Your comments regarding our food and beverage options have been noted, and we will use them when making improvements in the future. We look forward to welcoming you back to bear witness to these changes. More 

grenille
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84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Paid $40 for a sandwich, fruit and dessert. Nothing was particularly good. For these prices I expect something special. Get out of the hotel and try the deli/bakery just outside. Don't waste your time here.

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Thank grenille
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Office at The Market Place, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your candid feedback. We will certainly share your comments with our team. More 

Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Being in the Ritz you expect it to be expensive, but I had a pretty standard salad with chicken on it, and a diet coke. It cost me $28. I was shocked. It was average tasting, but for $28, I would never eat it again.

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Thank cc3951
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Office at The Market Place, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. We greatly appreciate hearing from our valuable guests and listen to every piece of feedback that is provided. If you would like to share more with us, please feel free to contact us directly as we would like to welcome you back one day soon. Thank you again for sharing your review. More 

Chicago
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339 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Located at the busiest corner in the hotel, this 'cafeteria' has a variety of ways to fill up and to only spend a tidy sum vs. a fortune for breakfast...... Oatmeal was twelve bucks, but you're at the Ritz, and it came with fresh fruit atop a generous serving.... other offerings were usually cold and not prepared on site but... More 

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Thank Chicagonative_7
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Office at The Market Place, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback. We enjoy hearing from our guests! We hope the Market Place was a perfect alternative for you. We added this outlet for those who needed to "grab and go". From our healthy adult and children's choices to our baristas, it has been a tremendous success for those staying on property with us. More 

Texas
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63 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

We ate breakfast here several times. The burritos. Acai bowls, and tea were great! It was not super fast, and the lines were long, but it was great quality. We took our food out to the rooftop bar. That made for a perfect breakfast!

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Thank Sparkynrose
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Office at The Market Place, responded to this review

Thank you for stopping by the Market Place! We have some exciting enhancements forthcoming and we hope you have a chance to stop back in to experience them. More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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235 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

Ordered two drinks and a breakfast sandwich here. Sandwich was suprisingly very good. The drinks weren't bad either. Convenient place for things you left behind but cheaper to go to the CVS a mile away.

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Thank WildcatGuy
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Office at The Market Place, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you enjoyed our Market Place. We strive to provide exceptional yes convenient and quick choices for our guests on the go! Hope to see you again soon. More 

San Diego
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87 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

Pros: Aesthetically pleasing, convenient, Egg Burrito Cons: Need to offer milk with cereal purchase, need better smoothie and coffee drink recipes

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Thank AquaV
RCLagunaNiguel, Executive Office at The Market Place, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We hope you have the chance to visit our newly enhanced Market Place soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ritz Carlton Dr, The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Dana Point, CA 92629-4205
    (Pacific Coast Highway and Niguel Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-240-2000
Description
The Market Place at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, offers a wide variety of coffee, espresso, sweet treats and more. Early risers can begin their glorious day in Dana Point with a selection of gourmet coffee drinks, pastries and other breakfast items. Throughout the day, guests will be tempted with homemade sweets from the pastry kitchen and a variety of Paninis and freshly made sandwiches. The Market Place is open daily from 6 a.M. To 9 p.M.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?