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Mollies Famous Cafe

32033 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3718
+1 949-240-9261
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good45%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (9 reviews)
“meatloaf” (4 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
32033 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3718
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Mollies is the place to go for a great breakfast or lunch. Very comfortable setting, great service, great food. Best bus boy in Orange County in Victor who has worked there for 30+ years. Always there to fill up your coffee cup etc. You can...More

Thank pauln719
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mollies is a great place for breakfast. The service is friendly, the place bustles with good vibes. I like that grits is on the menu. I always feel welcome when I walk into Mollies.

Thank Roland A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to many restaurants for breakfast in my life but everytime I visit San Juan Capistrano and want berakfast, there is no other than Mollies. Totally a locals place as you see the same people in here time after time after time.And.....breakfast is...More

Thank adoc4u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing short here, might have to wait but all is worth it. Great menus lots to choose from and always plenty to eat. They won’t short change you here. Just a good home town coffee shop for a great breakfast!

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 6 January 2018

I went to this place with my whole family on the way to Newport Beach from San Diego. The food was delicious, it really tasted as it had been prepared from scratch. Deanna, our server, was very friendly. She kept on coming to our table...More

Thank Veronique C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

This place is always busy for lunch, but still give great quick service. I never have to look for a waitress or busboy to refill my ice tea! I highly recommend the meatloaf! The egg salad sandwich is another favorite of mine here.

Thank Marc B
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I've always known Mollie's knows how to do breakfast -- quickly and deliciously, but it was a surprise to find out their lunch specials were so good and reasonably priced! Their service staff is efficient and pleasant, and the food is comforting.

Thank Terri N
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We stopped at Mollies Famous Cafe on our way north on I-5. They have several tables outside and other tables and booths inside. The place was almost completely full at 9:00AM on a Thursday morning. They have a good menu with eggs, pancakes and waffles...More

Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We met my brother half way between Los Angeles and San Diego to have lunch. Parking is ridiculous because Mollies is so popular. It is stuck away in the corner of the strip mall and kind of hard to find based on the address. We...More

Thank dragonfly_pat
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Mollies has been the best-kept local secret for breakfast and lunch. Generous portions, large menu, great American eats.

Thank lkcollins75
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Breakfast all day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32033 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3718
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Juan Capistrano
  • Phone Number: +1 949-240-9261
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