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Bonjour Cafe

24633 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA 92629-2804
+1 949-496-6368
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (23 reviews)
“french toast” (23 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (14 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 3:00 pm Hours
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
24633 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA 92629-2804
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Bonjour Cafe
1. Voted Best French Toast in OC
"French toast, and brioche! It's fresh, tasty, and priced accordingly"
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2. Consistently Excellent
"Super people. On nice days there is plenty of outdoor seating "
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3. Excellent
"We ate three or four days a week at the cafe for three weeks"
Cinder C
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

What a great place with great food. Atmosphere is wonderful and very European. Loved being able to sit outside and enjoy the food and the weather. Many good choices and lots of cook to order. Excellent and would go here again!More

Thank kblackman623
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2018

Thank you so much for your recent review and rating us 5 star. We know that time is valuable and the all staff appreciates your great comments which explains how you were so satisfied with your whole experience visiting us. We definitely look forward to...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 24 January 2018

My husband and I had breakfast at this cafe in December 2017. I had the french toast and it was beyond delicious. It was covered in a generous portion of fresh fruit. I could barely finish it (and I can eat ;)). My husband had...More

Thank Jessica F
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Good morning Jessica, thank you for remembering us and writing such a great review with a 5 star rating. Our French Toast was elected Best in Orange County and continue to please so many regulars and visitors that we strive to make it the exact...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018

Enjoyed many meals at this local place...only good memories and lovely casual meals. Try it while in the area!More

Thank barbarabea2016
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Bonjour Barbara and thank you for taking the time to review and recommend us to so many TripAdvisor members. As a local place after 26 years tomorrow, we are proud of having pleased so many who have visited for a great meal time after time....More

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

The hostess was rude she yelled at my 2 year old for playing with the podium she ignored us at first then finally seated us. The waitress seemed hung over from the night before. I ordered a kids meal for my boys to share and...More

Thank Carolina B
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Your review is way out of consideration for employees who sacrifice a day with their family to provide hundreds of happy customers great food, service in the best professional way The few restaurants who decide to open on the first of the year are so...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

It is not really a special things they serve, but I like this little cafe to have a breakfast. Just because, we don't have many little cafes in OC.. I had pouched egg on rustic white bread with pesto. That was very filling. Wish they...More

Thank Da M
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and rating us 4 stars. We look forward to your next visit with us and to please you again with some other of our delicacies. Happy New Year

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Had breakfast here. Very laid back setting on the patio. Good coffee. I had the crepes with smoked salmon and they were outstanding. I was surprised how large the portion was. I could have easily split this with other person and I'm a big guy....More

Thank ganta07
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Happy New Year and we are happy you ended 2017 with an amazing meal at our long time French Bistro. The Salmon Crepes are very popular and have been on the menu for over 15 years and we are glad you tried them. Yes our...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

Went here first day of vaca due to reviews. The table bread was subpar, which is not good news for a French restaurant. Ordered salmon and mushroom crepes, and the mushrooms seemed like the kind you open a little can to find. Sauce was bland....More

Thank SherryBeth
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

We are so sorry to read that you were not satisfied with our long time quality establishment. In regards to the bread, our French bakery brings us fresh bread everyday and we retail more than ever their highly praised breads Regarding the mushrooms, they do...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

They serve breakfast and lunch til 3pm. Our first time here but others in our party love this cafe. There were omelettes, Eggs Benedict and quiche ordered and all were excellent quality and plenty in size and taste. Gluten free and vegetarian diets were easily...More

Thank Foxtrotter20
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Good morning and thank you so much for your kind review. We are glad that your friends took you to our French Bistro and that you loved it as much as they regularly do We certainly hope that you will become of our regulars and...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

We have had such here many times, excellent. Recently we had breakfast and it was super.For breakfast, try the Tatti pancakes, its a big portion, built for two. Great omelet also. A french flair, so go with it and try something new. Really good crepes...More

Thank Philip K
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you Philip for your great review and 5 star rating. The all staff will be happy to know what great experience you have had visiting us many times. We definitely look forward to seeing you again soon and offering the same professional service and...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Driving back to LA was in the mood for French fare. Having seen some decent reviews about the place took a little detour and voila, here we are. The place reminds one of Paris of the 70's. Indifferent and slow service, no attempt to attract...More

Thank Allan T
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Hi Allan, we are disappointed that your detour to our long time established Café that have pleased so many did not match your expectation. It also seems that you do not expect much from the Dana Point restaurants which are just as good as many...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 18
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24633 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA 92629-2804
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-496-6368
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A cozy table service or takeout traditional French Bistro place with indoor and lovely outdoor seating since 1992.Open everyday for Breakfast and Lunch with an extensive menu featuring a lot of Parisian specialties, serving generous portions including a kid menu for the little ones.We serve Wine and Beer plus weekend Champagne specials, serving also all kind of Coffee drinks from Cappucino to machiato etc...Free Parking is available all along the street plus we have a back private parking lot. We are located in the heart of Dana Point, 1 mile above the harbor and 5 minutes from all major resorts such as Ritz Carlton, St Regis, Marriott.
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