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16947 Bushard St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-2819
+1 714-965-3643
07:00 - 13:45
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Huntington Beach, California
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

One of our family's favorite breakfast places. Chicken fried steak is huge and delicious. My favorite is the chopped ham and scrambled eggs with cheese and home fries with onions and green peppers. Staff is friendly and service is quick.

Thank Bajalolo
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This was a real experience not only was the food good Perfect breakfast eggs I also got the daily special of Korean beef with Kim chee Huge unexpected treat The service was spectacular The owner Cindy was right there making sure we were taken care of It's also a quaint history/war memorial Location You got to see tribute to our... More 

Thank tmc1289
Fountain Valley, California
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Great breakfast place. Weekly gathering for old military guys. Good wholesome food and generous portions. Open for breakfast and lunch. A little hole in the wall place in a small strip center. Don't be put off by the location, food is great and reasonably priced.

Thank CBfromCA
Santa Ana, California
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331 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Oh my word I cannot say enough. Wow best food and a lot of it. Chicken fried steak has to be on own plate so big! Pot roast so good. WWII theme cafe honoring all branches of the Military

Thank Tina B
Sunset Beach, United States
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Paul's is a mom and pop coffee shop run by a retired Marine and spouse. When you enter the shop you will see all the military artifacts and uniforms. They really support the Military. I have been eating there for many months and I wonder why I have not written it up because the food is excellent as is the... More 

Thank Paul P
Elyria, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Had the French toast breakfast. Very good meal. I would recommend Paul's to anyone looking for a good quick meal in a diner atmosphere.

Thank MattSwabb
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

A friend and I were attending a good friends memorial service in Newport Beach. Asked an employee at CVS and he recommended Paul's. In honor of two friends who recently passed we had the the SOS on military tray and the Hawaiin plate. Huge portions. Hot comfort food. Military decor. Worth the wait. Came back two days later with friends.... More 

Thank Bruce F
Newport Beach
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I've been coming here for years this place is amazing! I would always recommend trying their specials or their chicken fried chicken or chicken fried steak!

Thank gzz
San Pedro, CA
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154 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Came here after seeing it on TV. At the time, it was owned by a former Marine and was so themed. On future visits, it was evident that it went down hill fast. The restaurant is now run by other family members, and the change is good. I was in the area on a Monday morning, so decided to stop... More 

Thank ChiefDennis
Fountain Valley, California
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I just finished meeting a friend for lunch but wound up ordering Paul's Special Omelette instead of a lunch item. Everyday breakfast menu is available during all business hours. I chose has browns over home fries with Rye toast. The omelette was a best ever item. sausage, well sautéed onions, cheese and sweet peppers combined to make it delicious. The... More 

Thank jumbojohnhb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:45
07:00 - 13:45
07:00 - 13:45
07:00 - 13:45
07:00 - 13:45
07:00 - 13:45
07:00 - 13:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16947 Bushard St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-2819
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fountain Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 714-965-3643

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