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The Stand

238 Thalia St, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2712
+1 949-494-8101
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pitas” (4 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
238 Thalia St, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2712
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a gem of a place. Don't be fooled by its small size, this place packs a big punch with excellent vegan food. Check out the burritos next time your passing.

Thank VeganExplorers
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The Stand is an absolute gem in Laguna Beach! I've been coming here for years before all the health food craze began. This used to be one of the only places you could get dairy-free soft serve and let me tell you, it's AMAZING! The...More

Thank CharlieeMariee
Reviewed 19 March 2017

If you dream about healthy food, locally produced and incredibly fresh, then this is your place! The sandwiches are all made from organic produce and breads. You will never find a healthier meal. The Hav'A Chips are the perfect complement to any lunch!!

Thank Cyndi W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Me and my wife are vegetarians and this place provides so many options for us unlike any other eating joint. I went there first time a couple years ago and now i am always eager to go which says a lot.

Thank Viren B
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We found this little gem by accident and enjoyed breakfast and lunches there during our trip to Laguna Beach. It's a great discovery for anyone following Caldwell Esselstyne's (Cleveland Heart Clinic) whole-food plant-based diet. The meals are delicious and hearty with the benefit of also...More

Thank Lampbell
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Loved finding this spot in Laguna Beach. If you love fresh, organic food and/or follow Caldwell Esselstyne's WFPB oil-free diet from the Cleveland Heart Climic this is for you. LOTS of oil-free options, which is a huge treat if you want the chance to eat...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We were recommended by an former employee of the stand, she said the food was superb .... unfortunately it wasn't. The tables outside where very very dirty and that alone doesn't help your appetite but we give it a chance we order 2 dishes each...More

Thank PattyFirenze5
Reviewed 12 January 2017

we live locally, maybe 10 miles from Laguna. came down here to do the steps, near 9th Ave in south Laguna (maybe 3 miles from the restaurant). after the excellent workout (218 steps up/down, very steep for each lap) we came here to get a...More

Thank al g
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This along with Gratitude Cafe are now a regular part of my life. Great food (peach, protein & banana with Cashew milk). Really like the Avocado sandwich and the soups. Still plenty to try and so far amazing across the board. Be prepared for a...More

Thank TravNEXTplace
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I'd never been to Laguna Beach before and found out about this place, I was so excited to find this Very Small outdoor type of restaurant that has been open for 41 years as a VEGAN restaurant! The food is wonderful the milkshakes (Made with...More

Thank Ann J
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Thalia St, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2712
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-494-8101
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