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Wilma's Patio

203 Marine Ave, Newport Beach, Balboa Island, CA 92662-1203
+1 949-675-5542
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“hash browns” (13 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
203 Marine Ave, Newport Beach, Balboa Island, CA 92662-1203
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Between the four of us we had corned beef hash, eggs, omelets, pancakes, corn bread and fruit. Everything was delicious! The service was friendly and considerate of our kids. The coffee was surprisingly good - not standard diner grade. Clearly it was a local hangout...More

Thank John Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to wander Marine Dr and found Wilma’s for breakfast. Lots of locals is always a good sign and we were not disappointed. Felt like a step back in time to when everything seemed a little more relaxed. Reflects the area...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Sunday breakfast! Made a reservation - good thing as there was a line at 11a. Sat quickly inside the patio under cover - outside eating inside. Kitchen was busy but still got food in reasonable time. Tasty eggs, hash browns and corned beef hash....More

Thank mattkc1
Reviewed 16 January 2018

This restaurant is very friendly and therefore very much a fun place to be with friends and family (friends in my case). We had a lovely lunch, as it was a bit cooler I had an incredible soup, one of my friend's had an amazing...More

Thank Lasa88
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This is a quaint place with a homey feel, kind of like lunch at grandma’s house. We enjoyed our lunch here. It wasn’t fancy but was good. The club sandwich was delicious. The calm chowder was ok, but was a little too thick and could...More

Thank Kudzu773
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Great breakfast - excellent food, both cooked items and fresh fruit. Service was perfect. Sitting on the covered patio next to the sidewalk was ideal. Highly recommended

Thank texas_forrest
Reviewed 5 January 2018

If you are looking for small and comfortable to enjoy breakfast this is the place. The food and serve are top notch. For sure worth the drive over to the island

Thank stan b
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Delicious food and drinks reasonably priced! Very nice staff, good service. Dine inside or out on front patio.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon Wilma’s at the end of our walk down Marine Ave on Balboa Island. We wanted a light bite before taking the ferry back to catch our holiday lights harbor cruise. Their extensive menu is posted outside, and we took a good while...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant..homey, good food, good value considering the area. I had onion soup and 1/2 BLT sandwich. All male waiters except receptionist. Always checking on us and fast service. I would drive out of the way to et here. Thank you.

Thank RalphCramdonCanada
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16 August 2016|
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Response from sfrank1967 | Reviewed this property |
You have to park in the Main Street (Marine Avenue) or in the nearby streets. It can be a bit challenging especially during weekend.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Marine Ave, Newport Beach, Balboa Island, CA 92662-1203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach  >  Balboa Island
  • Phone Number: +1 949-675-5542
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