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Bonjour Cafe

24633 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA 92629-2804
+1 949-496-6368
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (23 reviews)
“french toast” (24 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
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"
Kugirl808
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2. Consistently Excellent
"Super people. On nice days there is plenty of outdoor seating "
badger1_98
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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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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 9 July 2018

This little sidewalk café offers great food using lots of fresh vegetables and fruit. The Bonjour salad, which comes with Dijon chicken is excellent. The bread is perfection with soft centers and just the right amount of crunch to the crust. Coffee has a great...More

Thank Bubuflu
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Good morning and first thank you for visiting us. We greatly appreciate that you took the time to review us with high marks, it means a lot to the all staff and encourage us to keep working hard day after day. Glad you tried our...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 25 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 25 June 2018

The food is quite good and the portions are large. The quiche lorraine was excellent. The service is good - but with a French attitude. The tea was luke warm also.

Thank rayu
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a great review on our long time French Cafe. We hope to see you again soon Have a great week

Reviewed 23 May 2018

All that is missing is the Eiffel Tower. I have been to Bonjour numerous times and have never been disappointed. The service and food have always been superb. I always get the onion soup made to perfection. Great rich broth, onions done just right and...More

Thank caneguy
PASCAL L, Owner at Bonjour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Dear customer, we sincerely appreciate you took the time to review us and rated us 5 stars for food and service for our French bistro. A lot of our onion soup lovers mention that it is the best one they ever had. We proud ourselves...More

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

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 4 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 4 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Meals
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, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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