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Mimi's Cafe

18461 Brookhurst St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-6705
+1 714-964-2533
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“pot roast” (3 reviews)
“brie” (2 reviews)
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French, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
18461 Brookhurst St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-6705
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

After sitting with my husband, for over 5 hours, at the hospital,I was famished. Mimi's was nearby, so I stopped in for something to eat. Very quick and efficient service from the server and manager! Everyone was very accommodating. I ordered the black and blue...More

Thank Soulmates2012
Reviewed 19 November 2017

As one steps into the restaurant you see the happy staff engaging with the customers. The staff greets the customers with a smile and makes us feel welcomed. The food is very well prepared and of high quality and very tasty. We always have food...More

Thank Wallace K
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We entered Mimi’s for lunch and was greeted by a very rude hostess. She tried to seat us in the middle of the room next to the entry where it was very noisy. Since my friend was slightly hard of hearing it would have been...More

Thank Susie L
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Food was ok, but the service was poor. Both thre receptionist and the server were very unfriendly and inattentive.

Thank jkim-77
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I visited Mimi's Cafe with family on a Sat morning looking forward to a nice breakfast. We were seated quickly but the dining experience went down hill quickly from there. The service was horrible, typically the server did infrequent drive-bys and typically didn't bring what...More

Thank B G
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I had breakfast and it was good. The muffins are really delicious. It's not cheap but it's good for what you are paying for. It's also a nice walk if you live in the neighborhood behind it. Right next to grocery Store to go shopping...More

Thank dgline
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

This was my first time to Mimi's and look forward to going back. We were visiting from Washington state and our family in California suggested this place for dinner but I hear the breakfast are the bomb! We were a party of 15 and they...More

Thank Cecily M
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Greeted and seated promptly at noon. Waiter lost coupon & wanted to charge for 2 meals. No water offered, but was belatedly brought when requested. $3.49 for a soft drink, $3.49 for one cup coffee with no offers of refills. Four medium pancakes for $10.95...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

For the second Sunday breakfast with family in a row this Mimi's Cafe gave horrible service. After the first time which was unusual we thought it was isolated, however today was absolutely unacceptable. Asking for coffee and butter (2 totally reasonable requests for breakfast) the...More

Thank Jami G
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Came into Mimi's for breakfast on a Sunday Morning. There was a wait of about 10mins. Party of 2. Typical "French" Mimi's. It is kind of hard to mess up eggs and pancakes.....I ordered Brie w/mushroom omelet. O.K. but nothing to rave about. Included 1...More

Thank Rondo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18461 Brookhurst St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708-6705
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fountain Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 714-964-2533
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