We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Break of Dawn

24351 Avenida de La Carlota, Ste N6, Laguna Hills, CA 92653-3607
+1 949-587-9418
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good19%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“tempura” (7 reviews)
All hours
$$ - $$$
24351 Avenida de La Carlota, Ste N6, Laguna Hills, CA 92653-3607
Write a Review
Reviews (62)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 4 April 2017

I have been super excited to try this place since I found out about it. I met my friend and her daughter for lunch on 3.31.17 The ambiance is nice there's a graffiti wall, some tables are made with old sewing machine table legs that...More

Thank qhunnyb
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We have been wanting to eat here for quite some time, so I was full of anticipation when we finally made it. I can't say it was great food, but it wasn't bad either. But when you factor in the cost, I can't say it...More

1  Thank Camellia S
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I have no problem with traditional breakfast places like Denny's, IHOP, etc. However this place is unique. The dish offerings are sweet or savory. The service is great and casual. This is the place my wife and I go for a treat. We have been...More

Thank FGU
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This chef is amazing! He combines ingredients that I would never have thought to try. His back-story is special so be sure to read about him. My husband had to Ranchero omelet. Perfectly cook eggs with so so many flavors. I tried the Spanish Meatloaf...More

1  Thank Robert O
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Very unique and very tasty. Tired of pancakes, waffles, French toast etc? Try Break of Dawn. Nice to have some eclectic food in south OC.

Thank Gregory K
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

If you are a Foodie, you will love their breakfasts...get there EARLY! It is worth it! Location is great too. We all ordered different dishes and shared; there were no disappointed faces. Wish we lived in the area but we will definitely return in our...More

Thank SBMesa
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

I love this place! Not cheap, but the food is wonderful. Combinations are unexpected, but always great. Sauces compliment perfectly.

1  Thank lynnlangit
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Rarely does one come across such a bold and creative breakfast/brunch-only place that blends the normal eggs, bacon and potatoes with so many exotic ingredients from all around the world... It is pricey, it is restrictive - such as no substitutions, they won't serve you...More

1  Thank PG13LA
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Excellent food with no sparing of the calories, nor the flavor, nor the quality. Always crowded! And for good reason. Pricey breakfast but a real treat!

Thank pauline t
Reviewed 25 January 2016

There was only one familiar thing on the menu..Bacon and eggs!! ordered it and got a tempura egg and a stick of butter shaped hunk of bacon. Throw in some kimchee and odd greens and my daughter asked if I was going to lick the...More

1  Thank OneJImHeywood
Nearby Restaurants
In-N-Out Burger
93 reviews
.79 km away
King's Fish House
227 reviews
.76 km away
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse
132 reviews
.89 km away
Don Jose
62 reviews
.95 km away
Nearby Attractions
Big Air Trampoline Park
10 reviews
2.36 km away
Heritage Hill Historic Park
35 reviews
4.56 km away
Pretend City Children's Museum
111 reviews
5.08 km away
Costume Castle
12 reviews
1.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Break of Dawn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:30
08:00 - 13:30
08:00 - 13:30
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24351 Avenida de La Carlota, Ste N6, Laguna Hills, CA 92653-3607
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 949-587-9418
  • E-mail