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Mustard Cafe

41 Auto Center Dr Ste 103, Lake Forest, CA 92610-2847
+1 949-716-1000
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Soups, French
$$ - $$$
41 Auto Center Dr Ste 103, Lake Forest, CA 92610-2847
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Was just driving around looking for a dinner spot when we pulled into this strip mall. Saw the Mustard Cafe, something we don't have back home - let's try it !! One word - FANTASTIC!! Built my own Black Forest Ham sandwich - my wife...More

Thank VailAZTraveler
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I got the lunch special half turkey sandwich with salad is a good price. The wheat bread is more like a multi grain and I love that. We also got the So Cal Italian sandwich, very good. Food served on real plates with real forks...More

Thank sandicat61
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I had a huge Greek salad and a glass of wine. It was delicious . You order at the counter and the have a huge menu plus daily specials. The service was fast .

Thank Bridgetpianos
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Looking for a casual lunch salad and stumbled upon Mustard Cafe not to be disappointed: strictly speaking really excellent salads with special mention of the Asian Chicken Salad with sesame dressing. This establishment is nothing fancy with (efficient) counter ordering followed by table service in...More

Thank Dalecorp
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Mustard Cafe is one of the best, consistent, unique experiences in the area. Their food is fresh and not-fast food. I had the pastrami (on rye, instead of the normal big bread). They have specials and wi-fi, so those are bonuses.

Thank James M
Reviewed 4 November 2014

The chicken kabob was a little overcooked, but the beef kabob was delightful. They have a great, friendly staff and a really nice environment. Why aren’t more people here? They seem to really push their breakfast menu, so maybe that’s the ticket. HINT: Come for...More

Thank FunintheOCsun
Reviewed 9 April 2014

A small little café tucked away in a strip mall type area but surprisingly different. The menu choices are out of the ordinary, tastefully prepared and pleasing to the palate. You can see why most of their business is supplying local companies, once you find...More

Thank Daryl S
Reviewed 21 May 2013

We love this place for a yummy office lunch. Great crusty French bread, good salads, their soups are delicious... It's also a fun bistro atmosphere, especially for a strip mall.

Thank Whitlinger
Reviewed 15 December 2012

I really like the Apple pecan salad (added grilled chicken) - the dressing is the best - but we call it the $ 10 salad place. Salads are very high priced for what you get. We like the flavor though so every so often we...More

Thank Marisa R
Reviewed 9 March 2012

Very creative and luscious menu. Sandwiches combine fresh ingredients... Beef & Brie, for example.

Thank Jefisan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Auto Center Dr Ste 103, Lake Forest, CA 92610-2847
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 949-716-1000
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