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Mimi's Cafe

2177 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-5665
+1 760-721-7170
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pot roast” (3 reviews)
“carrot raisin” (2 reviews)
“crepes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
2177 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-5665
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had both breakfast and dinner here. The service was excellent and the food quality was excellent. The wait staff is very knowledgeable.

Thank John R
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Very pleasantly surprised. Super friendly server, very good food and prices. Had a very enjoyable Saturday night with my wife.

Thank howardb968
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We just stopped by because we were looking for a dessert place. Staff was friendly, cakes very good and big enough - however the price is rather high. Still we thought is was worth it.

Thank usach
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I don't get why this place is busy. The food is so-so and the service is worse. Here is a rundown of the food we ordered I had farmhouse tacos, basically a scramble of breakfast meats and eggs in a corn tortilla. It was ok....More

Thank Dfettner
Reviewed 11 July 2017

First of all, we were the only customers to start with at 2pm..so were hounded to place our order shortly after arriving...once placed..the wait tme was over 15 mins.. I ordered a Turkey Club Sandwich and Onion Soup. after I was asked Soup or Salad?...More

Thank June P
Reviewed 25 June 2017

My wife and I recently went to Mimi's Cafe in Oceanside. When we lived in Southern California this was a favorite place for breakfast. On this particular day there were not many customers and surprisingly the hostess took a little longer to show up take...More

Thank Hector B
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We first ate at a Mimi's Cafe on a trip to the LA area a couple of years ago and then later found this one in Oceanside. I signed up for the mailing list and like that fact that a few times a year, I...More

Thank Linda J C
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We eat at Mimi's often because of their 2 for 1 club offers. We are never disappointed with the food, which is always excellent. The French dip for lunch is fantastic. The tomato bisque soup and spinach salad are great for lunch or to add...More

Thank sbergers0n
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Mimi's I believe is a chain and is very busy so can be hit or miss. The times we went due to my being celiac I ask for a waiter with an allergy so they could understand. Our waiter, Collus, nailed it both times. He...More

Thank keptmyname
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Overall, I recommend Mimis Oceanside. I only gave them four stars because I can see that if they ever got busy, they could NOT maintain a good level of service. I was there when it was down to 20 people, in which we got great...More

Thank Guettler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
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: 2177 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-5665
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-721-7170
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