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Filling Station

201 N Glassell St, Orange, CA 92866-1408
+1 714-289-9714
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“tuna sandwich” (4 reviews)
“french toast” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 N Glassell St, Orange, CA 92866-1408
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here 3 times in the last month. Great food, prices, and location. Busy on weekend for breakfast but not bad late night. Sitting on the patio is great!

Thank Alma B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone recommended me this place and I went a couple of times but the experience was not very good. The service is slow and the food is average quality; e.g. potatoes were not tasty at all! Once I went with someone who recommended me the...More

Thank jerrewell
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped for lunch on our way to tour Chapman University and we're a little surprised to find it packed on a Tuesday afternoon. The food was hot, delicious, and fast. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. I hope we get the chance to...More

Thank cara d
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Delicious food and wonderful service. This Resturant deserves the great ratings that Trip Advisor has posted. I had just arrived from the East Coast and was in search of good food with an outdoor seating. My waiter Sammy delivered excellent service. Though they were busy,...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Great breakfast and lunch by Chapman University. Eggs Benedict and French toast. Good atmosphere and price for generous portions.

Thank Grant K
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Old Orange on border of Chapman U. has a lot of character and charm and unfortunately too many people/too few parking spots. If you are fortunate to go at the right time and day, Filling Station is a good choice. We went for a business...More

Thank leegL878WL
Reviewed 7 January 2018

My wife and I had noticed the restaurant when we were taking an Old Towne Ghost Walk so when we went back to the area for their Christmas Tree lighting ceremony, we stopped to have dinner. The atmosphere is really unique as it was a...More

Thank mjbncc1701
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Noticed restaurant while walking around Old Town Orange and were attracted by the large number of people at the terrace and waiting to get seated. Our wait was only 5 minutes and we were seated under a large tree. my French Dip was excellent and...More

Thank August W
Reviewed 8 December 2017

A very nice place - come early if you don't have a reservation, because it does seem to get good and busy, and with good reason. Great food, not cheap, but you will not be disappointed here!

Thank itstheflyingdutchman
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Located at the corner of Glassell Street and Maple Avenue, the Filling Station Café is housed in a converted gas station in Old Town Orange, north of the traffic circle at Glassell and Chapman Avenue. NOTE that parking is always a challenge in Old Town...More

Thank BruinDan
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Questions & Answers
Brett W
11 April 2018|
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Response from 02corvette | Reviewed this property |
They are open for lunch and dinner and I think they do not close until 9 or 10. On Sunday's I know they are open earlier than lunch for the breakfast crowd.. Look at their website for the actual hours of operation. That is... More
Teri C
5 December 2017|
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Response from FunintheOCsun | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we just took my boss, who is post-polio, and they were very accommodating.
Mark M
1 April 2017|
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Response from Hapygmaof6 | Reviewed this property |
They take reservations M-F; but, so busy on weekends reservations only after 4 p.m.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Glassell St, Orange, CA 92866-1408
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 714-289-9714
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