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264 N Glassell St, Orange, CA 92866-1409
+1 714-633-3260
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
264 N Glassell St, Orange, CA 92866-1409
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I was in the area for a business meeting today. This restaurant was perfect. Great location, huge menu and fabulous service. My lunch was the chicken cordon blu. Absolutely delicious.

Thank TheGatesClan
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Cute historic home turned cafe right by the University. Love sitting outside on the patio! Garlic Chicken Salad with lots of feta cheese is a must! Oh but don't forget the carrot cake for dessert!

Thank munchkin2plump
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The surroundings were like being in an old house with old things that hadn't been updated. The menu is large but nothing popped off the page as sounding that great. The food was below average as it was very plain and kind of tasteless. I...More

1  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A delicious lunch! My salad was fresh and tasty and the quinoa bowl was yum yum.The service was very good. I'll be back.

Thank whollows
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Get here early as the restaurant will fill up. Large menu options and the food is extremely fresh and well cooked. Whoever said heathy food is not deciduous never ate here. Portions are large as well. Staff is friendly.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Not the only food there...there are a zillion choices, but the salads are my favorite. They are delicious, large and creative. Not to mention fresh. Outdoor seating is nice. Service is good and there is indoor seating when its too warm to sit outside. Great...More

Thank DonnaKarson
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Lured in by the Kale-Hummus Dip...mmmmm! And the Thai Nachos were an excellent choice also. Service was excellant.

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Ruta as we call it is awesome for dinner with the girls. The food is delicious and the atmosphere is relaxing. We enjoy sitting outside and people watching. This is a place where everyone can oder something and we all end up sharing bites because...More

Thank Travelerwantshomesty
Reviewed 6 January 2017

You are on a great street for people watching so the outdoor seating is perfect. The ingredients are fresh and the size of the entrees are quite large. There are some additional parking spaces if you turn into the driveway. The inside is whimsically decorated,...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I love the many choices of food. I love the friendly and competent staff. I have several food allergies and I can always something to eat. Sitting outside is my favorite

Thank Jo2119
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13 May 2015|
Response from Lucia826 |
Can you please open a Ruta's in San Juan Capistrano? It's near my home... Please?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 264 N Glassell St, Orange, CA 92866-1409
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 714-633-3260
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