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$$$$American, ,
211 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4714
+1 949-361-2079
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Wine Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
211 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4714
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A couple of friends and I met here on a Thursday night. For Southern California it's very good. I'm spoiled by having lived in NorCal for 15 years, I guess. Service was fantastic. It's a quaint place (which of course means small) but we were...More

Thank knikkki
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

After walking out of South of Nick ( we were told to sit anyplace and then a my place we sat became reserved except the worst table in this drunken circus ) we walked over to the vine a place we have been waiting to...More

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We were a party of 6. We did not have reservations. It was a mid week. They were very gracious and took us in. Everyone found the meals excellent. We thought it is one of the best in San Clemente. Enjoyed it very much.

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 5 December 2017

There's a lot of great restaurants in town but I have to say the staff at Vine went well above and beyond to accommodate us on a very busy night - thank you Kyle and Barbara for making our night amazing. And the food and...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Loved the cuisine and ambience. First time in San Clemente and the food was delicious. Our server, Kirk, was excellent. Very friendly, took the time to explain the menu and his suggestion was top notch! Thank you for a great evening!

Thank K S
Reviewed 17 November 2017

This is one of our favorite places in San Clemente - lots of great tasting food and an awesome wine list. The service is always excellent.

Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Love the uniqueness of the delicious cuisine, and the lavender cocktail was lovely! The atmosphere of the intimate dining room was very cozy and comfortable. Service was first class. So enjoyable.

Thank carolynsueh
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We visited family in the area and dined at Vine together. The food was excellent and the ambiance even better

Thank kschroen
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Don't waste your money. Overpriced for what you get. I ordered a filet, it was covered in a bland sauce to hide the tough meat. The Caesar salad was worse. Do not recommend this restaurant

Thank casey2001338
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Excellent food, great atmosphere a bit expensive but worth it. I recommend this place for special occasions.

Thank Mariam M
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10 August 2016|
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Response from FromPlaya | Reviewed this property |
Same here … never felt rushed, even during prime time on a Friday evening. But I would agree, at a minimum, a heads up should be given when being seated (or sooner if possible) that things were overbooked, but being asked... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
American, Wine Bar, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4714
    (Del Mar Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-361-2079
VINE is an all-encompassing Wine Country dining experience, featuring a Wine Bar, Open Kitchen, and a Semi-Private Dining table in our Wine Room. It offers South Orange County residents a fine dining night out with a complete food and wine experience. VINE is a Wine Country Cuisine influenced by the Napa Valley and other wine producing regions. Our menu features exceptionally fresh & seasonal ingredients of the highest quality prepared daily from scratch. Menu selections include noteworthy meats, flavorful seafood, handpicked produce from our garden, and diverse beverage selections ranging from 8 craft beers on tap, signature craft cocktails, and over 25 worldwide wine selections by the glass.
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