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Mimi's Cafe

17231 17th St, Tustin, CA 92780-1926
+1 714-544-5522
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (8 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17231 17th St, Tustin, CA 92780-1926
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Love the atmosphere and service along with great food at good prices. Was able to have good conversation to do business and enjoy a good meal.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Love the food, and the service is always top rate with the servers checking back often to see if you need refills, extra bread basket, etc. Especially like the coupons emailed to me.

Thank gin11153
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Birthday celebration We were a large party of friends at dinner to celebrate a birthday. Our waitress was Rachel. She was outstanding. We wanted separate checks for different couples. She took our orders, brought everything correctly and brought the checks when we asked for them....More

Thank Tzipster
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Mimi's Café is near the 55 freeway which is a blessing for anyone who is hungry can exit 17th street and proceed across the light to the Café. It is a quaint place. Felt like home. Service was great and the mimosa excellent. From eggs...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I have a Mimi's within walking distance of home, but this one is worth driving a little ways. They are ALWAYS busy. They have a lot of long term employees who are very friendly and attentive. The chefs even wander about and introduce themselves and...More

Thank ijustknow29
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Prices are very reasonable for the quality of food. Casual dining, and diverse menu. Even better deal if you sign up for the Mimi’s email blast. They send out 2-for one coupons regularly. Corn Chowder is highly recommended.

Thank The_Heaths2011
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The coupon started us going to Mimi's and we now go every week. The food has always been of exceptional quality and delicious. We often order the New York Club Steak and the quality of the meat and tenderness is very good. The steak is...More

Thank 2901Signature
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Great menus options. I love the waffles and their famous Buttermilk Spice muffins. My mother had the Eggs Benedict - Can't get much better than that. Service was great!

Thank dianaknick
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I have eaten here a number of times. This time was for brunch with a friend. Their menu options are huge! We had a light meal that was tasty - a muffin and some eggs. The service was great - they kept our coffee cups...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I reviewed this when it was officially a Mimi's cafe, but now I have to write a new review because the management has changed and so has the menu. Sad. Still a nice place to eat but not very "French" anymore. Can still get the...More

Thank Steve E
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Thomas P
2 August 2018|
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Response from gin11153 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they appear to have a full bar at the tustin restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17231 17th St, Tustin, CA 92780-1926
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Tustin
  • Phone Number: +1 714-544-5522
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