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“A Six Egg Omelette”
Review of Harbor House Cafe

Harbor House Cafe
Ranked #45 of 146 Restaurants in Dana Point
Cuisines: American, Chinese, Mexican
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Breakfast, Takeout
Reviewed 18 August 2013

We found this restaurant by chance. Arriving early for a whale watching tour out of Dana Point, we drove through the town looking for a spot to have breakfast and saw this cute little red restaurant. Judging by its rustic character, it's been around a long time. It was about 9:45 am and packed-- good sign. I started to order the omelette until the waitress mentioned it had six eggs. I just wasn't that hungry. Decor is a little rustic but large portions for the money. It took a while to get served so if you've got a deadline, allow a little extra time.

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Reviewed 30 July 2013

This place is great for families with young kids. We went in for a meal after a long beach day, and they served us fast, with friendly service even though our kids were acting like they'd never left the house. Not fantastic food, but the service and price do the trick for a low key meal.

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Reviewed 9 July 2013

Not a very fancy place but great food and large portions, serves breakfast menu all day and good salads and dessert. Very colorful ship and movie motif with great servers.

Thank Dave S
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Reviewed 8 July 2013

Harbor House is a diner, plain and simple. They have a huge menu, and as several reviews have pointed out, they have very good (and huge) breakfasts. You can also get an excellent bowl of oatmeal at Harbor House.

Service is always both friendly and excellent. The food is top notch diner food, and the prices fair for what you get. It is our "go to" restaurant for a quick breakfast; a small business meeting; or a great lunch. I find that I order the beef vegetable soup a lot at lunch--it is house made and excellent.

The menu is massive (see it online). The place serves 24 hours a day--I have been there as late as 10 pm (late for me) and as early as 4 am, and received the same service and quality.

This place is a keeper.

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Thank LagunaMike
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Reviewed 3 June 2013

Food is pretty good but not great. Service is average. It's not romantic. There isn't a view. Not dirt cheap. So why is this 5*?!

Because when you are HUNGRY and want FOOD, FAST, at any time of DAY or NIGHT, you come HERE. Massive food portions from an enormous menu with every kind of food you could want. Breakfast all day. The last of the quintessential beach diners.

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Thank scphil21
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