The Brunch Guide

 Ah, brunch; the perfect balance of lunch and breakfast, and everyone's favorite excuse for day drinking. Search our mouthwatering brunch guide.

Delicious Brunch with poached eggs and toasted bagle.

Brunch in Orange County


Anepalcos Café

415 S. Main St, Orange, CA 92868 | (714) 771-2333
3737 W Chapman Ave, Orange, CA 92868 | (714) 456-9642

Anepalco’s Café is a non-traditional Mexican-French Café. Our use of traditional French techniques, together with Mexican flavors, is what makes Anepalco’s Café unique. Our menu uses only the freshest of ingredients and Executive Chef Daniel Godinez’s passion and loving care to provide you unique experiences in every dish served from the kitchen to your table.

Brunch Hours: 11am – 3pm on the weekends

Bayside Restaurant

900 Bayside Drive
Newport Beach, CA, 92660
(949) 721-1222

New American cuisine comes to life in this custom-designed location overlooking the harbor in Newport Beach, California. Award-winning Executive Chef Paul Gstrein brings culinary drama to his inventive dishes for lunch, dinner and the enormously popular Champagne Sunday Brunch. Lunch, dinner or brunch dining may all be enjoyed al fresco on our wrap-around patio, made comfortable with built-in heaters and sun drapes.

Brunch Hours: Sunday 11am – 3pm

Cha Cha’s Latin Kitchen

110 W. Birch St.
Brea, CA 92821
(714) 255-1040

Live Music & Two Course Brunch with a Glass of Champagne for Only $23 or add $6 with Bottomless Mimosas

Brunch Hours: Sunday from 11am-3pm

Chapter One: the modern local

227 N Broadway

Santa Ana, CA 92701

(714) 352-2225

Weekend Brunch

$19 Bottomless Mimosa Flights, Special Brunch Entrees, Live Music!

Check out our Weekend Brunch menu here:


Claim Jumper

6501 E Pacific Coast Highway Long Beach, CA 90803 | (562) 431-1321
27845 Santa Margarita Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA 92691 | (949) 461-7170
More locations available on website.

Our huge selection of brunch items is sure to satisfy everyone! With a multitude of breakfast classics, hearty lunch options, homemade desserts, and healthy salads, our Sunday brunch buffet is sure to have exactly what you want.

Brunch Hours: 10am – 2pm

Coyote Grill

31621 South Coast Highway
Laguna Beach CA, 92651

Breakfast hours 7 days a week 7AM-12PM
Weekend Brunch 7AM-2PM
Egg dishes served till 2PM On Saturdays and Sundays

We are proud to be serving up delicious Baja Mexican style breakfast for 30 years!
Sitting on the Coast of South Laguna looking over the Ocean Coyote Grill
uses fresh ingredients and family kept recipes to create dishes such as our Chilaquiles, Chorizo and eggs, Huevos Rancheros, and Carne asada n eggs the locals and food lovers alike never leave hungry or dissatisfied.
Also serving great breakfast cocktails such as our “Mimosa Screw” which is a must try, As well as our award winning Bloody Mary and of course all the traditional breakfast cocktails.
Whether you are taking friends and family out to breakfast or you want to have a Sunday FUNDAY in the Cantina we promise you will enjoy dining with us!
“Mi Casa Es Su Casa! “

Eat Chow

1802 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627 | (949) 650-2469
211 62nd St, Newport Beach, CA | (949) 423-7080

We are a small cafe with locations in Costa Mesa and Newport Beach. Our Menu is sort of all over the place but we call our cuisine New American. We try really hard to make our food taste good and give the best service possible.

Brunch Hours: 7am to 12:30pm Weekends

Fig & Olive

151 Newport Center Drive
Fashion Island
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 877-3005

FIG & OLIVE is about passion for the best olive oils, flavors and cuisine from the Riviera& Coastal regions of the South of France, Italy and Spain. Our large variety of extra virgin olive oils was selected to be paired with each dish and to be offered for tasting at the beginning of each meal.

Brunch Hours: Saturday & Sunday: 11am to 4pm


6507 Quail Hill Parkway
Irvine, CA 92603
(949) 725-1773

Having joined the Orange County dining landscape in 2005, LUCCA in Irvine has become known for its one-of-a-kind menu, reminiscent of a Euro bistro, complete with an exquisite wine bar, wide selection of cheese and charcuterie offerings and seasonal tasting menus. In addition to off-site catering and Lucca2Go, the eatery offers sandwiches, salads and pastas on its lunch menu, but come dinnertime the café changes to a European-type bistro that serves small plates, cheese and charcuterie.

Brunch Hours: Served from 9:30am to 2pm Saturdays and Sundays

Matador Cantina

111 N Harbor Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92832
(714) 871-8226

The Matador brings weekend brunch to Downtown Fullerton. Prepared by Executive Chef David Dennis, the menu offers a fusion of traditional and contemporary Mexican-inspired cuisine.

Brunch Hours: Saturday and Sunday from 9am – 2pm

Newport Landing Restaurant

503 Edgewater Pl.
Newport Beach, CA 92661, USA

For over thirty years, Newport Landing Restaurant provides an award winning upscale casual atmosphere located on the harbor’s edge, with some of the best views of Newport Harbor from the upstairs Oyster Bar, the outside covered Lanai patio or one of its dining rooms.

At Newport Landing we are dedicated to serving the freshest, and when possible, sustainable seafood available. We only serve fresh hand cut steaks and fresh ground hamburger, fresh natural steroid free chicken breasts, fresh breads delivered daily and fresh locally sourced produce. Local California wine list, craft beers and tropical drinks, along with the “Longest Happy Hour in Town” served in our upstairs Oyster Bar.

Sunday Buffet Brunch: 10am – 2pm

Nick’s Restaurant

440 South Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 376-8595

Nick’s is dedicated to perfecting the dining experience through continuous innovation, offering the highest quality food and beverage, and executing impeccable standards of hospitality. The deeply instilled Nick’s culture is personified by its Ladies and Gentlemen – professionals who share a single focus and are inspired and committed to offering great service and creating positive memorable experiences.

Brunch Hours: 7:30am – 11:30am

Orange County Mining Company

10000 S Crawford Canyon Rd
Orange, CA 92705
(714) 997-7411

Featuring a wide variety of favorite dishes and a beautiful morning view of Orange County, Sunday Brunch at Orange County Mining Company is a great way to enjoy the weekend with your family.

With a made-to-order omelette station, a hot carving station, freshly prepared waffles, pancakes, scrambled eggs, and a seasonal variety of over a dozen freshly prepared hot foods – Sunday morning is something to look forward to!

Brunch Hours: Sunday 9:30am-3pm

Orange Hill Restaurant & Bar

6410 East Chapman Avenue
Orange, CA 92869
(714) 997-2910

Our weekend brunch is always a unique experience here at Orange Hill Restaurant. The buffet offers complimentary champagne and a number of indulgent options to please any palate, including made-to-order pasta, omelets, fresh seafood, carving stations, decadent desserts and much more. Brunch is”’ available Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and Sunday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Plums Cafe and Catering

369 East 17th Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
(949) 722-7586

Plums Café, known for their award-winning breakfast, is a culinary treasure for those who truly appreciate the eclectic nature of Orange County. The Northwest-influenced menu features signature dishes such as, Alderwood Smoked Salmon Hash, Oregon Pepper Bacon, Fresh Roasted Hazelnut Pancakes and lunch selections that include; Pan-Fried Trout, Fresh Wild Salmon and unique sandwiches and salads.

Brunch Hours: Saturday and Sunday from 8am – 3pm

Ramos House Café

31752 Los Rios St
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 443-1342

The idea of the Ramos House Cafe is simple. As in the old days, the owner lives and works at the house. The wines are kept in the cellar, the herbs are grown in the garden and the ice cream is turned out back. The menu is seasonal and pretty much changes daily. We specialize in contemporary American cuisine with an obvious tilt towards breakfast and the South.

Brunch Hours: Saturday and Sunday from 8:30am – 3pm

Sapphire Laguna

1200 S. Coast Hwy.
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 715-9888

The Family at Sapphire Laguna is committed to providing our guests with exceptional service, quality, and value. We aspire to perfect our craft, create emotional connections, and set the gastronomic benchmark for cuisine in Southern California, and beyond.

Come, be as a guest in our home. We look forward to serving you!

Brunch Hours: Saturday and Sunday 9am-3pm

TAPS Fish House & Brewery

101 E.Imperial Hwy., Brea, CA 92821 | (714) 257-0101
13390 Jamboree Rd, Irvine, CA 92602 | (714) 619-0404

Experience the flavors of France, Asia, and New Orleans in our daily celebration of fresh seafood, prime steaks and thick chops. Join us for lunch or dinner, or for our Sunday Brunch extravaganza. Our extensive menu choices will please any palate. Reservations are accepted, and encouraged for larger parties and weekend evenings.

Brunch Hours: Sunday from 9:30am – 3pm

The Queen Mary’s Champagne Sunday Brunch

1126 Queens Hwy
Long Beach, CA 90802
(562) 499-1606

Wrapped in the elegant grace of the Grand Salon and featuring live entertainment, the Champagne Sunday Brunch has the air of a royal soiree and is anything but typical. Free flowing champagne, live music and a tantalizing signature menu that is sure to please even the most discerning palates, makes the Queen Mary Champagne Sunday Brunch a Long Beach tradition that cannot be missed.

Brunch Hours: Sundays 9:30AM – 2PM


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