Side Street Cafe

1799 Newport Blvd.
Costa Mesa, CA 92627


  • Daily 7:30am-3:30pm
  • $
  • Family Style, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Necessary
Think Norm's, but even more filling and without all the grease. Side Street Cafe's pancakes are gospel, the fried-egg sandwiches the stuff of an Elvis fantasy, and all about an intense, fatty flavor. Chicken-fried steak, three-egg omelets, sandwiches for lunch-here is the refuge for Orange Countians who remember the lay of the land before the Reconquista.

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