Great breakfast for cars and coffee Saturday's! I'll definitely be back, thanks Courtney for the history behind Rockwell's and the great service!
This is an awesome place to go. Definitely the coldest beer and the food is great. The cookies are phenomenal. Their happy hour is great and at a decent price. Totally recommend this place.
Ordered a custom cake from Rockwells for a baby shower. Wow it was such a hit! First..logistics were easy the cake menu is posted on the counter and they are flexible about the combinations. I ordered a custom cake that combined some baby booties in sugar and really gorgeous flowers in combinations of pink. The outcome was gorgeous. They made it easy to transport by taping the top just right to prevent bumps. The cake is on a white paper cardboard stand if you did not have a cake plate you could get away without it. Most importantly the cake was delicious including icing. It was ready when requested. Highly recommend Rockwells for custom cakes. Everybody took a picture..the cake was devoured which hardly happens at a shower...and I gave out their name a dozen times because this cake was so pretty and sophisticated..really an exceptional product. Thank you! More...
The food is awesome and the service is good too!!
My sons cake for his birthday came out PERFECT!!! Not only did it look fantastic, but it tasted amazing!!! The overall ordering process was simply with reasonable pricing; and the customer service was great. I will definitely be coming back!! More...
This place was hot and poppin'! Sunday morning brunch and there is no wait at 10am but as the hour passed it got much busier. Great food, service was good. Coffee is good and the food is amazing! (Try the corned beef hash) amazing!! The dessert case looks like it's filled with many tasty items from pastries to cupcakes to cakes, etc. They have many daily deals/entertainment happenings and live music on some nights. I read taco Tuesday even! If you live nearby or want a great spot to eat I suggest here. More...
great breakfast! wonderful service!
Cozy ol' Villa Park establishment across the street from grandmas house. Great for breakfast (chicken fried chicken w/ Cajun potatoes), great for dinner (big juicy burger w/ fries). Live music on the weekend night was quite a nice surprise. More...
We came here on a Saturday morning for the car n coffee event. We have a Chevy c-10 68'. I was starving so we sat to eat. The first hostess, (didn't catch her name, had a long pony tail) was so sweet . Automatically asked us if we wanted "java". I loved it! Our server came over "Courtney" she was amazing! So cheery! I could tell they were very short staffed but she didn't seem to allow it to get to her. She was apologizing for the wait, but there was none. Our drinks and food came out perfect! Courtney checked on us serval times prior to another great server (male) coming to help us! Both we beyond great! Food was amazing, drink exceptional. I highly recommend the breakfast and pastries! Hope to come back when these serves are here! More...
We had a cake made by Jordan for our son's graduation! Her cake was PERFECT!!! Just like the picture we showed her and tasted amazing!
I've been 3 times in 3 days! Day one, I had the Hawaiian Brioche French Toast and coffee. It was very tasty but unfortunately it was served warm, not hot. We were a party of six and as far as I could tell everyone loved their breakfast choices. My friend ordered the huevos rancheros and loved it! The service was fast and friendly. Since the first visit I've also enjoyed their bran muffins, bear claws, and bacon and cheese croissants. More...
After a disappointing first experience with a quest for cupcakes, the owner reached out after my original review. She was very apologetic and offered to hand deliver the cupcakes we had originally gone to the bakery for, which was very much appreciated. We arranged to pick them up at the bakery instead and didn't have to pay, which we thought of as a good compensation for the strangeness of the first encounter. The cupcakes were delicious and we were so happy to learn that when you write a review on Yelp you aren't just shouting into the void. Bad reviews on Yelp obviously hurt a business like this, so glad to know that problems are being addressed and amends being offered. More...
Our family trollied up here last Friday night, nice surprise that there was a live band playing a super fun mix of music! The food was good, even had vegan options ! The cocktails were great, the bartender Courtney was fun and personable! The atmosphere is great here, my teenagers and my parents love it. Also the desserts are delicious and there are always vegan treats. More...
I love Rockwell's. They provide great service, atmosphere and food. They have a great happy hour too! Courtney and Fernando are super servers that make the place a very welcoming and fun place to visit!!
I've been wanting to try this place for years & almost did not because the ratings are a little discouraging. I honestly don't know what anyone could complain about? Stopped in for late lunch with my husband and immediately served and doted on! Service was impeccable and food amazing. Definitely going back for dinner & breakfast. More...
Great food and the service is awesome!
Dr. Cam G.
Essentially you call abc the walk you through what you what. I have two terrible cakeEncounters bit the still tasted good even when the collapsed. Every cake from sixth grade till my 40th birthday to include my son's baptism More...
Great food, nice bar area with a large local draft beer selection! Bartender Courtney is awesome! Highly recommend.
I had to have a truly excellent carrot cake for my son-in-law’s birthday. Google said Rockwell’s had the best carrot cake in Orange County. I agree! I walked in & was greeted by a BEAUTIFUL young woman!!! She answered all my questions & let me get a sample piece. Then her partner a young man got my whole cake: 8” w/ 3 layers—extra thick cream cheese frosting between layers—plus artist birthday greeting on top! The sample was heavenly! I let my daughter & granddaughter eat half of my single piece. They said, “Best they ever had!” Agreed! I will return to Rockwell’s soon. I wanna see that beautiful receptionist again—and get more cake too, of course! Jerry S—Irvine More...
You could eat one of everything eso good
This review is for their cinnamon roll. It's big, cinnamony and oh so moist!!! A great treat for $3.50!
I had to have a truly excellent carrot cake for my son-in-law's birthday. Google said Rockwell's had the best carrot cake in Orange County. I agree! I walked in & was greeted by a BEAUTIFUL young woman!!! She answered all my questions & let me get a sample piece. Then her partner a young man got my whole cake: 8" w/ 3 layers--extra thick cream cheese frosting between layers--plus artist birthday greeting on top! The sample was heavenly! I let my daughter & granddaughter eat half of my single piece. They said, "Best they ever had!" Agreed! I will return to Rockwell's soon. I wanna see that beautiful receptionist again--and get more cake too, of course! Jerry S--Irvine More...
Great local breakfast in Orange. Friendly staff and tasty selection of breakfast meals from Eggs Benedict to huevos rancheros. My wife and I are regulars here for weekend breakfast and are always seated within 15 min. Always enjoy coming here for a great tasting meal with a great staff! More...
We have had breakfast here after the car show and twice this week. Food is so tasty and reasonably priced. The bacon and sausage are delicious as are those canon potatoes! The Kiki Toast is great as well. The baked goods do not disappoint. All 3 servers have been exceptionally nice. They could be more attentive on our drinks and making sure we have condiments. With that said, we think it is the best breakfast spot in town. The portions are very generous too. More...
Not from the area but ate here for breakfast before a competition I had that was at the high school down the street. The menu was simple and had the usual Cali/American breakfast. My teammate had the eggs Benedict, my couch had the surfers breakfast (bacon, eggs, squaw bread) and I had poached eggs on avocado squaw toast with fruit. The squaw bread was so delicious and had a thick lather of mashed avocado on top with a perfect poached egg and a drizzle of olive oil. I didn't know how something so simple could taste truly amazing! As for the side of fruit I was impressed I had a variety of fruit and not your usual melon and pineapple you get from other breakfast spots.The place itself is on the far end of the outlets plaza (which yelp made it confusing where it would be located). The place is fairly sized with an option of outdoor and indoor seating. Wish I had more time to scope the desserts and baked goods but only got a glimpse on my way to the restroom (which was very clean).The only reason I gave this spot 4 stars is bec as an athlete water is extremely important especially before competition. With that being said, the waitress did not stop by to refill our tiny glasses of water. Other than that place is quaint and perfect for breakfast. More...
Very adorable spot but the restaurant food was mediocre. I didn't get a chance to try the bakery but it all looked amazing.
A Nice hidden Gem at the Outlers. Good food and good prices. Never too crowded. Full bar and Happy Hour from 2-6pm
My boyfriend and I love coming here for breakfast. Always such good food and the staff are always nice. Rachael and the other girls are always friendly and make it a fun atmosphere. The mimosas are pretty killer too ;) More...
The Post is amazing. We come mostly for breakfast but have had lunch and dinner. Every meal is great and the service is awesome. Today we had Andi as our waitress and she was very sweet and efficient. We love this place:) More...
One of our favorite local spots for brunch. Food is always good, and Rachel is a great server .
Absolutely love this place ! My husband and I grabbed pastries here on our way home from Orange County one night , after we stopped to let our kiddos stretch their legs at the outlet mall. Little did we know how amazing they would be. We lucked out and hit the "happy hour" time and ended up getting some of them 1/2 price which make it even better. I can honestly say, the croissants were the best ones I've ever had in my life , and my husband said the cannoli was truly amazing and the best ever. I also loved they had some vegan options, as my son can't have dairy . He was able to enjoy a brownie which made everyone happy . We ended up coming back a few more times just for the pastries , then decided to dine in and have dinner one evening . Best food we have ever had!!! I got a burger and my husband got s sandwich. We both devoured everything ! Can't wait to go back. Yummmm More...
Great desserts. I've been there three times and one find had mediocre service. Otherwise everyone is helpful and pleasant.
I was excited to have dinner here with my Mom and sister. Tried the fried pickles' salty yum! We shared pot pie and a sandwich. The best part was the dessert! I had box cake... and coconut macaroon. Prices are good and portion sizes are too. Will definitely be back! More...
Good food, fun place.
Wonderful place for fantastic meals. Their price are reasonable. 5 stars.
Best chocolate fudge cake ever!! A chocoholics dream!!large chocolate curls on top with fresh strawberries!!
Food was great, portions ample, and the service outstanding.
I will say I Love Rockwell's Cafe in Orange and bought my wedding cake from them many years ago. Anyway I recently learned they opened at the outlets in San Clemente. I'm going to say their desserts are more than reasonably priced at only $3 a cupcake. Compared to other local cafes that cost more and are smaller portions... I tried the Confetti cupcake, a lemon bar and a snickerdoodle cookie.. all were fresh and soft. Today I went in to try the food with a friend. The service was prompt friendly and nice. Our food came out hot and my coffee was refilled timely. I had breakfast basic eggs, toast, bacon side of avocado... my friend had the salmon salad and verde posole soup... all looked amazing and tasted great!! I hope more people go there because I'm tired of all the other over priced boring breakfast spots in town.... Thank you Rockwell's I will return soon! More...
Same day custom cake. Got the chocolate fudge cake for husbands birthday. We are a chocolate family and it was perfect. However our guest found it in the sweet side and couldn't even eat it all (then again the all have diabetes lol) my husband and i were very satisfied but if you want somethibg less sweet then i wouldnt recommend this. If you are a ln extreme chocolate lover like us then thisnis your cake. Service was great. More...
Tasty biscuit and gravy. Super rich!
Love coming here mainly because Nick is the best waiter ever! I've been here twice now and I've gotten Nick as my waiter both times. And the food is bomb! But the service is what made the experience so great, I'll be coming back for sure! More...
Great and affordable happy-hour snacks, like bruschetta and mozzarella sticks. Friendly service. Our server, Sheri, was great! Great vibe. Will be coming back soon and often! More...
Rockwells is a great place to eat and have a great time. The servers are incredible. I recommend Rockwells!
This review is strictly for their cinnamon roll. I just wanted a sweet bakery item that was not at a chain coffee store or restaurant. I remember seeing all of their bakery items before in their bakery case so I decided to come over and see if they had a cinnamon roll which they did. It's probably the size of a small salad plates maybe, 7 inches across. I arrived just after 8 AM and it was freshly made. However I didn't actually eat it until later in the day and I still found it soft, flavorful and not dry. There was just the right amount of sweetness and cinnamon flavor. I would've liked maybe a tiny bit more icing on top or even the side, but it was still good nonetheless, and at $3 I thought it was a very fair value. The server who assisted me was friendly and helpful. I wish they also had the option of the mini ones which i think I've seen off their food truck. More...
Love this place. Great food and great atmosphere. I’ve been going to this place to eat for years. Always great.
Outstanding cake selection. Try the red velvet, very moist and tasty. Also have cookies and other baked goods.
Wonderful place for fantastic meals. They are always so good and their price are reasonable. 5 stars.
Okay I came here on a Friday morning and was amazed by their array of pastries!! They had so many different kinds of cakes, cookies and muffins-I felt like I was in heaven. What makes them so unique is their interesting combination of being a bar, restaurant and bakery. I scanned their menu and saw multiple items I would be willing to try, but I only came in for breakfast so I got a coffee and two of their glazed upside down stuffed muffins. They didn't have an exact name for this pastry, but that is what I would best describe it as, and see my picture for a better idea. I got the the carrot cake and the bran muffin which were both stuffed with cream cheese. I also ordered a coffee, and my total came out to $8. Not bad at all, and the muffins were unreal! I'd never had such a thing, and I will gladly be returning here anytime I can to try the rest of their beautiful pastries! More...
Solid spot for breakfast and happy hour! It's located at the west-most end of the San Clemente Outlets. Spacious dog-friendly patio out front that even has heaters for the colder days . Great stop for drinks to loosen you up before opening up your wallet for mall shopping. So far, they are the only spot at the outlet mall with a full bar .The bloody Mary's and mimosas are delicious for a weekend morning. But if you are going to eat, I'd recommend doing that after shopping because you are going to be too full and tired to shop ! The service can be somewhat hit or miss. I've had great service here , but then other times the food can take a long time and I've felt almost forgotten. I'm usually so exhausted from shopping and just happy to be relaxing with my pup on the patio, so it's never really bothered me, but I can see how some might be impatient. For breakfast, try the Kiki's Toast (avocado toast with a poached egg and lemon pepper) or the Eggs Benedict or Breakfast Burrito. Breakfast portions are quite large, so you can easily share if you don't want to be stuffed so full that you can't walk around the mall.Happy hour boasts some good prices on craft beers and cocktails that are pretty average for the most part. I would stick to the beer / wine. The happy hour menu starts early - 2pm on Saturday afternoon- score !! For Happy Hour bites - the fried dill pickle chips are cut like classic fries and are a fun dish to share. They feed 2-3 people in a small silver bucket. The pork sliders and cheeseburger sliders are a great value at $7 and are big enough for a lighter meal for one person. Skip the nachos - they have a weird , unforgivable cheese sauce on them that makes you actually feel like it's totally possible to screw up nachos, something I didn't think possible. Overall a great addition to the mall , have a great dog friendly vibe and a full bar ! I recommend for those looking to kick back and relax, but not if you are in a hurry. More...
Courtney is amazing. Such great service. An added bonus? Courtney's impressive baseball knowledge. She knows her MLB. And the beer is really friggin cold! Convenient location. Decent prices. Try this place soon. More...
Better than expected.Monday morning has eggs benedict, wrap, salmon salad and kale chicken salad.It took awhile but it was good. The eggs could have been warmer but the cold food was rated good.Will check out the bakery next time, it looked really yummy. More...
This place is popular with the locals. It's a coffee-shop, bakery and bar all rolled into one. The bakery offers many different types of bake goods. I have never tasted their cakes but their customized selections looked really impressive. The breakfast and lunch menu are pretty good. Service is sort of slow, hence, the 4 stars. The bar area looks really cozy and they even have an outside patio area. More...
Thank you so much for the incredible cake! It was a huge hit! The flavors, the quality and the service overall amazing. When I went to go pick up the cake they were on top of it having someone help me load it in my very low car. Their restaurant always has some great food also! This is my second cake from here well done as always and of course first review sorry... More...
Thank you Jordan, the bakery manager and Rockwell's Bakery for making my daughter's wedding day so special. Jordan you were so helpful and went way above and beyond!
Julie was great to work with she made us a beautiful (and delicious) cake that was the hit of the party!
The food is very good and fresh great service alec and ian are fantastic very nice atmosphere very clean nice to sit in patio. I highly reccomend thos place to eat. More...
Amazing food, and super friendly staff! They will go out of their way to make sure you're having a great experience. I'm making my way through the whole menu and so far I've loved every single thing I've tried!
Had dinner here and the food and service was magnificent. Ask for Jess, she was the best !!
Great, greaty McGreat Great. If you are in Eagle Rock, eat here, get a malt, stop being anti-social, get a dog, stop doing things reviewers on Google tell you too, except to eat here, why are you still reading this.
Delicious, friendly staff... Clean...
Not enough bathroom space food was good staff was excellent
Went to cars and coffee and found this new local spot for breakfast. Everyone was very nice. I ordered a plain cheese omelette and it was fresh and hot. OMG was it large and delicious. I was so full I need to take a nap. Very happy to have found this new local place for breakfast. Keep up the great work!!!!! More...
Our favorite place for breakfast!!!! Love the pastries, cookies and if your looking for a cake they are wonderful!!!
Yawza! Great music... food is savory! Had the salmon and dessert was a Key Lime slice of pie! Perfect for a Saturday Night.
Giving Rockwell's five star for their customer service. This was my fist time ordering from them. I placed an order for a cake for my husband's birthday at their satellite location inside Watson's. There was a mishap with the pickup location but the staff at the Villa Park location were very helpful and apologetic and provided complimentary cupcakes. The cake was delicious and definitely buying again from them in the future. More...
1st time visit, Lunch time , good crowd, excellent service, very good food! Don't Miss it!
This place is pretty good. It’s got an interesting decor, patio seating, a bakery and the staff is nice. I came here today for lunch with some friends and had the prime rib dip with onion rings.
We were looking for a lunch spot while our car charged and this a perfect mix of convenience and food selection. The menu was typical diner food with a few unique options--California Benedict, which I ended up ordering. It was tasty! Pancakes, club sandwich, and a cheeseburger rounded out or table. Everything was great--not fine dining--it's mall food, after all, but it hit the spot as a road trip stop. We also ordered a cinnamon roll to go because breakfast pastries are 50% off between 2 and 6! You can't go wrong with a giant cinnamon roll for a$1.50! Service was not fast, go in with a leisurely attitude and you won't be disappointed. More...
Great food, amazing staff. MyGo-to for brunch and lunch! Try Taco Tuesday- you won't be disappointed.
I love this restaurant!! It has many bake goods available from their bakery readily available and displayed once you walk inVery tempting to avoid when you are hungry. The decor is comfy, and service is always fast and friendly. They have a bar in the back with TV's if interested. They also have a quaint patio area. If in the area, you must indulge!! More...
This is my favorite place to come on Monday afternoons with my nephew and niece after school to enjoy a quiet afternoon and yummy treats. You can't beat the location, atmosphere and food here. More...
Delicious food and the staff was great!!
This bakery is incredible! Love the cafe, as well. But I'm reviewing my most recent cake order from the bakery. We had a whale-themed baby shower on Sunday; and they made us a marble cake that was a work of art - and decadently delicious! How often does that happen? Actually, at Rockwells it ALWAYS happens. They have created cakes that look like cars, one that looked like a putting green on a golf course, and even one as a miniature model of our new car dealership. Show them a photo - and they can make a cake. The exceptional part is how delicious they are! I have taken large pieces to people who did not SEE the cake - and they still asked where in the world I bought such an incredibly rich, moist and delicious cake. Whatever your event, whatever your imagination, whatever your taste - Rockwells can create it - and you end up looking like a ROCK STAR! More...
I just had my birthday cake ordered from Rockwell's and it was amazing! The best carrot cake I've had. My boss has ordered cakes for me from here in the past and they never disappoint. Always rich in flavor.
Courtney makes the best drinks! I had the foundation of youth which was fantastic! She recommended the maws meatloaf and it was DELICIOUS! ! My husband had the turkey pot pie which he loved! Everyone is so friendly and attentive!! Of course we already had ordered dessert to go! A chocolate chip muffin and a brownie! More...
Love it! It's Become my regular spot for Sunday Breakfast. It's unique seating areas are great for family, sports and just sitting outside. I'm specially interested in the bakery offerings. Just walk in and take a gaze at the multitudE of cookies breads pastries etc. The menu is easy straightforward and my favorite is for sure the Chilaquiles. I recommend Omelettes and various other morning favorites. I do not write reviews until I have visited more than 3 times. It's just my opinion that I should be fair and certain about what I experience. Thank you all at Rockwell's and we'll see you tomorrow Sunday. Cheers, NRS More...
great Happy Hour food and drinksReally good selection of great eats to go with cheap beer and wine selections. We had Bruschetta, incredible chicken wings and BBQ pork sliders. all were good and we're going back for more. Eva was our server and very knowledgeable about menu and made good suggestions. We'll come back for breakfast and another happy hour too! More...
This was a great experience! Food was great, but honestly went back for the service! Our server was awesome! Courtney was the best!!!
What a find in Rockwell's. The wait staff is so dialed in and the food consistently great. Huevos Rancheros a must for breakfast. Cool bar with great cocktails and craft beers. My new go to place for breakfast, lunch or dinner! More...
Had some great appetizers and specialty drinks and ICE COLD BEER! Yes! Sat at in the bar area and Courtney took care of us. Great sense of Humor and everybody had a wonderful time! Coming back definitely! More...
OBSESSEEDDD!! what an amazing job Rockwell's Bakery did for my sisters birthday cakes. Staff was also super sweet.
Was in town for Conference. Had an excellent time. Ordered the meatloaf and it was fantastic. Also loved my coconut macaron. The best part was the server Courtney we absolutely intend to come back again. More...
The cupcakes are to die for! I ordered 50 of them for a baby shower and they were beautiful, huge, and super delicious. If you need a cake or cupcakes for your next event this is the place to go! I want to personally thank Jordan Witherspoon (the bakery manager) for all of your help with my order. More...
Solid customer service, fresh ingredients, clean and lovely environment. Will definitely come back soon!
Great food and service, the outdoor is beautiful and nice to sit.
Great food, great bakery!
My boss brought a triple layer white cake with buttercream and strawberries. It was spectacular.
Great place for a brunch. Absolutely love it!
Rockwell's is the go-to place at the Outlets. Rockwell's has a solid menu, serves breakfast all day, and is a great place to hang if you plan to charge your Tesla. This place is the closest to the 21 stall supercharger and has a great vibe. More...
SOOO good! If you read a recent post I did on Rubys Diner HB, avocado toast, you know how disappointed I was. Today I tried the same dish at Rockwells. OMG it was SO good! Perfect flavor, plenty of food, prepared beautifully. Server Erica was great, attentive and friendly. I will definitely be back. In fact, a couple hours after I had the Kiki Avocado Toast, I actually DID go back and had their chocolate dipped cannoli. I'm a bit of a cannoli snob, but this one makes my list of top TWO. I wish a Rockwells would open closer to Garden Grove. It's a long drive to San Clemente with the OC traffic. But I will surely go again. There are several things on the menu I want to try. THANK YOU ROCKWELL'S! More...
Nice menu. They had a soft opening before Christmas and now it is a fantastic place that needs to be seen. Fresh desserts daily. Get the cannoli (vanilla or chocolate) or a lemon bar. I saw Spicy cauliflower and was told it wan't too spicy. It was fantastic. I went back the next day and found that some of the appetizers are on dale for$5 from 3-6. My neighbor and I ordered something's to go and I asked about fried pickles. Courtney, an employee ordered some for herself and let us try them. That's not something I could eat an order if all by myself, but having the opportunity to sample something.....she went above and beyond with customer service. It's just south of Nike and Converse. Nice looking bars and quite a few TV screens. Menu is nice. Very friendly staff. More...
That was an extremely amazing lunch! Wow!! Best turkey burger I think I've ever had. Also the fries were perfect! Husband had the Club Sandwich it looked so good I'm ordering that next time.
I don't know why they have a 3 star review honestly I had good service here. I ordered avocado toast and wanted the plate to be made the way I don't at home. They had no problem making my food the way I wanted it. I asked for lemons, pepper, basil added on the side. Most places tell me they cannot do that for me. More...
Love the location, just for me because I am close. Buttttttt OMG the service and food is wonderful. You must try the fried pickles, very yummy. Full bar and all types of sports on the the TV's. Perfect place in San Clemente. More...
Very cool spot in the Outlet Mall. A bakery? A cafe? A bar? Yes. All three. A very nice spot to grab coffee and dessert. Also a great place to get a cold beer. I prefer the beers myself. Lots of local beers and super cold. I know it's cold because they display the temperature right above the taps. Jessica the Manager is super cool. Can't wait to come back!!! More...
Wow! Best meal we have had since we have been in CA on vacation and it's at the Outlet Mall! Best fried pickles ever (kinda like fries, had a little kick), yummy fish & chips (too full to eat the chips), interesting local beer (guava) and very friendly competent service. As an added bonus, the sun is shining(been raining since we arrived) More...
I've been coming here since high school and the bakery is just as good now as over a decade ago. I can't say much about the food in the cafe as I've only sat down to eat there once or twice and remember it being decent- nothing special just your usual breakfast items but the bakery is delicious! I love their honey walnut bran muffin. For how good it is I can't believe it is healthy or partly healthy at least with the ingredients in the name. The brownie, magic bar, and pecan roll are also excellent choices. Each item is bigger than the next so you definitely get your money's worth. My husband and I eat them over the course of a few days and honestly they are just as good when you eat them as leftovers which you'll have to since they are hefty in size! If you're craving something baked and sweet- head to Rockwell's! More...
Such a fun concept!! I love food, sweets are my weakness and you can't go wrong with s full bar!!! Wish we lived closer because we will definitely be back! The staff was wonderful and super kind to my three wild childern. More...
It’s a bar, a restaurant, and a bakery with a fire pit on the patio! The only thing that would make it better is if they’d allow dogs. Get the white box cake with raspberry between the layers and sit in Marissa’s section for the best service. More...
Rockwell's Cafe & Bakery offer much more then your normal shop. Also they offer alls at reasonable prices
Great food, great vibes, excellent staff - a great time! HAPPY HOUR 7 DAYS A WEEK! Fried pickles! Breakfast served all day and a breakfast burrito that was bigger than my face will no doubt sway you to eat here at least once a week. Fresh baked treats including vegan and gluten free friendly selections! HAPPY HOUR SEVEN DAYS A WEEK!!!!! Did I mention fried pickles More...
This place is amaze! The breakfast burrito (add bacon, of course) is the best I've had yet. The staff was super friendly, Courtney is a love. Loves her job you can tell. The apple muffin was excellent and all the other baked goods looked super good. Nice patio to relax in the sun. Well done! More...
This 5 star review is actually for our server Courtney. I would give the food 4 stars, but Courtney's amazing attitude drives my review to 5 stars and it keeps us coming back. The food is good and the variety is nice. They have a full bar and if you like breakfast, they serve it all day. Thanks Courtney, we will see you again soon. More...
Excellent food and service. Love the location which is quiet and they have an outdoor patio that is doggie friendly.
Stopped by to check the place out. Drink menu is great, lots of food options. Great burger and tots! The macarons are delicious and only $1. 50 each which is pretty good for macarons. Will go back for sure. More...
The food was very good, If you're seated, at the Bar, be sure remind Courtney that her tag is showing on her shirt. Fun place, a welcome to San Clemente. Hopefully they can hold a spot out front for me, if we bring our 32 Deuce Coupe during the car show, on Sat? Also was pleasantly surprised there was even a peek of view of the ocean. Indoor and outdoor seating obviously, we chose to sit at the bar because it was crowded, where Courtney whipped up a nice coffee drink for my wife, it was cold and rainy hit the spot. So hope it succeeds and that the staffing is equally competent in a year from now. It's not the same kind of vib, but they do have a nice bakery section (custom cakes) and maybe they could fill the niche that Ellie left? PS Will be back a 3rd time, the second was to pick up my jug that Courtney kindly save for me. Godspeed. More...
Ordered breakfast sandwich and boyfriend said it was good, but the potatoes were not fully cooked. I had a veggie wrap which was super dry and lacked flavor. The fries that came with it were tasty though. I also ordered some bakery items and we only ate one of the two items which was a pecan cinnamon type item. It was good, but a little dry. More...
BABY WHAT A BIG SURPRISE! This was about our 3rd trip to this outlet mall and on each previous visit we have had lunch or dinner off the site probably down near the San Clemente Pier because there was nothing here that resembled an interesting cafe. This time after finishing our shopping mission we decided to have a crack at this new Rockwell's eatery which I found online. It was a short walk from the Levi's Outlet store where we had just shopped. I was pleasantly surprised when we walked up to the front entrance around 1pm to see quite a few diners here which is always a good sign. The model is full table service so we found a table inside as it was bit chilly outside. Having said that there is also a huge covered front patio with heaters everywhere. We ordered our lunch when a server named Melissa came to check on us. While sitting there we felt a bit chilly from a cold breeze blowing in the open front door so we relocated to a sunny table on the patio right beside a blazing heater. Soon after our lunch order arrived courtesy of Melissa. My wife chose a Ret's California Chicken Sandwich ...grilled chicken etc on sourdough which was grilled perfectly & came with a bowl of huge hand cut golden brown fries. I had decided on a Classic Club....... roasted turkey breast, bacon etc on sourdough which was grilled to perfection + the largest golden brown onion rings I've ever seen. We were happy with large glasses of iced water for drinks. We both thought our sandwiches tasted outstanding...fresh good quality ingredients stacked a mile high. Our fries and onion rings tasted sensational....nothing reheated here and they tasted even better when Melissa dropped off some home made ranch dressing for dipping. Somehow my wife still had space in her tiny tummy to eat a large Chocolate Chip Cookie for dessert ..... it tasted very fresh. I was told earlier that they bake all their cakes, cookies etc in house. I would have liked a hot latte or cappuccino with my meal but sadly they only serve drip filter coffee or regular tea. There is a huge bar occupying one end of the eatery which no doubt gets crowded later in the evening. I noticed a few eclectic beer choices on the beverage menu so they have thought about things a bit. We were very very happy with the prompt friendly service, our meal quality and the very comfortable surroundings. I would highly recommend this place to anyone looking for an enjoyable lunch or dinner! More...
Their food & service are wonderful with a great bakery!
COLD BEER..! Great food, great service. There once per week.
Friendly staff great selection of beers and awesome eats. A local must.
My family and I first stumbled in here about a week after it opened and we were very pleasantly surprised by the food quality. We ended coming in several more times within the following two weeks because we enjoyed it so much (plus, you know...women and shopping). We even caused an issue because we asked for an order to be boxed up before it was even served, but everyone was so accommodating and friendly.Jessica is one of those next-level managers who just totally gets it and will no doubt lead this place into success. And the staff has all been properly trained and has customer service as it's top priority. The wings here are our new favorite, and the blackened chicken pasta is one of those dishes that you'll crave for weeks after.The only thing we haven't had here yet is breakfast, but we definitely plan to remedy that in the near future. The layout leaves a little to be desired, but don't let that sway you, you'll thoroughly enjoy the food and experience here. More...
This is probably the best bakery around these days. Their cakes are works of art and taste wonderful. Have not had anything bad from this bakery in all the years I've been going .
Came here on a cold rainy morning a while back and had breakfast. The Hawaiian Brioche French toast was AMAZING and the biscuits and gravy were equally good. I would definitely recommend both of these items! We were the only people in the restaurant and the girl who waited on us was very attentive. We sat over by the cake case and I have to say the display cake with the white frosting strawberries looked extremely yummy... I will definitely keep this place in mind for the next occasion that needs a cake! More...
This is a new restaurant and I happened to see it when at the Outlets. On that day I had breakfast there and it was very yummy. I am vegan and had the brulee'd oatmeal and a side of the Cajun country potatoes (wedges of roasted red potatoes with a not-too-spicy seasoning). Both were good and the service I had was excellent. I took home a vegan chocolate cookie which was like a chewy browny (yum!). My boyfriend and I came back for Dinner that Friday night and had a good meal. It wasn't too crowded because it is still undiscovered, but the good tables were full so we sat at the bar. The patio doesn't yet have heat lamps so it too cold for outside this time of year (December). He had the chicken pot pie and loved it (great crust). I am vegan and asked if they could make a burger with the veg pattie that they use in the Mediterranean wrap as it didn't say veg burger anywhere on the menu. When it came out I thought hey had mistakenly used a meat patty, then the manager explained that they serve the "Impossible Burger", which was amazing and vegan! It was the best plant based burger patty I have had. It closely resembled the flavor and chewy texture of a well-done burger patty. (Unfortunately, they didn't yet have a vegan bun option -it was brioche-, but I hope they will soon. Good news too for vegetarians, they serve breakfast all day. So my boyfriend got his comfort food and I ate mostly vegan. And the drinks were good too. Prices were reasonable. We spoke at length with the manager who really knows her business. I hope they continue to expand the menu and get patrons. Rockwell's is a good addition to the San Clemente food scene. More...
First time at Rockwell , I live in San Clemente and always looking for a nice breakfast place with wife . I ordered an omelette to my liking plus hash browns plus muffin . All was tasty and large portions . Wife ordered nice kale chicken salad . Decor was nice , place allows dogs on patio . Has tvs if you enjoy sports . I enjoyed this place , will be back again More...
The Shops at San Clemente really needed this fun, dog-friendly restaurant with excellent food. The decor is charming and airy and it has a very large patio with plenty of room for our canine friends and family. But the food was really a pleasure! I had their delicious and generously-sized kale chicken Caesar salad with champagne vinaigrette dressing, and my husband enjoyed his favorite onion and cheese omelette. My chicken was juicy, flavorful and freshly grilled. I swear that omelette must've been made out of XXL eggs because hubby couldn't finish it - a rare occurrence indeed. Now we are headed to the bakery side... More...
We've been here twice and about to go a third time. So far just for dinner or happy hour, but we're trying breakfast this morning. We've really enjoyed everything so far. The staff, especially the manager, are great. The food is good to great, depending on what you get. And I love that they welcome my sweet puppy with open arms. Great to be able to support a small local business at the outlets. Breakfast Update: we had a third great experience today! Hubby and I split the Hawaiian French toast and the breakfast burrito with steak and both were delicious. Our pups got some plain scrambled eggs and a whole lot of love. It can be really hard opening a second location, especially at a distance, but the food, concept and team all have what it takes. Let's give them some support! More...
So Happy to have this restaurant at the San Clemente Outlets. Nice day so sat outside for breakfast. I had pancakes (love em) with scrambled eggs. ...very Yummy!Great service....Great Food....Great atmosphere!! More...
The nachos are amazing, the drinks are delicious, especially their tequila sunrise. They have a great selection of craft beer including a local favorite, Left Coast Brewing Company. The manager Jessica really knows how to take care of her guests. We will be back. More...
I ordered a cake for my friends baby shower and it turned out way cuter than expected! Not only did it look good but it tasted so delicious. I dealt with the bakery manager and she couldn't have been a nicer person. Great customer service for sure! I will definitely be going back for more cakes soon! More...
Favorite local restaurant for breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks on the patio. I always get a cookie to go!
Delicious!! Ordered a birthday cake for a friend and it was delicious. The staff at counter greeted us with warmth and attention and we have been ordering our birthday cakes from them since. One our last visit, I met some friends for happy hour and the bakery manager brought us some fresh biscotti to try. Wonderful customer service and fresh and tasty food!! More...
Stopped in for dinner on a whim with my parents and had a fabulous time. Our server Michele was warm, friendly and super helpful navigating the menu. She indicated the whole menu (including breakfast) is served all day. We started with the fried pickles on her recommendation and they were awesome. I had eggs Benedict, my mom the fish and chips and my dad the juevos rancheros. All was very delicious. Interesting beer and wine by the glass available. This place is in the way back of the mall by the Nike store. Hope lots of people come so it stays in business. More...
Just ate their turkey burger for lunch and was quite impressed! Super tasty, very full of flavor. It had a special sauce, pickled onions and arugula. Washed it down with their passion fruit iced tea( very refreshing). I would highly recommend this meal. More...
Ok, was totally shocked how good this place is. Currently has a smaller menu, but nice variety. I had the chicken pot pie and it was delish. My husband grabbed mine and finished it. His fish and chips were fresh. The chips ho early needed another 3 minutes in the fryer for out taste but we will order it that way next time. Better wine list than most small restaurants and their well liquors are high end. The service couldn't have been sweeter or more entertaining We also met great people at the bar. We will definitely be back. More...
Had brunch here yesterday. Ordered the avocado toast on squaw with poached egg and lemon pepper. Came with a large side of fresh fruit. Service was great. Server and bus staff was very attentive. Food was excellent and filling. Will definitely be back. More...
Where is Norman? Rockwell's is picture perfect. The biscuits in gravy or fantastic, we also loved the Huevos Ranchos. Outdoor patio dining very nice dog friendly. We can't wait to come back and try some of the other interesting things on the menu. Service was excellent glad to have a new excellent restaurant in our community. More...
Food was great had dinner and lunch over the weekend Jess and Cherokee are doing a great job managing the place.Place has different menu the the villa park restaurant
Love Rockwell's in Villa park...food and service is always good. They have two branches one in Orange circle called Watson's, which the service is bad and always( been there 3 times) they get the order wrong..
Nice place to eat but a little pricey. Sweets are great!
I went to happy hour recently. I had some happy hour drinks and food. There was good deal on drinks with buy one get one free. There were 5 dollar deals on food too. We got 2 orders of sliders and 1 order of tacos. the burgers were excellent, flavorful, and fresh tasting. Tacos had spicy salsa on it that gave it a nice kick. Most of the customers and and staff all seem to know each other and it gives you a feeling of going to a hometown bar. Overall, it seems like to a great place to hangout, get a drink and bite to eat. More...
Great atmosphere, service, and menu looks great! We had breakfast there, the food was tasty...egg sandwich, avocado toast, and kids menu were on par. Bakery well stocked with pastries. One of our new favorite breakfast spots...although, lunch and dinner menus look good, too! More...
Wow this place is amazing ! Exactly what our #onetownoneteam San Clemente needed ! The vibe was welcoming and lively which suited the yummy food and full bar ! Super kid and family friendly ! I had Kiki's toast which was amazing that the served breakfast for dinner too! The kids meals were all yummy and the appetizers were good too fried pickles with chipotle sauce were my fav! Love this place love the vibe and love that SC has a new yummy spot ! Can't wait to go back for desert too did I mention they have a Full bakery as well you can even order your custom cakes or cupcakes ! More...
This place at the San Clemente outlets just opened and it was amazing! It is a really cool restaurant buildout. For the food I got the Turkey burger, and it was the best turkey burger I have ever had. Jessica came to our table and was very helpful and nice. Can't wait to come back to this place again and have a few beers and some more delicious food. More...
Get the California Benedict! The turkey is smoked and seasoned with grace, eggs poached to perfection and plenty of avocado. Extremely well priced, saw the bar this morning, with its glorious rainbow of various tap handles I think I'm going back for a beer. This concept is prime, since it's kid friendly, spacious with a beautiful view of the beaches of San Clemente, and has a wide array of irresistible pastries. This place is definitely going to make put on those no regret lbssssssss (pounds). I'll see you soon Rockwell's!Ps: Quick friendly service, of course! More...
Wow, what a great restaurant! We had the salmon and the pot pie dinners. Wonderful service, great food, full bar, fun restaurant. Hello to all our Sea Summit neighbors ... check this place out. Front patio is dog friendly. More...
SUPER jazzed to have a new restaurant at the Outlets, especially one with a specialty bakery!! First week opening, so definitely settling in. BUT! The food was OUTSTANDING. The nachos were different and tasty. The chicken on my grilled chicken avocado sandwich was cooked perfectly. Everyone was super friendly. Service is the area to dial in from my experience. No appetizer plates with the nachos. We requested lemon with the ice tea and didn't receive any. Refills were slow with statements that they were coming, but didn't until asked again. So again, service details being worked out. We will definitely be back! More...
Food was amazing Jess the manager was outstanding great addition to San Clements. Oh by the they did our wedding cake 19 years ago put this place on your list you won't regret it. Ed
Great addition to the Outlets! Laidback vibe with a unique interpretation of American classics. Open atmosphere, lots of light and an ocean breeze. Had dinner and a beer with the fam while watching the game on one of their six screens. Great beer selection!We ordered the Rosemary Chicken and the Classic Club. Both were tasty and filling. Service was excellent, especially given how busy they were for their second night in business. Looking forward to coming back to try the breakfast burrito and some pastries! More...
My boyfriend and I came here for a late morning Saturday breakfast after building a big appetite at an early morning workout at our favorite local gym, and we could not have been happier with our meal and the attentive service. I had the Villa Park breakfast burrito, which was both filling and yummy. My guy really liked the Southwestern Omelette, too.Rockwell's prices are not cheap, but you definitely get good value for your money here, at least for breakfast.I cannot speak about the other entrees or the baked goods, because we just came for breakfast, which was very tasty.We SHALL return! :-) More...
Jack was absolutely awesome!!
Good bar food, drinks and great desserts.
Great food and drinks. Lively!
Great staff and food tastie
BEST CAKES EVER! Got my children's cakes here 33 years ago and now getting my grandbabies cakes. This was my daughter in-laws baby shower cake! Strawberry supreme-two layers of white cake, filled with whipped cream and fresh strawberry slices. YUM! More...
This has always been my go-to for any baked goods. My family ordered custom sugar cookies and a cake for my grandparent's 50th-anniversary party. It was delicious. Every bit of it. And me, having a sweet tooth will stop by at least once or even twice a week for those sugar cookies that I fell in love with. Now let me tell you about these little heavenly cookies, normally when you get a sugar cookie that has royal icing piped on, when the cookie dries, the entire cookie is hard as a rock. Not these cookies, not only is the cookie itself soft and chewy, the icing isn't rock hard which, to this day, I still have no idea how they do it. And even with the icing being soft, its still hard enough so the design isn't ruined if you stack them. Rockwell's keep up the great work!!! More...
Dillan Millan McCarl
Great service, great food and a great environment. What more can you ask for. That handsome redheaded gentleman who works in the bakery is a true class act. He is the best.
Fran Sargent Klovstad
My friends and I had a wonderful meal and super good ice teas. The service was pretty good considering how busy they were. Great lunch time atmosphere! Highly recommend it! More...
Amazing food great service nice place for dinning for sure. Amy Palm is great at what she does. She is the best cake decorator by far ; )...keep up the good work ;) thanks for making mine and my mother's outing memorable. Untill the next time ;) More...
This little jewel is amazing. Top notch foods, unique and comfortable atmosphere, great and I mean GREAT desserts. This is the kind of place you see on the food network in other cities and then think to yourself, "why don't we have any cool places like that, cooking with love in our town" well we do. And this is it. Btw...they also make crazy creative wedding cakes which is how I found this place. Love it. More...
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I ordered soup and 1/2 sandwich. It was the BEST split pea soup I have ever eaten in a restaurant. The BLT was made with sour dough bread, as it should be. It was delicious. I highly recommend this restaurant. I also bought a slice of German chocolate cake and it was the best ever More...
This was My first time going and I loved it. The food was great the service was great.
Now Rockwells declared war on my favorite tea. 2015 brings No Earl Gray Tea! What do they have against my favorite tea which happens to be a popular flavor In the finest of restaurants they serve Earl Gray Tea. This is just dumb !
I would love to say it's my secret perfect little place that it next to perfect but I don't want it too crowded. Let's leave it at that
The Lamberger was so good spinach dip best I ever had really cool spot definitely going back
My sister and I had a nice lunch at the counter. Everything was delicious and the server was wonderful.
I had the BBQ chicken salad. It was a large salad with mixed greens and it was delicious.
Popped in last minute with an entire girls soccer team with parents and siblings (about 20). The staff seated us pretty quick after scrambling some tables inside. Service was prompt and friendly and food was very good. Not one complaint from our entire party. Did not get pastries, but they looked tasty. Would recommend. More...
How do I take tasting on Sunday for our wedding. Our experienced was so awesome thank you so much to the baker Ceanna! Thank you
Rockwell's did the cakes for our daughter first birthday and wow!!! Not only were they exactly what we wanted and beautifully decorated, they tasted amazing. There was hardly any cake left! When we need another decorated cake I know exactly where to go. Thank you so much! More...
Our food was delicious and Diane was a great server. We ordered chicken fried chicken (the sauce was the best part), eggs benedict, and french toast.
Outstanding cakes!! We highly recommend this place for wedding cakes! They did an outstanding job on our wedding cake. It looked better then expected. We had so many compliments from our guests! They even gave us a complimentary 1 year anniversary cake. The customer service is very good and the price is reasonable. We are so happy with the great job they did! Thanks again!! More...
Nice place, great bakery. Check out the cakes, custom cakes and cupcakes. They have an assortment of homemade cookies and more. The food is the same as the Post, it's good and fast. Service is always friendly and fast. If you are looking for a limited menu but good food, fast and have a sweet tooth - this is your place. More...
This place was awesome! I went here for brunch with some friends after church. We made reservations so there was no issue with waiting, but it was very busy and others were asked to wait. Food came out beautifully and everything was excellent. I have nothing bad to say, and out experience was great. Go and try this spot if you have not. It's a great place for brunch! More...
Great food and service. Nice atmosphere. Definitely a favorite. The bakery has amazing desserts plus you can order custom cakes for all occasions.
A real gem in Villa Park with something for everyone: a sports bar, indoor dining, outdoor dining, happy hour specials, cocktails, appetizers and a sinfully good bakery. I highly recommend the salmon. The appetizers are terrific, too. More...
Great breakfast. Awesome deserts. Cool place to have a drink.
Nice place ..had chicken tortilla soup o FG day ...all white meat ...bakery stuff looks great hve to control myself .... huge pecan rolls...omg ....
Nice place to have breakfast.
Great food, fantastic service! All the banks good sir fantastic and I highly recommend all the Breakfast items. Been Coming here Over 30 years!
Great theme, good service, foods decent.
Nice old American vibe. They do a great business.
Nice cozy atmosphere and the service was very good. Great omelettes and the pastries are awesome!
Great service in the Post Lounge. Great food
We've brought our father & son/daughter groups here a number of times for an early-morning breakfast. They have plenty of room for our large group. .. one of our favorites, and the service is always excellent. Also delicious baked goods on offer -- which have proven irresistible on a number of occasions. More...
These so good place
Wow so rustic and home cooking
Slow service but great hospitality and food
Cold Beer. Good Food
Always good and friendly people.5 stars
Ordered a cake for my parent's 25th anniversary party and it was a huge hit, EVERYONE was telling me how great the cake tasted (we still have some left and I keep sneaking some when I can ). Great customer service, will definitely remember Rockwell's for any future cake needs! More...
Came to pick up a cake for a friend.... let me just say it was a beautiful cake. I ended up getting also a lemon bar and chocolate covered strawberries. Everything was delicious! Would totally come back and order a cake for a future occasion. More...
Great place with four different atmospheresBakery / DinnerCasual dinnerSports barOutside seating with TVFood is very good with great pricesBest chicken wingsGreat service and friendly peopleTry it out
Absolutely great food served fresh, promptly, and kindly. My mother and I ate so much yummy share options such as the Ahi Stack, Veggie wrap, and the Quinoa salad! Once you step into the dining area you will be amazed with all the great trinkets of industrial modern decor. Would highly recommend! More...
Rockwell's is amazing! We have always dealt with them whenever we need to get a cake. They know how to make our day extra special and though we had a slight hiccup with them, they took care of the situation. We will continue to do business with them and highly recommend Rockwell's for any type of cake! More...
What an awesome place. The decor was super cool industrial urban and the food was equally awesome. Service was terrific also. Shout out to Kami for her attentive service and cheerful personality. More...
Words can express how much the people helped me get my boyfriends cake on time. They did an excellent job to have the cake within 4 days. The cake was 14" and it serve more than 50 people. My boyfriend is a big fanatic of soccer and this was the cherry on top of the cake for him lol he absolutely loved the taste and the cake! Thank you for making his day special in such a short notice! More...
I have to admit, we've had some of the same mediocre experiences as previously mentioned... inattentive staff, so-so food, etc. HOWEVER, this review is for the last 2 Sunday evenings we've had dinner here! The service was AMAZING both times! The food was good too but the service blew us away. More...
Wonderful breakfast! Enjoyed the Norman's Breakfast sandwich and my mom got their banana nut muffin & bacon out on their patio. Perfection all around! We were the only ones on the patio, and Jennifer was our server. She is so friendly, accommodating, and on top of the service!! Thank you! More...
The nice folks at Rockwell's came through for us at the last minute, following a very kind recommendation from another first-rate cake shop. We ordered a carrot cake the day before for a dual-birthday event, and it was SUPER good. Dense, packed with flavor, yummy icing and filling, and tasted super fresh. Customer service on the phone was fabulous and there was no issue picking it up during their busy lunch hour on a Saturday. Thank you, Rockwells! We'll be back! More...
Great food and pastries. And the home-style atmosphere and the counter service is fun and friendly.
This is probably the best bakery+bar in town. Rockwell's is always my go-to when it comes to desserts and drinks. The night scene is great here at Rockwell's. My go-to is the Moscow mule and a sirloin.I'll be back again. More...
I am a big fan of Rockwell's. The first time I remember having them was at my mother got married to my step-dad, the wedding cake was done by them. It was phenomenal! Now that they moved to this location from Tustin is awesome. Now I can walk a few blocks and have some of their great cakes and deserts. I totally recommend that you try their cakes of any type. They are all very moist and full of favor. Also, their cupcakes are tasty too. More...
Nice neighborhood eatery. The bakery does amazing cakes! Our breakfast was good and the staff is friendly.
Love this place I drive all the way just to eat there and such an amazing vibe and amazing owners so hospitable ! Feels like home ! Can't wait for #sanClemente #rockwells to open ! Such an exciting addition to the city of #SC overjoyed with all the fun we will have in the second location ! #rockwells Rocks #countingdown the grand opening of #rockwellssanclemente More...
A wonderful place for breakfast. All the staff is cheerful and helpful, with a special shout-out to Hana and Heidi. After you eat, you can grab a pastry suitable for the cover of Better Homes and Gardens.
I've been ordering cakes from here for a while. Each and every time, it never fails to disappoint. So yummy so beautiful. Shout out to Helena for being so patient with my situation. Great service!
First time eating here, had gotten their desserts before (delicious) and the food was sooo good!! All table conversations came to a halt once our food came and for a yummy reason! ! Outstanding service. Was too busy eating to capture pics of all the food, but here's their chicken pot pie. More...
My friend raves about their cupcakes. Went in to buy a couple, while in doing so, there's a waitress with the most uninviting, unfriendly, pout on her face. Too bad this kind of business has employees like this working for them. This small business could be such a jem. More...
We just went for coffee and dessert, I was expecting a coffee choice other that regular or decaf, and the bakery didn't have a menu to look at, at the table. It's more of a bar scene than a bakery. Service and food was good More...
Came here after a soccer game with a large group. Reservations were made and we were seated promptly. Service was friendly and attentive the entire stay. They have a descent selection of beer, wine and cocktails. I had the Prime Rib Panini with fries and an IPA. The sandwich was very good and the fries were standard. We were seated close to the bakery and the entire time during our dinner there was a line. Didn't try any desert, but will have to go back to try something from the bakery. Plenty of parking. More...
I took my daughter to Rockwell's in Villa Park for her 21st birthday breakfast. This was our first time, but definitely not our last! My family thoroughly enjoyed the food and our server, Diane, was awesome. Diane helped to make my daughter's birthday even more special and that was very appreciated. We will be returning very soon! More...
Great Place. I come here every Sunday morning and this place replaced iHop for me. I drive all the way from Newport Beach and it is worth it. Everything is very reasonably priced, much cheaper than iHop. For me, the best thing is the iced tea and the French Toast. I highly recommend! More...
Came in Sunday around 4pm to watch some football and have a beer. Sat in the bar area and was promptly greeted with a welcoming smile by a server named Marissa. She was funny, engaging, and sweet with a positive attitude despite the crowd. My friends and I will definitely becoming back for more football, drinks, and awesome A+ service! More...
The service was fantastic! I don't recall the name of our server, but she was there around 1:30pm on Friday (Veteran's Day). She served my friend and I and our 4 collective children all 6 and under. She anticipated all of our needs and made sure the moms got to relax a little. It really was a great experience which eating out with small children rarely is. Thank you so much Rockwell's! More...
A nice homey feel and the staff is always very welcoming! Like the Cheers in Boston "Where everyone knows your name." This place rocks!
love the BLTA, it's my go to lunch after class. Also the best scones EVER! The service is sometimes A+ and sometimes more of a C+, but the food is worth it!
Amazing blueberry pancakes, they are a bakery so batter is perfect. Also really good bloody marys!
I like rockwells a lot. I like the food and the coziness of the restaurant and most of all drooling over the bakery cases. I had to wait a bit for a friend to meet me and watched three girls laying on the bakery cases with nothing to do while dust accumulated in the corners. When I worked in a restaurant if you had time to lean you had time to clean. More...
Great food, wonderful atmosphere, friendly all around
Ryan H. Turner
Had breakfast with my wife here and it ROCKED!!!!! Never been here before and I'm COMING BACK!!! That's always a good sign!
This place is pretty cool. Decor is cute, food is delish and the outdoor patio is the place to sit.
I've been here a couple times and I'm always very impressed. They have a great menu for dinner but i was more impressed by there brekfast food and drinks.
Nice atmosphere with friendly service and good food.
They always have great cakes readily available for purchase, and their variety of goody treats will appeal to everyone!
Friendly people, good food with great choices.
Excellent food, friendly staff, fun environment.
This place had a rustic ambience total has a restaurant, bakery, and a bar area. The food is pretty good you can tell they use quality ingredients and take pride in their food.
Fantastic food and friendly service. Try the tater tot nachos. Amazing!
Excellent late breakfast!
Good local bar with very good staff and music
Excellent bakery! The service was very good. Next time, I will definitely try the cafe. The menu looks delicious!
Amazing Bakery! Thanks for helping us with the most perfect chocolate cake for my Dad's fifty and over the hill birthday bash. ROCKWELL's has the yummiest recipe on the face of the earth.! I believe we ordered some fruit tarts too and those were also very good. :) More...
Great service and food. Comfort food in a homey atmosphere. Great bakery too loved my sandwich. Staff is very friendly. Made up for the overly salty garlic fries.
Working with Rockwell's staff to create this amazing cake was nothing but fantastic. It turned out perfect! The cake was absolutely yummy! I wouldn't order from any other place after my experience here! More...
Be patient and be careful of your customized cake if the box doesnt close due to an ornamentation or candied decoration poking out. The bakers here have great talent and definitely impressed. But i should say order at least one size less than you're recommended. Eg if you have a party of 16, get the 8" cale NOT 10" like i did. Unless you want 1/4-1/5 of the cake leftover to store for 2 weeks. Anywho.. dont know how the restaurant runs but balery and customization wise, FANTASTIC. More...
Slow service Wednesday night, even though the place was empty. Food was good once we got it.
Great drinks and great people. Met up with some HS friends. Recommend the Ahi! Great night on a friday!
My office ordered a cake from Rockwell's for my birthday and I was blown away by the presentation and taste. The cake was lemon with whipped cream frosting. My favorite ! Beautifully decorated and the taste was extremely fresh and flavorful ! I came home and ordered a cake for my daughters graduation that same day. Impressed. More...
Nice comfortable family restaurant, good food, funky decor and a little loud. Of course, we had a kids baseball team next to us! We came to hear a musician friend entertain in the bar, but had dinner first in the dining area. My husband had fish and chips and I had short rib Panini. A really nice patio area, looked very relaxing. The bar is nice to watch sports! More...
Quynh Chau L.
Always a fun place to visit. We always sit at the breakfast bar. The food is good and the staff is great...always friendly and entertaining.
I so enjoy having breakfast at Rockwells. The food is delicious and the service is excellent. Big thanks to Diane and Heidi for greeting me each time I visit and making me feel welcome.
Ordered a birthday cake and got a beautiful and delicious cake. It was for a small get together (about 10 people) so I ordered the 8" round. The cake was ready when promised and they made sure they got the spelling of the name right. I ordered white cake with raspberry mouse filling and light whip cream frosting and it was covered with large white and dark chocolate shavings. Everyone loved it! More...
I've been here twice for breakfast and I love this restaurant! Delicious food and great prices. What I love is that you can ask for substitutions and customize your entree. For example, I ordered the 2 eggs with any style bacon. I got fruit instead of potatoes (didn't know that was an option) and opted for crispy bacon. The waitress even asked if I wanted butter on my toast. Usually breakfast/brunch places don't ask me for my preferences. The omelets are delicious, especially the Spartan (ton of meat) and the spinach and mushroom. I'll be back! More...
1/2 off wine Wednesday night ! Best girls night spot and the fried pickles... SO GOOD !
This place is amazing. Simple, Delicious.They have best pineapple bun in state. I can literally go to this place and easy walk out with a pink box of bread. Guaranteed that it would be finished within a day. Their "pineapple bun with butter" is the best and its taste is exact what I ate in Hong Kong. If you're ever in the area, this is winner. More...
I go to this restaurant almost every day to get my breakfast to go. Like everyone else, my mornings are crazy and most of the time I'm running late. I'm giving this restaurant 5 stars because the girls that work in the morning (Diane and Heidi) make it easy for me. They are always friendly and welcoming and make me feel like they appreciate my business. Villa Park is a small town and they are what gives Rockwells that small town feeling. Keep up the good work ladies and see you tomorrow:-) More...
Great food. Great service. Great atmosphere. My favorites: prime rib panini, hot wings, fried pickles, steak salad (sub salmon), and nachos.
So much fun! Down to earth over 50's crowd. We have been welcomed to the neighborhood. Can hardly wait until my husband plays here
We ordered California Benedict has avocado tomato ham I would ask for more sauce and side of potatoes and a side of honeybran muffin the manager Was extremely attentive didn't get his name but had glasses gentlemen.
Yummmmmmmmmy!!!! Food n drinks were delicious!!!! Service was excellent!!!! Will most definitely go back again and again!!!
Rockwells is one of my favorite restaurants!!!! Great food, drinks, service & a fun environment! Desserts are AMAZING! !! The "chocolate box" dessert is the best! More...