Hours & Contact
156 Avenida Del Mar
San Clemente, CA 92672
Phone: (949) 492-3663
Tuesday-Thursday + Sunday 7:00 am – 11:00 pm
Friday + Saturday 7:00 am – 1:00 am
** No Reservations **
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Live music at The Cellar San Clemente is a thing to love. We fill our schedule with the best of the best Tuesday through Sunday! Join us for a sing along by our grand piano, or chill at our wine bar and enjoy some tunes.
Featured team member
PAST cooking class teacher, caterer, cheesemonger
PRESENT wine buyer, student of wine
PASSION music, especially LIVE and especially blues and straight-up jazz
WINE usually pinot noir: Burgundy, Oregon, California, New Zealand, Germany
CHEESE buffalo milk cheese -especially Blu di Bufala from Italy
CELLAR began working at the cellar in march 2010 as a cheesemonger
NEXT heading to cuba next month to experience the jazz scene
wine certifications: CSW, CMS Level 1, WSET
The Cellar restaurant in San Clemente, Ca and our shops around Orange County have been featured in many publications. People have taken notice of our locations interior design, our cheese mongers exquisite selections, our vision for pairing and creating well designed plates, as well as our selection of accoutrements featured in our shops. Please see what others have experienced in the articles featured below. To make a press inquiry or request a press kit, please contact us here.
Best Artisan Cheese Shops In Orange County
These high-end cheese shops will make you reconsider going to a general grocery store for cheese.
Lively restaurant, wine bar and cheese shop in the heart of San Clemente’s main drag.
Nestled among the boutique shops and eateries that line downtown San Clemente’s vibrant Avenida Del Mar, this intimate restaurant is regularly packed with people looking to unwind with a beer or a selection from the extensive list of wines by the glass.
Meet The Cheesemonger At The Cellar, Chief Of All Things Cheese
If your knowledge of wine and cheese doesn’t go beyond the boxed stuff from the local liquor store and the individually packaged slices of a dubious color, then visit The Cellar in San Clemente, where a sommelier and cheese mongers will kick your palate up a few notches.
Bodega de Edgar Winemaker Dinner at The Cellar San Clemente
The Cellar San Clemente is known for some of the best pop-up dinners in Orange County.
Top 5 off-the-beaten-track shopping spots
Center Street Promenade in downtown Anaheim provides an alternative shopping experience to malls.
The Cheese Shop: Frontin’ for Fromage
This Costa Mesa store at the OC Mix stocks great cheeses and even better sandwiches
Bacon Caramel Corn? Yeah, That’s a Thing.
The Cellar’s new pastry chef brings a worldwide vernacular to her sweets, from Virginia to San Francisco to France to Australia.
Talking Shop: A heady Mix for the OC
There’s no mistaking that Costa Mesa’s SOCO and the OC Mix are on people’s radars.
Review: From larder to table at The Cellar
“How long do you think the wait will be for a party of four on Friday night?”
Date Night Ideas
Date night ideas are a must for any couple.
Cheese Shop at the OC Mart Mix and That Sandwich
…from that first bite it was difficult to get it out of my head. I might even say it’s the perfect sandwich.
O.C.’s best wine bars offer style, friendliness, expertise
Nothing says “California” like a good wine bar. It combines a lot of the things we’re famous for, including laid-back socializing in a beautiful setting and, of course, our serious passion for fermented grapes.
San Clemente’s Best Kept Secret
By Marshall Monckton Green, Photos By Gina Mullins-Cohen
One perfect day in San Clemente, CA
Spend the day in an Orange County surf town with plenty to offer.
Deep Sea 2008 Viognier
Yesterday, I was enjoying a beautifully made D’affinois cheese, Marcona almond, and honey sandwich (simple yet amazing) at The Cellar in San Clemente…