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Raising a Cup for Hidden House Coffee

We here at the Rancho Ortega Blog drink a lot of coffee.  In our opinion, the best coffee shop in Orange County is Hidden House Coffee and what’s the point of writing a blog if you can’t promote some of your favorite things, right?  In fact, we might be enjoying a cup of coffee while sitting on the patio of Hidden House at this very moment.  Hidden House is a micro-roaster, meaning they select premium coffee beans and roast them in small batches, resulting in high quality coffee that emphasizes the natural strengths and flavors of the beans.  Located in the Olivares House, a restored cottage (ca. 1900) on historic Los Rios Street near the train station, Hidden House is literally the perfect place to relax and watch the world pass you by.  Consider as well that the owners and baristas at Hidden House are some of the friendliest people you’ll encounter.  Good coffee, good location, good people — it is a perfect brew.  The video below tells the story and captures the essence of Hidden House Coffee.

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