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Crown City Inn & Bistro

520 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-1827
+1 619-435-3678
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“french toast” (11 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
520 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-1827
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Unfortunately I can only speak for breakfast but it was great. We stayed at the adjacent hotel and meant to come here more often but with so many choices around we only made it to our last meal on the island but will definitely make...More

Thank MNLit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Crown City Bistro is a small restaurant several blocks north of downtown Coronado. We decided to try it for breakfast and found it to be wonderful. It seems to be a place which is regularly patronized by locals and that is a recommendation in...More

Thank Jeffrey P
Reviewed 30 January 2018

At the front of the Crown City Inn on one of Coronado’s busier thoroughfares sits this popular eatery. There’s a pleasant shaded patio with plants and a fountain—blackboards listing the daily specials. Although they serve all three meals, we’ve only been there for breakfast. Offerings...More

Thank Gail G
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We stayed at the attached inn, so went for breakfast. We sat outside, had great service, and there was a great selection of omelettes and some unusual specials which we chose. My wife had the Marilyn omelette with spinach and cheese, I had another omelette...More

Thank BigGuy57
Reviewed 4 December 2017

A delightful restaurant and highly recommended. We especially enjoyed sitting outside on a nice morning. The breakfasts are excellent as is the service. Highly recommended.

Thank jmbakulich
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

At this little gem dam right unbelievable. Don’t miss out on the Banana Fosters French Toast!!! Great friendly service...

Thank adolfo50
Reviewed 24 October 2017

My husband and I stumbled upon this place while in Coronado. We rode our bikes there from the AirBNB we were staying at. It was the cutest place ever! We sat on the small patio for breakfast. Food was fantastic!! Highly recommend!

Thank CForce
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent service! We were exhausted and were delighted to have room service with the same quality found in the restaurant. The lamb shank special was outstanding...Thanks ti the Bistro and the Crown City Inn!

Thank RunnerMex
Reviewed 4 October 2017

There were four of us who enjoyed brunch at Crown City Bistro on Sunday, October 1, 2017. We were seated on the patio which is small but comfortable. Each of us ordered a different item. Three were egg dishes and one was french toast. We...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a Strawberry Feta salad and Onion soup for lunch today. The waitresses were very friendly and attentive. One of the Omelet specials was named after a Commander who enjoys dining there. It's called the Commander Omelet.... with crab and tomatillo...More

Thank Linda O
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Pauline D
20 February 2017|
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Response from Nadohub | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is 8 AM to 2 PM daily.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-1827
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-435-3678
  • This restaurant is at Crown City Inn
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