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1231 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950-3536
+1 619-259-2777
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10:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Wed 10:00 - 20:00
Thu - Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Kansas City, Missouri
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2014 via mobile

Went for lunch and got a somewhat bland philly. Not bad but it could definitely use a little seasoning. Had better Phillys from Applebee's.

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Chula Vista, California
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123 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2013

Have eaten at this establishment a few times. I would say the sandwiches are pretty good. The meat is melt in your mouth tender and sliced super thin. Did not see any fat at all. The prices ranged in price from $5.75 to $6.50 for a 6 inch sandwich. A better deal would be the 12 inch for approx $9.75.... More 

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San Diego, California
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2013

The place looked dirty, the boy that was helping was very un-attentive, and the food was bland... I would never go back to this place and I do not recommend it.

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Thank Karina R
National City, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

My food was a little blah. I was expecting more, but the service supersceded my expectations. Matt and Matt alone was AWESOME! He was very kind. I loved the way he closed the doors for my infant son when he some him trying to get out to the street. I got the wrong order and he made me a fresh... More 

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San Diego, California
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149 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2013

After a recommendation from friends, we checked this place out and really enjoyed the food! The place is clean and inviting, the menu has several options, and we have been back a few times. Their Philly Cheesesteak is the best, and their cheese fries are amazing. The only downside is the location, as the parking is sometimes tricky. Go to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1231 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950-3536
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  National City
  • Phone Number: +1 619-259-2777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?