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Mama Kat's Restaurant

950 W San Marcos Blvd, Suite J, San Marcos, CA 92078-1121
+1 760-591-4558
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“eggs benedict” (22 reviews)
“pies” (23 reviews)
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
950 W San Marcos Blvd, Suite J, San Marcos, CA 92078-1121
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cool, out-of-the-way-restaurant; they only serve breakfast and lunch. Be prepared for a bit of a wait; maybe a long wait! It is very popular. The wait staff is excellent, friendly, efficient and helpful. Even though it was crowded, we did not have to wait long...More

Thank kathykoehler5044
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place to go for breakfast in San Marcos, CA. Be prepared to wait for a table, bring a book or your kindle or just talk with your family & friends. The food is fantastic! Worth the wait. AND the home made pies...More

Thank lftipping
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We ate lunch here, fortunately arriving before 2:00 when the restaurant closes as it is primarily a breakfast and lunch place. Service was very quick and friendly. The eggs and potatoes were quite good as was the sandwich. We will definitely eat here again.

Thank RetiredHawkeye
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Who doesn't love a little country kitchen? Family owned and operated, with a touch of craft, fair and mammas famous fixings!. Mamas is a wait to be seated, expect to wait long, resteraunt with coffee pots brewing outside to Keep you jolted while you wait....More

Thank Bridget O
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We were staying at the Welk resort and wanted a great breakfast place near the condo. Trip Advisor reviews led us to Mama Kats. We had a short wait and were directed to their gift shop. The staff were friendly and accommodating. Breakfast portions were...More

Thank jody_t
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Food is great and very much worth the wait.We brought home a strawberry rhubarb pie from their bakery that was amazing.

Thank Don M
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff, good menu, and excellent kitchen. Nice distribution, good space between tables, even on a crowded morning it feels spacious.

Thank Marcus P
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Very popular - tucked away in a small store front parking lot ... may have a wait for a table. Breakfast is the best - a bit above area chain restaurants. Pies are popular as well - especially take out.

Thank mac33028
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We went there for a breakfast and I think it was a Sunday. There is a wait to be seated. The food was great, but not worth the wait.

Thank JohnnyB_G00d
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

I’m not really a breakfast person but if I had to choose to eat during the morning, it would be at this place. The host and server provided perfect service and the food was delicious. Can’t ask for anything more from a restaurant The prices...More

Thank TravelExpert36
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 W San Marcos Blvd, Suite J, San Marcos, CA 92078-1121
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 760-591-4558
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