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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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Open Now
6:00 am - 2:30 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
950 W San Marcos Blvd, Suite J, San Marcos, CA 92078-1121
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The name is very appropriate. The food is truly 'home cooked'. Everything they make is very, very good. I was happy when they enlarged the space, I think they could enlarge it again as sometimes the wait is quite long, but worth it! The décor...More

Thank Joann T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food with many veggie options, fun and festive down home ambiance and great value for amount of food you get.

Thank Daniel A. C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food but long wait on weekend. But worth it They serve free coffee outside while you wait. The service people are very friendly even when busy.

Thank lew246
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my cousin for breakfast. It was fantastic the surroundings,decor, cleanliness and atmosphere. The food was great as was the coffee, it has to be said the hash browns are the best I've ever had. The service was great too, the staff are so...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Mama Kat's several times. Never disappointed. The wait can be long but definitely worth it. Pretty good coffee too.

Thank Gema59
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were very impressed with the wait staff. Our waiter was very friendly and every waiter had a smile. It was very crowded when we went for brunch around 11:00. Had to park on a side street. We chose from the senior menu and the...More

Thank Annamarie P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The most unbelievably wonderful staff, owner, coffee, eggs Benedict, French toast, orange juice, service, people, little gift shop/hangout place. It's just amazing. It's always busy, but the wait is never that long- and even if it is, it is SO WORTH. I go once every...More

Thank sydney341820
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Kyle took good care of us. Long wait to be seated. Food above average. Please don't sit there and chat for an hour after you finish eating. There are people waiting.

Thank Rustypfa
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Family friendly. Kids are welcome. Always a long line. Sundays expect at least a 30 min wait. Sandwiches are nice size in the $10-13 range with a side of your choice. My favorite the rueben. Breakfast are big but in my opinion pricey. Great service...More

Thank gigi1shari2
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We have come to this place for breakfast for over 20 years. Old and new ownership, remodels etc. food is as good now as it was when we first came when the kids were little. If you have a group of 5 or so and...More

Thank Denise C
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, 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
  • E-mail
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