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3343 Adams Ave, San Diego, CA 92116-1821
+1 619-282-0437
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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Canada
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

On a recent trip to San Diego, my husband and I wandered around the electic little shops along Adams Avenue. Happened upon Lestat's and went in. Very funky atmosphere. Friendly staff. We enjoyed a breakfast bagel (one to share was plenty and there are several to choose from) and some good coffee for a reasonable price. Enjoyed eavesdropping on a... More 

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Thank getgoingCanada
San Diego, California
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102 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

My hubby and I stopped there on our way to the San Diego Zoo. We were prepared to love the place, as we both love the character Lestat in Anne Rice's series beginning with "Interview with the Vampire." We decided to order a sandwich, a salad and a green tea latte. As I strode towards the cash register, I walked... More 

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Thank pattymooney
Ithaca, New York
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

Great coffee, lounging, visiting, dog friendly. Experience their sandwiches, bagels or breakfast foods.

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Thank ithaca249
Los Angeles, California
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32 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

They nailed it with the espresso mocha. Nicely done! Great coffee beans, great chocolate and the right amount of milk for a nice medium-thick texture. Also try the mocha with Mexican chocolate, as an added treat.

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Thank Darwin F
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134 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Coffee was okay Melbourne standards, good by US ones. English breakfast tea was just drinkable, the milk was warm and frothy and added too soon preventing the tea actually brewing and the tea 'bag' was so firm it was quite ineffective. The hot chocolate drinks that were meant to be warm for the kids were actually cold....

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Thank Rebecca W
Anchorage, Alaska
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

The barista was rude. We had three different espresso drinks and all three of us were disappointed. The mocha tasted like hot chocolate. The cheese danish was also only "so-so" as it was a bit soggy.

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Thank Kialin
Indianapolis, Indiana
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

A fun and funky coffee shop with great t staff, delicious desserts and great coffee and tea. They have great tea and don't miss the wonderful food and desserts, Everything was delicious.

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Thank MelissaandRick
Herndon, Virginia
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

We like the Fancy Bagel Bash, the ham and egg croissant. Pleasant atmosphere, and attractive, quirky decor. Would love to return.

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Thank kswk
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2015 via mobile

Not only the best coffee in San Diego, great food as well. The eclectic seating works so well. There's 3 different WiFi channels all unlimited. The layback staff just fit the place so well.

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Thank Clive K
San Diego, California
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102 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2015

I unexpectedly came here with my friend and she said it was really good. I had gone to another coffee place right before and was holding the cup. The guy at the register was not happy with that and asked me to pour my coffee into one of their cups. The strangest thing ever. They were out of the sandwich... More 

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Thank Kathleen F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Cafe, American
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3343 Adams Ave, San Diego, CA 92116-1821
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-282-0437

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