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Village Kitchen and Pie Shoppe

950 Tamarack Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008-3413
+1 760-729-6414
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
950 Tamarack Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008-3413
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our six year old wanted soup while vacationing with us in Carlsbad. We found The Village Kitchen and Pie Shop on Yelp and went in for a soup testing. Well to our surprise the soup, burgers, sandwiches were fantastic! Oh, the pie😊 it was over...More

Thank Pattymcb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered breakfast combo with a waffle. Sausage was good. Eggs were okay but the waffle was disappointing taste wise despite looking good and served with salty margarine and had to ask for Real butter. My granddaughters pancakes were far better tasting. My Son's sausage patty...More

Thank wellTravelledPapa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Doesn't get any better for breakfast. Wide selection and very busy. Seems to be a favorite among locals and they are not wrong. Pies are out of this world. A must try. Lunch and dinner had a.wide selection but breakfast seems to be their busiest....More

Thank Larry G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh baked goodies made here and they are Fine! A great place to indulge your sweet tooth. Family loved th treats we bought here.

Thank Gayle G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were paddle boarding and wanted somewhere closeby to eat. The reviews of this place were great and we were not disappointed. The service was fantastic. There were so many choices of food, really something for everyone. I had the sandwich deal which was half...More

Thank resawolfis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place for breakfast, but get there early or plan for a wait. The service was excellent and staff delightful. We were there before it was real busy but by the time we left there was a long line waiting for a...More

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews & thought... Diner food, but worth a try. SO much more than just a diner. The menu has something for everyone's taste. I had the Fisherman's Platter because I love fried clams. The cod, shrimp and clams were fried to perfection. Big...More

1  Thank DreamWriter9
Reviewed 6 May 2017

After driving from San Diego and waiting for our room at the hotel, stumbled upon this cute diner type place. The prices were very reasonable and it looked like the food was prepared fresh, not from cans or preprocessed. This place has great comfort food...More

Thank ssunaoka
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This place is a lovely step back in time and a great place to have breakfast or brunch. We shared the spinach scramble and the mushroom scramble because neither of us could decide which one we wanted most. They are loaded with mushrooms, Swiss cheese,...More

Thank elswells
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Been here several times with old pals. The best is their pies and pecan rolls. Food, otherwise, is typical diner- very good omelets, home fries and lots of food on the plate. I like the cherry pie and lemon meringue is tasty too! My friends...More

Thank gloriaas19492468
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28 January 2017|
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Response from Debbie J | Reviewed this property |
I'll be visting them this week.I don't think they have an early bird. Their prices are very good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Tamarack Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008-3413
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-729-6414
Combination full service restaurant and bakery. Northeast Corner of Tamarack and Pio Pico Drove, right beside entrance to I-5 northbound.
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