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UNION Kitchen & Tap

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1108 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-5003
+1 760-230-2337
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good47%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“flatbread” (42 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1108 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-5003
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a hopping place! The beers on tap were great and so was the food! People-watching was at a premium!

Thank TraceyA62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a few drinks and had a dessert as well. Very clean and cool restaurant with friendly staff.

Thank Nevzeta V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good fries and Mac and cheese. The Mac and cheese had Smokey bacon in it for a nice twist. Good mimosa selection.

Thank kelkel90
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very casual fun spot to have lunch or dinner. Went there the night of the college football championship game and the place was packed and loud. Went again three nights later and again packed and loud. Great place, fun atmosphere even for us senior citizens....More

Thank Allie284202
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We were just passing by and decided to stop in for lunch. The service, food, drinks and atmosphere were all very good. We would return again.

1  Thank GreatTraveltime
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We enjoyed lunch at a high top near an open window on a beautiful afternoon. Taking the waiter at his word, I enjoyed a generous and tasty serving of delicious fish and chips! Instead of tartar sauce it was served with a vinegar aoli...delicious! The...More

Thank LoriAnn1010
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We went there on a Sunday for lunch and it was great. The bar food was delicious with a good selection. Lots of boutique beers to try, and football on screens everywhere. The place had a great atmosphere and the staff were very friendly. A...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Located on the main drag of Encinitas, this bar and restaurant offers craft beers, wine and a wide variety of entrees, salads and desserts. Outside seating available. Street paetonly

Thank TopChef7
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is our go to local restaurant for consistently. offering tasty meals or just good drinks! The menu is always changing and the chefs make sure they are inventive and use seasonable ingredients. There are four spots in the place that differ in atmosphere. A...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Been here twice and enjoyed it equally as well. I had the flatbread and it was delicious. Lots of beer selections.

Thank Fiddling4ag
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1108 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-5003
    (J Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-230-2337
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UNION Kitchen & Tap offers New American Cuisine in an inviting, warm, and comfortable restaurant setting. The frequently changing menu relies heavily on organic, local ingredients and offer a variety of options to choose from including seasonal salads, hearty sandwiches, and a number of signature dishes for meat eaters and vegetarians alike. UNION Kitchen & Tap also offers a full complement of local craft beers, small vintage wines, and signature cocktails.
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