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garden center cafe and grill

1625 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, CA 92028-4111
+1 760-728-4147
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“berry salad” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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1625 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, CA 92028-4111
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Owner is very friendly and mingles with the guests. Makes you feel like you are part of something. Highly recommend.

Thank Angelo P
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We have eaten here several times at different times of the day. Breakfast is great with fresh squeezed orange juice. Lunch and dinner have been great also. The berry salad is very tasty and that salmon dinner was wonderful. I saw that someone had posted...More

Thank Christy M
Reviewed 24 August 2018

This was our first visit. I suggest that you make reservations to avoid any kind of wait. They were not that busy on an early Friday evening but quickly began to fill up. In the warmer months, sit in the patio. The only issue is...More

Thank Lance2002
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a very good place to eat. I went for lunch and returned again the next day for breakfast. I really wanted a good old salad and boy did they do a good one. To top it of I noticed a homemade berry tart...More

Thank kerryandtonydew
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The cafe is right next door to the Rodeway Inn so it was a perfect place for breakfast. We sat on the patio and enjoyed seeing all the succulent centerpieces for sale. I ordered the ABC omelette which was very tasty. No pancakes on Sunday...More

Thank JenJen1865
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Reservations were made in advance. Table was waiting upon our arrival. No wait at all. Orders promptly taken and served. We visited for quite a long time which was ok with management. A good experience. It is a bit on the "pricy" side compared to...More

Thank 633KPD
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Probably one of the best restaurants in Fallbrook! Great for lunch and dinner and have a wide variety of entrées. The food is always excellent and the prices are very reasonable!

Thank cycad1234
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Besides the beautiful outdoor setting in the garden, our server, Tammy, made the dining experience very enjoyable. We were there for breakfast and I had the French Toast with Honey/Maple topping. I highly recommend it. Stop by the next time in Fallbrook and you won't...More

Thank 1000PalmsCarol
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We love the Garden Center Cafe for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Service is always good, great atmosphere and they serve delicious meals. They run specials some times and their Fried Chicken and Rack of Lamb is some of the best we've ever had. Their house...More

Thank jgraves212
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

An old Marine buddy and his wife had coffee and ice tea over a conversation of the past. Service​ was was friendly but they sid not serve appetizers.

Thank dstewartjr2001
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1625 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, CA 92028-4111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fallbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 760-728-4147
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