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Julian Cafe & Bakery

2112 Main Street, Julian, CA 92036
+1 760-765-2712
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tortilla soup” (12 reviews)
“pie” (86 reviews)
“turnover” (11 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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2112 Main Street, Julian, CA 92036
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've tried other places and they've always been disappointments, for lunch and dinner this is by far the way to go! My favorite is their home style fried chicken, always on point with 4 large pieces of chicken and mash, doesn't get any better than...More

Thank Dany Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a cute place and it's hard to mess up eggs, potatoes, English muffins, and coffee. All of the above was good, especially the coffee and potatoes. What wasn't very good was the corned beef hash. It was gamey and harsh tasting. Service was...More

Thank Katherine T
Reviewed 1 week ago

For us, going to Julian means having a meal and pie in this place. We always bring our visitors for a weekend lunch. The food and service are reasonable.

Thank UandMeTravellers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The City of Julian seems like in the middle of no where... it's not easy getting there by car. But, the City of 800 people is very popular and I think the main draw is their pies... especially apple pie. The main part of the...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Julian is famous for its apple pie and quaint shopping Avenue. The pie is exceptional and this little shop provides a great size piece with fantastic vanilla ice cream. The town has shops that will show you clothes, trinkets, and souvenirs that are hard to...More

Thank snooz22017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, so you got to eat pie ? Of course your in Julian. Good as place as any I suspect, pie was nice, though overly sweet and a tad too much cinnamon for me. Wife's coffee cake was huge but tasted nothing remotely like coffee...More

Thank wazza99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a slice of Apple pie but my family were hungry so we had lunch (to be followed by pie I thought). I had a really great bowl of chilli served in a jalapeno bread bowl. It was pretty much the best chilli...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dropped in on a busy Sunday morning at about 10:30. The Cafe was fully occupied and I thought that I had to wait for long. But there were small tables that became available after about 10 minutes. The waiter was attentive, after another five minutes...More

Thank Urs M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not much is open in Julian after 6pm and we wanted a light meal not a full dinner. How bad can this place be? Well definitely not one to return to... ever. Youthful servers inattentive and appeared unsupervised. probably same for kitchen hence poor quality...More

Thank bobretired
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Julian is a wonderful place for a day trip but better if you can stay over night. Keep in mind that the city's shops all close at 5 p.m. and the restaurants try to stay open until 8:30 p.m. My wife and I tried a...More

Thank mbrahar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2112 Main Street, Julian, CA 92036
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Julian
  • Phone Number: +1 760-765-2712
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