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Aroma Bakery and Cafe La Jolla - CLOSED

909 Prospect St Ste 100, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4171
+1 858-454-4447
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
21 Feb 2015
“Relaxed atmosphere, yummy food, lovely pastries!”
4 Feb 2015
“Awful Food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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909 Prospect St Ste 100, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4171
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Reviewed 9 July 2012

This relatively new eatery is located in La Jolla village. We never actually went inside the restaurant because the tables outside were so nice. We enjoyed the food and vibe so much on our first day staying at a nearby hotel that we came back...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 22 June 2012

We stumbled upon this bakery for breakfast, what a treat! The menu is very extensive and everything looked yummy! I had the California eggs Benedict, what a great choice! The bakery was lined with all sorts of yummy cakes and treats, atmosphere was fabulous, waiters...More

Thank Beachmomma2
Reviewed 20 June 2012

When in La Jolla, you must go there, not only for breakfast, but also for the pastries and everthing else they have to offer, also a great spot for lunch.

Thank mad4747
Reviewed 9 June 2012 via mobile

Ask any true locavore where to go for an espresso and a pasry in La Jola and you'll likely be whisked away into a European experience which is worth the visit. If i can insist....try Aroma's. You may need to wait for a table inside,...More

Thank jaypc6711
Reviewed 5 June 2012

Nice stop for some sweets or caffeine. They also have an extensive breakfast and lunch menu. Service good, coffee very good. House made pasteries are delish.

Thank caferoka
Reviewed 26 May 2012 via mobile

Good variety of menu items. Food was fresh and tasty. Good sized portions.

Thank italianinformerlife
Reviewed 13 May 2012

It is a unique restaurant because of it's food variety . The food is very good and tasty. And do not forget to save place for a good Meringue for dessert.

Thank JMareyna
Reviewed 10 May 2012

Better than Starbucks, great diversity in menu; Paris feel. You feel very special eating there; great service and amazing food. Loved it; ate there several times.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 4 May 2012

I have eaten here a few times during the past two years. The menu is large, and the food is excellent. The service is poor, though. Today they got our order wrong, no problem. Blaming us for the wrong order, very uncomfortable. Walked away. We...More

1  Thank LaJolla-Critic
Reviewed 15 April 2012

We stumbled in for a late breakfast by accident and were just going to grab a pastry to go. The staff encouraged us to sit down and order off the menu. My wife got the crab cakes eggs Benedict and it was awesome. My daughter...More

Thank JDBfromTexas
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 909 Prospect St Ste 100, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4171
    (Fay Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-4447
  • E-mail
Aroma Bakery and Cafe is a one of a kind restaurant in the Heart of The Village and the only known bakery on Prospect Street. The bakers arrive 5 a.m. to bake the finest pastries ready early for breakfast and throughout the day to the night. Our extensive and interactive 42 page menu of savory cuisines from the continental U.S. to dishes from Europe and Middle East will surely fulfil one's appetite. Aroma's extensive Pizza, Salad and Pasta dishes along with our signature Beef Stroganoff, Schnitzel and steaming Chicken Pesto caters to all. With outside seating on Prospect and Fay, Aroma is the place to relax and enjoy your mouth watering needs for pastries and cuisine.
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