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Ramona Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Cafe,
628 Main St, Ramona, CA 92065-2044
+1 760-789-8656
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Cafe, Diner
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
628 Main St, Ramona, CA 92065-2044
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately, this was a big disappointment. Food very greasy and unappetizing. I know it was featured on a "Diners and Dives" but it didn't turn my fan.

Thank martyC5001NS
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Everytime I'm in the area, I always stop at this restaurant. Truly home cooking served by a friendly staff. Today I had the chicken fried steak which was done perfectly. The portions are substantial since most include soup/salad and corn bread.

Thank Bill-Beaumont
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I really never have time for breakfast when I'm on the road but when I do have time I love eating in places like this! I ordered the 1/2 French toast with egg & bacon-I couldn't finish what they brought me so I can't imagine...More

Thank Sid k
Reviewed 8 August 2017

You sense it when you enter,the busy comradery of the staff, the relaxed family style ambiance and the vintage feel of the building itself; but its the aromas of delicious country style meals coming from the mid-size kitchen that entice you to want to pull...More

Thank Danielle H
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly local diner ("Cafe") that serves the standbys; Meatloaf, Chicken Fried Steak, etc. The service is excellent and attentive without being 'tip vultures'. The food is good to great value for money. I recommend highly for family, friends and out of towners.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

They are known for their monsterous cinnamon rolls. My sister in law ordered the cinnamon roll French Toast. It looked delicious. They have lots of other standard breakfast options too. If you just want something to go, stop in at the bakery.

Thank John H
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Great local place. Does serve wine and beer. Has senior specials. Enjoyed dinner, may go back for breakfast. Staying in Ramona on way to anza borrego state park to see wildflowers.

Thank SR8832
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Not crowded at all on a Tuesday night. Our meals were quite tasty. Reading about the cinnamon rolls forced us to order one for dessert. DO IT. Hands down, one of the best ever. We took most of it home to savor at another time.

Thank TrudiC44
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I was driving through to explore inland southern California from Carlsbad on a Sunday. I found in on a Diner Drive Inns and Dives app I have and it did not disappoint. I stopped her at 6:10am and was the only diner for a while....More

Thank David W
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Good food, good service but coffee not to my liking. Wife had best breakfast of 2 pancakes, egg, bacon and sausage for $5.99.

Thank Watto22
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 10
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 Main St, Ramona, CA 92065-2044
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ramona
  • Phone Number: +1 760-789-8656
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