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Kono's Cafe

704 Garnet Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-2408
+1 858-483-1669
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“potatoes” (131 reviews)
“pancakes” (90 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
704 Garnet Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-2408
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Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

The burritos are absolutely amazing! The place is small but there is outside seating right by the beach. The line is almost always wrapped around the block but it moves fast and is definitely worth the wait!

1  Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This place is small, but has tables outside and on the boardwalk. We had breakfast, waited in a small line that moved pretty quick. You order your food at the counter and they deliver it to your table. Service is pretty quick. Make sure you...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

I think this place has a lot of hype. There's always a huge line out the door, however, I thought the food was average at best. It's fun for one time, but I don't think I'm going back.

1  Thank kahm95
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We were referred here by a family friend that lived in the area 30 years ago. He said to go there for a BIG beach breakfast, and he was RIGHT! They open at 9am, and there was a line when we got there. Most people...More

1  Thank Jabubet
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I honestly expected more from this place when I saw all the reviews and the line in front of the place. They serve breakfast and lunch, I got the pancakes with eggs and bacon and a side of their home potatoes. I was at first...More

Thank Amanda N
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This cafe offers nice breakfast and sitting area. The portions are adequate and the food is tasty. The service is quick and the cashier and severs are pleasant and very helpful.

1  Thank hok9
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Really good food and these guys have it down! We came for breakfast and arrived early. We had no trouble finding a table and waiting in line for just a few minutes. Again...we were early. Great food, clean place and great view if you sit...More

2  Thank debbd66
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Great place for breakfast. Get there early because there will be a line. Casual atmosphere and good food.

2  Thank Tonia T
Reviewed 10 May 2016

This is the best breakfast you will experience in San Diego area. And if you return the best lunch. Not a lot of seating, but if your patient people move in and out quickly. We were with friends and family from young children to elderly...More

1  Thank TheBoydCrew
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

What a great place! This ordinary looking place right on the beach front walk was brilliant. The cafe was busy and there was a small line to order but it moved quickly. There is inside seating and plenty of outdoor seating too behind the cafe....More

1  Thank dja_mr
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28 January 2018|
Response from Angie H | Reviewed this property |
They are only open for breakfast/lunch. And most times there is a line to order.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704 Garnet Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-2408
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Pacific Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Pacific Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-483-1669
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