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Broken Yolk Cafe

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7670 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92009
760-943-8182
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6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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We really enjoyed this breakfast. The restaurant was larger than we expected, but still quiet and personal service. My husband had the Borders Benedict. It started with corn cake then the egg and carne asada on top and green sauce. It was excellent and a good sized portion. I asked for a diet... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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Inyokern,CA
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

We were looking for a breakfast place near Oceanside and happened on the Broken Yolk. This is one restaurant you do not want to miss! The greeters are on top, the setting is really nice, service at 110% and the food is OFF THE CHART! You can also bring your dog and sit in very nice outside dining area. Come... More 

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Denver, CO
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

The Mexican eggs Benedict was amazing! My husband loved his stuffed French toast and the service was decent. I'd definitely come back again!!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

If you are staying at La Costa you can walk, or drive to this restaurant. I enjoyed a fantastic breakfast for a fair price. I wish we have discovered this place sooner.

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Chandler, Arizona, USA
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Perhaps we should have chosen one of their specialty items, but I chose the "Mom" omelet" and my husband ordered the biscuits and gravy. The Mom omelet was basically onions, peppers and mushrooms covered by eggs. It wasn't wrapped in eggs as expected. No cheese and served with toast and potatoes. The potatoes were excellent. My husband's biscuits and gravy... More 

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Yucaipa
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We really enjoyed this breakfast. The restaurant was larger than we expected, but still quiet and personal service. My husband had the Borders Benedict. It started with corn cake then the egg and carne asada on top and green sauce. It was excellent and a good sized portion. I asked for a diet coke and it came in a very... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

The service was great. Lots of choices. Nice selection of hot tea. Sweet potato pancakes were good. I asked for butter instead of whipped cream which was not a problem. My husband had eggs benedict served with hash browns. The potatoes were crisp and brown on both sides and the eggs were good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Our first time going to this restaurant. We wish there was one near home. The portions were generous and all the servers and table bussers were very attentive. We would definitely go back!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

A fantastic variety of breakfast dishes. The Tiki French toast was incredible. The tomato basil soup was great too. We are definitely going back!

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Thousand Oaks
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Great little place near La Costa Resort. We had breakfast and big portions for a good price. Nice staff and big screen tvs and great music. Fun eats overall!

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Rancho Santa Fe, California
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

As the name suggests, this is a great place for breakfast. Good food at a good price. Very good all round choices ... Pancakes, benedicts, and traditional omelettes and eggs. Service was good, not exceptional. Coffee was very good, I had latte, my wife had Americano. We have been to three different Broken Yolks in the SoCal area, all consistently... More 

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Additional Information about Broken Yolk Cafe

Address: 7670 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92009
Phone Number: 760-943-8182
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7670 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: 760-943-8182

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?