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Tin Leaf Fresh Kitchen

6985 el camino real #108, Carlsbad, CA 92009
+1 760-431-5323
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Ranked #12 of 284 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $13
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Belgian, Dessert, Californian
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Dining options: Delivery, Dessert
Description: Fantastic fresh and healthy eatery located within a mile of La Costa resort and spa. Very affordable and delicious. Walk up service with tables. Very kid friendly and large selection of sandwiches, salads and meat plates.
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Washington DC
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266 reviews 266 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Good place for fresh salads and veggie dishes. Fine selection of sandwiches also. Moderate prices. It also has a nice outdoor area which is sheltered an usuable 10 months out of the year.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

Setting: Located at a bigger strip mall at the side of a high-way. You have a fast food chain feeling when you enter or a high end cafeteria feeling of a corporation ... Patio dining outside available. You have to order your items and they will bring it out as soon as ready. They claim to cook everything at the... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Two words...TinLeaf Salad! Just wow and super filling and nutritious! The stead was cooked perfectly too and the brussell sprouts were delicious. Kids portions are large and can be shared with two small children.

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San Gabriel, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Really good salads and soups.Entrees are generally good and sides offer variety and interest. Staff is always friendly and offers good service. This is a line order restaurant with self service cold beverages. Meals are delivered to the table. Sometimes the line is long and slow. Atmosphere is relaxed and comfortable. Kids tend to be very happy here.

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Encinitas, California
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112 reviews 112 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Tin Leaf is trying to be like Urban Plate, which is amazing. Although the food is good, it's just shy of getting there. Quality is good, freshness is good. Just nothing great. Not a value for the cost. I don't need to go back.

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Albany, New York
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75 reviews 75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

While staying at a near by resort I visited this place and could not have been happier with our choice. Great variety of options for food and a lovely staff. I highly recommend this place for yummy and fast food

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Fort Worth
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

While staying at Aviara resort nearby some friends and I were looking for an alternative (less expensive) option to resort food. Boy did we find it! The menu is fresh and has something for EVERYONE. The service is with more than a smile, seemed everyone was excited about being there even just before closing on a Wednesday? The oohs and... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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72 reviews 72 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

Stopped in on a Saturday night before attending a function. Service was outstanding! Our meals arrived hot and fast and the staff was super attentive. There was a lively buzz in the restaurant, but if the music was turned down just a bit, it would have been a more relaxing experience.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We ate here on a busy Saturday evening. Food was great, service was better! Excellent staff, from the order taker at the counter to the food servers. Well trained and very patient, explained the menu and made great suggestions. Will be going back soon.

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Escondido, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Great food, stylish ambience and friendly staff! What more do you need? A surprisingly-inspired selection of wine and beer? Done. I had a to-go order for lunch on a workday so I couldn't drink but any place that has Educated Guess cab on the menu knows what they are doing! I ordered a turkey melt and it was delicious. Who... More 

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Additional Information about Tin Leaf Fresh Kitchen

Address: 6985 el camino real #108, Carlsbad, CA 92009
Phone Number: +1 760-431-5323
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 13
Cuisine: American, Belgian, Dessert, Californian

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