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Tin Leaf Fresh Kitchen

6985 el camino real #108, Carlsbad, CA
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Ranked #19 of 277 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
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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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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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Had the twisted BLT with avocado and my friend had the regular turkey sandwich. What was really surprising and nice was the fries!!!! So good & crispy. The also have unique dipping sauces (garlic aioli, wasabi aioli , etc.) The restaurant itself was clean & spacious. We sat on the outdoor patio which had wood benches , pillows, and other... More

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New England
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186 reviews 186 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We enjoy eating outside at this restaurant. Salads and soups are fresh, and there are plenty of sandwiches to choose from. Ordering at the window is easy with very pleasant and friendly customer service. I wasn't crazy about the fries, but everything else was to my liking. Prices are reasonable.

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Carlsbad, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Tin Leaf is an amazing place for salads and steak in my opinion. The service is excellent and my family and I go there regularly!

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Mashpee, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Fresh, local, reasonably priced healthy food! A great alternative to other restaurants in the area. Beer and wine are available.

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San Marcos
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103 reviews 103 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Healthy and Delish. Good seating. In or out. Food well prepared and presented. Fairly priced. Tri tip sandwich mouthwatering. Huge variety of salads..vegan and veg nice wine abs beverage list.

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Thousand Oaks, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We were looking for a place to eat that was GF after our time at Legoland. This place was a good find. Kid friendly! The kids enjoyed the sodas.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I don't get the hype about this place. Got a cuban sandwich from here..completely dry and flavorless. If you are going to do a cuban...do it right!

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California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
286 helpful votes 286 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Ate here with a large group and everyone loved everything they ate. Every item was fresh, perfectly cooked and well prepared. The recipes and combinations they use are all excellent. Even though you order at a counter, the staff is still very friendly, helpful and makes sure you are taken care of. Overall, the quality of the food is higher... More

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California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

My son ate here while staying at the La Costa Spa resort to save $ on dinners. We had lunch here and enjoyed sitting outside and hearing the fountain. They did not offer the fruit salad with our sandwich as a side. They only offered fries or pasta. Those are not healthy sides. Our lunch was very good but we... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Come to Carlsbad monthly and always eat here at least once. What a great concept, fast but great. Highly recommend the tri tip sandwich, Cuban sandwich, fries and tomato soup. Have to stay away from the salmon though, having spent several years in Canada around the fish farms I know how bad farm raised fish really is ugh! Yet everything... More

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