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Tip Top Meats

6118 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-438-2620
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Ranked #10 of 280 Restaurants in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Dessert
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  • English first
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English first
Sacramento, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Good variety and portions were generous. Menu price was reasonable. The stuffed pork chop was a little dry. I would order the chicken or beef next time.

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Rice Lake, Wisconsin, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

When visiting Carlsbad we received a great tip from one of the locals and were so satisfied we visited this great German Restaurant and Deli at least 3 times during our one week stay in Carlsbad. You will be very satisfied weather it is Breakfast, Lunch , or Dinner.

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2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We have been shopping here for all of our meats for 25 years. When you want the best cuts from knowledgeable butchers, this is the place to go. They also have a restaurant with very modest prices when you are in need of good comfort food!!! A real Carlsbad institution. It's also fun to take a stroll up & down... More

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Carlsbad, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The shop is really 2 places, one is a restaurant and the other is a fantastic butcher shop with products from all over Europe.

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Carlsbad, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Tip Top Meats enjoy a deserved reputation for excellent German style sausages. Since moving to Carlsbad, I went there for lunch one day. The queue for ordering was very long and but for their reputation I would have walked out. When you finally get to the order taker, given the line behind you, you need to know what you want.... More

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Woodland, California
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68 reviews 68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Really, a gem for those of you who are looking for some german food, with an american touch the waiters are very nice, and the clients are chic the food wad prepared just the way we want it, and the price couldn't be better

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Surprise, Arizona
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86 reviews 86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We ate in the restaurant due to the very low prices. The fillet was very tender as you would expect, but didn't have any flavor. My husband ordered the pork shank and it was very tender like you would expect, but again very little flavor.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This was a surprise. We read about Tip Top on TripAdvisor and decided to check it out. So glad we did. Coming from Atlanta we had not seen an authentic Deli such as this since living in NYC. This market is full of well prepared meats, sausages, and dishes that rev up your appetite. The Brats and Polish Sausages were... More

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Monadnock Region, NH
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Went for breakfast which was very good but couldn't help browsing the aisles and meat cases of the market. This is a very unique place that I wandered before and after eating. Couldn't help myself. While basically German food, it's lots more. Imported foods from many different places. I need one of these near my home! Couldn't even think about... More

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diver-traveller1
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Great price for good German food. Also, If you have dogs, they have great deals on raw and smoked bones.

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Additional Information about Tip Top Meats

Address: 6118 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone Number: 760-438-2620
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Barbecue, Delicatessen, German, Steakhouse

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