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Tip Top Meats

6118 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008
760-438-2620
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Ranked #7 of 279 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
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 NEW

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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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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Dana Point, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This a most unusual retaurant meat,gocery store ever. It is basically German food but American as well. It is not fancy but neat and clean and almost instant service. No waitresses, plenty of table space and extremely great food and the prices are really low; especially for the amount of food served. I guarantee you will take home most of... More

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Palm Bay, Florida
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472 reviews 472 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Did not like the oxtail soup, however the stuffed cabbage was O.K. Enjoyed the red cabbage & sauerkraut as well as the mashed potatoes with gravy. Holsteiner Schnitzel was overcooked. German draft beer was very good.

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San Diego, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We purchased Bison for a bison chili, OMG, turned out delicious not a drop left. Tip top always has the most quality meat. the butchers are full of knowledge. Ask them anything about meat. We always purchase our holiday meat here. And try the restaurant great breakfast and burgers.

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Carlsbad, California, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Probably the worst Pastrami sandwich EVER! We were looking for a place to have a good Pastrami in North County where we live. So what better place than Tip Top Meats. My husband ordered his on Rye with German Potato salad and I ordered mine on a Roll with fries. When they brought it to our table it consisted of... More

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San Diego, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Had takeout last night. Holsteiner Schnitzel. Basically a ground pork stuffed schnitzel with ham and Swiss, topped with white gravy. Mashed potato with brown gravy and red cabbage for a side. Oh and Oxtail, soup of the day, which was quite good. I would prefer pounded pork rather than ground, but this may be the only way to stuff it.... More

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Upland, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Butcher shop, store, restaurant all in one. Restaurant was packed so we ordered a few reasonably priced meals at the deli. You sit down at a table and someone will bring you your food. The portions were large and come with salad, red cabbage, sauerkraut (really sour the way I like it!) mashed potatoes, entrée and bread. We tried the... More

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California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Tip Top meats offers an interesting variety of tasty, hearty foods, desserts and meals. Their shop stocks an imported variety of foreign food products--including German, Italian and Asian. Pretzel lovers can get fresh German pretzels daily! The meat/deli services are extensive. Although there are no organic offerings, their selection is impressive! Offering organics would have given it 5 stars! I... More

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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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