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Aunt Emma's Pancakes

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700 E St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-2004
619-427-2722
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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/Brunch
Good for:
Families with children

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  • 42
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great service, good food, reasonable prices.

Stumbled in here looking for a good breakfast. They were super busy but found me a spot right away. My waitress was really good, and several people checked on me several times, food was up really quick and was pretty good for the price. It was a pretty nice little spot.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
JPitt
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Clarkston, WA
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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Clarkston, WA
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

Stumbled in here looking for a good breakfast. They were super busy but found me a spot right away. My waitress was really good, and several people checked on me several times, food was up really quick and was pretty good for the price. It was a pretty nice little spot.

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Anaheim
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Service is good, but there's a problem to find a space in the parking área, and inside is too noisy!

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Chula Vista, California
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My first visit several years ago made me not want to go back after having a rude waitress, but with a Restaurant.com special I'd thought I'd give it another chance. It's okay, not great. Open dining room was loud, the servings were not that generous for a breakfast place, the food was mediocre, but the waitress was nice and helpful.

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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We were on vacation and decide to go to breakfast near our hotel. First the coffee was lukewarm. We ordered our food and waited 30 min for our order which is typical for A Sunday morning! While we were waiting for our food the fable next sat down and ordered there food and got there food while we were still... More 

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San Diego, California
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Be prepared to share. Also you probably won't have to add salt to your breakfast. The extremely long lines will give you a hint on how popular this Chula Vista institution is. The food is good, service is friendly, plus it's extremely kid-friendly Parking can be problematic, but there is street parking and also the hotel behind Aunt Emma's allows... More 

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Chula Vista,Ca.
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Just an old coffee shop next to the freeway but has always served a good breakfast. Easy place to meet for grub. Always packed. They have a couple of daily breakfast specials for under five bucks. I've been eating there for over 40 years. That is all

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Great food, great people. Busy busy busy on a Sat morning but I was in and out in less than 20 mins. Bilingual staff, clean, always smiling. Obviously happy to be there. A good family restaurant.

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Chula Vista
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Have had Breakfast here many, many times over the past 20 years. The service & food are excellent. Keep in mind, Aunt Emma's only serves Breakfast & Lunch.

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Tucson, Arizona, USA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Loved the portion sizes holy crap you can share. I am very basic I get the eggs and hashbrowns, but my friends got the pancakes and waffle meals they only each ate half.

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Chula Vista, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

Good breakfast!!! Fast service even if you have to wait in line😊 Good prices. It is a little noisy but I guess is normal for a breakfast place. A good place to have a family breakfast

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 700 E St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-2004
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: 619-427-2722

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 20
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
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?