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Milton's Deli Restaurant

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Delicatessen, Diner
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2660 Via De La Valle, Del Mar, CA 92014-1904
858-792-2225
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

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  • 27
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Better than it used to be

We hadn't been to Milton's in a longtime and recently ordered meat platters from them for a group coming to our home.. The meat was excellent and much better than we remembred. The side salads were very good too. We will be going back more often.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Del Mar
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We hadn't been to Milton's in a longtime and recently ordered meat platters from them for a group coming to our home.. The meat was excellent and much better than we remembred. The side salads were very good too. We will be going back more often.

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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Stopped in for a quick sandwich. Turned out the sandwich needed to come from the kitchen versus the deli in front, which meant it took 15 minutes. I paid $20.20 for a roast beef sandwich, soft drink and two cookies (the cookies portion was $1.39). Good sandwich but glad I didn't need to buy two sandwiches.

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Meaford, Canada
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72 reviews 72 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

breakfast, lunch, or dinner served any time all day, mini loaf and pickles as freebie starter, wife had amazing spicy omelette and I had corned beef hash with 3 eggs, huge portions, took mine home for a second breakfast next day, had 20% discount coupon from back of menu, $16 half sandwich a little pricey but huge amounts, bakery and... More 

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Sheldon, Iowa
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52 reviews 52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We were staying at a hotel near the Del Mar location and got our orders to go. The ability to order breakfast all day long was appealing to our kids. The sandwiches are huge with the meat being a couple of inches thick on the reuben. They had everything packed up for travel and were great about giving me serviceware... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

I decided to try out Milton's one more time. I now remember why it's taken me years to return. For 2 half sandwiches and 2 cup of soup, it was $50.00! Who pays that price for soup and sandwich??? The service was lack luster, the server never checked on us after he brought the food out. For a delicatessen, save... More 

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Del Mar, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We usually get our food to go from here. The portions are huge!!! Food is always fresh and fantastic ! Also Bakery items are available. It can get busy but never had to wait long.

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Solana Beach, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Very busy restaurant no matter what time of day. Very large portions for every entree, service is great. I have had a ton of business breakfasts and lunches there, it's a popular place for that.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Stopped in while on vacation in Del Mar. Deli sandwiches were good (i had corned beef the wife had Tuna). Waitress was pleasant and funny. Would come back again

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San Diego, California
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256 reviews 256 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I live a mile from Milton's, and I like to go there for lunch some times. The menu is extensive. My wife and I often split a lean corned beef sandwich. It is excellent as is the side of potato salad that accompanies it. Milton's and DZ Akins are the two best Delis in San Diego in my opinion.

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Toronto
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58 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Had great breakfast . Food and service are very consistent and people are extremely friendly When sick I always get chicken noodle soup with carrots Strongly recommend

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2660 Via De La Valle, Del Mar, CA 92014-1904
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
  • Phone Number: 858-792-2225

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: Delicatessen, Diner

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