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Coffee Cup

1109 Wall Street, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
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Ranked #15 of 1,264 Restaurants in La Jolla
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Bangkok
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Went there twice and had two different experiences. The egg or breakfast dishes like poached eggs and pan cakes were very good while Mexican style breakfast were not so good. The Mexican style dishes were not as flavorful and it felt piled on. They do make great coffee and that was true both times. The service was also very good.

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Brooklyn
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Went here when we were visiting La Jolla, and the breakfast was delicious! Everyone ordered something different and all of us left happy. Recommended!!

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Tennessee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The best breakfast in La Jolla! The breakfast burrito was great, but the orange and blueberry pancakes were out of this world. I am a true foodie and this was some of the best food I have ever tasted!

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Vaughan, Canada
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68 reviews 68 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Fresh, yummy and good coffee too. Didn't have the pancakes but, they looked good. Small, you might have to wait but it's worth it!

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Columbus, OH
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I was disperate for a restroom. I ducked into this local coffee shop, only to find the single restroom occupied. Carlos kept me company while he hustled about serving and clearing. Short of a century, I was finally about to be get in. By that time Carlos has taken my coffee order and convinced me to return for a meal,... More

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La Jolla, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Yes.. I too love the Cottage, and Harry's for breakfast, but my most favorite is the Coffee cup. It is a small couple kind of place or breakfast with a friend to catch up. Coffee cup offers a healthy yummy breakfast to start your day. Service can be slow, but it is friendly.It is not a rushed pancake house kind... More

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Chapel Hill
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Stopped by for our first breakfast in La Jolla. Had the eggs benedict and my niece had pancakes. Both were great. Loved the rosemary potatoes. Coffee was good. Service was good.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I called ahead 20 minutes to swing by and pick up a simple breakfast burrito. I wound up waiting for my burrito for 40 minutes after I arrived. Biggest waste of my time to stop at this place. Doesn't matter how good the food is because the service is terrible. Do yourself a favor and skip Coffee Cup and go... More

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Great food, great flavors. Service shines with tons of flair! Fun place to get breakfast. We ordered breakfast tacos, corn tortillas soft and crispy edges. Chipotle sauce delicious, and just the right amount of heat. I ordered the pesto eggs whites (they needed their yolks for more flavor IMHO), they were pretty good, but I helped my wife finish her... More

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San Francisco, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Driving around La Jolla killing the clock for a 1pm meeting including lunch. Stopped for some coffee and a muffin, they suggested french toast. Came out perfectly done with a side of blueberry sauce and some fruit. Just what I needed. Staff was very attentive and polite.

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