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Harry's Coffee Shop

7545 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5102
858-454-7381
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Ranked #15 of 1,271 Restaurants in La Jolla
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Clio, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

The waffles are " old school" and some with a twist, eggs, bacon sausage. A classic in town I don't miss a chance when I'm back to visit.

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Santa Rosa Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Harry's is always phenomenal! There are so many options from healthy to not so healthy. It's always on my list when I make a trip to LJ. After a late night, I had chicken fried steak and waffles. So freakin' good!

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Port Washington, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Good breakfast selections for the entire family. Even on a Sunday morning, wait was not too bad. Try the Espresso Shake for a caffeine boost that will last all day!

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I've been going to Harry's Coffee Shop in La Jolla since I was 12 years old and it never disappoints. The food is solid, the ambience is cozy, and the service is great. It was started by a surfer many years ago and I imagine it hasn't changed much since. If you are looking for a great breakfast or lunch... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We went to Harry's for the much acclaimed breakfast. I had an omelette which was huge and full of flavour. The hash browns were a bit watery and the scone was very salty. My dining companion had scrambled egg and bacon which he felt was ok. Lots of good coffee and friendly efficient staff.

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Denver, Colorado
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

My husband is a La Jolla native so meeting here with his family was a must on our trip. Perfect place for families/kids. The menu was tough to choose from. I has the oatmeal pancakes and they were outstanding! Filled me up alllll day.

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Indio, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Went here for weekend breakfast after the Open Aire Market. A local place that has been there for several generations. GREAT breakfast! Choices for everyone, whether you like French Toast or health conscious faire. Prices are good, and you won't leave disappointed. Cool connection to baseball. The founder at one point as a kid was a Brooklyn Dodgers bat boy.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This place is why you get up in the morning. Breakfast to die for! Everything you want in a great authentic breakfast diner. Order what ever happens to be your favorite breakfast dish and top it off with a short stack of oatmeal pancakes. Awesome place!

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Just a fantastic family run type of plCe. Good prices and great service. The Greek omelet had tons of the best feta cheese on top. Yum. And, where do you go that on your bill at the end do you get a hand down heart on it.

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Oklahoma City, OK
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51 reviews 51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We had the pancakes with fresh strawberries and whipped cream, scrambled eggs and hash browns. The pancakes tasted great with a nice portion of strawberries and whipped cream (squirt type). The scrambled eggs tasted like good scrambled eggs. The hash brownies were very buttery/greasy and definitely not the best that I have had. The waitstaff were friendly and efficient. The... More

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