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La Mesa Bistro and Bakery

8697 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-9565
619-589-0806
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English first
La Mesa, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I am never disappointed in the food or service. This family operation is exceptional in every way and the food and variety is wonderful with the quaint outdoor eating area or room enough in the back to host a large group. They have my vote for excellence.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

great selection. food taste great. Love the freshly squeezed juices. Portions are big. Love their breakfast especially. Definitely will come back

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La Mesa, California, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Breakfast is very good here! They do give everyone the best service they can. Orders can come pretty quick to a reasonable wait time. This is a popular spot.. it is busy for breakfast and usually has lines to order food. Portions are usually Big! For water and coffee- people serve themselves. The parking lot is busy and can get... More 

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El Cajon, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I had the best food here in this hidden little gem. sundried tomato, mozzarella, sandwich with tortilla soup. the prices were decent, too. then we shared a acai sorbet dessert bowl with fruit and granola and coconut shavings. soooo good. it is a little awkward to order and pay for your food in a line, then sit down, but the... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We stopped by on off hours for a quick lunch and were extremely impressed with the service and quality of food we ordered. The food was hot and plentiful. They had the best french fries I have had in a very long time. Our sandwiches were filled with tasty vegetables and lots of turkey slices. There were many choices of... More 

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La Mesa, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Generous portions of food for breakfast. Large menu, but they will accomodate almost any special request. Self-serve coffee from a dozen blends is a great idea. Usually busy, so be prepared to wait a few minutes.

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Cairo, Egypt
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377 reviews 377 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

This little restaurant sits in a commercial strip mall (not really a "mall" - just a conglomeration of stores and shops) and really is unnoticeable from the street, which isn't that well traveled. Don't let that fool you; this is a destination! Specials are posted at the door as you enter; more specials are on the wall behind the register... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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103 reviews 103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I stopped into this restaurant with my sister for breakfas because it was supposed to be pretty good. We saw a line of people at the register, but a few empty tables. We didn't see a hostess stand, so we sat down. No servers approached us so we flagged down someone wiping tables and asked for menus which she brought... More 

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Rego Park, New York
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

A lots of breakfast eggs dishes. Very taste and decent side. Unique place. You order in the counter and then wait @ your table. Next time I'm in la mesa area will return

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San Diego, California
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84 reviews 84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

This is a really great little bistro The menu is very diverse. The juices are home made. All of the food is fresh. It is a family restaurant with a touch of Mexico. Highly recommended. !

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Additional Information about La Mesa Bistro and Bakery

Address: 8697 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-9565
Phone Number: 619-589-0806
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
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
Cuisine: Mexican

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