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Hill Street Cafe

524 S. Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
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Temecula, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

we found the food to be over-cooked (eggs rubbery, toast dry). We were very disappointed. Cute place, I might give it a try for something other than breakfast.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This was the second place my husband and I stopped for breakfast on Monday morning at 7:30 a.m. After our poor experience at Cafe 101 we went down the street and found this place. Would like to say it was wonderful, but we didn't get the chance to find out because we left before ordering. There was one other customer... More

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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104 reviews 104 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Always on the search for good restaurants with vegan options and this was recommended by Succulent Café, also in Oceanside. Now THIS is vegan cooking...even some Raw Vegan options. I chose the Yams with stir fried veggies and vegan garlic mashed potatoes. Everything was cooked to perfection...stir fry of onions, bean sprouts, kale, and peppers was great and the garlic... More

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Hampstead, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The Hill Street Cafe has a very delicious and healthy menu. It really is one of my favorite restaurants of all time,One thing you should always remember about this cafe is that your order will always take a while, so be patient. The food is always fresh. At breakfast the Greek Eggs are one of my favorites, and a Keith... More

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San Diego, California
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114 reviews 114 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This is a small but quaint place. The good was incredible so was the service. I had the fresh seafood bowl over brown rice and a freshly squeezed blood orange mimosa . Both were absolutely delicious. Much better then many if the upscale restaurants in town.

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Draper, Utah
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Did some research before vacation and this was on my list. It is a Victorian house, we were seated immediately for dinner. All the food was fresh and good. The manager/owner? was very friendly. We went back for breakfast later in the week service was a little slow that morning and there was not hardly anyone there, still like the... More

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San Diego
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I have been going here for years and the food is consistently great - and best of all, no guilt! Located in a quaint yellow Victoria house on the main drag, they have both inside and outside seating, as well as some private rooms. I have ordered several items on the menu and liked them all, but my favorites are... More

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Oceanside, California
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81 reviews 81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The food is OK, and the menu includes some healthy choices but I am not always too happy with the service. The restaurant is in an old home that has been converted. I have eaten there about 5-6 times. Good enough to come back to, but not among the best.

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Ballycastle, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I used to go to Hill Street Cafe when it first opened over twenty years ago. It was amazing. At the time it was one of the first proper owner-operator coffee shops in Oceanside and for that alone it was gratefully received, however, when the sheer quality of coffee, service and atmosphere was also taken into account it rapidly became... More

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Plano, Texas
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102 reviews 102 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Check out the art gallery upstairs and munch out downstairs. This place even has a covered pourch to eat al fresco. This establishment was the least expensive of all the Oceanside places I ate on this trip. It was also the coolest. I recommend this place as "the go to" place.

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