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Swing Inn Cafe

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28676 Front St., Temecula, CA
951-676-2321
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5:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 55
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good home cooked food

We are here a long time ago and then found ourselves in Temecula again so we went back for dinner, fried chicken really good and then ate breakfast the next morning again good. Thanks for great food and service

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
richardgregg11
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Riverside, California
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
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115 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Newark, Delaware
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Drove in from out of town, and have never been to Temecula before. This place felt like it really did not fit in. We were there on a Saturday night and the streets and bars were filled. This gave us a great escape to sneak inside to some quiet and get some food. No waiting around, quaint atmosphere, good omelets.... More 

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Riverside, California
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We are here a long time ago and then found ourselves in Temecula again so we went back for dinner, fried chicken really good and then ate breakfast the next morning again good. Thanks for great food and service

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I have to say that I was really pulling for this little restaurant as it is right in old town Temecula. We tried it three times and were disappointed each time. The food was only fair. The service was poor. Each time we had to wait an exceptionally long time to get our food. The second time the food was... More 

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Seattle, Washington
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

found this place by luck and we weren't disappointed. It was like stepping back in time and the staff treated us like locals, the food was almost too much to eat, but very good. It was a great start to our weekend in Temecula.

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Top Contributor
147 reviews 147 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

You really feel like you are stepping into Temecula's past when you enter this restaurant. The breakfast menu is pretty typical so I really couldn't grade it over average. But, the history, the setting and the fun servers make it more of an attraction and raised it's score. The good basic food was just a sideline for me. This is... More 

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Temecula, California
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Great breakfast place in Old Town Temecula - highly recommended. Had eggs over easy, sausage, and pancakes - very good food & service. You won't be disappointed - but on weekend mornings, there could be a bit of a wait because of their popularity.

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South Pasadena, CA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Not just where all the tourists end up going but locals hangout also, especially for the ranch style breakfasts!!

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Alta Loma, California
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119 reviews 119 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

I am not too interested in "diner food" but this is the better side of that venue. Always busy, friendly staff and good service though not quick service, Great selection of all the ususla American favorites. C&H

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

My wife and I have enjoyed breakfast at the Swing Inn Cafe on several occasions. The food is very good and the customer service is even better. Everyone seems to be looking after your needs, refilling coffee, checking on service, etc. The price is also very affordable, and thus you see families and groups. Bathrooms are located next to small... More 

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So Cal
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51 reviews 51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We've been meeting at old towns Swing In Cafe for decades. Always the same day, table and time. Salty waitresses and tasty food. Good Times.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 28676 Front St., Temecula, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: 951-676-2321

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?