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The Yellow Deli

315 E Broadway, Vista, CA 92084
(760) 631-1888
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Ranked #2 of 187 Restaurants in Vista
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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English first
San Marcos, California
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161 reviews 161 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The folks that run the restaurant are friendly and very attentive. The food is delicious and hand made from fresh ingredients, many of them grown on their own farm. Worth stopping to experience the quality and wonderful flavors.

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Oceanside, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Something for everyone!! They have their own gardens/farms, so the quality is really good. Little too "airy-fairy", but great service, good quality, and fair prices. We will be back.

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Vista, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I have eaten her a handful of times and have always enjoyed my meal. It is interesting that the owners are the farmers, cooks, and have built the restaurant. It is a bit pricey, but worth it for the fresh quality of the meal.

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Vista, CA
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I love this place! You cannot beat the atmostphere. Go upstairs for a treehouse experience, or eat out on the patio for a wonderful garden feeling. The back corner has a cozy coffeehouse vibe that gets dark and warm in the night. Every piece of furniture, every inch of the walls, every beam and post has been crafted by hand.... More

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Vista, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Loved the zen, layed back atmosphere.. Tranquil and such great food.. All items are fresh, organic and flavorful. Make sure you check the times open 24 hours but close Friday afternoon til Sunday afternoon.. Please walk around inside and out and notice the wonderful touches and inspiring art and messages.. Gotta check out this hidden gem in Vista

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Thousand Oaks, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Saw good reviews for this place and decided to try it. Its a wonderful place to eat. Atmosphere, service, and food were top notch. EVERYONE on the staff was friendly and helpful with recommendations, ensuring we were happy with our seating, food, etc, w/o being pushy or feeling rushed. The menu is limited but everything was really good. The atmosphere... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We have been dining at Yellow Deli several times now and it's always been a good time every time. We love the place! It's like the houses in LOTR's Shire where Bilbo Baggins live. The staff are efficient and friendly. You have to try their soup - the chili was good but I was blown away by how tasty the... More

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San Diego, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I've been wanting to try this place for a long time and did today since I was in Vista for jury duty. Since we have and hour and a half for lunch and this place is close it worked out fine, this is not a place to rush. They were very busy and I did have to wait about 10... More

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Vista, California, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I've been visiting the Yellow Deli whenever I come home form college for about five years now. I love that I can get a simple sandwich rather than paying for a bunch of stuff I'm going to ask them to take off anyway. Highlights of this place include their peach iced tea, which is the best I've ever had, and... More

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Fort Myers, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I saw the menu for this place and was excited about trying it out. It was ok but not the amazing that I was expecting. We ordered for Pick Up and my husband said that the building and staff were pretty cool, "Like a hippie joint". lol I had the veggie burger with added Havarti cheese and he had the... More

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