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Cafe Moto

1227 J Street, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
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Ranked #1,563 of 4,068 Restaurants in San Diego
Cuisines: Delicatessen, Dessert
Neighborhood: Downtown
Most recent review
- Nov 5, 2013
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Neighborhood: Downtown
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Mill Valley, California
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183 reviews 183 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

These folks buy (fair trade) and roast the most superb coffee. Their coffee shop has the roastery and Store behind (with a foosball table!). The owner (or rather his late stepfather) is in to old cars and motorcycles (thus the name) and is a wonderful person with wonderful staff. All in all, this place is more than a coffee shop... More

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Coronado, California
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261 reviews 261 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

The location is not great. The cafe is very nicely decorated. I like the bar area. The cappuccino was very good, one of the better ones to be found in San Diego. The coffee biscotti was well done without any nuts. Thank you.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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92 reviews 92 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2011

Café Moto has some great coffee and a beautiful atmosphere within Balboa Park. I never been to their location downtown, but I have been to their kiosk cart in Balboa Park, which is within the patio next to the Prado café. I truly enjoy the “Mocha de Mexico,” which is a mocha made with the great Ibarra chocolate. Such a... More

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