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Perry's Cafe

4610 Pacific Hwy, San Diego, CA 92110 (Old Town)
619 291 7121
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Ranked #103 of 4,068 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Old Town
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Old Town
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Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Review of Perry's breakfast I come to the area only twice a year. This is a very good place to eat. Located close to old town San Diego. There is an efficiency and attention to detail. The menu is large and varied. You can get American or Mexican influenced. Waitresses are on the spot and attentive. Service was quick. Food... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Perry's makes the best home style breakfast in San Diego, bar none! Huge portions and a decent price, just get there early on the weekend or you'll be waiting in an hour long line... Still worth the wait if your not in a hurry!

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This is a definite old school dinner. It's dark, a lot a of wood, but clean, friendly servers, and great tuna melts. Order this on sour dough with fresh fruit and cottage cheese. Worth the 5 bucks.

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Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Giants food portion. I had the machacas breakfast & it was full of flavor, lots of shredded beef very satisfying - can share w/ someone. The salsa that came it it was yum but a good kick, yes I m a woosh, not good w/ spicy but this one was so delish I couldn't stop eating it. Our server Leslie... More

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Senior Reviewer
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The food was great and so were the prices. I had a frittata and my friend had the machaca con huevos...both were delicious. We went on a Sunday morning pretty sure that we would have to wait and hoping the food was worth it - we beat the rush by less than 30 minutes but the food would have been... More

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Bakersfield
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My family and I ate at this cafe (in Old Town/San Diego) at the recommendation of a local. Oh my goodness, it reminded me of the breakfasts my grandmother made me when I was little. This is homemade, comfort food. I had the pancakes and my other family members had eggs, hash brown, and bacon. All food was prepared well... More

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Irvine, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Great place for breakfast or brunch. I have not eaten here for lunch but my boyfriend and I were certainly happy we stumbled on this place while walking down Pacific Beach. It's right on the sand, if there is any seating outside, it's a great place to have a meal. Good Bloody Mary's, tasty food and we had a great... More

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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

I ordered a waffle and received a soggy one with a greasy piece of bacon on it. When I asked please could it be crispy as I had ordered the server replied, "It has been cooked there are no replacements and you must pay for it." I was schocked by her inappropriate words and would never return to the restaurant.... More

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Southern USA
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75 reviews 75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Perry's Cafe is just our kind of place for an excellent, big breakfast. I had the frittata with sausage and bacon, covered with cheese and it was excellent. It was served with a blueberry muffin that was also good. My husband is the world's biggest pancake fan, and he was happy with his choice at Perry's. He thought the bacon... More

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Tehachapi, California
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293 reviews 293 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Breakfast and lunch A+. Central to most activities, and good breakfast to start the day with. Super coffee, lots of choices, and great service. Been there forever. Check out the pies. Can't go wrong here.

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