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“Yummy” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Kono's Cafe

Kono's Cafe
704 Garnet Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-2408 (Pacific Beach)
858-483-1669
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Ranked #14 of 4,078 Restaurants in San Diego
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Takeout
Neighborhood: Pacific Beach
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“Yummy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Had breakfast based on other reviews. It was everything and more. We got lucky and got right in. For about $12 we both ate and left with extras. Fun place with great service

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Cheap eats on Pacific Beach”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Kono's is a cool little beach place that serves breakfast/lunch. Prices are cheap and the food is good. You order first, then go find a seat and they bring your good out to you. The line can be a bit long, but there is a separate coffee bar so at least you can get some caffeine while you wait. Skip the breakfast burritos - they are basically just 3 lbs of eggs in a burrito. Do get the potatoes - loaded with cheese, peppers and bacon crumbles. Also good was the veggie sandwich.

The view and outdoor seating on Pacific Beach are great. Kono's is a nice place to start your day off and not break the bank.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
“You can't go wrong”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Only stopped by for breakfast...every day we were in town. It's so affordable and absolutely amazing.

Visited November 2013
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Vancouver, WA
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
“Good, but Ranked Too High”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

We went here because it was close to our hotel, and ranked so high on Trip Advisor. Okay, Number 4? This is a place with simple breakfast fare in huge portions for cheap. Don't get me wrong, the food is good, but compared to what is available in San Diego I really don't think this is the 4th greatest restaurant in San Diego....

If you are in the area and hungry, then by all means check it out. You will be full at the end of your meal and not unhappy. Bring cash; no credit cards here!

  • Visited October 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Denver, Colorado
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5 restaurant reviews
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“great place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

fun and simple. The food portions are huge and very good. not a lot of flash or flare, but well worth the experience.

Visited October 2013
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