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The Naked Cafe

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300 Carlsbad Village Dr, Ste 107A, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2990
+1 760-720-7866
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Nashua, New Hampshire
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family took a drive to the beach. Was hungry for breakfast. My daughter found this eatery and decided to go. Good selection of items for breakfast. Service was excellent. Food was excel,ent, as well. Would go back, again!

Thank Patrick L
san diego, ca
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174 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cool little place tucked away in the Village at Carlsbad. Indoor/outdoor seating. Healthy eating is my goal these days. Often times eating out translates into poor choices. Great salads and other healthy plates. Highly recommend!!

Thank Cabotoy
Vista, California
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Some of the best pancakes I have ever had. The biggest negative is that there are no breakfast meals which include pancakes except the pancake order or a side order. Some of their other items are so good, I want a mix of different things but don't want to pay a la crate for them. Please give me a scramble... More 

Thank RJA_SD_1964
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016

Small cafe with unique breakfast items. We ate in the courtyard early so no real crowds. Breakfast healthy and tasty. Good coffee as well. Would have gone for lunch, but too many other places to try.

Thank steve42
Hellertown, Pennsylvania
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113 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

On a day trip to Carlsbad Village from San Diego, we stumbled onto The Naked Cafe. What a pleasant surprise! It is in the heart of The Village and an easy walk from the Coaster train stop.The menu includes both breakfast and lunch items. We chose to sit inside, but the outside courtyard seating seemed very popular. The menu includes... More 

Thank Dianne B
Crozet, Virginia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

WOW - what a selection for fresh/wholesome breakfasts. We hit it right with the pumpkin pancakes - 3 big and fluffy! Really enjoyed the helpful wait staff - they narrowed down the best selections for our family! Our first Cali breakfast experience!

Thank Sharon B
Victoria, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

My friend and I had the pulled pork sammy and the buddha bowl. Both were very delicious. Service was fast and friendly.

Thank Rose D
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121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Because I value clean eats and it's a great location form the beach we have been here twice. The food is fine and atmosphere fine service fine. Nothing unique or special. Not understanding not bad just average place to decent ingredients.

Thank branditravelphoto
San Diego
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Breakfast with a group of friends after a beach walk - outside seating in a quiet courtyard (we were early -before the stores opened). Great breakfast menu with interesting and delicious flavor combinations, sweet, savory, spicy, mild. Well worth the two block walk from the beach.

Thank Deborah J
West Country, England
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

The food is always so fresh and as the name promises, no additives or preservatives just good tasty cooking. We always sit outside in the courtyard but there is plenty of indoor seating too. Well worth a visit for lunch.

Thank bazchris

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Carlsbad Village Dr, Ste 107A, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2990
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-720-7866

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?