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Aunt Emma's Pancakes

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700 E St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-2004
619-427-2722
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6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Tijuana, Mexico
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185 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has been here forever. Very convenient just off fwy 5 , E St. Exit. Delicious pancakes..eggs and the like. Try the chili omelet or the Benedict. Packed on SUNDAY.

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Thank bajajulio
San Quintin, Mexico
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is always packed (good sign), but I have yet had to wait more than 10 minutes for a table. The service is good, the food excellent and the prices are right where they should be. My favorite spot to hit every time i come to town.

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Thank Gary J
Dardenne Pr
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Next door to a Dennys. You want Aunt Emmas. The menu gives you so many options, it was really hard to decide. I am a foodie and quite particular. I was impressed with the food, even that of my guest. Service was good. My only complaint: it is really noisy. It is completely open in the dining area. We had... More 

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Thank Regina C
Columbus, Ohio
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place for brunch, though there might be a bit of a wait time required. They sure live up to their name as the peanut butter pancakes I ordered were very fluffy. The burger with sunny side up egg could possibly the best burger I had in a while. It was really busy and loud with everyone trying to... More 

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Thank San R
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to go before work or during the weekend with family. It gets super packed during the weekend but overall the food is good. I love their Monte Carlo Sandwish I think it's called that with a beer in the mornings before church or work. The family love the pancakes but I'm more into the sandwiches. The service is... More 

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Thank JOSD04
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food but it is packed with VERY limited parking. It looks like a greasy spoon but don't let that keep you from giving them a try. Well worth it.

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Thank Norman H
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Aunt Emma's is wonderful. The food is always outstanding, the service is very fast and great, and the prices are affordable. There is usually quite a long line outside, but don't let that scare you away. They move very fast and usually the longest wait is about 15 minutes, even when the line seems very long. Sometimes we will call... More 

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Thank Mike G
San Diego, California
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good and fast a little more pricier than the last time I visited my bill was a lot higher than last time at lest 20% more than before, but still affordable big portions and tasty,you can save money just sharing on omelette. Pancakes are good two just make sure to get there early there's always big lines

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Thank Jesus3131
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is reasonably good. The pancakes AR significantly better than average. The portion sizes are generous but this restaurant is so noisy that it is difficult to carry on a conversation across the table. This would be so much more pleasant if there were some sound deadening installed in the room. None the less, the pancakes are great.... More 

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Thank Oklalaw
San Gabriel, California
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

For all you breakfast fans out there, this establishment is closed, and looks like it has been for some time. Lights off, signs flipped, no activity. I suggest removing it from contention

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Thank Kevin W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $20
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 E St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-2004
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: 619-427-2722

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