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Tent City Restaurant

1100 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3407
+1 619-435-4900
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“salad” (30 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1100 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3407
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1 - 10 of 227 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience here was pretty average from the quality of food to the quality of service. They have a cute little patio which was really nice. We had the salmon salad and the salmon tasted almost microwaved (hopefully it wasn’t). Other food we tried was...More

Thank Eatsalot03
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We were staying in the Hotel Del Coronado but wanting to have breakfast away from the resort. This is a short walk down Orange Avenue from the hotel. They have patio and inside seating but we always opted for the patio since the weather is...More

Thank Charra K
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

The appeal of the outdoor seating drew us in initially. The menu is affordable and the food was good. The service, however, was not great. I’m not sure if they were short-handed, etc...but we’d definitely give them another shot. It’s a short walk from the...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Food was very good and the service was excellent. It is nice to be able to enjoy a good eating place. They take very good care of you when you dine there! I would go back again for sure.

Thank Jill K
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Had breakfast here one morning, sat outside to enjoy the weather. The service was adequate with friendly waitresses and hots. The food was good. No complaints at all.

Thank CAEurope
Reviewed June 4, 2018

walking around coronado looking for lunch, we happened upon tent city. their burger is absolutely awesome and the service really friendly.

Thank dominicandandy35805
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Tent City has a nice pet patio along the sidewalks. This was my second time at this restaurant in about 5 years. I had the Chicken Alfredo Linguini, w supposed grilled chicken, $22. GF had the Mushroom Ravioli, with Arrabiata sauce & parmesan cheese, $22,...More

Thank hdslam
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Good food and service. Location is perfect on a summer day. Have only had lunch there but the breakfast looks pretty good. Give it a try.

Thank sepetit2018
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant has a really nice feel to it. It’s been well appointed and the staff were really friendly and welcoming. We only had a light meal; clam chowder followed by a shared plate of octopus tacos. Both were excellent. We would have no hesitation...More

Thank craigden19
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on Sunday. Hostess waves her hand and said to sit wherever and walks away. We seat ourselves inside and wait 10 minutes. Nobody comes to the table although several servers walked by. They were not busy and there seemed to be...More

Thank Cathy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3407
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-435-4900
Description
At Tent City Restaurant, we want to make you feel like you are in the comfort of your own home. Our name celebrates Coronado history and we strive to honor that name by providing residents and visitors with the same warmth that John D. Spreckels provided Tent City guests back in the year 1900. Both our unique location in the heart of Coronado’s beautiful Orange Avenue, and our menu selection inspired from different tastes and styles make up for the perfect breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner setting.
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