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Pannikin Encinitas Cafe

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510 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-2035
+1 760-436-0033
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cakes” (19 reviews)
“lemon cake” (2 reviews)
“egg dishes” (4 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
510 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-2035
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11 - 20 of 191 reviews

Reviewed September 6, 2017

This is a great place for Latte's and pastries, one problem is in the morning the lines to try to get your Latte's and pastry can be very long but worth it.

Thank 09RayRay37
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

I'd been here before and always loved it but this past trip was the first time I had taken my boys (8 and 11). The breakfast was incredible as always and the boys had so much fun in the little store. They each had scrambled...More

Thank shannsedg
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

It must be something about the beans they use or the gigantic roasting machine they use, because the flavor of their americano is superb. This place has indoor and plentiful outdoor seating, delicious food and is located a couple blocks from the Pacific Ocean.

Thank TheRTWTraveler
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Super friendly find whose alluring coffee aroma greats you before crossing the threshold of the front entrance. Although true that it overlooks a road and rail line that for me did not detract from this place. Not only do they offer a wide array of...More

Thank Mitchell C
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

The coffee, pastry, salads and sandwiches are always fresh and well made. The selection of coffees and coffee drinks is excellent. It's a great place to meet friends. The staff is friendly and let's you stay as long as you wish.

Thank DB A
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Lovely historic train station turned coffee house 🍪☕️! Very relaxing place to have a wonderful cup of delicious coffee and pastries 😊

Thank walkaboutCalifornia
Reviewed July 1, 2017

Pannikin proves a delightful special cafe, with seating all around, and tasty specialty coffees to sample.

Thank rokkap
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place for a great selection of pastries and coffee. They have all sorts of pies and muffins and cookies for any sweet lover. The building is lovely and it has an awesome outdoors patio as well.

Thank Narek D
Reviewed June 2, 2017

I'm not sure if Pannikin is local or a chain as I saw one in the SAN Airport. Never the less, it might as well as be a free trade coffee shop. It's one of the best I've been too. Baked goods on site! Fantastic....More

Thank Simon R
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

This coffee place is an icon since I can remember if 30 plus Years!!!! Great coffee and the best, the staff!!! Love love love the place.

Thank Dave92024
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-2035
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-436-0033
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