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Swami's Cafe

8284 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-5257
+1 619-668-9030
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good39%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“acai bowl” (7 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8284 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-5257
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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed my first breakfast in LA Mesa. Outstanding customer service and the food was exquisite. Just visit establishment.

Thank Mike W
Reviewed January 29, 2018

We were next door enjoying local draft beers at Hoffers Cigar Bar and they recommended Swami's club sandwich and sweet potatoe fries for lunch. I walked over and placed my order and they delivered it to me at the bar. Toast was perfect and they...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Such a nice cafe to have any type of food but they have a fantastic Vegan bacon, lettuce, tomato, avocado sandwich with amazing fries. There is plenty of seating inside and a nice patio outside as well. Apparently their açai bowls are delicious as well...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed December 27, 2017

2 couples came here for breakfast. The food is healthy, outstanding and yummy!! We had 4 different dishes and all of them exceeded our expectations. The service was friendly and efficient on a fairly busy morning. The pricing was good, the atmosphere is casual and...More

Thank Sheldon P
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

This place never fails to deliver! Great breakfast. I had two eggs, bacon and an English muffin and coffee. All top notch. I love that they have organic coffee, my joints hurt otherwise. Fresh, pure deliciousness.

Thank Laura B
Reviewed November 13, 2017

I can always find something here. They are very creative with their menu and it's always fresh. They have indoor and outdoor dining and so it's nice when it's warm to sit outside with your dog on the patio. They are friendly and service is...More

Thank 2016ShelleyT
Reviewed September 21, 2017

have never complained about anything we've eaten here. But it is order at the counter and seat and serve yourself.

Thank dmerghart1
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

This place is good, but not always worth the long wait times. Sometimes you have to wait forever to even order. I do recommend the Acai bowls for sure.

Thank LisaArmy6658
Reviewed August 16, 2017

friendly counter service. excellent breakfast and lunch options -- and SO much to choose from. many of the options are unique in a good way. big portions.

Thank markoestreicher
Reviewed July 11, 2017

What a selection! Always something different on the menu and the food always tastes fresh. The Reuben is a favorite, but come hungry.

Thank Mark M
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Questions & Answers
Sharon C
February 14, 2016|
Response from ElwoodP2013 |
I can't answer for certain because flour might be an ingredient that is not seen. However there are so many fresh veggie and fruit options, potato, rice and meat that you could undoubtedly find something you would enjoy. At... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8284 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-5257
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-668-9030
  • E-mail
Basic healthful fare prepared from responsibly-grown produce & locally-sourced ingredients.
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