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The Yellow Deli

315 E Broadway, Vista, CA 92084-6021
+1 760-631-1888
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“veggie burger” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (33 reviews)
“banana milk” (5 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
315 E Broadway, Vista, CA 92084-6021
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

I have been to the Yellow Deli a few times and I enjoy it each and every time. I love the way it is decorated, it has such a great ambiance. I also love the service, everyone is so nice. The menu is simple, Soup,...More

Thank croseamore2
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

My daughter raved about this place and when we got there I was BLOWN AWAY by the restaurant architecture and artwork OMG !!! Wow!! Fantastic!! When food arrived (sandwiches). ... well. What can I say?? ....average at best. Soggy sopping falling apart bread literally dripping...More

Thank Clark G
Reviewed January 9, 2017

Service was OK. Food was not bad, but you must ask yourself if you choose to support a cult. Check them out (the Cult), and then ask yourself if you want to support their beliefs.

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

I have been faithful friends of many members of our local Tribe in Rutland Vermont for 2 years. I have enjoyed this loyal supportive relationship as well as my many trips to the deli. I enjoy the company of the staff and have a favorite...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed December 23, 2016

Reminds me of a cozy and warm cabin....just "feels good" to be there! The food is good and healthy choices are available. Delightful teas and beverages. Servers are always pleasant and attentive. The artisan breads and deserts are yummy. I love to bring family and...More

Thank TresJolieMarie
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Very eclectic choices plus a delicious pumpkin pound cake dessert. The building is also very special because every thing has been hand crafted just like the food.

Thank cmincalif
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Sure, the food's not bad, for a local sandwich place, and the decor is pretty funky. But before you spend your money here, read up a bit on the Twelve Tribes cult and see if you really want to support them. Just sayin'

1  Thank LHerrmann
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Met a friend for lunch at the Yellow Deli. We decided to eat upstairs. The atmosphere of this restaurant is very eclectic with carved wood and many interesting items all around. We noticed one of the waiters talk into a tube upstairs to the kitchen...More

Thank dml718
Reviewed October 17, 2016

The menu selections are like something you might find in the kitchen of 'that relative who can really cook'. Lots of healthy choices, as a matter of fact, I can't think of anything that wasn't.. Lunch time is busy but whatever the wait is, it's...More

Thank Jenna S
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

What an adorable place! The restaurant is full of character with a beautiful wooden/cadt iron decor, balconies and a patio with fire pits. I love that our four legged friends are made to feel welcome also. The food they make is fresh and from wholesome...More

Thank Mystikty
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carole m
September 11, 2015|
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Response from Sandy015 | Reviewed this property |
I would not recommend it. I don't think they have the space and also the food selection for a large family group
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $13
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 E Broadway, Vista, CA 92084-6021
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 760-631-1888
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