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2965 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
+1 619-550-1818
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (27 reviews)
“tacos” (14 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Fast Food, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2965 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Evolution is clearly the best place for Vegan food in San Diego. Plus it has a drive-through! It gets rather busy at times as a result of all of this goodness. Highly recommended!

Thank jflanc
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for vegan food for s great price in San Diego then you must go here. Great food, great prices.

Thank arielmoon
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Delicious. Expensive. Luxury. I tried all raw speciality: stuffed veggie, raw burger and raw tacos 😍❤️💕

Thank russianuni
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

To be a fast food vegan restaurant is rare and amazing. Food was better than expected- drive through was slow but it was worth the wait. They also have raw vegan options which is awesome. Will definitely return!

Thank sake1
Reviewed July 25, 2018

When you think about Vegan places, they are often quite good. But what makes certain ones stand above the rest are the "meats" that they produce or use. Evolution is one of the standouts. The California Burrito is flawless. Just the right size with a...More

Thank EdmondJDantes
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The food at this restaurant is exceptionally good. You can eat on the patio out back or get it to go. The staff is super friendly. The staff really likes to be as ecofriendly as possible. It's a fun restaurant on the west side of...More

Thank Pia M
Reviewed May 2, 2018

I love eating healthy; but like everyone, I love eating bad even more. Evolution bridges the gap between burgers and beans. In fact there is a burger patty made of beans (the Evo Burger); but you don't have to have a bean patty; Evolution is...More

Thank Jebbie S
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

My son the vegetarian inspired our visit. Veggie bean burgers were fabulous and spicy. My wife especially loved the sweet potato fries and she is a sweet potato aficionado. I requested something tasty for a carnivore. John directed me to the California burrito which was...More

Thank jwwcpa
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Smaller little take-out style cafe with a number of table outside. The food was right up my alley being all vegetarian and or vegan. The food was very tasty and serving size was decent for lunch. I really enjoyed my meal and would go again...More

Thank Rh1961
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Visited Evolution for the first time a couple of days ago and loved it there. Very friendly staff and great tasting, nourishing food. I had the mushroom Swiss burger with a freshly made carrot and ginger juice 😋

Thank Ryan J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2965 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-550-1818
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