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3940 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3112
+1 619-500-3344
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (84 reviews)
“pancakes” (321 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3940 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3112
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Pretty good food, nice mimosa. Nothing special, in my opinion, especially for the price. The waiter was really good, attentive but not intrusive. I definitely recommend either reservations (if they take them) or getting there early. By the time we left (about 10am), there was...More

Thank AmettOmega
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went to snooze on our last day vacationing in San Diego. It was the furthest walk from where we were staying, and there was always a line when we walked by on other mornings. We were determined to try it though...More

Thank Paiten505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Snooze is one of our favorite places to eat in San Diego! The menu offers many delicious choices and the service is great. Lines tend to be long but the wait is worth it!

Thank MollyKH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We aren't sure if they accept reservations, but you definitely want to get there early. The wait was pretty lengthy, but you can put your name on two wait lists and that helps get you seated faster. There is a bar area where you can...More

Thank The_Sharks88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived 80-90 minutes ahead to put our name in... the app they use, NO WAIT, doesn’t take reservations for parties larger than 7. So.... if you have a big group and are going in a weekend morning...send one person to put in the name...More

Thank 2beans2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for Sunday breakfast before heading to the zoo. Joined the online waitlist before arriving which was great, as only waited 10 mins for our table when we arrived. Ordered the French toast neat and smashed avocado benny, food was fantastic and waiters were...More

Thank KangoTravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the Hillcrest district of San Diego, Snooze is a fabulous breakfast spot. I had the flight of pancakes - sweet potato, pineapple upside down, and sunburst. The sunburst/lemon was the best and the other two were good as well, though I was a...More

Thank Markfromthe414
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OMG OMG, the Chile Verde Benny w/ Barbacoa Beef was DIVINE and one of the best breakfasts I have ever had! First time at Snooze...Friday at 10am waited almost 40 mins, was full but they have a free coffee station on the side, while you...More

Thank Tiro841
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved it! This restaurant was so good! We visit family in San Diego every year or so, and are always looking for new places. This one was a total find! Go!

Thank mjp728
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Our family of 3 (new Englanders) found this place in trip advisor. Let’s just say awesome! Food and coffee were great. Neat French toast, ham Benny and blueberry pancakes an explosion in your mouth. Only negative was they could dial down the music a tad....More

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May 8, 2017|
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Response from isay691 | Reviewed this property |
It will be a bit crowded but anywhere in the area will be a wait. However, well worth the wait. Go early if you can.
July 18, 2016|
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Response from 2beans2000 | Reviewed this property |
I just got my Mastercard bill and I checked.... so for my daughter and me it was ~$28. She had an order of cinnamon bun pancakes (to die for!!) and I had one of the eggs benedict concoctions (very good, but I'd re-order her... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3940 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3112
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-500-3344
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Breakfast marks the beginning of a new day. At Snooze, we believe life is for living and each person and each day is worth celebrating. Our mantra: it only takes a moment to make a difference. From the day we were born, our people - Snoozers - have led the way serving creative twists on America's favorite breakfast classics in a casual, friendly and vibrant atmosphere. The passion of our Snoozers is contagious. Over the past 10+ years it has inspired Snooze fans of all ages across the country.
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