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Nordstrom Cafe

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Nordstrom Fashion Valley, 6997 Friars Road, San Diego, CA
+1 619-295-4441
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“tomato soup” (4 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, American
$$ - $$$
Nordstrom Fashion Valley, 6997 Friars Road, San Diego, CA
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised at the lunch menu here. Very healthy and good! If you are in this mall try it out!!

Thank FredN47
Reviewed April 6, 2018

My husband and I ate lunch at Nordstrom Cafe in March of 2018. We ordered the following: Roma Tomato soup (cup), 2 cheddar biscuits, grilled shrimp corn with argula, 1 glass of Cabernet, a small bottle of Pellegrino, and 1 beer. Total without the tip...More

Thank Angelica S
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Cafeteria Style restaurant on the Third floor of the Nordstrom department store. Everybody goes for the Tomato Basil soup, which years ago was very good, but nowadays it is too heavy on the cream. Best bet is to go for a salad or sandwich (panini).

Thank Fernando O
Reviewed February 24, 2017

My striking spouse and former haute couture fashion model and TV spokesperson don’t usually do “lunch” rather invariably opting for breakfast and dinner. What a pleasant respite and scrumptious culinary dining experience, however, when we meandered into Nordstrom’s Marketplace Café in Fashion Valley around noon...More

Thank GreyHairGreyMatter
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Stopped in while shopping this weekend and was so disappointed that they had changed their entire menu.. I was craving their Mixed Berry Salad - and alas, gone... Thought I would then have a Turkey and Cranberry Sandwich... gone... I settled on a cup of...More

1  Thank Diane L
Reviewed October 23, 2016

The Cafe at this location is very busy during peak hours and busy even during non-peaks hours. It is worth the wait. It is located on the 4th floor to the left as you leave the up escalator. It is large and well staffed. Place...More

Reviewed March 18, 2016

I don't mind waiting in line for my food in a cafeteria style restaurant. However, the checkout line is often longer than the food line and your meal is pretty cold once you get to your table. The food itself is fresh made and delicious....More

Thank Gisela M
Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Always love the tasty salmon ceasar salad with lemon coconut cake and coffee!! The tomato soup is fabulous! The cafe is tucked away on the 3rd floor next to the gift department and bathrooms. A line usually forms around 12:00 , normally takes a short...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed August 14, 2015

Why is it always packed? Still very good coffee and delicious red velvet macaroons! Totally worth it!

Thank MrsKaiba
Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

We love eating at the Nordstrom Cafe. All the food is wonderful. We miss seeing the mushroom soup. The wait staff is excellent and very attentive. The restaurant always has a line... Try to avoid peak lunch time unless you don't mind a wait.

Thank bobwoolley
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nordstrom Fashion Valley, 6997 Friars Road, San Diego, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-295-4441
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