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Cafe Chloe

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721 9th Ave, Downtown's East Village, San Diego, CA 92101-6481
+1 619-232-3242
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (62 reviews)
“croque madame” (23 reviews)
“poached eggs” (26 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
721 9th Ave, Downtown's East Village, San Diego, CA 92101-6481
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Reviewed February 6, 2014

The ambiance was, like the French say, très sympa. The food was very good with some quite authentic dishes creatively served and garnished. The wine and beer variety was descent, too. The menu changes periodically using fresh and seasonal ingredients. The moules, lamb, steak &...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2014

Very good food and service contributed to a great dining experience.We will return on our next visit to the city

Thank Jim M
Reviewed January 28, 2014

We saw this was highly recommended on TripAdvisor and it was close to our hotel. It's really a cute little bistro, we sat outside and enjoyed a lovely brunch. We had the poached eggs with mushroom sauce and the frisee bistro salad, both were excellent....More

Thank ShirlLRacine
Reviewed January 20, 2014

Met someone here for a breakfast meeting. It wasn't too busy, and there was plenty of metered parking nearby. Their coffee is quite good, and while their menus isn't big, the food is quite impressive. It wasn't too noisy, which is nice when you are...More

Thank tptn8
Reviewed December 18, 2013

It had been a long time that I was interested in visiting this restaurant. It is charming and the menu is delightful. Breakfast served all day was a surprise, but I had the Mac n Cheese and it was delicious!. I took my Mother there...More

Thank ArtCulture
Reviewed November 30, 2013

We stopped here for a quick bite to eat after getting some massages for my husbands birthday ... actually the lady who did our messages told us about it and am I ever happy she did! We recently got back from France and we were...More

Reviewed November 21, 2013

We had our ladies' day lined up: auction at Fr. Joe's, visit to the new library downtown, and lunch at Cafe Chloes. We began our East Village experience with a glass of rose champagne and a blind tasting that led to a Mount Eden chardonnay...More

Thank patient111
Reviewed November 19, 2013

This is a great place for lunch in the East Village near downtown San Diego. I cannot go without ordering their pomme frites with three dipping sauces and the lavender lemonade. They steal the show. I've had a burger, shared in the mac and cheese...More

Thank Joy M
Reviewed November 9, 2013

This cafe could be in Paris or Provence and easily hold it's little head high. The commitment to the ingredients and the perfect execution are very hard to find in any American city. Cafe Chloe delivers the real deal. From the wonderful coffees and expresso...More

Thank David S
Reviewed October 18, 2013

As former residents of San Diego, whenever we return to the city, we always include a brunch at Café Chloe's. It had been six months since our last visit and we had not expected a change in the menu but there was to our surprise!...More

Thank Myles C
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April 3, 2016|
Response from Sarah P |
It can be depending on how crowded it is and if there are larger parties. I gets quieter later in the day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $30
Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 9th Ave, Downtown's East Village, San Diego, CA 92101-6481
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-232-3242
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Adorable Jewel box of a Cafe, serving Brunch, Happy Hour, and Dinner during hours listed. A bit of Paris for the Locals!
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