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Cafe Gratitude

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Sat, 4/20
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Cafe
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love this restaurant. The food was tasty. Good options. As a non-vegan, I enjoyed the restaurant. My only complaint is that the food was on the greasy side. It does make me wonder how healthy it is given the amount of oil that was...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank ppts
Reviewed 3 days ago

My daughter and I had just attended a rally in Waterfront Park, and were still high from the experience of watching and listening to Bernie declare his candidacy for 2020. I chose Cafe Gratitude because I wanted to introduce my daughter to vegan food done...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Nancyuen
Reviewed 5 days ago

I went to Cafe Gratitude for an early dinner. As a vegan, I was excited to dine somewhere that I could eat everything. My server was excellent. I debated between the mushroom carnitas burrito or the vegan burger - she said both were excellent choices....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It’s tough for us to find a place to eat. There are so many restrictions my family has that whenever we find a place like Cafe Gratitude, it becomes a beacon of hope... a hope that often gets crushed. Not this time! The food was...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank gwystyl
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a unique name for each item on the menu. It is fun! Food is good as well. Not heavy and all organic. I would recommend trying.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank William G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I (are not even Vegetarian ) and just ate an excellent meal here; so good, I had to write a review! We picked Cafe Gratitude especially to bring my cousin Mary Mansfield; the sweetest little English Vegan gal setting off to hike...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During a summer 2017 drive across the central and western US, we happened upon Cafe Gratitude in Kansas City, very likely one of the city’s only vegan restaurants. We learned their story and last night visited one of their inspirations, Cafe Gratitude San Diego. We...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank iliv2golf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here as we wanted something for lunch...we aren't local and didn't know the concept. We got seared and our server came over. She asked if we had been there before and since we hadn't explained the menu. She said each meal is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Katie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was delicious. Service was extremely knowledge. Quiet enough if you wanted to go and study or read for an afternoon. The prices are a bit high but very worth it. Everything is fresh and so unique. They give paper straws which is very...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank TheParayPost
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Nice one. Healthy food, good service. Prices are slightly on higher side though. But overall a great experience.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Go to the website for Café Gratitude San Diego and chose the gift card tab to purchase a gift card. It appears to include a e-mail option so you can send it to your friend in Coronado. Unfortunately, Travel Advisor does not... More
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