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“Favorite Coffee Shop”

Pannikin Encinitas Cafe
Ranked #1 of 9 Coffee & Tea in Encinitas
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Breakfast
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast
Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Favorite Coffee Shop”
Reviewed October 31, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The atmosphere at Pannikin is great. It has such a laid back relaxing feel. Top that off with great food and coffee and you can't go wrong.

Visited September 2013
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  • English first
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English first
Mesa, Arizona
Level 5 Contributor
84 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“great place to relax over a cup of coffee”
Reviewed October 24, 2013

The coffee and gluten free muffin were divine. The parking situation pretty much was a nightmare! Loved the little gift shop inside. Wish I could have sat under an umbrella table in the large front grass area and enjoyed the fresh air!

Visited October 2013
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Leucadia, California, USA
2 reviews
“good cookies”
Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

good pie

Don't eat the chocolate chip cookies with nuts because I eat those and sometimes there aren't enough.

Visited October 2013
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Whittier, California
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Great Breakfast Place”
Reviewed September 21, 2013

Wow what a treat!! This place is rustic. Looks like an old train depot. They sell loose leaf tea and coffee. Also there are baked good like muffins and cookies and brownies and so much more.

They offer a light breakfast and lunch menu. Just enough to fill you up for your next adventure.

Easily located on highway 101 about 5 minutes past Carlsbad State Beach. The line is usually out the door. The wait is not long at all. Many seats available inside and out to enjoy your breakfast.

Priced fair. A busy place. Not a quiet, romantic place. Very friendly staff.

  • Visited August 2013
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Colorado
Level 6 Contributor
84 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Looks pretty, don't be fooled”
Reviewed September 14, 2013

This is basically a coffee house and bakery. Unfortunately we went for lunch. I'm sure the sweets and muffins are wonderful, but lunch wasn't. The pineapple green tea had very little flavor, the huevos rancheros looked good, but there was no spice, and the eggs were so so bland! My curry chicken salad also looked pretty, but it was so sweet! Go there for coffee and sweets, not lunch! The outdoor tables were not clean.

  • Visited September 2013
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