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“Excellent Fresh Food”
Review of Cafe 21

Cafe 21
Ranked #206 of 5,141 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 5th Avenue between G and F
Reviewed June 19, 2013

Literally fell upon this restaurant and was not disappointed. Right in the middle of everything that is going on in the Gas Lamp district it was great for people watching.
We started with a mixed platter to share which was fresh and delicious. I had the lamb shank and it was cooked to perfection, it literally fell off the bone.
The service was excellent with good recommendations made and they were more than welcoming to children.

Thank blondeylocks
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Reviewed June 14, 2013 via mobile

Early morning breakfast. Husband had the tiramisu pancakes with marscapone with a side of prosciutto and I had the feta omelet (served in a skillet) with artichokes, pesto, and spinach with a side of fresh fruit. Both were amazingly good and large portions. Fresh farm to table, organic meal, worth every penny! This place is a must!

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Thank martininrossi
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Reviewed June 13, 2013 via mobile

We had planned to go to Brian's 24 hr diner for breakfast, but got there to find it was closed (9am on 12 June). So started looking for somewhere else. There was not much open then we stumbled upon Cafe 21 and are glad we did.
They do a lot of the traditional breakfast foods, but with their own unique twist. Their stuffed toast, a twist on French toast was excellent, as was the garden vegetable omelet. We will be going back, and trying it out for an evening meal

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Thank Phat-Git
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Reviewed June 11, 2013

Loved every item we ordered. Friendly staff, great experience start to finish. Food was well prepared. Presentation was surprising. I'll go back to Cafe 21 next time I'm in San Diego.

Thank Ryan M
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Reviewed June 5, 2013

Fantastic brunch! I had fresh, hot coffee and 'eggs benedict' with poached egg over a shrimp and corn cake. And freshly made apple juice Yummo!!!

Thank SigKap27
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