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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing, the best benedictine eggs and the stuffed french toast is fantastic!! The service is great, the staff very friendly. Long waiting but definitely worth the line, all the dishes were great!!!

Thank Samuel M
Marquette, Michigan
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This place has excellent service and food. My sister and I both ordered the stuffed french toast and we should've split the order because it is HUGE. Neither of us were able to finish it. My husband ordered the french toast with a side of bacon and a side of potatoes. He loved it. The bacon is, for some reason,...

Thank stefee818
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We sat on the patio on a warm November morning and enjoyed the friendly service and quality food served here. Omelette, French Toast, bacon and fried eggs...all first-class. We will definitely be back.

Thank AboveEarth
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Brunch is my favorite meal and I found the ultimate at The Cottage. Our waiter was so friendly and helpful and recommended the eggs benedict and lemon ricotta pancakes- Wow, what a wonderful choice! Wish we lived closer- I'd be there all the time!

Thank Sue P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 23 March 2016

When people tell you it's a 45 minute to 1 1/2 hr wait, believe it and sign up immediately. Or go early, before 10AM. This is a small establishment, get it...cottage! Worth the wait, but if you're feet are itchy, walk down hill to the shore to see the seals and walk back up hill. You'll have an appetite and...

Thank travelready247
Eastchester, New York
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Even though the lines are long its worth it. Ask to sit outside to enjoy your breakfast. Had a homemade bran muffin with my omelette. Also sampled the french toast! Coffee good as is the oj. In a quaint cottage style house on the streets of la jolla. The ocean is a few blocks away. So you can walk off...

Thank AdariaG
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I love to eat breakfast out, more than dinner even, so when I say this is the best breakfast I have ever had I am comparing it to many meals!! Everything was the best!! Tried the stuffed french toast with strawberries and mascarpone!! delicious!! And shared the vegetable omelet with my daughter. We both agreed, delightfully fluffy and tasty!! The...

1Thank crosscountrytraveler
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 May 2015

The breakfast was very good, the portions are quite large, so can easily be shared. The patio is a great option and the outdoor heaters make it comfortable even in winter. Prices are reasonable. It is s popular neighbourhood spot and gets very busy so you may have to wait for a table.

1Thank Moose97
New York
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Food was absolutely delicious. We sat outside in the nice patio with great weather. They give you an enormous amount of food for the price and even offer to split plates for you for no extra charge. Ask for extra jalapenos with the egg dishes to give the food a little kick. Overall I was extremely happy with my trip...

2Thank Sadia A
Oakland, CA
Reviewed 5 March 2009

What a lovely little environmentally-friendly cottage in a beautiful neighborhood, staffed by outstanding hosts. We stayed for several nights, each evening walking down the hidden path to the backyard oasis, where the little cottage greeted us with warmth and coziness. Carol was the perfect innkeeper, friendly and helpful but respectful of privacy. Lovely furnishings, including an antique organ and velvet...

2Thank Lanya

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Additional Information about The Cottage

Address: 3829 Albatross St, San Diego, CA 92103-3017
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: €91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2

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