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UNION Kitchen & Tap

€€ - €€€American, ,
1108 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-5003
+1 760-230-2337
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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1108 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-5003
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for a family and awesome food and drinks! Went for lunch (8 of us) and we were seated right away. Perfect for kids, many food options. And load enough to help drown out the kid noise. Can't wait to go back on our...More

Thank ericarrie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were headed to Fish 101 for dinner when we found that it was closed on Mondays Quick check of TA.com surfaced this place which turned out to be a gem. Great, helpful and friendly service - found us a quieter spot in the side...More

Thank Whistledown
Reviewed 1 October 2018

I was there with my son and his wife and we enjoyed excellent service. It's a good thing they ordered only one pastrami sandwich to share - it was HUGE!! They said it was delicious. I ordered a salad I enjoyed very much. The menu...More

Thank rodjk37
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Actually ate there twice and the food was consistently good. The first visit was for a pre-wedding Meet and Greet. Kudos to our server because he was great and kept everyone happily fed and watered. Challenging in that people were coming in a various times...More

Thank Gail H
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We are in town on vacation and gave it a try, and we are so glad we did. We were seated on the patio where is was a bit quieter and we were able to enjoy our food and conversation. We started with the best...More

Thank lynettecr
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

What a great place to watch Monday night football! Plenty of screens to view the game and a plethora of beer and drinks to choose from. The shrimp and grits were fantastic. Nice and spicy with a fair amount of shrimp and andouille sausage.

Thank Tami B
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Other than not getting table we requested had a good lunch. Duck confit hash was great although two people from our table got same thing and one was mostly duck and the other mostly potatoes. Decent Bloody Mary.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Yes, there are plenty of beers on tap. Yes, there is good food all around. And yes, the place is always packed, parking can be a biotch, and you may need earplugs on weekend nights. But if you want a place to hang out, catch...More

Thank davetemple
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Gave a "very good score" only because of the service. While the menu is varied, the meals are very pricey for the amount served! However, the service was excellent!!

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Our party enjoyed a fabulous Sunday evening at the Union Kitchen & Taproom. The service was outstanding. My wife had the GF Pork Chop and our friends enjoyed the Burgers. I had the Mac ‘N Cheese. It all paired well with a 50% off bottle...More

Thank db7477
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1108 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-5003
    (J Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-230-2337
  • E-mail
UNION Kitchen & Tap offers New American Cuisine in an inviting, warm, and comfortable restaurant setting. The frequently changing menu relies heavily on organic, local ingredients and offer a variety of options to choose from including seasonal salads, hearty sandwiches, and a number of signature dishes for meat eaters and vegetarians alike. UNION Kitchen & Tap also offers a full complement of local craft beers, small vintage wines, and signature cocktails.
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