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Swami's Cafe

1163 S Coast Highway 101, Ste A, Encinitas, CA 92024-5041
+1 760-944-0612
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“acai bowl” (29 reviews)
“granola” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1163 S Coast Highway 101, Ste A, Encinitas, CA 92024-5041
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

After being in the US for two weeks it was nice to have a real breakfast that actually tasted like a breakfast should! We ordered scrambled eggs and a bacon-turkey-&avocado-sandwich and it all tasted so good! The outdoor seating were nice even though it's close...More

Thank Malin L
SwamisCafe, Manager at Swami's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Malin! We always use real ingredients in all of our meals!

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Fun restaurant with seat yourself dining indoors and out. Breakfast and lunch menu with great all you can drink coffee. We ate outside and enjoyed the great weather along with the people watching

Thank alanmR8887GJ
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Swamis was recommended to me by my brother-in-law who knows the area. We had breakfast there with four girls ages 12 to 17, and everyone found options they loved. We all ordered too much because we each ordered a breakfast (I had the huecos rancheros,...More

Thank Catherine W
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We're from the UK and were told by a couple of people that Swami's is where the locals eat in Oceanside. We gave it a go - twice! - and really enjoyed it. Great food, great juices and a contemporary cool feel. I adored the...More

Thank NeilFarnham
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Located right on the highway with open air seating this restaurant really specializes in hearty breakfasts. Not too pricey and usually large portions make a great start to the day. Very casual atmosphere a good stop for the morning get up and go.

Thank Garey C
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I stopped for take out after a hike at Torrey Pines Park. Ordered shrimp wrap which was loaded with greens and avocado. Yummy!

Thank momentobello
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We have been to several different locations for Swami's in San Diego, and love this one because you eat outdoors under umbrellas. Swami's has such a varied menu, so everyone can get what they want including express drinks!!

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Had drove by several times and had always seen long lines on the weekend (good sign), decided to stop in on a Tuesday morning. Friendly staff and a real relaxing breakfast on the sidewalk in the sun. Wife had ABC omelet that she reported was...More

Thank joezinkel
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Great California cuisine with fun laid back atmosphere. The acai bowl was the hit of the meal. If you live out hear you don't need an explanation but if you are from out of town think yogurt granola parfait with acai berries and other fruit....More

Thank RamblinJamie
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The location is opposite the Yogananda Fellowship ashram and close to Swami's beach where the local surfers show their mettle and one can go for a long walk on the beach. It took me a few minutes to realize that one orders the food at...More

Thank kaioatey
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1163 S Coast Highway 101, Ste A, Encinitas, CA 92024-5041
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-944-0612
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Cafe for breakfast, fresh juices & vegetarian fare amid surf murals & patio seats.
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