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Brick & Bell Cafe

928 Silverado St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4236
+1 858-551-0928
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (66 reviews)
“acai bowl” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (15 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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928 Silverado St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4236
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

That Awkward moment when a cafe asks you how much tip you would like to leave before they even make your food or provide any service. A small cafe - walk in and order breakfast. Wait for your food. Take your food to your seat...More

Thank Nicole K
Reviewed 21 June 2017

La Jolla locals love this place for coffee. In fact, they have opened a second location in the LJ Shores. The coffee is mild, but fresh and delicious. The baked goods are awesome - I LOVE the mini maple scones; they are so tender and...More

Thank BooII
Reviewed 29 May 2017

It's unfortunate that this little cafe, is not providing a better dining experience. The breakfast sandwich was average and the coffee so so.

Thank Pia M
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Our family LOVES going to Brick and Bell as our neighborhood local coffee and sandwich stop. I also buy the whole coffee beans bulk so we can have fresh ground coffee at home in the mornings. We buy their granola bulk also so we can...More

Thank 2beans2000
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This small pleasant local eatery was an easy walk from our bed and breakfast and we stopped for lunch. I had the soup and half sandwich combination, clam chowder and tuna salad on multi grain bread. The serving sizes were generous and the food was...More

Thank Henry D
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The weather was nice so we had lunch in a friendly place outside. They also have a collection of pastries that can be enjoyed for breakfast or lunch with a shake, smoothie, coffee, or tea. They have healthy items available for breakfast like bagel &...More

Thank BigDMI
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The Brick and Bell is a small cafe with indoor and outdoor seatings in the center of La Jolla. They serve the standard pastries and coffee. Still a nice place for a short break or a pick me up

Thank gzau
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We had heard about the scones and couldn't wait to try them. To be honest, they were fine, but not amazing! The person who waited on me seemed impatient and annoyed, as my 3 and 5 year olds made decisions on which scone to order....More

Thank jbgoldbe17
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This place is great. Great latte's and the scones are very good. Once we heard about this place, we went there 4 days in a row. Well worth it

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The bacon was obviously the pre-cooked bacon you can buy at the grocery store and takes 2 minutes to microwave. The scrambled eggs were dry. The raisin scone wasn't anything special. You order at the register and then someone brings your food to the table....More

Thank dap0814
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
04:30 - 17:00
Monday
04:30 - 17:30
Tuesday
04:30 - 17:30
Wednesday
04:30 - 17:30
Thursday
04:30 - 17:30
Friday
04:30 - 17:30
Saturday
04:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 928 Silverado St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4236
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-551-0928
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