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Pit Stop Diner

3825 Mission Ave Ste D1, Oceanside, CA 92058-1821
+1 760-901-4299
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (9 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
“pastrami” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Diner
3825 Mission Ave Ste D1, Oceanside, CA 92058-1821
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Still am in love with this place, Great burgers and salads also entrees such as fried fish with side salad and choice of potato. Decor is the 50's, and alot of fun for kids...

Thank 551Rick
Reviewed 8 August 2017

What a cute place to visit! Friendly staff, interesting decor and great food! We really enjoyed ourselves on a Sunday morning here. Large menu selection offering great breakfast with generous portions and great lunch selections also. Something for everyone and even our vegetarian daughter was...More

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Big open space decorated with a bunch of car memorabilia. You order at the front and the food is brought out to you. Family and I had a hearty breakfast (daughter could even order her beloved bean and cheese burrito for breakfast!) -- food was...More

Thank MichelleL112014
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Yes, I had my pastrami for breakfast. I was tempted to try the pastrami omelet but opted for the original. It was soooo good!!! I love the decor at this place and the prices are decent. Love the car in the by the back tables....More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 22 May 2017

With a vintage roadtrip atmosphere, standard American Diner fare, & good prices, this place is best suited for families ... This is NOT a quiet, romantic place - It's a Classic American Diner at its FINEST FOR 2017! There is wheelchair accessibility & an abundance...More

Thank Theresa F
Reviewed 24 March 2017

the pitstop is a 50's style restaurant with automobile decoration and license plates from all the states on the walls. You order your meal from an extensive menu and they deliver it to your table. The service is fast and the food is great. The...More

Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Fun atmosphere. Varied menu. This is diner/fast food, so it tends to be greasy. The only real complaint is that it seems to be staffed by kids, and they don't always pay attention to what they're doing. My vegetarian wrap came complete with ham! When...More

Thank fshepinc
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Great family diner! They offer a wide variety on the menu. You can order breakfast any time of the day and the prices are very reasonable.

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Had breakfast here on a Sunday morning. Great variety of options to choose from. After we ordered we sat at a table and took in all the car memorabilia here. I thought it was very interesting. It didn't take long for our big order (6...More

Thank Kirk H
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I come to Pit Stop a couple times a month with either family or friends. The prices are good, the quality is good, and service is great. This is a great place for families with kids and you'll find a lot of them here. This...More

Thank Sam J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3825 Mission Ave Ste D1, Oceanside, CA 92058-1821
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-901-4299
Sister restaurant to The Money Pit in San Marcos, CA
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