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240 Harbor Dr S, Oceanside, CA 92054-1037
+1 760-722-4851
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06:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This Cafe has better coffee (IMHO) than the 'big chains' and MUCH more character. The Baristas are charming and knowledgeable. Located IN the Oceanside Harbor with views of sailboats and seagulls and just a short walk to the surf, it just a great place to BE. They even have entertainment in the clear-windowed patio area (appreciated when the weather turns)... More 

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Paisley, Oregon
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Staff are really nice and friendly , coffee always has been good if a bit in the pricey side , Starbucks is cheaper . An older gentlemen Came in when we were still drinking our coffee and started shouting at the girls about leave the heat lamps on ... we weren't in the least bit happy with the way he... More 

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Thank Michgilmour
verde valley
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407 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

we stopped in here for a quick bite to eat. i am not a coffee drinker but the breakfast egg & sausage sandwich was quite tasty, just right! terrific view as well.

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Thank arizona-mark
San Diego, California
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The coffee is passable, most baristias are pleasant. My complaint is the owner. He is rude, disrespectful to patrons, even young children, monopolizes the sidewalk next to his shop with tables and chairs, but no one is allowed to sit, even for a short time unless they buy his products. I saw him pour out a child's drink who was... More 

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Thank yesiamaswede
San Diego
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I can only drink decaf, but their offering was very good. Also ordered a jalapeno bagel and it was hot! Just as I like it. Great location. Best part,...the staff. Both girls were cheerful, greeted me with a smile, and were very helpful.

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Thank Seamus61
Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Stopped by to pick up a couple of coffees. (They serve breakfast and lunch, too.) Very surprised to see the selection, including Kona, Ethiopian, Sumatra and a bunch more. Much better than the chain joints and the line moves quickly. Highly recommended.

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Thank brouff
San Diego, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My go to stop on my way down to South Jetty for the afternoon. Only downside is they don't allow dogs on their blocked off patio. if you want to sit and enjoy your coffee, you have to keep the curious pups on a short leash as they people watch in the middle Of the walkway.

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Thank Alyssa J
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

I went here August 4, 2016 I am allergic to peanuts, wanted to get a Mocha so I asked the lady what type of chocolate they used in the Mocha, she said Hershey's, was not very friendly at all, I said do you know if it's made in a facility with peanuts, she snap at me and said I don't... More 

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Thank Judy C
Henley
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34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Nice independent coffee shop down by the harbour. Expect a queue early in the morning. Every sort of coffee and milk you could want. Also serves the usual selection of pastries and snacks these places do.

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Thank Milnthorp
Montana, United States
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The coffee was ok, not sure it was snaking to write home about. The view was splendid and the staff was fun and outgoing

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Thank Amber406
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Thank you for your review. John Alvarez More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Harbor Dr S, Oceanside, CA 92054-1037
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-722-4851
Description
Offering the finest coffee from around the world since 1994. Serving 100% Jamaican Blue Mountain, Wallenford Estate, Mavis Bank and 100% Kona Extra Fancy Greenwell Estate. Wake up with a mug of our NightWatch coffee guaranteed to wake up your day. Serving breakfast/lunch sandwiches & panini's all day. Smoothies, shakes, and espresso blended drinks also fresh pastries. Stop by and enjoy our world famous Capt'n Chino blended mocha's made with chocolate and heavy whipping cream (not water and & powder)topped off with our homemade chocolate whip cream and chocolate curls. Celebrating our 21st year in the Oceanside Harbor.

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