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Thyme In the Ranch

16905 Avenida De Acacias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
+1 858-759-0747
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (34 reviews)
“quiche” (26 reviews)
“pies” (16 reviews)
07:00 - 15:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
16905 Avenida De Acacias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The latte was fantastic but the food was even better! Muffins that spill over the top (huge), pastries, cakes, quiche, as well as lunch items like meatloaf, twice baled potatoes, salads...we tried a bit of everything by the time our trip was over. Group favorite?...More

Thank Tara W
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

With a name like this, you expect this to be natural food at its whimsical best...and you will not be disappointed. Wonderful food served by a fantastic team, in a lovely setting.

Thank NW-K9s
Reviewed 20 December 2017

This place was a refuge for meals we would otherwise have had to eat at the Inn at Rancho Santa Fe (where we stayed across the street; see my review) or driven to the next town to eat. Perfect for breakfast and lunch. Husband and...More

Thank Lebdog
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great home cooked food. Pastries, cakes, pies, cookies are the greatest. Friendly service. No table service except coffee refills.

Thank stuff4herb
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This place has the best muffins in the world. Go in and try to walk out without buying and eating one! I dare you! Love it. My go to breakfast meeting spot. There is always a line in the morning.

Thank Teresita L
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Can't believe it took me all these years to find this wonderful GEM! Absolutely packed out for lunch midweek....and I can see why! Exquisite atmosphere and delicious food... I will be returning often!! Can't say enough ... there is indoor and outdoor seating...and there are...More

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Delicious homemade soups, fresh veggie dishes and bakery goods. Lovely farm cottage decor with indoor or outdoor seating.

Thank Cynthia H
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Opposite the Inn at Rancho Santa Fe this is a gem. Huge portion of delicious frittata. Couldn't recommend highly enough

Thank robnathan2000
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Ive been going there for years now and they still have the best salads and soups. Every day they change the special salad and they are all very good.

Thank AlbertoMay
Kyle P, Owner at Thyme In the Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you! We love hearing about our guests' experiences. Look forward to seeing you on your next visit!

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We went here for both breakfast and lunch (they are not open for dinner). Price, quality, atmosphere and service was top notch. This is a little bakery that offers breakfast items (quiche, oatmeal, muffins, etc) and lunch with many different sandwiches, soups and salads. And...More

Thank Greg B
Kyle P, Owner at Thyme In the Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Greg ~ Thank you for your review! Enjoyed reading your thoughts and so glad you enjoyed Thyme. Hope to see you again on your next trip to RSF.

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1 April 2016|
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Response from mclay2015 | Reviewed this property |
Thyme has a side patio that can be accessed from a path to other offices from the east. You can order for your family and they deliver to the table. The food is really good. Another good place is the whole foods market cafe... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16905 Avenida De Acacias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Rancho Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 858-759-0747
For 22 years, Thyme has shared our family's tradition of fresh ingredients, made in a simple way, with our friends and community. Serving breakfast, lunch and a delicious array of bakery all prepared in our kitchen from scratch, daily.
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