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Janet's Cafe

9225 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2980
+1 619-749-1786
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
“pie” (2 reviews)
“omelet” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
9225 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2980
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love this place. Local business with hearty scratch made staples. The newer patio seating in the back is really nice. Great service and consistent product.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 147marcq
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Always have had great service and great food. I really enjoy eating out on the patio, there is also eating out front.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank D A And Cindy P
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Great time, they were able to accommodate 11 of us with only a moment's notice, great food and waitress it was pretty quick too

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bradnvicki
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant, we went with a party of 9 and sat on the patio in the rear of the restaurant. We had called the day before and they had a table for us. Food was great, service outstanding. It was hot on the patio but...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 2,421
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This place sits in the old retail area by the library. It is a hidden gem. The food is amazing and they recently added a back patio that is perfect for breakfast.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank andrewP9335JY
Reviewed 28 March 2018

set in an out-of-the-way strip mall, it's a little hard to find....the food is very good (have been to 3 different Janet's Cafes and they don't disappoint)....portions are BIG and desserts are usually yummy (dessert is free with the lunch special...I couldn't NOT taste it)....they...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank SDPeg
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We have been to Janet’s three times in the past couple of months, the food is very good. Meals are large, you won’t go away hungry. I took something home every time we went. The cinnamon bun French toast is very good. Our friend had...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank patmT4369EY
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is a great little spot where you may have to wait to get in, but you’ll never leave hungry. We love the breakfast and the staff are great. We hear they have great pies, but we never have room.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ejhansen98
Reviewed 31 January 2018

All the food wow! and its al good, I love the Ham and cheese Omelets and the potatoes wow. I didn't want to finish it all but it was so good.......Keep me full almost until dinner time. I also like how they say hello to...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank ritavalencia2016
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Food is worth the wait & the staff is efficient & so nice! There are 2 locations & I eat there as often as I can. Great breakfasts!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Rebecca P
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Suzie S
4 August 2017|
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Response from Dina S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is you can make your own choices to come up with your entree. They are very helpful. Enjoy
Jeanne T
29 April 2017|
Response from AMSadventuretraveler | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9225 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2980
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santee
  • Phone Number: +1 619-749-1786
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