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Kono's Cafe

704 Garnet Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-2408
+1 858-483-1669
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (137 reviews)
“pancakes” (95 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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704 Garnet Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-2408
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1 - 10 of 1,074 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Pros: Good food, large portions, reasonable prices and great ocean front location. Cons: parking, lines to get food

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lajollasun
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got the number 3 breakfast burrito and they were happy to accommodate my ingredient swap. Such a yummy and inexpensive breakfast ($6.95 for a burrito) with a view.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bali_Babe25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived in Pacific Beach and had to wait for our room to be ready. Walked down to Kono's around 1PM. Known for awesome breakfast, and always packed with lines at that time, we went for lunch. Got a table right away and ordered burgers and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RicRei
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Knowing the generous size of Kono's breakfast burritos, my wife and I shared one and it was plenty to eat. We opted for the green chile and cheese burrito. It was tremendous in size and in taste. I believe others in our party had egg...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jim T
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Get the egg burritos AND the potatoes! Omg, they are sooo cheesy and delicious. Pancakes weren’t that great but the rest was delicious. Prices are great too!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MHL77
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We enjoyed walking the boardwalk from our hotel and having our breakfast on the outdoor deck. The food was promptly delivered to our table and was delicious - some of the best French Toast and bacon I've had.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Freedom60158557976
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

My hubby and I went there for breakfast on a Sunday morning, the line was pretty long but it totally worth it The owner is so nice and the food is bomb! And definitely cheap for all the food on the plate

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 330clarisseb
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Kono's Cafe is a good place to stop and have lunch, especially if you're strolling on the strand. Prices are reasonable and you have the added bonus of watching others as they walk by on the strand.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank boatspapa1
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Was the best I have eaten in US. We went there every morning. There was relaxing athmosphere and chefs asked names and second morning he used them.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Passport824061
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Morning start couldnt be better than we have in La Jolla vacation. First 1 hour running in beach boulevard and after that absolutely best breakfast ever had in Kono’s place. French toast was our favourite. The Big breakfast keeps you going almost all day. Atmosphere...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TimoP556
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pat412
27 January 2018|
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Response from Angie H | Reviewed this property |
They are only open for breakfast/lunch. And most times there is a line to order.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704 Garnet Ave, San Diego, CA 92109-2408
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Pacific Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Pacific Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-483-1669
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