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The Cat Cafe

472 3rd Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6803
+1 619-786-2289
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
7 Aug 2018
“Fun concept ”
4 Jul 2018
“Go for the coffee, come out with a cat. Such a deal!”
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08:00 - 15:00 Hours
472 3rd Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6803
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

For what it's intended for I think it is a cool place with a good concept. The coffee shop is separated from the cat area. You can of course bring your coffee into the cat area. You have to purchase something in order to gain...More

1  Thank TNmmmmmm
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

A small selection but it is definitely as advertised. A true cat cafe. A wonderful idea to help abandoned animals and a true labor of love.

1  Thank Craig M
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had hot chocolate and it was pretty good. The girls had a great time petting the cats and stayed for awhile. I highly recommend coming here if you are a cat lover!

1  Thank Charlene M
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Nice, clean little room where you can enjoy a cappuccino in the company of friendly cats. There were only four of them as most had been adopted the previous week, a good sign. The girls working at the cafe were friendly and informative. A nice...More

1  Thank Hsteinmiller
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is a place with a great message and big hearts! We got 2 frappes and a hot chocolate and none were memorable. The experience with the cats was not optimal. There were only 4 cats in there, one was sleeping high up on the...More

1  Thank CaliforniaEnr
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Here I am, a crazy cat lady on a short trip to San Diego, ad what should be three short blocks from the hotel but this place! I've been to one cat cafe in Seattle, but this one's historic--it's the first on this coast. The...More

1  Thank TrepidTraveler1
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I loved being there. I ordered a cappuccino which turned out to be delicious! Then I went to see the cats. All were friendly. Clean place. Doesn't smell bad at all in spite of all the cats. Clean restroom, too.

1  Thank Natalia M
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We visited in the am...got our coffee and entered the cat room..there were 9 cats I think...a big orange guy seemed to be the head honcho! The room is dedicated to making the cats comfortable with places to climb...things to play with...just a great room...We...More

1  Thank beachgoer46
Reviewed 17 August 2016

You can get coffee or tea in the small cafe and then go next door to the cat room. There were about 8 cats wondering around among the many cat trees and cat houses. Check out the artwork on the wall of the bathroom!

1  Thank Jodi6759
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This is a place where they seek adopters for felines and to encourage fund raising have a small cafe. You get your drinks for one room and take them into the cat room and interact with the kitty's. There were 8+ cats around, some more...More

1  Thank JPY
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 472 3rd Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6803
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-786-2289
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