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#445 of 3,792 Restaurants in San Diego
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7095 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111
+1 858-715-6824
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Sherwood Park, AB
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53 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

We enjoying going to these restaurants while on holidays as the salads and fresh vegetables are plenty and the hot items are good as well. Its a great choice with a family. The service at this location seemed better than many of the Sweet Tomatoes and Souplantations we have been to before. They kept checking on us, offered us cookies,... More 

Thank OilerfanSunseeker
Burnsville, North Carolina
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137 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We got to the restaurant about 11;10 am. I thought it had just opened for lunch, but they were open for breakfast as well! What a surprise. They had their salad bar, which is awesome, the soups, very good, and then breakfast foods. Eggs, a breakfast pasta which was great, chiliquiles, waffles and more! I enjoyed it, but my dad... More 

Thank Mootheart
Anchorage, Alaska
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135 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I'd never been to one of these buffets before. We went for dinner at 6 pm on a Sunday night and it was beyond crowded, even when we left. We did have to wait to be seated, maybe 5 minutes. But even with the crowd, they did a very good job of keeping the buffet items refreshed and everything clean.... More 

Thank BLM-AK
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255 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Dropped by for lunch and found it to be quite like a soup and salad place here. Lunch was $9.99 which includes soup, salads, some sides and ice cream. Good variety of soups to choose from, but nothing really special. Tried the pasta, very bland and not much taste. Over all just average.

Thank danielflakin
Jackson, New Jersey
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92 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Food was fresh and tasty. A variety of salads and soups as well as pasta dishes, chili, flat bread pizzas, and more. Don't forget to finish with the ice cream desserts and toppings. Great place for families and kids.

Thank Les W
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Met here with friends when I was in town briefly. I'm not a health nut, but I appreciate that it's a buffet with some healthy options, but still lots of good food. It was also conducive to a group get together even though it was pretty crowded on a Friday evening.

Thank John R
La Mesa, California
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97 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

These eateries recently added beer and wine to the menu. This wasn't necessary as they were crowded without it. All of them have basically the same choices so you are never disappointed at this all you can eat restaurant that even includes dessert

Thank worldtravelor1757
Oslo, Norway
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

I have a deal with my sister. She loves a restaurant in Mumbai where i have to take her when she is here and there is one restaurant in SD where she has to take me when i am there. Souplantation is that restaurant. Just love the place period. Can never get myself to be hungry enough to visit the... More 

Thank H S
San Diego, California
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

I love a good salad, but I love it more when it is topped with meat. I'm not a rabbit. I need protein. I used to think I was SOL when noshing at Souplantation. Then I got smart. If you plan your meal correctly, there is plenty of meat, and bacon too. Sure, they want you to load up on... More 

Thank globalandlocaltravel
San Diego, California
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

The salad and soup selection was very good. The soft serve ice cream was good but the deserts could be better or more of a variety. It wasn't very expensive but Sign up for their email and you'll get a 20% off email for all adults. And they do military and senior discounts, I think 10%. The staff was very... More 

Thank Coffeebj

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Soups, Healthy
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7095 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-715-6824

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?