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Tent City Restaurant

1100 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3407
+1 619-435-4900
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“casserole” (5 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1100 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3407
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is adjacent to the information center. You could walk right through the information center into the restaurant. If you are not looking for a meal, you can enjoy one of their fresh organic juices. I had a juice and huevo rancheros. The food...More

Thank LJGoose
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I had breakfast with my wife, daughter and her family. Yhe breakfast was excellent. The waffles were very good. The kids meal was huge. Service was excellent. I would highly recommend Tent City for breakfast and lunch

Thank Allen R
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Went there on a Saturday morning. Great weather. Was not very busy. Got seated right away outside which was great since we had and dog with us! Service was prompt and food was good. It was a bit chilly in the shade so our food...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Enjoyed breakfasts here as part of our Bed and Breakfast package. Service was very courteous and food came promptly and was excellent

Thank Sherrill W
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This is a lovely restaurant with great patron seating! I had a wonderful breakfast of eggs, bacon, fruit and an amazing mimosa!!! I would go back in a heartbeat! Put this on your list, it will not disappoint!

Thank betsy19792017
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Our group was seated quickly, and the four of us all found a delicious brunch. Not only was the food fresh and prepared well, but the service was very good as well. The best part of this restaurant is the location, perfect for people watching!

Thank barbenewbold
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Tent City is located at a prime people watching corner with good menu selections and an entrance into the Coronado Historical Association where there are free museum displays and a gift shop.

Thank Mary Ann T
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Tent City is a longtime staple on Orange Ave. All day casual dining that has quality, good portions and great prices.

Thank mdinonno
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is a popular spot for breakfast and brunch. The service is good and you can sit inside or out. The coffee is good. The breakfast is average. I had an omelette and it could have been better but I have had much worse for...More

Thank Jay S
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a Monday Morning. It was about 1/2 full, seat yourself. Menu didn't have a lot of options but we all easily found something and we all left full and happy. I had a ranchero burrito and could only eat about 2/3 of...More

Thank BearsCubsFan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3407
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-435-4900
At Tent City Restaurant, we want to make you feel like you are in the comfort of your own home. Our name celebrates Coronado history and we strive to honor that name by providing residents and visitors with the same warmth that John D. Spreckels provided Tent City guests back in the year 1900.

Both our unique location in the heart of Coronado’s beautiful Orange Avenue, and our menu selection inspired from different tastes and styles make up for the perfect breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner setting.
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