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101 Diner

552 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-3531
+1 760-753-2123
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good35%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“eggs benedict” (30 reviews)
“greek omelet” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (13 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
552 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-3531
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Husband and I went for a Wednesday breakfast and all the tables were full and so we sat at the counter. It reminds me of the places that are in Penna. Scott the owner is also the chef and he is fun ,fast and...More

Thank PeggyChism
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Best breakfast in town! Always fun banter with staff at the counter. Great staff and eclectic collection of local art.

Thank JHG760
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We have been several times for dinner and it's always great . food is prepared just right and people are great there , Friendly ,likeable and great service

Thank 120jackh
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I had the delicious California Omelette! I asked the waitress to hold the cheese, her next question is do you want the sour cream (IE - no dairy!) followed by would you like egg whites! I LOVED that she was so attentive to what I...More

Thank warriorroad
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Saturday morning 8:30 AM breakfast before my wife & I visited San Diego Botanic Gardens. We were seated in 10 minutes. A busy place but the help was fast & courteous. I had the Louisiana sausage eggs Benedict. The excellent waitress suggested getting the jalapeño...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Had a nice breakfast.good food, plenty of portion, attentive staff who kept refilling our coffee! Eggs bene was good, although ham a bit salty. Hard working friendly staff!

Thank perch59
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I’m a local and got a day off. My hubby and I decided to go out to breakfast and tried the 101 diner. We’d never been there. At 10:30 a.m. - middle of the morning, we still has to wait about 10 minutes for a...More

1  Thank Judy B
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

First time here, and all of us were delighted, the eggs Benedict are a must, definitely will come back some day

Thank Cesar A
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I am a long time local of 47 years, and this is always our "go to" breakfast spot. Love the atmosphere, the service is great, and the food is super yummy! ALL of the Eggs Benedicts they make are spectacular, and the burgers are the...More

Thank joanie c
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

A friend and I️ had breakfast here and loved it! Friendly service and great food. I️ ordered toast with avocado and salad me hash browns, extra well done. Hash browns came out perfectly. And toast / avo was delicious. My friend ordered the California Eggs...More

Thank Donnadonna01
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sharon p
15 July 2017|
Response from 2beans2000 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Give them a call, but I'm pretty sure it's "first cone, first served"
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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
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 552 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-3531
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-753-2123
  • E-mail
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