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UNION Kitchen & Tap

) #9 of 224 Restaurants in Encinitas $$ - $$$ American, ,
1108 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-5003
+1 760-230-2337
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“flatbread” (45 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
1108 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-5003
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41 - 50 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Every time we visit Encinitas we eat here and I have never been disappointed. The flatbread is fantastic, same for beet salad and if you've never tried Okra, go ahead and give it s try- it's surprisingly delicious

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We were here on their taco Tuesday. I tried one of each, steak, chicken and crawfish. They were all amazingly tasty and cooked to perfection. The crawfish taco was my favorite. If you go try the 'Beetnik', a cocktail made of beet juice, basil, ginger,...More

Thank pmccarley54
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here in Aug 2016, great atmosphere & the food was excellent. Very busy but a lively/enjoyable crowd. Good choice of beers. I had beef tacos, wings & a brilliant steak. Highly recommended. Encinitas is such a cool place too.

Thank Matthew J
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Union is sort of a sports bar, with a multitude of TVs tuned to various sporting events, even horse racing at the nearby Del Mar Turf Club. But the real reason to come here is for the food. Outstanding shrimp and grits, pretty good burgers,...More

Thank friskycelery
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Maybe it doesn’t take much to please me, but give me a spicy Bloody Mary and delicious fried chicken breast with tasty waffles and I am smiling. My friend who had the burger thought it was one of the best he has had. It is...More

1  Thank Phoenixroby
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I read they had one of the best burgers so we decided to try...it was awesome! They make their own tomato "jam" which is so good! A friend, who owns a restaurant, once told me she always checked the restroom before she ate some where...More

Thank Frances G
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The bad: music was some type of dub step. I almost left cause I found it kind of annoying. The average: burger was cooked well, but unremarkable. Brussel sprouts were tiny and kinda flavourless. The good: the bar staff was really great. Super nice and...More

Thank Filip Z
Reviewed 31 July 2016

The Union Kitchen and Tap is located on the West side of Highway 101 in Southern Encinitas. There are lots of tables and a bar and televisions viewable from most areas. They have an interesting menu with brunch served on weekends featuring bottomless mimosas. We...More

Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Met a frined who took us to lunch and enjoyed everything about the place. We are regular annual tourists and Union will be added to our list. Friendly server , menu with great variety and good beach bar environment,

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This has to be one of the best burgers in the county! But there are a ton of things on the menu besides burgers. Tacos and flatbreads are also really good and they have a very good beet salad too. The place is a bit...More

Thank Pris N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1108 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-5003
    (J Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-230-2337
Description
UNION Kitchen & Tap offers New American Cuisine in an inviting, warm, and comfortable restaurant setting. The frequently changing menu relies heavily on organic, local ingredients and offer a variety of options to choose from including seasonal salads, hearty sandwiches, and a number of signature dishes for meat eaters and vegetarians alike. UNION Kitchen & Tap also offers a full complement of local craft beers, small vintage wines, and signature cocktails.
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