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Better Buzz

578 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-3531
+1 760-487-5562
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“avocado toast” (3 reviews)
“acai bowl” (4 reviews)
“chai” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
578 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-3531
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Busy place in the heart of Encinitas. Coffee is good and the atmosphere was nice. If you have to work on computer plenty of outlets. Large gatherings tables or solo tables surrounding building. Also bar that views the street for people watching.

Thank Cathy W
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I arrived in mid-afternoon in need of a coffee. I saw the giant bee mural on the wall at the back entrance. (OK, I love bees!) I went in, expecting a quiet place since most coffee shops shut down for siesta. The place was almost...More

Thank AlaskaMarion
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

good coffee, free wifi, good snacks, some sweets, a lot of people speakimg and working with tablet, nice and modern furnishings

Thank roby659
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Recent visits to Starbucks in Monterey, Isla Vista and Encinitas left me markedly less than satisfied! Nothing beats walking out and taking your first sip only to find that your decaf hazelnut latte which you waited for more than 10 minutes was in fact a...More

Thank josephfS5132PL
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We asked for extra shots in our drinks, it probably wasn't necessary, but I didn't regret it- one of the most flavorful coffees I've had in a while, even came close to the quads I brew at home every morning. We got some croissants to...More

Thank stevepeck2017
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Their 'famous' vanilla coffee drink was the bomb. They are one of the few places in sleepy Encinitas that open early. Their only competition was the Seven/Eleven, so not much of a choice their. All weekend this place was packed, so the locals love it...More

Thank Nomad_LA
Reviewed 3 June 2017

First time here and loved it. Had their Best Drink Ever- yum. Coffe with their vanilla powder. I could drink it everyday. Also had their avocado toast- excellent. Can get pretty crowded, but we had seats outside on a beautiful morning, so no complaints.

Thank Kelly1208
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our friends, we enjoyed both the medium and bold blend. My husband enjoyed the featured best drink ever. The made in house muffins are outstanding.

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I am a fan! I love trying coffee places when I am on vacation and Better Buzz was a great find. The coffee was so good that I had them grind a pound of espresso beans for me to bring home. I of course had...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Catchy name, even better coffee and food. Try the Acai bowls. We never had one, but they are all the rage in Encinitas.

Thank SusanL81435
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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 578 S Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-3531
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-487-5562
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