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Brick & Bell Cafe

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928 Silverado St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4236
+1 858-551-0928
Today
04:30 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 04:30 - 17:30
Sat - Sun 04:30 - 17:00
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Spanish Fork, Utah
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99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little place to stop and have some fresh pastries and coffee...local feel...not a chain...great service too.

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Thank Papachop8
Montreal, Canada
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141 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little café, bakery and restaurant. Great sandwiches, great scones. Hidden in La Jolla but a must!

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Thank WombatBen
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Scones here are excellent! I had not planed to get any; however, there was a mix up with my tea order and the staff very graciously made up for it with 2 free scones. Lovely little shop; highly recommed this coffee shop/bakery over the normal "chain" coffee shops.

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Thank cjam9
Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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96 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

The cranberry scone was so fresh and wonderful! Real cranberries. Not craisins. The cinnamon roll was the best I've ever tasted! The frosting is so good. Not too sweet. Fresh cinnamon. The latte was very good too. Love the patio along the street to relax and enjoy the sun and treats. Definitely try this place if you are in La... More 

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Thank Tracy B
La Jolla, California
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

My friends and I love this place. We usually meet at least 4 to 5 times a week. Everything is delicious. I love their smoothies.

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Thank Brita W
Jakarta, Indonesia
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Discovered this little gem on one of our walks. Staff is super-friendly, food is delicious, though menu a bit limited. The interior is cramped, especially during peak hours, the patio outdoor seating is helpful. The coffee scones are fantastic, the granola outstanding (they even ship it!), kids had lox and bagel and loved it. The sunrise sandwich (actually a croissant)... More 

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Thank Bermusat
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Plethora of delightful, healthy and decadent choices. Wooden antique look, close but friendly crowd of business suits plus active leisure ladies chattering. Friendly, helpful and efficient behind the counter service. Go!

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Thank Amy R
Fremont, CA
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Good sandwiches, soups. Fast service and loved the outdoor seating. The place was right across from the office I was visiting, so was very convenient and good vegetarian sandwich too.

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Thank sanjanapc
Silverton, Oregon, United States
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127 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We enjoyed our coffee and tea with a delicious scone while sitting outside and doing some people watching! Great choices of size and variety of scones-I can't imagine you not finding one you loved! We did!

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Thank Sue R
Delaware
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

You can rush through breakfast or sit at one of the outside tables and enjoy reading your paper. I had a sunrise sandwich - egg, cheese, bacon and tomato on a croissant with a cup of coffee for under $5. Quick, friendly service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
04:30 - 17:00
Monday
04:30 - 17:30
Tuesday
04:30 - 17:30
Wednesday
04:30 - 17:30
Thursday
04:30 - 17:30
Friday
04:30 - 17:30
Saturday
04:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 928 Silverado St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4236
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-551-0928

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