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Carrows Restaurant

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936 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054-2136
07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Spokane, Washington
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

They have torn it down and will be putting in an "In and Out Burger" The road is under construction also. The good thing, there is a Denny's near this location.

Thank Sandyloam64
oceanside, United States
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70 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

Used to go here for quick diner dinner but no more they have closed this location permanently. Will miss it! It wasn't anything special but for a complete inexpensive meal it did the trick.

Thank Cherie O
Richland, Washington, United States
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63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015

Had a reasonable breakfast there, but it wasn't the greatest and was a bit greasy. Portions were huge, but the presentation left much to be desired. The restaurant is showing its age, as the tables, seats, and much of the decor was showing its age, and not gracefully. The server was good, and did manage to service the whole place,... More 

Thank Bruce V
Abbotsford, Canada
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

Good food at a reasonable price but very outdated décor. I heard that it would be closing soon and being replaced by an In and Out Burger but I can't verify that.

Thank 389rayk
Escondido, California
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

My grandson and I stopped here for a "quick" on the way back from LAX. First impression, not so good. Dirty, torn carpets, tacky walls, just generally run down and not so clean. I guess it showed on my face, because a gentleman who was waiting to be seated said, this place has been here a long time, so you... More 

Thank Dori36
Lompoc, California
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179 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2014

Stopped here for breakfast . Nothing spectacular, bland décor, reasonable service but not great, decent food but not exquisite so just your typical breakfast . Everything is pretty average for this place except the price, absolutely cheaper than IHOP or Denny's. Earned you an extra star !

Thank radar60
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

Our final day of our week vacation at Ocaenside, we decided to have that dinner at the Carrows restaurant because it was almost across the street from our hotel. It wasn't very busy, and we order the nightly special. The waitress was very friendly and helpful. The food was good homespun dinning, and we enjoyed it, and the overall final... More 

Thank Kartvines
san tan valley,az
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92 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2014

ate breakfast on a Saturday,was ok,but will not go back there,was next to the hotel,across the street from a la quinta in Oceanside,ca and this made it easy to get to the I-5 to go towards Carlsbad and san diego

Thank Jc F
Leeds, United Kingdom
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209 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

We're staying at the Laquinta Inn in Oceanside and went to Carrows for dinner, the restaurant is almost opposite the hotel, but do be carefull if you decide to walk, as crossing the road is hazardous. We were seated immediately and given a choice of tables, our waitress also took a drinks order whilst we studied the menu. In the... More 

Thank Bozzybear
Lake Elsinore, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2014

Ate here a few days ago. All of our food came out undercooked and at different times, none of them quickly. Server was fantastic regardless, was attentive to the table, kept the drinks refilled and apologized a few times for the delay.

Thank Derek_K44

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 936 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054-2136
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside

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