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Julian Pie Company

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21976 Highway 79, Santa Ysabel, CA 92070
+1 760-765-2400
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Southern NJ
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528 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

My husband's plan was to stop in Julian at the Julian Pie Company on our way back from our dessert hike. Problem? On a Saturday there was absolutely no parking to be found, and in fact, it took us some time just to crawl through the main street of Julian due to the excessive traffic. The whole main street was... More 

Thank GreenUnicorn
Lake Forest, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We ate at the Julian Pie Company and glad we did. My wife had a piece of the regular apple pie and I had the Dutch apple pie. Both were really, really good!

Thank Tony D
Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The pies are delicious with a wide selection but the best part is its not in town so the crowd and parking situation is much better

Thank Chibi514_12
Warren, Maine
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

On the way to desert we decided to stop in. Last year we went up to Julian proper nice windy road.... today we stopped at bottom. They are well organized in one door out other you pass coolers with drinks and tempting brownies. Today we opted for 2 cookies one oatmeal one classic chocolate chip. We did photos checked out... More 

Thank emoir58
Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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107 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We have been stopping at JPC for years on our motorcycle rides to Julian. Originally in Julian itself (turn left not right when entering town) but more recently stop here at Izabel. Great pie. The whole pie fits nicely in my top case on my bike. Note that if you want a whole pie of something apart from the usual... More 

Thank TheGatesClan
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

If you are going to stop in for a piece of pie or one of their delicious items, Go Early! They stop making food in the early afternoon. I guess they want to sell everything in the store by closing. Sometimes they close before the posted time. I made a phone order and arrived 90 min before closing and they... More 

Thank Derek L
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49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Need a break, this is where to stop in for a cup of coffee and a cookie or a slice of pie. The aroma hits you before you even open the door. Once you go inside it all you can think about, delicious apple pie. The service is fast and friendly. The coffee sign is a bit hidden, but you... More 

Thank John H
Oceanside, California
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157 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is one of our favorite places to stop for a slice of pie and coffee when we are out motorcycling in this area. There is a big selection of pies and you can get it with ice cream too. The pies are delicious! Always a good treat and value.

Thank Michael M
San Diego, California
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170 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

This Pie Company has the best pies in San Diego County, but they are the freshest in Julian! Any flavor is suitable and being able to sit down in their little restaurant to eat it fresh is a treat. The variety of extra toppings are like 'icing on the cake.' One cannot miss the place - just go to the... More 

Thank SoCalMare
Redondo Beach, California
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

I was very happy to stop here to purchase my pies. I was surprised that they had already frozen pies that you can cook yourself!!! I Love This. WOO HOO

Thank tinathompson1713

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21976 Highway 79, Santa Ysabel, CA 92070
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Ysabel
  • Phone Number: +1 760-765-2400

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