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Janet's Cafe

9225 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2980
619-749-1786
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“pies” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9225 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2980
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my Turkey Club Sandwich at Janet's Cafe. The food and service were both excellent, and quick. The place was crowded, which one would expect as the food was awesome. I loved the onion rings as well, and my friend really enjoyed her...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife's goes by the same name so we couldn't pass it up. Great food, friendly staff, great find! We'll be back to try lunch, breakfast was delicious!

Thank ralph w
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Love the fruit I get vs the carbs! Large portions. Perfect for breakfast or brunch. Indoor, outdoor dining in front of cafe or patio in back. Great staff!

Thank Dina S
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Janet's has become a family favorite for breakfast, brunch or lunch. There is a large selection of sandwiches or dining entrees to choose from and quite often portions are easily split between 2 lighter diners. The food ranges from American to Mexican and deli as...More

Thank prevere
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Janet's cafe makes you feel like you are home with your Mom cooking for you. The tucked away restaurant behind the Jack in the Box on Greenfield Drive is a great place to get comfort food. On our last visit my wife had the Country...More

Thank grandslamhomer
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The food was very good and you get lots of it. My son was in love with the chocolate chip pancakes. The prices were a bit high for the small cafe menu but it wouldnt stop us from returning.

Thank Crystal G
Reviewed 11 April 2017

What I love about Janet's is that they use quality ingredients and the restaurant is impeccably clean. All of them! They are not cheap but their prices are fair. You get dessert if you order one of the specials of the day. They are homemade...More

Thank Adrienne S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Janet's is my standard go-to place, after church where I can look forward to plunking down at a table, out on the back patio (ask!), which backs Mast Park with the San Diego River rolling along not too far from where you're sitting. It's a...More

Thank teresahY9197GI
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Met up with family for Brunch, surprised at the back patio seating, nice. Home style country servings of food. Good desserts also, pies and goodies. Very reasonably priced

Thank Lovingirelandbuns64
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Whether you come for breakfast, lunch or a slice of their many excellent pies, Janet's Cafe is never a disappointment. The staff are always friendly and the food is typically exceptional.

Thank dlheimer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9225 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071-2980
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santee
  • Phone Number: 619-749-1786
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