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Elixir Espresso Bar

427 C St Ste 101, San Diego, CA 92101-5113
+1 619-696-6242
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good57%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
20 Nov 2017
“Good products ”
5 Apr 2017
“Quiet and quaint”
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Italian, French, Cafe
427 C St Ste 101, San Diego, CA 92101-5113
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

It’s a nice looking cafe with enjoyable products. But the atmosphere isn’t really relaxing since the other floors of the building are primarily for business. But iced chai tee was natural and not too sweet. Also turkey crepe was big and tasty. Enjoyed our meal...More

Thank Oliver K
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This was walking distance from our hotel so I stopped by for coffee and crepes. I ordered a mocha latte and the yummy yummy crepes which had strawberry, banana, and nutella. The crepes was big and truly was yummy. The latte was also good, but...More

Thank kmbperdon
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I was send there by the front desk @ Kimpton Palomar San Diego. It is located in the lobby of the Marston building (which used to be a department store). The lobby is stunning with features from the original building, as well as old black...More

Thank Jeremy D
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

we had white mocha lattes. They were decent. They don't make their own syrups which is disappointing.

Thank Autumn M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The expresso and coffee is fabulous. Small and quaint coffee shop located off Gerard Street. The service was terrific and friendly. Kinda reminds you of the famous bar " Cheers". A neighborhood local coffee shop. Highly recommend.

Thank Geoffrey H
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Espresso heads don't miss this place for your fix. Crepes and cakes look amazing too. Friendly service, low key setting

Thank searover69
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We enjoyed coffee here a few times during our stay in San Diego. Staff was friendly and careful to prepare our crepes in a visually and flavorful fashion. We will definitely return on our next SD trip. We enjoyed the layout of the cafe, as...More

Thank Virginia V
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Great coffee and really nice baristas. Small, but much better than Starbucks or any chain coffee place. They also have a small selection of pastries available.

Thank gaudinon
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for coffee to-go to carry with you, then the coffee was good. If you are looking for breakfast or to enjoy a break in a nice coffee shop, then this is not the place. The coffee was served in a paper...More

Thank lovetotraveloften
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Great coffee and pastries. My hotel's options were not good so loved having this place close by. They were short staffed on one of my visits but the cappuccino was worth the wait.

Thank vkbrennan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 427 C St Ste 101, San Diego, CA 92101-5113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-696-6242
The core essence of everything we do is passion - it is the most important ingredient in every beverage we handcraft, the most essential element in every meal we compose, and the most perceivable aspect of our hospitality and service. We practice and explore our craft as art. While respectfully regarding and preserving tradition, we use progressive and uncompromising methods in our determination to create your elixir. Our elegant environments, influenced by modern design, are inviting and comfortable. We support and promote local businesses, and cultivate and foster community growth. Passionately dedicated to detail, we are motivated and inspired to present memorable experiences and share our lifestyle with you. Join us in experiencing the passion, art, and lifestyle that is Elixir!
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