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The 3rd Corner

897 S Coast Highway 101, Suite F-104, Encinitas, CA 92024-4442
+1 760-942-2104
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“cheese plate” (9 reviews)
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American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
897 S Coast Highway 101, Suite F-104, Encinitas, CA 92024-4442
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

Food very uninteresting with a very limited menu. They have a restaurant in palm desert as well. Just as horrible.

Thank Harvey B
Reviewed 8 November 2015

We happened in The 3rd Corner last year while in the area based on Trip Advisor review. Had a fantastic meal. This year we decided go back and see if it was really that good. Yes! It's now on our "must go" list if in...More

Thank RGTravelIng
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

We decided to try this restaurant and we're lucky enough to get same day dinner reservations. We ended up waiting 30 min but it was worth it. You can select a wine at regular retail price from the wine shop that surrounds the dining areas....More

Thank Sandy C
Reviewed 19 September 2015

We came for lunch with a group of 6. Half of us ordered the Cuban Sandwich and loved it. The sandwich was not only good, large, and tasty, but it came with either a large side salad or a large order of fries. The ones...More

Thank prevere
Reviewed 16 September 2015

The wine selections are absolutely first rate and the pricing is exceptionally fair. The food was great and we ate everything like wolves. The wine was so good that we had a second bottle. I would definitely return to this place on a regular basis...More

Thank Noel J
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Having read the reviews, we decided on visiting the 3rd Corner. The decor creates a welcoming and interesting ambience. There were some interesting wines to choose from and the staff were very knowledgeable and helpful when choosing a wine pairing. We chose the olive sampler...More

Thank Larcabout R
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Very average fair. Slow service. Blah atmosphere. I was excited to try this place due to the high rating on trip advisor. It was quite a disappointment. San Diego offers many more great choices. Don't waste your time!

Thank Melissa0595
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

What a great place to meet friends! Cheese plate is just the beginning. ...impressive wine offerings & good service. ...always my go -to place

Thank RSFdowser
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We found the 3rd corner online from our smart phone while on vacation in Encinitas CA. We were able to walk in and get a table on a Sunday night as they were open until 11pm which was nice for travelers like us. The restaurant...More

Thank empowermentor1
Reviewed 2 September 2015

The 3rd Corner is my' go to' restaurant in Encinitas. It a a great place to meet with girlfriends for a quiet chat and good meal. The servers allow plenty of time and space for conversations. The food is delicious and the prices reasonable. 3rd...More

Thank Beacon411
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 897 S Coast Highway 101, Suite F-104, Encinitas, CA 92024-4442
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-942-2104
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