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Mary's English Kitchen - CLOSED

7918 Ivanhoe Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4511
+1 858-263-4614
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
16 Oct 2015
12 Jul 2015
“Cute restaurant, disappointing food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
7918 Ivanhoe Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4511
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

Only in that I believe they are out of business. I happened to be in la Jolla last night and they do not occupy the location unless they moved. A call to their phone number no answer. Very sad.

1  Thank SHERLOCKSanDiego_ca
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I've had Eglish tea all over the world, including several places around San Diego. I had high hopes for this place given the cute exterior of the restaurant. Their tea sandwiches were sloppily made, portions were stingy, and the desserts were average at best. The...More

Thank Jeanne P
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

Fabulous choice of Tea, cake, and entrees! Quiet , casual and great service! I usually go for breakfast , after the gym. I have been there for dinner!

Thank LeLa2pups
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We had a quick lunch here on a recent visit. The sandwiches were made fresh, tasted great, and were reasonably priced. I had a very good tuna sandwich, and my son enjoyed the fish and chips. The service was excellent. We were in a hurry...More

1  Thank Montana_Rustler
Reviewed 12 March 2015

Ok, I’m an Anglophile, so I’m probably going to like anything with “English” in the name. This is a very pleasant place for a meal. The décor is very simple. You order at the counter and they bring your food to you. I just wanted...More

1  Thank SteveNScottsdale
Reviewed 19 January 2015

The tea was fantastic and the food was authentic. The prices were a bit expensive though. It seemed a bit much for the portion sizes.

Thank riceburnergrace
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Normally it requires a 10 hour flight to enjoy an English breakfast. However, now you just have to drive to La Jolla. We weren't super hungry so we didn't do the full breakfast. Instead we had the bruschetta. It was super light and flavored perfectly....More

Thank Myles44
Reviewed 4 January 2015

My elderly mother and I made reservations on Christmas Eve Day for afternoon tea. We have a tradition of afternoon tea when we are together wherever we travel. So I've had traditional afternoon tea from Ferguson's Tea Room in Hurricane, WV to The Ritz Carlton...More

1  Thank InquisitiveTessa
Reviewed 6 October 2014

On a lovely October day in 2014, I discovered Mary's English Kitchen on the Bite San Diego's La Jolla Walking Tour (bitesandiego.com). Charming, delightful, traditional, and ambient. This hidden treasure is not to disappoint, the bruschetta was delightful. The Shortbread Cookie, a traditional favorite. Our...More

2  Thank Carolyn N
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Great little restaurant in town. Well decorated and offering all sorts of tradditional English fare. I had an egg mayo sandwich, cheesey chips and bread pudding. All tasted amazing. If you like home cooking this is a place for you.

1  Thank martynsnook
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7918 Ivanhoe Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4511
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-263-4614
  • E-mail
Mary's English Kitchen is an authentic English cafe that specializes in afternoon tea.With Mary's hand written recipes from Devon, England you are sure to taste the difference.We also serve Breakfast, Lunch & Brunch.
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