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Brick & Bell Cafe

928 Silverado St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4236
+1 858-551-0928
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (51 reviews)
“acai bowl” (8 reviews)
“granola” (8 reviews)
Open Now
04:30 - 17:30All hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
£
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
928 Silverado St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4236
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Yesterday was the second time I have been very disappointed, thus this review. I ordered the "famous" chicken salad with grapes and walnuts. This consisted of processed looking cubes of chicken mixed with watery mayo, too many grapes and walnuts on a wilted bed of...More

Thank travelwithnancy
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Ordered 3 sandwiches and a smoothie to go, and was out the door in about 7min. Extremely friendly service and the food was excellent. Good portions as well at a fair price. Will definitely be back!

Thank Don1975
Reviewed 20 August 2016

This was a block from the hotel (Grande Colonial La Jolla). It was predictable in the best of ways- the coffee was excellent, the service was quick and pleasant, the baked goods were excellent, and there was plenty of seating. For me, definitely preferable to...More

Thank rascallyrabbit
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Highly recommend Brick & Bell Cafe for breakfast or a snack. It's a cute cafe with an outdoor area and amazing food.

Thank lifeinsync
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We all know Peter the owner and he really manages the place well. He bakes his own scones and cookies every day. As far as locals go, no chain can compete.

Thank marion f
Reviewed 20 July 2016

After making a mistake, and taking food that was not ours, the manager in site yelled at us and asked us to leave, I used to like this place, not so much anymore.

Thank Jaime L
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Visited it several times during our trip. Loved their Acai bowl, soaked oats as well as their scones. Very reasonably priced & open early in the morning. Nice outdoor terrace. Helpful staff & friendly owner. Highly recommended.

Thank Limeturquoise
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Loved the fruit cups, the cranberry scones, the panini and smoothies. Very reasonable prices. Fresh pastries and a chance to eat outside. Highly recommend.

Thank franh47
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

A casual quaint deli/coffee shop with delicious food. Arriving late at our hotel across the street we grabbed some quick sandwiches so fresh and yummy and then got some wonderful coffee and scones at 6 am the next morning before we took off. Nice patio...More

Thank beemerguy
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Had a business meeting and the client selected Brick and Bell for a coffee and some conversation, I am so totally the coffee fanatic, as my search for the perfect double latte will attest. I addition to getting almost the perfect latte, I did get...More

Thank AARDVARKKILLER
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
04:30 - 17:00
Monday
04:30 - 17:30
Tuesday
04:30 - 17:30
Wednesday
04:30 - 17:30
Thursday
04:30 - 17:30
Friday
04:30 - 17:30
Saturday
04:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 928 Silverado St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4236
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-551-0928
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