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Clayton's Coffee Shop

959 Orange Ave, San Diego, CA
+1 619-437-8811
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“donuts” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (2 reviews)
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959 Orange Ave, San Diego, CA
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Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Went here one evening. The food was good, great overall feel and the servers were excellent. Really liked the overall vibe of this place- reasonable prices, friendly servers, good food and great location. If back in Coronado will definitely come back.

Thank dac831
Reviewed 19 June 2015

It's tasty but just too greasy and the whole place smells oily. The portions have a good size and the milkshake is delicious.

Thank TizianeP
Reviewed 24 October 2014

We needed dinner and came across claytons by accident. It was great. We all had 'dinners' which were as near to what we think of as home cooking as we ever expected to find (we have often been so disappointed with food in the US,...More

Thank honeylab
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Really its the small mexican restaurant on the side street attached to Claytons that we LOVE!!! Very reasonable prices and their burritos are huge. Tacos are very good. Have lunch there to take back to our hotel and enjoy by the pool. Sooo tasty!

Thank hawkwife
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Clayton's is right in the center of downtown Coronado, it has a lot of counter seating and about 15 booths but be prepared for a short wait. It is right out of the 1940's and 50's. The service is very quick and the food more...More

Thank Dwayne L
Reviewed 9 September 2014

We have been to Coronado Island many times, mostly just for the drive and a walk on the beach. Since we were staying in San Diego for a week, we wanted to find fun, local places to eat. Clayton's is one of those places that...More

Thank BRmauiEN
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Good service ...clean relaxed environment happy courteous staff " and Damn fine coffee " Clayton's is all you could want from a coffee shop :0))))

Thank edward j
Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

We were looking for an authentic locals kind of place in Coronado and I think we found it. Arrived early at 8:00 or so, there is a line later. We had the chicken fried steak and the biscuits & gravy and were not disappointed. The...More

Thank zapprint
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Great food & friendly, fast service! I had the eggs & bacon breakfast and the bacon was so flavorful & cooked perfectly! I love the jukeboxes & sit at the punter for a fun experience!

Thank Danettedotcom
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We had breakfast there before heading to the zoo and we enjoyed the food. I got french toast and my wife got biscuits and gravy. Both were tasty and we got them very fast. The crowds came around 8, so get there early if you...More

Thank alistair_connor
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
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06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 959 Orange Ave, San Diego, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-437-8811
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