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“Best Breakfast!”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Brick & Bell Cafe

Brick & Bell Cafe
Ranked #51 of 1,239 Restaurants in La Jolla
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Cafe
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Restaurant details
Good for: Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
“Best Breakfast!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2014 via mobile

We recently visited family in La Jolla and as we were walking the ocean beach, they asked what we wanted for breakfast! They pulled out their phone and placed the order. We finished our walk and drove to the cutest cafe where our order was waiting for us! The Acai Bowls were amazing! The scones were so delicious (especially the caramel or blueberry ones-but I had no favorite- they were all delicious! The coffee smelled and tasted great! We ordered breakfast everyday after our walk on the beach-and each time it was ready for us and amazingly delicious! You can't go to La Jolla without checking out the Brick and Bell Cafe! We took it to go, but you can eat in with a wonderful atmosphere! A must do!

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Dallas
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72 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Loved Brick & Bell”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2014

We recently visited La Jolla. We found Brick & Bell cafe & decided to give it a try for breakfast. So glad we did!! The coffee is wonderful, scones are outstanding & very friendly staff as well!! The maple scones were my favorite!! We liked it so much we went there every morning of our trip & even took some goodies for the plane ride home!!

  • Visited March 2014
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Atlanta, Georgia
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580 reviews
379 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
“Great scones!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2014

A relative recommended this place to us since it opens earlier than our hotel begins serving breakfast.

The service was friendly and it was great to see all the baked goods and pastries. We had a yummy breakfast bagel and tried a couple of scones -- a nice berry one and another with maple frosting.

It was great eating outside in a downtown setting.

Definitely a place on my list to return to next time I'm in the area!

  • Visited April 2014
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Chicago
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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“Cute place”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

Nice cafe. Very good coffee and scones. It has a few seats inside but it's mainly outside seating. Walking distance of a lot of shops and boutiques.

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“Lovely local bakery breakfast spot”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2014 via mobile

Stopped by here for breakfast. A lovely spot with great service and some great freshly baked goods. A welcome shift away from the usual heavy American breakfasts, their croissants were delicious and home made granola outstanding.

Very good value too!

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