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Clayton's Coffee Shop

979 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-2609
+1 619-435-5425
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hash browns” (27 reviews)
“pie” (22 reviews)
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06:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
979 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-2609
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed breakfast here almost every day during our trip to Coronado. The food was terrific, device was terrific!!! We tried everything from huervos rancheros to waffles to omelette and everything was great. My son got the homemade donut holes to go which were a...More

Thank Cleo M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We love to come here for breakfast. It has the look and feel of a 40's diner, complete with juke box that can be activated from your table, and a phone booth in the back. Today my wife got the Combo, with delicious sausage and...More

Thank DisneyKahuna
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I were visiting Coronado for my daughter's 11th Birthday. After reading several restaurant reviews, she chose Clayton's Coffee Shop for breakfast. We arrived around 11 am and were seated at the counter after a short wait. Clayton's has an extensive menu of...More

Thank Bonnie1607
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This local diner in Coronado is the best for taking in fresh breakfast food. Everything is cooked to order and delicious. Eggs, corned beef hash, hash browns, coffee, hot chocolate, omelettes and pancakes tasted great. Staff is very friendly. Get there early as the line...More

1  Thank teknlgy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our great breakfast morning out with pancakes, eggs and more. The coffee was a bottom less pot and the service friendly.

Thank chuckawala
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoy Clayton's and it continues to be our favorite breakfast spot on Coronado. We love sitting at the bar and meeting folks from around the country. The food is always good and worth the wait.

Thank Rocky E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes this is an owner op small business. The food is good, service is good, but most always a wait. Great pies. Nice oldtime dinner feel.

Thank Daren F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clayton's is super a super busy diner type place. Showed up on a busy Saturday morning & was seated at the counter after a short 10 minute wait. Had a delicious Cubano sandwich, other half had bacon & eggs & pancakes. Huge portions, super friendly...More

Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect for Coronado. An dinner worth the visit. Great food. Fifties at it's finest. the waitresses are attentive and fun. There may be a small wait but it's worth it. Back to the Future! This place has it all!! Specials everyday. Great pie for your...More

Thank Mosques
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was great it has a horseshoe-shaped counter for all the customers to sit and eat. The weekend we went they certainly could have used some air-conditioning! It felt like it was in the 90s inside the diner.

Thank Ahems
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Lorna S
25 October 2015|
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Response from Jennifer T | Reviewed this property |
When you arrive they will put your name on a list...The coffee shop is very busy, but I'm sure they will be able to accommodate your party of 4 in a reasonable aount of time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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: 979 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-2609
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-435-5425
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