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Gillespie Field Cafe

2015 N Marshall Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020-1119
+1 619-448-0415
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good94%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Feb 2017
“"Wings" with breakfast”
9 Nov 2016
“Pleasant”
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2015 N Marshall Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020-1119
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

A very nice setting for a family to enjoy breakfast with kids. We sat outdoors, so the little one could be distracted by the plane. Although we watched many planes do their pre-flight checks, taxi over and take off, it was never too loud or...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Our son, his wife and toddler took us to Gillespie field cafe for lunch one day to enjoy some of that beautiful California weather while eating outdoors. They have a pleasant covered "porch" for outdoor dining. One can watch the small planes take off and...More

Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

I love airport cafes and GFC is a good example why. Good food with substantial amounts at a fair price in a fun setting. I had fluffy pancakes with two large sausage links and two huge scrambled eggs. I was stuffed. Pleasant service and aviation...More

Thank acwooly
Reviewed 20 December 2015

I had a late lunch here the other day and had a great grilled sandwich with a hearty navy been soup. I thought the prices were a little high but I enjoyed my tasty lunch very much. I learned they even have live music on...More

Thank maringfro
Reviewed 3 November 2015

If you like watching planes take off go here. It is at the Gillespie Field in El Cajon. Restaurant is bare bones but the food is really good!

Thank Cbarbie2000
Reviewed 7 September 2015

I have lived near this café for 7 years and never new it was there. The sign says Gillespie Café Flight School and when I drove back there I didn't see a 'cafe' so I assume it was a cute name for a flight school....More

Thank Holly L
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Aviation lovers Cafe right on the ramp. Sit in or outside(shaded) Food good if a little expensive. My only gripe is that the steak (steak&eggs breakfast) has been disappointing both visits. Others enjoyed their omelets & Chilli.

Thank Fred D
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Great weekend event to bring the family...Lots to see food aplenty and vendors to check out! If you like planes and a great air show put this on your calendar. I believe it's an annual event.

Thank S R
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Service is great and the food is good. Pretty cool experience with the planes taking off and landing in front of you while you eat. A little pricey for breakfast which brings it down a star, but I would go back.

Thank Nrb2412
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Terrific place to bring kids for a bite of lunch and a chance to watch small aircraft land and take off.

Thank Scott A
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2015 N Marshall Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020-1119
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  El Cajon
  • Phone Number: +1 619-448-0415
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