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Solace & The Moonlight Lounge

25 E E St, Encinitas, CA 92024-3620
+1 760-753-2433
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
25 E E St, Encinitas, CA 92024-3620
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Reviewed 11 February 2016

When this place first opened up about 4 years ago, we went to it four times in one week. We just couldn't have enough of it. Interestingly enough, they took the best dishes off the menu. This is a pattern that keeps on repeating itself....More

1  Thank worldtraveler73_7
Reviewed 11 February 2016

A group of us stopped by, as we heard positive news. The meal started well. The appetizers were fine. The main course of sea bass was so covered in mustard seeds and soy sauce that you could not taste it. We complained and the waiter...More

Thank Lawrence2300
Reviewed 2 February 2016

There’s something extremely satisfying about a cup of hot soup on a wintry day especially when it’s the Roasted Acorn Squash with Chipotle Crema at Solace in Encinitas. The Garlic & Herb Grilled Chicken Sandwich complete with arugula, fontina & blue cheese, fig jam, lemon-thyme...More

Thank CoastalCruiser27
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

I really like this restaurant - it has a fun vibe and great atmosphere - not fancy but rather nice casual. I love the menu - we usually get oysters to start, which are just great. Then a super nice salad, and a bowl of...More

1  Thank painthorsegirl
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Yummy food, great selection of beer and wines, live music. What more could anyone want? There's even a balcony for outdoor dining!

Thank tommciver
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Friends insisted on meeting here. We sat outside, upstairs, because the din inside is fairly paralyzing. We started with cocktails and excellent oysters. Three in our party had fish, all very happy with their choices. I ordered mussels and there's nothing more discouraging that lifting...More

1  Thank gogirlIdaho
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

This place was full with a mid-30s & 40s crowd. We were told there was a 35 minute wait but were given a table outdoors. The heater was on but could have been stronger. I started with oysters which were good. The sea bass was...More

Thank USCKaboom
Reviewed 10 January 2016

I eat here often and have never had a bad meal or cocktail. I prefer the vibe upstairs. They change the menu with the seasons, which I like.

Thank Efshany
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Solace and the Moonlight lounge is a solid and delicious restaurant choice in Encinitas The food is always very good and expertly prepared. The menu is also very well put together. The salmon dinner is always special no matter which preparation . Their raw Bar...More

Thank Tattalat
Reviewed 5 January 2016

The view from upstairs on the balcony looking down over highway 101 is worth the extra wait. The food is always very good and the place typically has a young and vibrant crowd. I think they have some of the best desserts in town!!

Thank KevinEnEncinitas
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Ashley Z
20 January 2017|
Response from yjorma | Property representative |
Hi Ashley Z! Yes be do have an area that can seat 20-25 for a brunch baby shower. Please call us at 760 753-2433 so we can chat about the details Thanks! Estrella & Jorma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$27
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 E E St, Encinitas, CA 92024-3620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-753-2433
  • E-mail
Solace & The Moonlight Lounge is situated in Pacific Station, a LEED silver certified mixed use project in the heart of downtown Encinitas. Just off of historic South Coast Highway 101 and near Moonlight Beach, we bring our creative blend of classic and modern American Cuisine and Oyster Bar to Coastal North County San Diego
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