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Native Foods Cafe

127 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-5399
+1 760-634-7607
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
127 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-5399
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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I love this place! Visiting the area and dining with friends before a theatre event. Ordered at the counter and then served food at the table. Wonderful, healthy menu selection. FREE Refills on Kombucha and three different flavors to choose from. So many food choices...More

Thank Dancinkwn
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Once again great food with tasty flavors, I am not a vegan but the food is still worth eating. My second time here but not my last, had the southwest burger real good but like the bbq burger better.

Thank John R
Reviewed 5 February 2017

My wife and I were looking for a vegan restaurant in North County and we found Native Foods Cafe in Encinitas. From the moment we walked in, we knew Native Foods was the "real deal" for Vegan fare. With an all Vegan creative menu, there...More

Thank krsandiego
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Went there in January with my family. Food is very well prepared, staff is very helpful and attentive. I would go back anytime. Actually did twice that week

Thank Wartfang
Reviewed 1 October 2016

My Nephew were in town and needed a lunch spot. I pulled out my Trip Advisor App and had just got done saying I wish they had a Native Foods here and bing it was the first restaurant on my app. This is a larger...More

1  Thank PeggyChism
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Native Foods Café was founded in 1994 in Palm Springs, California bringing into harmony our passion for fresh food and compassion for animals and the environment. Today, Native Foods Café has grown to become America’s premier fast-casual vegan restaurant group spanning coast to coast. Serving...More

Thank Catinaredhat
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Native Foods Cafe is my go-to restaurant. Everything on the menu is vegan, but the food is so good that even my meat-eating friends love to go there. Incredible sandwiches & wraps, bowls, salads and sides. They have a rewards program with lots of special...More

Thank Nancy v
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Every time I visit San Diego (or Chicago), I go to Native Foods. It is such a wonderful feeling to eat really good food that is not only healthier than it's traditional meat serving counterpart, but no animals suffered from me eating it. Having been...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Died and went to vegan heaven. Had the curry bowl. It said with tofu steak. That might be a stretch but the way they cook the tofu was to die for. My husband had the soy chorizo, sweet spud, rice bowl. We stay in Solana...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 6 May 2016

A friend who's been here before, recommended we have lunch today. When I think of vegetarian cuisine, I think "I'll be hungry." Not so! I couldn't even finish my dish (Thai meatball earth bowl). My friend had the Native Chopped Salad. Both dishes were huge,...More

1  Thank BabsNMarty
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 N El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024-5399
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-634-7607