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Le Papagayo

1002 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-1469
+1 760-944-8252
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb chops” (13 reviews)
“mussels” (15 reviews)
“tapas” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1002 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-1469
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered a four egg scramble and got an omelet. Strawberries were rotten. The waiter never checked back once she took our order.

Thank George W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I love to visit Papagayo on every visit to Encinitas. On our most recent two-week visit to Encinitas, we ate once for breakfast and once for lunch at Papagayo. Both were outstanding meals. It has a very diverse menu with something for...More

Thank raven27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The music, decor and menu were very inviting and then a table of 10 raucous women arrived intent on making as much noise as they could. It is amazing how a dining experience can immediately change; we dropped into survival mode and even changing tables...More

1  Thank lloyd b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Who is staying at surf house adventures up the block and ate here , having the eponymous salad (large, fresh, delectable), and a fish dish. Great sangria and live music. Will go again.

Thank JBeechLBNY
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the heart of Leucadia, this fusion bar and restaurant offers delicious entrees, salads and craft beers and drinks. Plenty of seating inside and outside. Live music most every night. Great happy hour with small plates and beer, wine and margaritas. Street parking only.

Thank TopChef7
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

On the way to San Diego. We wanted a bite to eat. Parkings easy on the other side of the road and cross over. A Bright Eatery That takes Reservations I found out. We sat outside on The Deck and just remember to take some...More

Thank 625Johnboy1
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We had lunch here recently and everyone enjoyed it. The menu has so many great looking items I think that I could come back here for two weeks and never duplicate an order. I had the surf and turf tacos (carne asada topped with shrimp...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Wow! Not only was the mellow music by Corey Leal absolutely incredible but the Lobster Ravioli was "to live for" at Le Papagayo Leucadia. The outdoor heaters kept us cozy warm and the service was top notch. A great evening of friends, music, dance, food,...More

Thank Dancinkwn
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Had some really good Penne pasta with seafood mix. Angel hair pasta w/shrimp, fantastic. Fun, casual eatery with full bar with, you guessed it, margaritas!! Easy location right off of Hwy 101, fun drive through Encinitas and all the artsy places to look thru.

Thank david k
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Across from Cardiff State beach and San Elijo state park, the location lends itself to a casual dining experience. The freshly made food and home made gelato is very good, and the personnel friendly and very attentive.

Thank sandyaqh
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Questions & Answers
21 October 2016|
Response from Linda D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do! During our visit, a friend with us inquired about gluten-free items. My apologies, but I do not recall what specific menu items were gluten-free.
15 September 2016|
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Response from Linda D | Reviewed this property |
Happy Hour is from 4pm to 6pm every day!
26 August 2016|
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Response from carpe_itineris | Reviewed this property |
This is a nice place for sangria.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1002 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-1469
    (Leucadia Boulvard)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-944-8252
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