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garden center cafe and grill

1625 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, CA 92028-4111
+1 760-728-4147
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“tortilla soup” (5 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1625 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, CA 92028-4111
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

We love the Garden Center Cafe for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Service is always good, great atmosphere and they serve delicious meals. They run specials some times and their Fried Chicken and Rack of Lamb is some of the best we've ever had. Their house...More

Thank jgraves212
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

An old Marine buddy and his wife had coffee and ice tea over a conversation of the past. Service​ was was friendly but they sid not serve appetizers.

Thank dstewartjr2001
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We had been here a few times prior for breakfast and lunch but this was our first time for dinner. Our server, Dee Dee was excellent...very attentive and pleasant; you could tell she enjoys what she does. Everyone's dinners were great, served quickly and perfectly...More

Thank gin48
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The Garden Center has been a staple of Fallbrook for years - the food is always good, the breakfast are especially yummy, and the service is excellent.

Thank Purdida
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Basic food with just enough of the frilly types of foods to make this a great place for pretty much everyone. You will find the basics; meatloaf, burgers and that type of food, along with good salads and quiche and special foods like that. Bring...More

Thank revbriangraham
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Nice evening experience sitting either inside or out. Great food but expensive for the area. Only open for dinner but thats okay. Not too kid-friendly but thats okay too.

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Would like to give a warm thank you to Ellie and crew on 7/21/2017-dinner, 7/22/2017-breakfast and 7/23/2017-breakfast. Made us feel very welcome. Plus they took a liking to our son. He really liked the people. Thank you.

Thank Jennie2001
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the dinner for two. We started with the clam chowder which was the best we have ever had. We each had the ribs which were delicious. The portion was more than adequate, which left us enough for another meal. We shared a fantastic...More

Thank KathFallbrook
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Garden Center is a restaurant surrounded by a garden patio. They know how to cook and prepare great food. We've been several times for lunch and dinner. I hear breakfast is great too. This is our go to when we want to get a great...More

Thank robertlT8776TG
Reviewed 16 August 2017

A clean comfortable restaurant with pleasant atmosphere, bright windows and a shaded patio unfortunately does not make for good dining.... The food is very mediocre and many of the dishes are inedible. This venue has gotten worse in the food department as time goes by......More

Thank miligold1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1625 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, CA 92028-4111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fallbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 760-728-4147
  • E-mail
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