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Harry's Coffee Shop

7545 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5102
+1 858-454-7381
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“hash browns” (29 reviews)
“bacon waffle” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7545 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5102
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

Very quaint coffee shop in the heart of La Jolla, the kind that has its own line of t-shirts and coffee mugs and a vast collection of celebrity photographs and magazine covers on the wall, so you know it’s got to be a local landmark....More

Thank Stijn-traveler
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We were here on a Monday morning and it was still busy with locals. Latte was awesome and probably their regular black coffee is just as great. Everything we had was good but the hashbrowns were perfectly crisp on out side and soft on inside....More

Thank Texas_USA_traveler
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Our hotel suggested Harry's and my friends and I are sure glad they did. I got a bacon, ham, and cheese omelet, hash browns. It was excellent!!! I don't recall what my friends got but they all loved it. I did think it was a...More

Thank countryfried81
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a classic....great food, terrific service and makes you feel like a 50s diner! There were 5 of us and it was a no hassle place, with waitresses that seemed to read your mind on orders! Thanks for the treat.....not haughty. Parking lot is...More

Thank sandyp48
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stopped here on my way through La Jolla from here to there, and I'm glad I did; a generous pot of coffee, great OJ and plenty of hearty food. I like my hash-browns a bit more crispy, and my bacon a little less crispy, but...More

Thank traut
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We live round the corner, Harrys is out go-to place for a relaxed, good quality breakfast at the weekends. Good coffee, old school feel, super friendly staff. A must if you are visiting La Jolla!

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Just great food...but even better service. Has a genuine neighbourhood welcome and warm atmosphere. I have visited on several occasions over the years and have never found it anything other than excellent

Thank bootlekeith
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This is a local spot and you are welcomed to sit in a cozy inside table, booth or at a cafe table outside under a canopy. The place has an authentic late 1960s atmosphere, unpretentious, and a little worn but very clean. American style coffee...More

Thank Anthony A
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Great service, really friendly staff and great food. The portion sizes are huge, definitely worth a visit for breakfast when you're in the area. Good value too!!

Thank Jacqui M
Reviewed 9 September 2016

My husband and I went to Harry's twice during our recent vacation in California. It's an old-school diner, and the food is just terrific. I had Eggs Benedict on Day 1 and the Bacon Waffle on Day 2. Hubby had a little bit of everything,...More

Thank Kay766
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Michael P
30 November 2015|
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Response from Shannon F | Reviewed this property |
The best way to find out is check out their menu or give 'em a ring! Really good food and the ambience is worth your time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7545 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5102
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-7381
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