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Hill Street Cafe

524 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054-4009
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
524 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054-4009
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11 - 20 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 16 June 2016

My husband and I have been here a few times. The food is good quality, freshly prepared, but on the expensive side. Portions are small, not enough to fill you up. Quaint location in an old house.

Thank Jessica F
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were at the beach in Carlsbad and used Happy Cow to find a place nearby for a vegetarian dinner. The Hill Street Cafe is in an old house and they make good use of space by placing tables around the enclosed porch and outside....More

Thank Alexandra T
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Mostly a vegetarian menu. Lentil soup, many salads. Vegetarian burgers.Service is slow and unpredictable.Too much talking in the service bar..

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Just okay. Staff not terribly attentive or interested. A child was allowed to bang on the piano, so it was not a great experience.

Thank misstweed47
Reviewed 22 January 2016

We finally made out three visit minimum in order to post this review. First was with our vegan son and wife for brunch; then my wife and I got breakfast and a late lunch. Parking can be a problem. There is a very small spot...More

Thank trafdlo
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Great food, service and atmosphere. Our first time and we will be back to try dinner. We were attracted to the old yellow Victorian house. Glad we took the chance and stopped in.

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

Had a lovely time at Hill Street Cafe. Enjoyed a wonderful breakfast and great coffee. Love that all the coffee cups are different.

Thank SplashATVtours
Reviewed 21 October 2015

3* Hill Street Coffee House Oceanside Nice old Victorian house setting Super green restaurant Healthy foods, including vegan Some of the food was okay, not very tasty Didn’t like my fish dish; fish tasted bad Very cool food servers Beer and wine

Thank Rosquete
Reviewed 13 October 2015

I highly recommend this place, we dropped in based on a local suggestion and it was the best decision. It was like walking in to a friends house, so welcoming and friendly. Menu was extensive, food beautifully prepared and fresh. Truly believe people make a...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Felt very fortunate to have found this restaurant. I carried out several times while visiting San Diego. Warm/friendly people and delicious food.

Thank occasionaltraveler55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 524 S Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054-4009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: 760-966-0985
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