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Ramona Cafe

$$ - $$$
American, Cafe, Diner
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628 Main St, Ramona, CA 92065-2044
+1 760-789-8656
06:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 20:00
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Hopewell, New Jersey
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great local place. Does serve wine and beer. Has senior specials. Enjoyed dinner, may go back for breakfast. Staying in Ramona on way to anza borrego state park to see wildflowers.

Thank SR8832
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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198 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Not crowded at all on a Tuesday night. Our meals were quite tasty. Reading about the cinnamon rolls forced us to order one for dessert. DO IT. Hands down, one of the best ever. We took most of it home to savor at another time.

Thank TrudiC44
Kennesaw, Georgia
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was driving through to explore inland southern California from Carlsbad on a Sunday. I found in on a Diner Drive Inns and Dives app I have and it did not disappoint. I stopped her at 6:10am and was the only diner for a while. The friendly staff are the main attraction here along with the large cinnamon rolls. I... More 

Thank David W
St Andrews, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Good food, good service but coffee not to my liking. Wife had best breakfast of 2 pancakes, egg, bacon and sausage for $5.99.

Thank Watto22
San Diego County
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

One of our favorites- I had the Chicken Cordon Blu which was tasty and large enough that I had lunch the next day on left overs. Wife had soup and salad which was great. Service was fast and friendly. However, room was cold. We were near door which allowed a rush of cold air every time door opened. Overall food... More 

Thank Michael R
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I grew up in this town live there for over 20 years and we always go to the café for breakfast and two time spend time with friends and downtown Ramon is really charming . I would highly recommend getting the desert as well. This is also been a place where my brother goes every single day before he goes... More 

Thank 219lesleeb
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76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Had Chicken Cordon Bleu. Excellent and Big portion. I could not finish it all. My husband had a turkey dinner. He was not as happy with his meal though he did still enjoy it. Took home a cinnamon roll. It was amazing. Staff was friendly. Road from Escondido to Ramona was scary through the mountains especially in the dark.

Thank Debbie495
Culver City, California, United States
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We love this little cafe, with it's wonderful sticky buns and great lunches and breakfasts. Not fancy, but warm and friendly with high quality food.

Thank Lindza
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Was nice atmosphere but lacked a little in taste on some food selections. Waitress that served us was polite and attentive.

Thank Beverly O
Huntington Beach, California
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129 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Guy Fieri was here for the Cinnamon Rolls. They are the best. They have 3 flavors. The original with Pecans, Cinnamon Apple and a Carmel Pecan. I have tried all 3 and would recommend the Original. They are large at over $5.00. They are so good we order them to go to take home after our vacation at the Rivera... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 Main St, Ramona, CA 92065-2044
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ramona
  • Phone Number: +1 760-789-8656

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?