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3940 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3112
+1 619-500-3344
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (92 reviews)
“pancakes” (314 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3940 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3112
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Glad we found this place. It’s very good. The service, the food, the ambience. All very good. The pineapple upside down pancake. Super yummy.

Thank jleigh81
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome breakfast place! Not like other breakfast diners. This one brings something new and awesome. Menu is full of fresh ideas. Kind staff. We ordered Benny Goodman and Havana Daydreaming.

Thank paya_9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a fan at all !! I finally came to the much praised Snooze expecting the best breakfast of my life but it simply wasn't. We ordered a single pancake because we were told the full order was huge but when we saw how thin...More

Thank claudiacetto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In case you are wondering about the line - we arrived around 7am on a Sunday morning and there was no wait for a table. When we left a little before 8, most of the inside tables were full. The waitress said the line typically...More

1  Thank Diane W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really good breakfast place. The pancakes are delicious and the eggs Benedict’s are equally delicious. All of these come in various flavors.

Thank Jacquelyn W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us ate here this morning, we each ordered something different and all three were exceptional tasting and beautifully presented!!! The waiter was super helpful with our menu selection, attentive and full of positive energy. I would highly recommend this restaurant, the menu is...More

Thank suds3630
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place and come every time I am in San Diego. Great food, coffee and atmosphere. I had the egg white fritatta, AMAZING! great service too.

Thank Stacie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s very loud in here and we came late for brunch. I’m not a breakfast person but my guest is. Love their eggs Benedict and said theirs was wonderful. Lived up to promise. I had hash browns that you ordered with mix ins. They were...More

1  Thank delphinium
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had been told by fans of the Snooze in Colorado that we MUST visit Snooze in San Diego. We arrived with high expectations. The atmosphere was very contemp/retro upbeat. We were seated quickly and our server was very friendly and helpful with the needs of...More

1  Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We found this place on vacation by searching Yelp reviews and were so glad we did! The lack of parking almost deterred us, but we sucked it up and paid at a local lot (don't do that - ridiculously expensive - search a little longer...More

1  Thank Stephanie P
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8 May 2017|
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Response from isay691 | Reviewed this property |
It will be a bit crowded but anywhere in the area will be a wait. However, well worth the wait. Go early if you can.
18 July 2016|
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Response from 2beans2000 | Reviewed this property |
I just got my Mastercard bill and I checked.... so for my daughter and me it was ~$28. She had an order of cinnamon bun pancakes (to die for!!) and I had one of the eggs benedict concoctions (very good, but I'd re-order her... More
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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, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3940 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3112
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-500-3344
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Breakfast marks the beginning of a new day. At Snooze, we believe life is for living and each person and each day is worth celebrating. Our mantra: it only takes a moment to make a difference. From the day we were born, our people - Snoozers - have led the way serving creative twists on America's favorite breakfast classics in a casual, friendly and vibrant atmosphere. The passion of our Snoozers is contagious. Over the past 10+ years it has inspired Snooze fans of all ages across the country.
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