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3804 Valley Centre Dr, San Diego, CA 92130-2331
+1 858-481-3225
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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San Diego, California
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259 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dine at one of the Souplantations in San Diego at least twice a week. The recipes for a variety of soups and vegetables are real palate pleasers. I never liked broccoli until I tried Joan's Broccoli Madness. I am stuck on the chicken noodle soup because the noodles are like the thick egg noodles my mother used to make.... More 

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Thank lindymiles
San Diego, California
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best not so veggie buffete in town. I say not so veggie because you findnnon vegetarian soups as well. Excellent and clean food selection mainly for salads.

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Thank Jorge M
Westerville, Ohio
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have ever been to a Soup Plantation you know they are a healthier, all you can eat answer to steak houses. A very long salad bar starts you off with a luscious array of fresh and tossed salads and toppings. Dressings galore. Hot foods include a selection of soups, including a couple of vegetarian ones. Pizza, pasta, muffins,... More 

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Thank Shankar R
Helsinki
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I have visited this vegetarian restaurant 2 times. This year the quality and variety of the food was not as good as last year. The buffet had many salads and veggies but the soups (more than 6 types) were not very tasty as last year and also the dessert options were quite poor, only cookies and type of hot brownie... More 

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Thank NewlyTina
Newport News, Virginia, United States
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

great place for the family, kid friendly menu , really good soups and a wide verity. Our family loved it but I would not go there for a date night.

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Thank Jane Susan F
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The Manager runs a *very* tight ship here! Details obviously matter. Staff takes pride in their work and ownership of their assigned duties. Throw in a nice discount as members of Club Veg, and it's a perfect place for a healthy lunch or dinner!

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Thank Robert H
Dedham, Massachusetts, United States
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52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We really enjoyed the huge salad bar, soups, pastas, drinks and desserts at the Souplantation. It was our favorite place to eat in California and we returned many times. We are back in Massachusetts and hope that one day they will open a restaurant in our area!

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Thank Adam M
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

First time visited this place. To me in start it appears to be similar to OLIVE GARDEN, however I would rate it much higher. Excellent salads, soups, pizzas, drinks, ice creams and what not. Price is extremely reasonable. On a scale of 10, I would give SOUPLANTATION 10. Great.... Keep it up

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Thank Shahab S
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4 reviews
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Gone down over the years, too much bacon in soups , lost their way. No more protein in any items Used to go there 3 times a week now only go once a month if I have to

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Thank Brian B
San Diego, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Best places Ice ever been. It is about 8 dollars for a free for all. There is even steak! The pizza is especially good. Even picky eaters will find something here, there is over a 100 different things to eat.

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Thank pcunnin4

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3804 Valley Centre Dr, San Diego, CA 92130-2331
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-481-3225

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