We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Specialty's Cafe and Bakery

101 W Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-8201
+1 415-362-2052
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 Jan 2017
“Escape from the hotel breakfast”
14 Oct 2016
“Good sandwiches ”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, American
PRICE
$
DETAILS
101 W Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-8201
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
Write a Review
Reviews (13)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 12 January 2017

My wife and I went to San Diego in early January. She had an early meeting so we decided to eat breakfast at the hotel. Forty five dollars later she went to her meeting and I decided t explore. The Corner Cafe is on the...More

Thank boba413
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Had a sandwiches brought in for a business meeting. Everyone enjoyed them and the salads were very large.

Thank Ajenm A
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I've eaten at other Specialty's and had a better experience. This location seems to large business catering orders and doesn't do so well with the walk-ins. There was nothing wrong with my food; it just took way too long for a quick breakfast.

Thank too_few_trips_1
Reviewed 24 January 2016

I'm only having coffee but have to award them 5 stars! Why? Because at 3pm though they didn't have decaf drip coffee, the cashier offered to make me a decaf Americano for the same price as a regular small coffee! Sweet. Also, cashier and barrista...More

Thank Lawrence C
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This place reminded me of Panera Bread, not as nice and more expensive. I ordered the Dawn's Vegan Salad (small) and the Butternut Squash Soup (side portion). My total came to $14.77. The salad contained fresh ingredients, good, but not amazing. The soup was good...More

Thank mctraveler2
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

It is only the second time that I have eaten at Specialty's, it is a shame that I keep forgetting that it exists! We had the vegetable soup, which was delicious and the bread was soft and warm. It has great choices for baked breads...More

Thank Adriana S
Reviewed 20 March 2015

My wife and I often take the early morning ferry from Coronado to San Diego. As part of our daily walk we often walk to Specialty's Café and Bakery. We sometimes have their delicious sweet baked goods, but we almost always have their hardy egg,...More

Thank Lou M
Reviewed 30 January 2015

Very high quality, innovative breakfasts, speedy service, reasonable prices. You won't get bored after multiple visits.

Thank Unbongout
Reviewed 18 September 2014

On my way to the convention center I needed a place for a good cup of coffee and a quick bite. I found this little gem across the street from my hotel. The first test of a coffee house is, of course, the coffee. And...More

Thank AZHeritageCtr
Reviewed 26 July 2014

I wandered into this place mainly to order a latte on my way to Comic Con one morning. They serve Pete's Coffee, so the latte was high quality and well-made. Yet what really impressed me were the pastries, of which there was an abundant variety....More

Thank Quitodancer
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Tender Greens
116 reviews
.11 km away
Currant American Brasserie
250 reviews
.06 km away
Sushi Deli 2 Restaurant
243 reviews
.13 km away
Grab and Go Subs C Street
5 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
Columbia Cemetery
14 reviews
.08 km away
We Love Tourists
405 reviews
.28 km away
San Diego Civic Theatre
71 reviews
.30 km away
Westfield Horton Plaza
281 reviews
.22 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Specialty's Cafe and Bakery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Monday
06:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 18:00
Thursday
06:00 - 18:00
Friday
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-8201
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 415-362-2052