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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Breakfast Spot
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“Cafe features a menu of health-inspired Asian & Latin American flavors & a simple, relaxed ambiance.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“1602 State St. Gelato shop in Little Italy. Large variety of house made gelato. Another location on Fifth Ave.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Café
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“The tiramisu pancakes are absolutely to die for and you can get the portion anyday of the week! Highly HIGHLY recommend going if you can!”
  • 30 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“A great place that makes you grateful for everything we have. Also in the Little Italy Neighboorhood. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
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“Coffee, pastries, yummy sandwiches and salads at this cafe. Free wifi and a great space to get some work done. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“More than just a coffee shop, more like a hipsters mini-mall with a barber shop in back and small retailers on either side.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Plaza
“Great outdoor bar, food and activity that usually has different music venues throughout the month.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Looking for a good cup of coffee? Well look no further. This place has not only great coffee but amazing service!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Café
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“Vibrant coffee shop with a pet-friendly patio boasts Italian cafe fare, gelato & free WiFi.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great for a quick coffee, but my favorite place for lunch. Must check out their pesto chicken sandwich. Yum!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Cloesest coffee joint with wifi. There are usually quite a few interesting characters here and sometimes it smells weird... might wanna just use our K-cup! :P”
  • 10 locals recommend
Café
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“Small & bright stop serving artisanal, house-roasted coffee & assorted baked goods. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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“Large open space and next to Petco Park. Great coffee and service and nice place to work and people watch.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
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  • 4 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Small Mom and Pop coffee and sandwich shop located about a block away down Kettner.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
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“Best coffee in Gaslamp. Real Italian espresso and great, fast breakfast bites (egg, ham on croissant etc). Delish. ”
  • 7 locals recommend