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Cafe 976

(Now Closed)
Breakfast Spot, Coffee Shop, and Café$$$$
Pacific Beach, San Diego
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  • Kevin P.
    Kevin PrattJuly 12, 2014
    The 976 house blend of Cafe Moto beans has a full body feel featuring clean earthy flavors. A bite of acidity is added to the body with subtle mango or papaya tones. This cup would work well over ice.
  • Diana V.
    Diana ViktorownaApril 8, 2015
    Spinach burger patty as a tomato wrap - amazing!! Summer salad with home made balsamic vinegar is very good as a lighter option.
  • Tyler M.
    Tyler MoselleSeptember 27, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Such an amazing little coffee book, if you don't have time to sit and enjoy the floral atmosphere (bees!) there's plenty of grab and go options!
  • Riley
    RileySeptember 23, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    the service was pretty slow but the atmosphere is great. I wouldn't recommend it if you're looking for a quick breakfast but its great if you want to sit and relax and have some coffee and good food!
  • Nikky B.
    Nikky BrighamJuly 16, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    For non-coffee lovers the Thai tea w/ almond milk and cinnamon is the best! And they're vegan cookies at the register are amazing!
  • Justin
    JustinJune 5, 2015
    My favorite breakfast stop in San Diego before I head out home. Try the flavorful coffee selection! The food is vegetarian friendly as well.
  • Willis Allen Real Estate
    Willis Allen Real EstateNovember 2, 2012
    Cute cafe in Pacific Beach with great food and walking distance to the beach. Try the Almond Joy coffe! -Our La Jolla office administrator
  • J. S.
    J. SaddyNovember 18, 2014
    Super healthy lunch, but not the most flavor. Come here for a nice and cozy lunch or breakfast and sit in the sunroom.
  • Mitch B.
    Mitch BeldingMay 24, 2012
    Place has a great vibe to sit have a cup of coffee, and do work, or chill. Awesome outdoor seating.
  • Melody G.
    Melody GMarch 5, 2014
    Fish tacos are great! But don't use the salsa on them. They taste better without it. :)
  • Carlos M.
    Carlos MasonAugust 7, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Great place for coffee and casual meetings but Chronic Smoothies definitely still offers a superior Acai Bowl.
  • Andrew W.
    Andrew WalravenAugust 5, 2011
    I'm a serious food snob. The breakfast here is seriously good. Throw in a great vibe and a walk from the beach. Perfect.
  • Julie B.
    Julie BarbeeJune 21, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Penguin Mocha here is more delicious than the Marble Mocha at Starbucks. Half chocolate mocha & half white mocha.
  • Tawny
    TawnyFebruary 16, 2014
    Parking can be iffy in this area...If you come on the weekends...Come early!
  • Coastal S.
    Coastal SocialJuly 3, 2012
    Sitting out in the sun in the gardens with a cappuccino and an acai bowl is the best way to do work!
  • Kian L.
    Kian LaviOctober 23, 2014
    Great place to get work done, though the only power outlets are inside 😕
  • Tyler M.
    Tyler MoselleOctober 12, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Just the sweetest garden cafe to escape the drunk Garnet scene. Killer coffee and breakfast here!
  • Martha W.
    Martha Wilson SargentMarch 16, 2013
    the breakfast eggplant burrito was amazing. what a great place!
  • Andrew G.
    Andrew GriderSeptember 29, 2013
    Great place, but I ended up seated at a table next to the owner. She is an ignorant, bigoted woman who hates "the gays" and "the Mexicans." She also joked about firing her own staff. Don't go here!
  • Aiyana S.
    Aiyana SphereAugust 3, 2013
    I just hung my art up! Mermacorns,Milk Maids&much more for your viewing pleasure. Xoxo AiyanaSphere
  • Ann Marie M.
    Ann Marie MeingastOctober 26, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    Try the shroom wrap today...beyond fantastic
  • Kristina K.
    Kristina KenyonJuly 21, 2010
    Been here 25+ times
    enjoy an acai bowl (with the works) surrounded by rose bushes :) this place is always busy, but sunny sunday mornings are PACKED!
  • Than M.
    Than MerrillAugust 14, 2010
    Get the acai bowl made with soy milk and the works! It is the absolute best!
  • Taylor A.
    Taylor AdamsApril 6, 2012
    Such great food here! Great for even veggies!
  • Seville K.
    Seville KoNovember 27, 2013
    Open at 7am sharp! All organic and healthy choices !
  • Jesse G.
    Jesse GuzmanFebruary 3, 2010
    Been here 25+ times
    Get the spinach burger on ciabatta. Would not be my typical order but tried it and am hooked!
  • Lee M.
    Lee MillsAugust 22, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Hands down the best coffee / breakfast place in Pacific Beach Read more
  • Andrea A.
    Andrea AndoNovember 17, 2015
    Great spot to meet the cool kids of tech
  • Amy S.
    Amy SMay 11, 2013
    Service is SLOW but Acai bowl is delish.
  • Robert C.
    Robert ChorlianOctober 4, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Almond milk Frosty and the Earthquake
  • Mike R.
    Mike RobertsApril 10, 2011
    free refills for the large coffee... $2
  • Carl D.
    Carl DensingNovember 19, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Great place to chill.
  • Brian V.
    Brian VJanuary 14, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Cant go wrong with the frosty mocha!
  • Nick G.
    Nick GrokeJune 12, 2016
    Cali burritos!
  • Linda M.
    Linda MarieAugust 16, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Good Morning Bagel + Jogurt Bowl! <3
  • Michele F.
    Michele FaheyMay 25, 2010
    Hawaiin chicken, as a spinach tortilla wrap= epic win
  • S C.
    S CApril 21, 2013
    What's the opposite of efficiency? Dine here if you enjoy waiting for 30 minutes for take out.
  • Kelley M.
    Kelley MarbleSeptember 23, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Too much rosemary in their food. Good acai
  • Kelley M.
    Kelley MarbleSeptember 23, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Watch out for the bee's
  • Ryan M.
    Ryan MilaniOctober 26, 2011
    Two words: YERBA MATE
  • Patrick S.
    Patrick SullivanApril 7, 2010
    Good Morning Bagel!! with an acai bowl = spectaculous!
  • Adam H.
    Adam HermsdorferJuly 17, 2010
    Been here 25+ times
    Best Acai bowl in town!
  • David P.
    David PopaMay 11, 2010
    Bring a book, grab a Iced Milky Way, and relax in the garden!
  • Jin H.
    Jin HanApril 4, 2012
    The service here is terrible due to staff that is inattentive and a kitchen that is extremely slow...
  • Chris G.
    Chris GrandeSeptember 4, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Skip the green burrito.
  • Martin K.
    Martin KleinfeldMay 3, 2013
    Tolles cooles Kaffee zum draußen sitzen.
  • Martin K.
    Martin KleinfeldAugust 30, 2014
    Alles was mit Café zu tun hat.
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