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“Amazing Pastry Selection”

Pannikin Encinitas Cafe
Ranked #1 of 23 Coffee & Tea in Encinitas
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Breakfast
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Dining options: Breakfast
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is a very pretty, historic, and lovely place to stop for a morning break. The pastry case will tempt you beyond reason; everything is obviously homemade, and portions are huge, whether it be the cakes, muffins, or pies. The coffee is roasted on site. It's a great place for people watching, too!

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Thank JinxHE
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

I've been coming here since 1978. The coffee is always great. They've expanded to a wide variaty of coffee drinks from regular coffee, cappucinno, espresso, to Vietnamese Coffee, Keith Richards or Jimi Hendrix. Good tea selection. You can get nearly all the drinks hot or cold. Really good baked goods - muffins, cinnamon roll, and pies are baked in house. I usually have the Lox Bagel, but all the food I've had has been really good. It gets really busy and takes a while to get served on the weekends. Try to get there before 9:00 or after 1:00 to avoid the crowds. They also sell bulk coffee and tea, and have a nice selection of interesting mugs, cups and nic-nacs.

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Thank George W
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

Good coffee. Good bakery. Fresh food. Friendly service. Did not have any problem. Enjoyed our time there. Funky little place.

Thank seetheworld010
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Do not go there for meals!!!!
They made mistakes in two sandwiches and when they brought it back, they had used the same sandwiches instead of making fresh.... gross......person touching the money serves food without gloves.....
Go there for coffee and baked goods.

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

A quaint and inviting cafe slightly out of Encinitas. Good coffee, great ambience, popular with locals. There is parking in the back. No Wifi but these days everyone tethers anyway.

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Thank kaioatey
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