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Johnny's Rutherford Cafe

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2262 Rutherford Rd Ste 102, Carlsbad, CA 92008
+1 760-431-1918
07:30 - 15:30
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Del Mar, California
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

I experienced Johnny's for the first time last week. I order several different lunches for my office and I had the Portabella Mushroom sandwich with provolone Roasted Red Peppers on Sourdough. I loved it soo much I went back the following week and had the "Sun Devil" sandwich made with crack peppered Turkey, roasted red peppers, cream cheese on sourdough.... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Noon, busy, lots of regulars, ordered the Guedo. It was very good, served warmed. A little pricy, $14.00 got me a sandwich, chips and a water. Nice clean place.

Thank Johnnyl k
Carlsbad, California
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2013

I've been eating from Johnny's for five years now and typically order the same thing: small chef salad with ranch. Yum! And I recently tried a tropical smoothie and really enjoyed that as well. The owner is super friendly as well as the staff. Oh, the broccoli cheese soup is really good too!

Thank Shannon C
Escondido, California
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88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2012

The soups and salads are great. Johnny is a character and makes the visit memorable. It can take a little bit to get food. The wait is worth it.

Thank SteveTignor
San Marcos, California
1 review
Reviewed 3 February 2011

The food we ok, just ok. but the price was out of this world. Skip this place and hit subway, its the same quality for 1/3 the price.

Thank skystarlit
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2008

Call ahead because this is a busy deli. Food is awsome and well worth the wait.

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Reviewed 17 February 2008

So many sandwiches. I haven't had one I haven't liked.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2262 Rutherford Rd Ste 102, Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-431-1918

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