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The 3rd Corner

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897 S Coast Highway 101, Suite F-104, Encinitas, CA 92024-4442
+1 760-942-2104
11:30 - 23:00
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Tue - Sat 11:30 - 01:00
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent menu, delicious, different entrees but something for everyone. Moderate prices. You can go into the wine shop in the restaurant and pick out your own wine for dinner. Make a reservation, they stay busy!

Thank friendsofwine
Los Angeles, California
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87 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great dinner at Third Corner. Wonderful Italian food.The wild mushroom pasta was out of this world. After entrées were served, the service disappeared. If it werent for that, I would rate it 5 stars.

Thank trippish
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

By sharing your experiences, you're helping travelers make better choices and plan their dream trips. Thank you! Very Good Dinner; very good linguini and shrimps; good salads; great wine list; very good service.

Thank Edward K
Encinitas, California
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172 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

3rd Corner is one of our go-to restaurants in North County. The food and service are consistently very good. On our recent visit three members of our party had a filet mignon special and one had the NY steak from the menu. Enjoyed by all. Brousing the wine store is always fun - we had an Oregon Pinot at a... More 

Thank TominCA
Encinitas, California
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37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My wife and i love to go there especially they have areas for very large selection of bottle wines, you can purchase to take home or you can have during either lunch or diner. food is very good but I feel not enough of a selection but everything I've tried was very good, they also have diner specials that is... More 

Thank 09RayRay37
San Diego
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82 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Third Corner has a sold local restaurant which includes a wine shop inside . You can choose and purchase your wine at normal retail prices and pay just $5.00 more to have it with dinner. Food and service are both good.

Thank SanDiegoW_traveler
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Great place for fabulous food, lots of great choices on the menu! Awesome wine selection too!staff was helpful and very friendly!

Thank beachlana908
Carlsbad, California
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102 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This was a nice find! My husband and I enjoyed a delicious meal and wonderful service at 3rd Corner last night. We began with the baked bree which is wrapped in puff pastry and served with some arugula. My husband had the seafood risotto which he said was rich and buttery tasting. I had the grilled chicken penne pasta that... More 

Thank pipermama
Oceanside, California, United States
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We went there to meet friends regarding our recent travels, not only was the atmosphere comfortable to have conversation but the food and wine was excellent. We were especially impressed with our waiter who was unbelievably knowledgeable about the grapes and wines of Spain where we just traveled!, his name was Guillermo Mereses. Thanks to him we also purchased some... More 

Thank Anna H
Carlsbad, California
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Terrific wine store with food that pairs nicely and offers a place to relax and enjoy both. I am consistently impressed with the wine selections and price. Also love the opportunity to drink good wine with a meal at a reasonable cost. The food can rise to the occasion but is often inconsistent--choose wisely! Same can be said of the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Wine Bar, American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 897 S Coast Highway 101, Suite F-104, Encinitas, CA 92024-4442
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-942-2104

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