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The Broken Yolk Cafe

2434 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6173
+1 760-967-9655
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“hash browns” (9 reviews)
“corn cakes” (2 reviews)
“home fries” (3 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2434 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6173
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

My son TC took my mom and myself for breakfast.It was awful, first they tell us the table was ready for a party of three, it was only prepared for two!! No one around to offer us water or coffee, till Jody the waiters arrive..Did...More

Thank MayraCF
Mariana R, Manager at The Broken Yolk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Mayra, We are deeply disappointed that this was your experience with us on Mother's Day. We pride ourselves on the providing great service and the cleanliness of our establishment is always top priority. So please know that we will look into this further. We...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Great food. Had the California breakfast burrito with rice and beans. Large flavorful portions. Loaded with eggs bacon and avocado. Wife had the jack of hearts omelette she loved the artichokes bacon jack cheese. Muffins are fresh and tasty. Service by Jacob was over the...More

Thank UgaSanDiego_cal_
Mariana R, Manager at The Broken Yolk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

So kind! Thank you!

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Another visit with friends to this location. Interior had an update and the wait time for a table was minimal. Great menu choices for either breakfast or lunch. Service was the most notiable improvement. Server was attentive and food was delivered to our table with...More

Thank Wally R
Mariana R, Manager at The Broken Yolk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you, Wally! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

I love the Border Benedict! It is my go to dish with homefries! Prices are great, service is fast, and you won't go home hungry!

Thank Manar M
Mariana R, Manager at The Broken Yolk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Glad to hear it!! Thank you for the kind review, Manar!

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

In area visiting family and they suggested "The Broken Yolk" for breakfast. It was an excellant choice. They showed us to table, gave us menus, and had our drink order, before we even sat down. Service continued to excel, no delays in getting orders, drinks,...More

Thank Ken C
Mariana R, Manager at The Broken Yolk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you for the kind review, Ken! We hope you can join us again soon!

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Truly among the best breakfast places around. Huge portions and great food, prepared and served well. Explains why they are always busy, but well worth the wait.

Thank Lisa F
Mariana R, Manager at The Broken Yolk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Wow! What a compliment!!! Thank you, Lisa!

Reviewed 7 December 2017

The food was great. The only reason I did 4 instead of 5 stars was that they were very understaffed. Our waiter did a great job, but he was literally running to serve everyone in the place. I had the Poached Border breakfast and my...More

Thank jillmaries2017
Mariana R, Owner at The Broken Yolk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for your review, Jillmaries! We are so happy you enjoyed your meals! We apologize if you were not completely satisfied with the service provided to you. We will certainly do what we can to make improvements!! Thanks again!

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Easy to make lunch in an almost empty restaurant took a long time to be brought to the table. Only brought out after asking another server to check on it. Based on how it tasted, it was probably sitting under a heat lamp the whole...More

Thank upacrk1
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Second time having Breakfast here and excellent both times, great food, great service and plenty of choices.

Thank DG1205
Management response:Responded 7 October 2017

We are so happy to hear your visits with us continue to be excellent! We look forward to many more!

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I stopped for breakfast. On a Saturday morning. It was busy, great service, great food. We both had breakfast burritos and coffee. Excellent!

Thank Tacky T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2434 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-6173
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oceanside
  • Phone Number: +1 760-967-9655
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