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Thyme In the Ranch

16905 Avenida De Acacias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
+1 858-759-0747
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good29%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (32 reviews)
“quiche” (25 reviews)
“pies” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16905 Avenida De Acacias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh and tasty salads, scones, muffins and quiche. The setting is relaxing and quaint. Staff is friendly and helpful. The coffee was excellent.More

Thank jeannej77
Kyle P, Owner at Thyme In the Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jeanne, Thank you for your kind review. We are so pleased to serve our community and grateful for the support we've received over our 20+ years in operation. If you ever have any feedback on how we can better serve or would just like...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We grab a quick breakfast at this quaint café. Excellent muffins. Only complaint is the bacon was awfulMore

Thank Skillz021909
Kyle P, Owner at Thyme In the Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for your kind and honest review. I will take your feedback regarding the bacon to our kitchen, I suspect it was over-crisped. On your next visit, please mention this and we'd be happy to treat you to another serving of bacon...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little coffee shop. Dropped In to get a piece of bacon and cheese quiche. They didn't warm it had to ask them to. But it was good. Oj was good too.More

Thank Jeff T
Kyle P, Owner at Thyme In the Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jeff, Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed breakfast! In addition to breakfast, we offer a really tasty lunch menu with salads, sandwiches and soups -- all made fresh, in house. If you ever have any feedback on how we can better serve...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This is a bit out of the way nestled in Rancho Santa Fe. But well worth the drive into the ranch. Incredible muffins, breads and cakes. I am a big fan of their chili at lunch - reminds me of my mothers. Everything at this...More

Thank Floyd M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

very popular, nice atmosphere with lots of things for sale (accessories, home goods, kitchen ware) Very limited breakfast menu (lots of home baked items, but few egg dishes) I'd rather go for lunch as there are many more offerings

Thank GailSanDiego_CA
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Great things come in small packages. Everything in this place is delicious because it's homemade and made with pride. Come for lunch but know that seating is limited. If it's a nice day, sit on two outdoor patios or take it to go and eat...More

Thank BEC1954
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This was by far the cheapest option for food in the area. We went here for breakfast and really enjoyed the quiche, we also got the fritatta but it wasn't heated though enough, but it was tasty.

Thank sandram972016
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I had saved this place in my Trip Advisor because the previous reviews were good and it was across from the Inn At Rancho Santa Fe. It did not disappoint. It timed out for is that we were checking out and headed home on a...More

Thank Temi R
Reviewed 6 February 2017

WE stopped here with friends after dining at The Inn. I was already full but I managed to eat the most amazing gluten free peanut better cookie I have ever had! Thumbs up...fresh salads and sandwiches as well!

Thank ewj2015
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

I was gifted an Apple pie from Thyme in the Ranch today. I live near Julian and have eaten just about every different apple pie in the area. I am not necessarily a huge fan of apple pie but the pie I had today was...More

Thank Pudelpointer
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1 April 2016|
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Response from mclay2015 | Reviewed this property |
Thyme has a side patio that can be accessed from a path to other offices from the east. You can order for your family and they deliver to the table. The food is really good. Another good place is the whole foods market cafe... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16905 Avenida De Acacias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Rancho Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 858-759-0747
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