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Peppertree Frosty

270 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084-6003
+1 760-726-0732
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (20 reviews)
“sundae” (10 reviews)
“banana split” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Fast food
270 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084-6003
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been going to Pepper Tree since the 1970’s. Family loves it for quick meal. Hamburgers and a Banana Split after words. Great Spot

Thank Lee T
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The service was super! Friendly staff even with a long line. Our milkshakes exceeded our expectations! Yummy! Ordered food which we waited for double the time for the ice cream. Believe our order was misplaced because the were only a few people in line for...More

Thank Passion4Travel4Life
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Been going here for over 50 years- Its a right of passage in vista-nothing better on a hot day than peppertree!!

Thank debahrke
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Order the burgers, fries and shake/malted. You can order other sandwich items, fish tacos etc but this is a classic old-school burger stop. You would not come here for a slice of quiche and a green machine smoothie. Use the KISS method when ordering

Thank astm1557
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Peppertree frosty has been a family favorite for over 35 years. NOTHING is better on a warm summer night than anything on the menu at Peppertree. Even when it's chilly out, there's always room for a chocolate malt! (You can eat it in the car...More

Thank one4julio
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Its not fancy but worth the wait! Its what we remember when we were kids and make us feel like kids again.

Thank takemehome2sandiego
Reviewed 27 February 2017

lots of great cars to see, donut store next store to it. a Sonic close, spend money on the locals non-franchised. been there a long time.

Thank mike m
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The line and the consistency of patrons will tell you this place is doing something great. The smoothies...oh la la!

Thank Bornok_30
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My sister and I visited here when I was in town during the summer. A cousin and I specifically looked for it when I was house sitting for my sister. He works in Burbank and loved the old building and we both enjoyed our sundaes...More

Thank Paulette P
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Oreo MIlkshake 10 out of 10. Been there since the beginning of time and now legendary. A gathering place at weekends for all kinds of people. Vista wouldn't be the same without this establishment.

Thank neilmc237
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 S Santa Fe Ave, Vista, CA 92084-6003
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 760-726-0732
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