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Cafe Chloe

721 9th Ave, Downtown's East Village, San Diego, CA 92101-6481
+1 619-232-3242
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (65 reviews)
“croque madame” (24 reviews)
“poached eggs” (26 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
721 9th Ave, Downtown's East Village, San Diego, CA 92101-6481
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

From outside it looked like an European bistrot. We arrived at brunch time on Sundays, and the only sweet thing was oatmeal pancakes dish. Amazing choice, pity that was the only sweet choice (European could like to have a sweet brunch). That's my only complain....More

Thank MrSignorAl
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

A cute little bistro on the corner that is very inviting. Inside and out are small cafe tables perfect for the happy hour we were seeking. Nice selection of wine. We ordered the fromage plate which was delicious as was their homemade mac and cheese....More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We meet up with a group of friends just about every July and dine at Cafe Chloe. The food is consistently splendid, the atmosphere casual yet elegant. The staff is always accommodating and friendly with our large group. My husband says their Creme Brulee is...More

Thank Suzanne L
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Service was good. The setting was very nice, like a French Bistro. We were never rushed, and the timing of our dishes was very good. Our waiter was friendly and generally helpful, and his wine suggestions were spot on. Those who had the halibut (lemon...More

1  Thank worldtravlr c
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Their breakfast is delicious, with most popular French dishes with an American touch, their drinks are not to sweet and I like them, nice place to have a quick bite

Thank Rosita C
Reviewed 26 June 2017

After a Sunday afternoon event in downtown San Diego, I strolled over to the East Village for a light meal. A friend had recommended this small but pleasantly appointed French Restaurant on the corner of Ninth and G Street. I arrived before dinner was served...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Daughter treated us to Sunday Brunch. The restaurant is small, homey, cozy and quaint. The service was excellent. You won't go wrong with whatever you order.

Thank kdpbball
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived late into san diego and got to the cafe at 945pm. The place has a very relaxed cool feel and they happily seated and took our orders. The meals were great and the steak done just right. The wine they suggested was perfect...More

Thank kitemad
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Two breakfasts in a row here. Real French cuisine as good as any in the best inns in Bourgogne. Poached eggs came perfectly cooked- with mushrooms on rustic toast drizzled with olive oil and a hint of truffle and a nice side of salad. The...More

Thank Mrhullaballo
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The neighborhood is quiet, not overrun by tourists, and there is exceptional food to be found. My husband joined me in SD for a conference, and while I spent my time at the convention center, he wandered off the beaten path and found this gem....More

Thank philosopferqueen2015
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4 April 2016|
Response from Sarah P |
It can be depending on how crowded it is and if there are larger parties. I gets quieter later in the day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 9th Ave, Downtown's East Village, San Diego, CA 92101-6481
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-232-3242
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Adorable Jewel box of a Cafe, serving Brunch, Happy Hour, and Dinner daily. A bit of Paris for the Locals!
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