Caroline’s Seaside Cafe

8610 Kennel Way (formerly Discovery Way)
La Jolla, CA 92037
Cafe Hours
8 AM to 11:30 AM Mon-Fri for Breakfast
11:30 AM to 3 PM Mon-Fri for Brunch
8 AM to 3 PM Sat-Sun

Caroline’s Seaside Café by Giuseppe is located on the UCSD Scripps Institution of Oceanography campus in the Seaside Forum. Serving healthy and creative California style cuisine daily, Caroline’s menu focuses on organic and sustainable sources, hormone-free meats and poultry.

The café features breakfast and lunch with a selection of seasonal specials. Espresso drinks and baked goods are available at the counter all day. Caroline’s is reflective of the UCSD Seaside Forum’s relaxing contemporary look with approximately 40 seats inside and 40 on the outside ocean view patio. The interior décor is based on the environment surrounding the building, with its fresh and crisp seaside colors.


    TO PLACE ORDERS CALL 858-202-0569

    California Burrito ($10.50)
    Carne Asada, French Fries, Pico De Gallo, Guacamole, Sour Cream, Cheddar Jack Cheese
    Soup: Chicken Verde Tortilla Soup

    Roasted Turkey Caprese ($11.00)
    Melting Mozzarella, Fresh Basil, House Aioli, Grilled Tomatoes, on Toasted Ciabatta. Served with Mixed Green Salad.
    Soup: Italian Chicken Soup

    Grilled Italian Sausage ($11.50)
    Italian Sausage on a Brioche Bun, sautéed Onions & Peppers, Melted Provolone, Shredded Lettuce, Honey Mustard Spread. Served with French Fries.
    Soup: Vegetarian Black Bean Chili

    Buffalo Chicken Caesar Wrap ($10.50)
    Grilled Chicken tossed in Spicy Buffalo Sauce, Romaine, Croutons, Parmesan Cheese, Caesar Dressing all wrapped up in a Flour Tortilla. Served with Side Salad or French Fries.
    Soup: Potato & Spinach

    Summer Salad ($12.00)
    Beets, Strawberries, Goat Cheese, Toasted Pepitas, Fennel, Quinoa, on a bed of Arugula & Romaine served with Cherry Vinaigrette, Dressing on the side. Served with a Fresh Roll and Butter
    Soup: Tomato Basil & Gorgonzola

  • What They Say

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    The food is good and the staff friendly. But what makes this a great place is the stunning view.

    Pia M.
    Trip Advisor