Caroline’s Seaside Cafe

8610 Kennel Way (formerly Discovery Way)
La Jolla, CA 92037
858.202.0569
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.


  • JULY SPECIALS:

    TO PLACE ORDERS CALL 858-202-0569

    MONDAY
    Carne Asada Street Tacos ($10.50): 3 tacos topped with onions, cilantro and tomatillo salsa Served with Mexican Rice & Beans
    Soup: Chicken Tortilla

    TUESDAY
    Club Sandwich ($11.50): Grilled Chicken Breast, Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato, Onions, Avocado and Chipotle Ranch Sauce served with choice of side
    Soup: Veggie Mushroom Soup

    WEDNESDAY
    Fried Egg Burger ($12.00): Ground Chuck Patty, Fried Egg, Cheddar Cheese, Lettuce, Tomato, Grilled Onions, House Aioli
    Soup: Summer Corn-Vegetable

    THURSDAY
    Hawaiian Salmon Wrap ($12.50): Salmon, Romaine, Pineapple, Papaya, Red and Yellow Pepper, Green Onion, Cilantro, and Citrus Dressing
    Soup: Chicken Noodle

    FRIDAY
    Watermelon Arugula Salad ($11.00): Arugula, Watermelon, Feta, Onion, Toasted Pepitas, Mint ,Lemon Dressing
    Soup: Tomato Basil

  • What They Say

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    The service is great, it's an enjoyable environment and the food is absolutely amazing... during breakfast you get a very beautiful view of the beach.... Definitely worth coming if you're in the La Jolla area.

    Issac L.
    Yelp