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

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

    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

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

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

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

  • What They Say

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    Gorgeous panoramic beachfront view... With great food, generous portions and fair prices you can't get a better sunny day introduction to this beautiful part of San Diego. That's what you'll find at Caroline's... A hidden gem... Have a little slice of Southern California lifestyle with your breakfast. Then walk down the stairs to one of the prettiest beaches in the world. When out of towners visit, THIS is the first place we take them!

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