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Fantail Cafe

910 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92132-5000
+1 619-544-9600
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good46%
  • Average30%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (23 reviews)
“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
“blt” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Fast Food
910 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92132-5000
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Deli restaurant on the USS Midway. The menu has several options but very expensive for what you get. Also has a Startbucks in the same area.

Thank Wade C
Reviewed 8 April 2018

The Fantail Cafe has very nice staff, unfortunately the food is not good. Ordered burger, ($11.50), tasteless patty on stale bun, pizza dried and overlooked, pastrami sandwich meat over cooked and tough. USS Midway was a great place, but the cafe experience damped on experience....More

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Average food, fast service, typical attraction prices, limited seating outdoors. Not quick to clean tables. Great place to chat with docents one on one.

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We four had a light lunch aboard the USS Midway, at the Fantail Cafe,. Chili dog, BLT, drink. Good fuel for the rest of the day's wanderings.

Thank savagetb
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The Midway is a terrific half day visit and a must see imo. Eating at such a place is hardly ever a good idea.

Thank T S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We stopped here for a cooling break and snack. Many types of beverages sold here and snacks w/sandwiches. GOod for a break in action

Thank cowgirl509
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Most of the time you expect mediocre food at a tourist destination. Really, what are your choices? We were happy to find that the Fantail café offered good food at a reasonable price. We had just a short wait and were able to find seating...More

Thank corkyc988
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This is a great place to stop during the tour and get a snack or lunch. I thought the food was pretty good. And to see S.O.S. (chipped beef on toast) made me laugh. We have always called it that in our family. (can't really...More

Thank Patti W
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We stopped by as we had a light breakfast and needed a mid morning snack. The place has patio seating. The person taking my order seemed impatient for some reason. I could barely read the menu with the sun's glare and they did not have...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Good Starbucks -small restaurant with a limited number of items but a great spot to just sit and enjoy the scenery. Many spots on the Midway are provided for resting - this one serves good coffee on top of that.

Thank Jutta S
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 910 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92132-5000
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-544-9600
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