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Cafe Gratitude

1980 Kettner Blvd. (W. Grape St.) Send to Phone
Organic, 100 percent plant-based cuisine in Little Italy.


Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily

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Cafe Gratitude, San Diego, CA

Operations may be disrupted due to COVID-19. Be sure to contact the restaurant to find out its current status and offerings.

Cafe Gratitude Restaurant Review

: Cafe Gratitude is as much a philosophy as it is an eatery that celebrates aliveness and supports local farmers, sustainable agriculture and eco-friendly products. Menu items read as "I AM...Dynamic" (yam cauliflower samosa with coconut mint chutney and spicy tomato jam), "I AM PURE" (Asian kale and sea vegetables), "I AM FABULOUS" (raw lasagna with squash blossoms and cashew queso fresco) and so on. At this temple of wellness diners can opt for fresh cold-pressed juices, elixirs loaded with super-foods like goji berries, blue green algae or turmeric, or house-made spritzers such as a kombucha Arnold Palmer or tasty basil lemonade. The creative fare is tasty and enjoyable, whether you’re vegan or omnivore. Choose from macrobiotic bowls and summer grain salads, asparagus risotto and tacos stuffed with summer corn, avocado, raw cacao mole, beans and tempeh. Standouts include "Yo Soy Feliz" --- a coconut ceviche tostada with black bean purée, and the Caesar salad wrap with blackened jerk tempeh and cashew Caesar dressing. For breakfast, we like the chia pudding. For dessert, order Key lime pie.

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