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New owners bring fresh ideas to ‘Old Cal’

New owners bring fresh ideas to ‘Old Cal’

Lauren Ciallella

March 22, 2007


Filed under NORTH COAST BEAT, Real Beans, San Marcos

Although the Old California Coffeehouse is the oldest (and only) independent coffeehouse in San Marcos, its new owners have freshened the pot by serving up free Internet, an expanding menu and a place where many customers are known on a first name basis. Owners Kimry Wells and Kenny Morris too...

Eclectic E Street Café brewing success

Eclectic E Street Café brewing success

Lauren Ciallella

February 18, 2007


Filed under Encinitas, NORTH COAST BEAT, Real Beans

(E Street Cafe closed in 2014) Who knew that a vague idea about revamping office space could materialize into a virtual neighborhood sanctuary? Gutted and stripped of its sterile office roots, E Street Café (128 W. E St. in Encinitas) has hidden its Hyde-like appearance and transformed into a g...

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