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Dining at Scripps

Spots to find meals, snacks, coffee, and other food:

Caroline's Seaside Cafe

Located on the second floor of the Scripps Seaside Forum, Caroline’s Seaside Café by Giuseppe offers California-style breakfast and lunch with a selection of seasonal specials. Menus at

Show your UC San Diego ID card for a 20% discount on weekdays.

Hours: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. daily

Pinpoint Cafe

Location: Deck adjacent to the Eckart Building with an amazing view of the ocean beneath the majestic torrey pines.
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Pinpoint Cafe was the vision of two sisters that found their dream job working in the coffee industry. For many years the sisters worked their way up while saving what they could in order to open their very own shop. They visualized a place where people could find the best coffee and food options in between their routes with quality and convenience. 

Amazing staff serving up amazing product at an amazing location!

Splash! Cafe

Located outside the entrance of Birch Aquarium at Scripps, Splash! Cafe offers an array of gourmet delights next to the life-sized gray whale fountain. Relax outdoors during your visit and choose from a variety of hot and cold beverages, sandwiches, snacks, and more.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekends and holidays.