Leave the Cooking to Us - Just EAT!

We Deliver Freshly-Made, Healthy, and Tasty Meals to Your Office and Home

Freshly Made
Science Based
No Added Sugar
Portion Controlled
Calorie Controlled
Sodium Controlled
No Added Preservatives
Balanced Macronutrients
Rich in Fiber
Plant Forward
Lean Protein
The cafe is open Monday through Friday from 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM. Text orders can be picked up until 5:30 PM. Our food includes freshly-made salads and bowls with a variety of vegetables, lean protein, and wholegrains. We use local and seasonal produce. The menu changes periodically depending on the produce available.

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Food Safety Alert: Romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, California has been recalled due to possible E.coli contamination. Romaine lettuce from many suppliers in San Diego is from Salinas, California. Due to romaine lettuce shortage, romaine lettuce will not be served until further notice. Spinach will be used as substitute.
Updates for the week of 12/9/2019

Chef Q and I are excited to announce that we now provide dinner pickup service starting this week. For the evenings you don’t feel like cooking, text us and we’ll have your dinner ready before 5:30 PM. You can take home freshly made healthy food for you and your family. Just eat and relax!
How does it work? Dinner pickup is the extension of our lunch pickup service. Text your order, your name and pickup time (11:30 AM – 5:30 PM) before 1:30 PM to 619-733-9516. Please give us at least 30 minutes to prepare your food. You have until 1:30 PM to text same-day orders. Your orders must be picked up by 5:30 PM.

We have some exiting text order promos for the next two weeks:

  • Any 2 bowls (including spring rolls and potstickers) or salads (excluding side salad) with protein for $14.95 when you order by text.
  • Any 3 bowls (including spring rolls and potstickers) or salads (excluding side salad) with protein for $20.95 when you order by text.
To help you eat healthier during the holidays, we’re offering 50% off (up to $5 off) your first text order between 11/25 and 12/20. The discount applies to everybody, even if you have ordered by text before.
You always get 10% off when you text your order before 10:30 AM.

We have also extended our walk-in hours to 4:00 PM. Now the café is open from 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM.

Frequently asked questions:

  1. Do you have different menu for lunch and dinner?At this time, the menu is the same for both lunch and dinner. You can view out latest menu here. As we expand our services, we will develop different entrées for dinner.
  2. When do I need to text you the orders?
    You can text us any time before 1:30 PM for same-day service. You can text your future orders any time.
  3. When do I need to pick up my food?
    You can text us your pickup time. Food can be picked up from 11:30 AM – 5:30 PM. Please give us at least 30 minutes to prepare your food.
  4. Will somebody be there after 5:30 PM?
    Staff will leave at 5:30 PM. The door will be locked. Therefore, you need to pick up your food by 5:30 PM.
  5. Can I just walk in to order instead of texting?
    Yes, you are always welcome to visit the café between 11:30 AM and 4:00 PM. Our staff may be busy preparing text orders. There could be some wait time depending on our workload. Also, some items may be sold out in the afternoon. When you text your order, there is no wait time. All menu items are available for text orders. All promos apply to text orders only.

Wish you a happy and healthy holiday season!

“Let food be thy medicine, thy medicine shall be thy food.” – Hippocrates

Holiday hours: We'll be closed on Thanksgiving Day, The Day after Thanksgiving, and from December 23 - January 1.

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