About Ki's Restaurant
Ki's is a perfect fit for its local beach community culture. We provide food options that serve the needs of people who actively enjoy the outdoors and have a high degree of awareness for their health, fitness and well being. And Ki's is more than just a 'health food' option for many. It is simply great food for anyone-professionals on-the-go, families looking for a home-cooked meal or friends hanging out enjoying some tasty eats.
We invite you to be part of our community.
Cardiff-By-The-Sea, CA 92007
Californian, Organic, Seafood
Hours of Operation:
Friday- Saturday:8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sunday-Thursday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Our caterer can customize a catering specifically to your needs, whether it is casual or formal, on site or off site. Please visit our website for more ideas and contact information.
Parking is limited space. Ki's HIGHLY recommends car pooling. Public off site parking across the street at the beach.
Bus stop in front of restaurant.
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Ki's Restaurant Ratings and Reviews
A long climb up a narrow stairway is required to reach the dining room. No elevator. Handicapped or wheelchairs? Forget it. Very courteous and attentive service. Small menu but excellent food including a surprising selection of sushi (Wednesday thru Saturday only). This was especially welcome as there are few good sushi options in Cardiff/Encinitas/Leucadia. Nice beach and ocean views from dining room. Unfortunately the noise level is very high in this restaurant even when it's half empty and if there are kids nearby, it is intolerable. TVs in the bar are annoying too. Dinner for two including one cocktail and one beer was $90.
I chose Ki's on open table after reviewing the dinner menu. I had selected filters for Scenic, Healthy, and North County. There were 6 of us-each with different dietary wants- and I was able to find something on the menu that everyone would love. Ki's has a great Sushi menu, Vegan and Gluten Free options, as well as Traditional Dinner Menu items. We visited Ki's at sunset and a few of us ordered off the special priced sunset menu. Everyone was happy with their selections. Service was well timed and very friendly!
Overall -Delicious, Healthy, Great Service, Beautiful view! We will definitely be back!
For the first time, we had very slow service .... however, Ki's rose to the occasion! The manager came to our table to apologize, and our round of drinks was comp'd. We've always had excellent service at Ki's. We totally understand that sometimes "things" happen. Ki's handled the situation very well. We will definitely be back!
Kristin was amazing! Not only did she give us great menu guidance when we mentioned we were headed to Maui next weekend she went out of her way to provide us with some of her favorite things to see and do on our trip.
We found Ki's through Open Table looking for a spot with a sunset view and we were not disappointed. I think your view is better than the Chart House across the street.
Almost the entire menu can be made gluten free (with most dishes already Gluten free as prepared). Could not have asked for a better date night
Took my mom here as she's from Texas. I got the black cod with veggies instead of the udon noodles and my husband and mom were both jealous of my plate. It was delicious!! The only complaint I have is the bathroom smell... not sure if that's fixable, but I would give 5 stars if it was fixed!
I hadn't been to Ki's for many years as I wasn't on the eat healthy train for a long time. Since my son recently became a Vegan, I thought of Ki's as the perfect place for us to go. They have gotten so much better, the menu was wonderful and the salmon in parchment paper was delicious. My son had a good curry dish that he liked very much.
Went there to listen to music and eat dinner.
Food was excellent, but the room was very loud, people talking over the music, trio set up in a corner of the lounge, and they were hard to hear over the noise of conversations. Would not recommend going there for the purpose of listening to the music.
I have been here before and enjoyed th food and atmosphere. Service is always good but on this last occasion the noise level was exceptionally high from several kids running around. Don't understand why parents allow their children to act as if they're at a play ground when dining out. What happened to learning manners?
I love Ki's I really do not like "Open Table." I find it extremely annoying by emailing me EVERYDAY!!! Please stop the emails. I will never use "Open Table" again. If I have to use Open Table for a reservation at a Ki's again, I will not go there!
First time having dinner here and it is an excellent choice. The service was quick, friendly and attentive. The Salmon in Papiotte was absolutely delicious and my guest Butternut Squash tacos were very tasty. Great view, good wine list and exceptional experience.
I ordered from the sun set menu, which gave you a choice of an appetizer, entrée, and dessert. I chose A salad, which was crispy and fresh, lamb chops and carrot cake. It was a super meal which I enjoyed. My husband enjoyed the taco bar Which is why he likes to come on Monday evenings.
This is a great get together place for families and friends. We have trouble finding a places to eat with a large family that everybody can enjoy the food that has regular food, vegan and vegetarian food. The service is great and Comes with a view of the water. I highly recommend this place.
We were running 15 minutes late so I called before our reservation time to let them know, the guy that answered the phone said he would let the hostess know. He didn't so they gave our table away. The service was a bit on the slow side but we did have a very nice server. The $20 champagne was more like a $2 bottle with a screw off top. The food looked great on the menu, but was not well executed. The brussel sprouts were so salty we sent them back.
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