Encontro North Park

Encontro North Park

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Location and hours

3001 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104
Sunday
09:00 AM - 02:00 PMBrunch
11:00 AM - 09:00 PMLunch
Monday - Thursday
11:00 AM - 09:00 PMLunch
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMLunch
Saturday
09:00 AM - 02:00 PMBrunch
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMLunch

3001 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104 • More info


  • Popular Pairs

    • PORTOBELLO MUSHROOM MELT + Choice of Small Plates

      Basil aioli, sauteéd mushrooms, grilled onion, sweet peppers swiss cheese, rustic ciabatta. Served with choice of Small Plates.
      $14.00
    • FARM SALAD + BUTTER BISCUITS

      Baby gem, tangy dijon dressing, dates, red cherry tomato, pistachios, avocado, capricho goat cheese, cornbread croutons. Served with BUTTER BISCUITS.
      $22.00
    • TRUFFLE MAC & CHEESE + Choice of Small Plates

      Jumbo asparagus, black tru_x001f_e, cheddar cheese fondue. Served with choice of Small Plates.
      $14.00
    • FISH & CHIPS + Choice of Starter

      I.P.A. beer battered, honey jalapeno tartar sauce, house slaw, malt vinegar, grilled lemon, house cut fries. Served with choice of Starter.
      $17.00
    • HAND-MADE SHAKES + Choice of Starter

      Featuring Hammond’s ice cream. Served with choice of Starter.
      $8.00
  • Starter

    • HOUSE MADE HOT FRESH BREAD

      classic recipe given to us by Pat & Oscar
      $5.00
    • FRIES

      hand-cut kennebec potatoes, Encontro seasoning, parsley
      $7.00
    • SWEET POTATO FRIES

      hand-cut sweet potatoes, Encontro seasoning
      $9.00
    • SWEET POTATO TOTS

      hand-cut sweet potatoes, Encontro seasoning
      $9.00
    • TRUFFLE FRIES

      hand-cut kennebec potatoes, tru_x001f_e oil, shaved parmesan
      $10.00
    • TRUFFLE TOTS

      hand-cut kennebec potatoes, tru_x001f_e oil, shaved parmesan
      $10.00
    • BRUSSELS SPROUTS

      crisp fried, applewood bacon, capers, apple cider vinegar
      $8.00
    • PORTOBELLO FRIES

      crisp fried, shaved parmigiano reggiano
      $12.00
    • PULLED PORK SLIDERS

      shredded duroc pork, coleslaw, house made bbq sauce, brioche bun
      $10.00
    • MARY’S FRIED CHICKEN SLIDERS

      all-natural chicken breast, sriracha aioli, coleslaw, brioche bun
      $10.00
  • Small Plates

    • GRILLED ASPARAGUS

      basil aioli, sunny side up egg, parmigiano reggiano
      $14.00
    • JIDORI CHICKEN WINGS

      all _x001c_ats , sweet chili sauce, house made bbq sauce or tu_x001f_e sriracha
      $11.00
    • BUTTER BISCUITS

      corn & wheat _x001c_our, cheddar cheese, chives, buttermilk, honey butte
      $8.00
    • GRILLED LITTLE GEMS

      greek feta dressing, parmigiano reggiano
      $9.00
    • BARON’S MINI CORN DOGS

      cheddar bratwurst, house-made corn batter, whole grain mustard
      $11.00
    • PATATAS BRAVAS

      salt roasted red potatoes, pickled fresno aioli
      $7.00
    • CRISPY GREEN BEANS

      I.P.A. battered, pickled fresno aioli, lemon zest
      $9.00
    • AHI TUNA POKE TACOS

      crispy wonton, sesame seaweed salad, sriracha aioli, pickled ginger
      $12.00
  • Fresh & Greens

    • ENCONTRO CAESAR

      sweet gems, pickled red onion, asiago crisp
      $13.00
    • ARUGULA

      wild baby arugula, grilled white corn, ruby red grapefruit avocado, shaved parmigiano-reggiano, tru_x001f_e honey vinaigrette
      $14.00
    • SPINACH & BACON

      baby spinach, sweet golden tomatoes, avocado, egg zest, applewood smoked bacon, shallot bacon vinaigrette
      $14.00
    • BABY KALE SALAD

      baby kale, farmers market beets, blood orange, capricho goat cheese, candied walnuts, avocado, lemon agave citronette
      $14.00
    • CAPRESSE

      bu_x001d_alo mozzarella, kumato tomato, basil, balsamic glaze
      $13.00
    • ITALIAN CHOPPED

      baby gem and iceberg, cherry tomatoes, radicchio, red onion, garbanzos, pepperoni, pepperoncini, feta dressing, parmigiano
      $14.00
    • FARM SALAD

      baby gem, tangy dijon dressing, dates, red cherry tomato, pistachios, avocado, capricho goat cheese, cornbread croutons
      $15.00
    • WARM BRUSSELS SPROUT SALAD

      butternut squash, snap peas, brussel leaves, dill brown butter, chanel goat cheese, candied walnuts, meyer lemon
      $16.00
  • From the Grill

    • ENCONTRO BURGER

      all-natural brisket & short-rib blend, heirloom tomato, baby gem lettuce, Encontro secret sauce, brioche bun
      $14.00
    • ENCONTRO SLIDERS

      all-natural brisket & short-rib blend, heirloom tomato, baby gem lettuce, Encontro secret sauce, brioche bun
      $10.00
    • LAMB BURGER

      house ground lamb, tzatziki, brandywine tomato, shredded romaine, brioche bun
      $15.00
    • CARDIFF CRACK SANDO

      famous burgundy pepper tri-tip from seaside market, oven dried tomato, chenel goat cheese, pickled red onions chimichurri, arugula, rustic ciabatta
      $16.00
    • MARY’S CHICKEN

      all-natural chicken breast, parmigiano-reggiano, brandywine tomato, arugula, tru_x001f_e honey vinaigrette, basil aioli, rustic ciabatta
      $13.00
    • BUTTERMILK FRIED CHICKEN SANDO

      house-made chipotle bbq sauce, tillamook sharp cheddar applewood smoked bacon, agave mustard, little gems bread and butter pickle, rustic potato bun
      $14.00
    • ALBACORE TUNA MELT

      house con_x001e_t of albacore, aioli, celery, red onion, pickle, jalapeño, applewood smoked bacon, tomato, tillamook cheddar
      $15.00
    • THE PAT T Y MELT

      all-natural brisket & short-rib blend, caramelized sweet onions, melted gruyere cheese, house 1000 island, horseradish slaw, rye
      $15.00
    • WILD BOAR BURGER

      melted blue cheese, green apple, house-made chipotle bbq sauce, romaine, potato bun
      $16.00
    • NORTH PARK B.L.T.A.

      bacon, arugula, brandywine tomato, avocado, mayo, artisian sourdough
      $12.00
    • MAINE LOBSTER ROLL

      toasted brioche bun, sauce remoulade, shredded lettuce
      $18.00
    • PULLED PORK

      shredded duroc pork, coleslaw, house-made bbq sauce, brioche bun
      $15.00
    • HOT DOG

      pork & beef blend, grilled onion, relish, grilled jalapeño, brioche roll
      $9.00
    • PORTOBELLO MUSHROOM MELT

      basil aioli, sauteéd mushrooms, grilled onion, sweet peppers swiss cheese, rustic ciabatta
      $14.00
    • TRUFFLE MAC & CHEESE

      jumbo asparagus, black tru_x001f_e, cheddar cheese fondue
      $14.00
    • FISH & CHIPS

      I.P.A. beer battered, honey jalapeno tartar sauce, house slaw, malt vinegar, grilled lemon, house cut fries
      $17.00
    • DAILY FLATBREAD

      $13.00
    • Cardiff Burger

      ground Cardiff tri tip, Worcestershire aioli, watercress, greek feta dressing, brioche bun
      $17.00
  • Drinks

    • HAND-MADE SHAKES

      featuring Hammond’s ice cream
      $8.00
    • Kombucha

      $7.00
    • Ice Tea

      $3.00
    • Craft Soda

      $4.00
    • Cold Brew on Nitro

      $6.00
    • French Press

      $6.00
  • Seasonal Mains

    • MUSSELS & CHORIZO

      ipa, house chorizo, blue cheese, pickled fresno, basil, crispy potatoes, roma tomato, grilled ciabatta
      $18.00
    • PRIME PORK CHOP

      12 oz chop, sweet fennel puree, wilted rainbow kale, sweet potato dill croquette
      $21.00
    • CHICKEN FRIED TROUT

      yukon gold mashed potatoes, delta sauce, charred broccolini, grilled lemon
      $22.00
    • MARY’S CHICKEN & WAFFLES (spicy)

      1/2 fried chicken, smoked cheddar and black forest ham wa_x001f_e, braised collard greens, melted onions, tabasco butter, vermont maple syrup
      $19.00
    • CARDIFF CRACK

      famous burgundy pepper tri-tip, gratin dauphinois, oven dried tomato, chimichurri and fava beans
      $25.00
    • TRUFFLE MAC & CHEESE

      jumbo asparagus, black tru_x001f_e, cheddar cheese fondue
      $14.00
  • Mains

    • CINNAMON OR CHURRO FRENCH TOAST

      cinnamon brioche, stawberries, blackberries, powdered sugar, blueberry syrup or creme anglaise
      $13.00
    • EGG SANDWICH

      butter brioche, 2 eggs over easy, sweet gem lettuce, heirloom tomato, cheddar, peppered bacon, basil aioli
      $11.00
    • CHEDDAR BRAT WURST HASH

      yukon gold potatoes, brussels sprouts, shallots, cheddar bratwurst, 2 eggs poached, smoked paprika hollandaise
      $13.00
    • CHORIZO HASH

      yukon gold potatoes, cheddar, house-made chorizo, pickled red onions, cilantro, 2 eggs over easy
      $13.00
    • CARDIFF CRACK HASH

      celery root, squash, sweet potato, yukon gold potato, grilled corn , fava beans, cardi_x001f_ crack, 2 poached eggs, pickled fresono aioli, crispy shallots
      $14.00
    • VEGGIE HASH

      celery root, butternut squash, sweet potato, yukon gold potato, grilled corn, fava beans, 2 poached eggs, chimichurri hollandaise
      $12.00
    • SMOKED SALMON BOARD

      grilled meyer lemon, caper berries, pickled red onion, brandy wine tomato, cornichons, arugula, onion, artisan cream cheese, grilled bagel
      $13.00
    • ENCONTRO CALI BREAKFAST BURRITO

      _x001e_our tortilla, sriracha aioli, 3 scrambled eggs, tater-tots, house crack carne asada, avocado, pico, cheddar cheese
      $12.00
    • BLT BENEDIC T

      grilled sourdough, tomato, smoked bacon, arugula, hollandaise, 2 poached eggs
      $12.00
    • ENCONTRO LOCO MOCO

      all natural brisket, chuck blend burger, house chorizo gravy, 2 sunny side up eggs, steamed white rice, crispy shallots
      $14.00
    • CARDIFF CRACK BENEDICT

      cornbread wa_x001d_e, collard greens, melted onions, pickled fresno aioli
      $14.00
    • CHEDDAR TATER TOT WAFFLE

      grilled sweet corn, jalapeño, house chorizo gravy, 2 eggs over easy
      $11.00
    • AVOCADO TOAST

      smashed avocado, aioli, grilled corn, 2 sunny side up eggs, tajín, pickled fresno
      $12.00
    • EGGS BENEDICT FLATBREAD

      gruyere, prosciutto, arugula, tru_x001d_e honey vinaigrette, 2 poached
      $13.00
    • ENCONTRO HANGOVER CURE

      chorizo, scrambled eggs, crispy potatoes, jalapeño, red onion, tomato, black beans, melted cheddar
      $13.00
    • SMOKED SALMON BENEDICT

      smoked salmon, buttermilk biscuit, arugula, red onion, creme fraîche, tru_x001d_e onion vinaigrette, hollandaise
      $14.00
    • CHILAQUILES

      corn tortilla chips, house-made red sauce, 2 eggs over easy, shredded Mary’s chicken, avocado, queso fresco, crema, red onion
      $13.00
    • CARDIFF CRACK AND EGGS

      famous burgundy tri-tip, salt roasted crispy red potato, grilled roma tomato, shallots, 2 eggs over easy, sriracha aioli
      $15.00
    • BELGIAN WAFFLE

      $11.00
    • BISCUITS & CHORIZO GRAVY

      buttermilk cheddar biscuits, roasted corn, house-made chorizo gravy
      $7.00
    • HOT CHICKEN

      buttermilk cheddar biscuits, , house-made chorizo gravy, fried eggs
      $13.00
    • MARY’S 1/2 FRIED CHICKEN AND WAFFLES

      smoked cheddar and black forest ham wa_x001d_e, collard greens, melted onion, tabasco butter, vermont maple syrup
      $17.00
  • Sides & Small Plates

    • SEASONAL FRUIT

      $6.00
    • GRILLED SOURDOUGH & HONEY BUTTER

      $6.00
    • APPLEWOOD SMOKED BACON

      $6.00
    • GRILLED BAGEL & CREAM CHEESE

      $6.00
    • SALT ROASTED POTATOES

      shallot sofrito, _x001c_ne herbs
      $6.00
    • GRILLED JUMBO ASPARAGUS & EGG

      herb aioli, sunny side up egg, parmigiano reggiano
      $14.00
  • Drinks-

    • FRENCH PRESS DARK ROAST

      $6.00
    • COLD BREW COFFEE ON NITRO

      $6.00
    • ICED TEA

      $3.00
    • CRAFT BOTTLED SODA

      $4.00
    • ORANGE JUICE

      $4.00
    • GRAPEFRUIT JUICE

      $4.00
    • P.O.G

      $4.00
    • SMOKED SRIRACHA

      $10.00
    • BACON BLOODY MARY

      $7.00
  • Popular Pairs

    • CARDIFF CRACK SANDO + Choice of Starter

      Famous burgundy pepper tri-tip from seaside market, oven dried tomato, chenel goat cheese, pickled red onions chimichurri, arugula, rustic ciabatta. Served with choice of Starter.
      $16.00
    • BUTTERMILK FRIED CHICKEN SANDO + Choice of Starter

      House-made chipotle bbq sauce, tillamook sharp cheddar applewood smoked bacon, agave mustard, little gems bread and butter pickle, rustic potato bun. Served with choice of Starter.
      $14.00
    • THE PAT T Y MELT + HOUSE MADE HOT FRESH BREAD

      All-natural brisket & short-rib blend, caramelized sweet onions, melted gruyere cheese, house 1000 island, horseradish slaw, rye. Served with HOUSE MADE HOT FRESH BREAD.
      $20.00
  • Starter

    • HOUSE MADE HOT FRESH BREAD

      classic recipe given to us by Pat & Oscar
      $5.00
    • FRIES

      hand-cut kennebec potatoes, Encontro seasoning, parsley
      $7.00
    • SWEET POTATO FRIES

      hand-cut sweet potatoes, Encontro seasoning
      $9.00
    • SWEET POTATO TOTS

      hand-cut sweet potatoes, Encontro seasoning
      $9.00
    • TRUFFLE FRIES

      hand-cut kennebec potatoes, tru_x001f_e oil, shaved parmesan
      $10.00
    • TRUFFLE TOTS

      hand-cut kennebec potatoes, tru_x001f_e oil, shaved parmesan
      $10.00
    • BRUSSELS SPROUTS

      crisp fried, applewood bacon, capers, apple cider vinegar
      $8.00
    • PORTOBELLO FRIES

      crisp fried, shaved parmigiano reggiano
      $12.00
    • PULLED PORK SLIDERS

      shredded duroc pork, coleslaw, house made bbq sauce, brioche bun
      $10.00
    • MARY’S FRIED CHICKEN SLIDERS

      all-natural chicken breast, sriracha aioli, coleslaw, brioche bun
      $10.00
  • Small Plates

    • GRILLED ASPARAGUS

      basil aioli, sunny side up egg, parmigiano reggiano
      $14.00
    • JIDORI CHICKEN WINGS

      all _x001c_ats , sweet chili sauce, house made bbq sauce or tu_x001f_e sriracha
      $11.00
    • BUTTER BISCUITS

      corn & wheat _x001c_our, cheddar cheese, chives, buttermilk, honey butte
      $8.00
    • GRILLED LITTLE GEMS

      greek feta dressing, parmigiano reggiano
      $9.00
    • BARON’S MINI CORN DOGS

      cheddar bratwurst, house-made corn batter, whole grain mustard
      $11.00
    • PATATAS BRAVAS

      salt roasted red potatoes, pickled fresno aioli
      $7.00
    • CRISPY GREEN BEANS

      I.P.A. battered, pickled fresno aioli, lemon zest
      $9.00
    • AHI TUNA POKE TACOS

      crispy wonton, sesame seaweed salad, sriracha aioli, pickled ginger
      $12.00
  • From the Grill

    • ENCONTRO BURGER

      all-natural brisket & short-rib blend, heirloom tomato, baby gem lettuce, Encontro secret sauce, brioche bun
      $14.00
    • ENCONTRO SLIDERS

      all-natural brisket & short-rib blend, heirloom tomato, baby gem lettuce, Encontro secret sauce, brioche bun
      $10.00
    • LAMB BURGER

      house ground lamb, tzatziki, brandywine tomato, shredded romaine, brioche bun
      $15.00
    • CARDIFF CRACK SANDO

      famous burgundy pepper tri-tip from seaside market, oven dried tomato, chenel goat cheese, pickled red onions chimichurri, arugula, rustic ciabatta
      $16.00
    • MARY’S CHICKEN

      all-natural chicken breast, parmigiano-reggiano, brandywine tomato, arugula, tru_x001f_e honey vinaigrette, basil aioli, rustic ciabatta
      $13.00
    • BUTTERMILK FRIED CHICKEN SANDO

      house-made chipotle bbq sauce, tillamook sharp cheddar applewood smoked bacon, agave mustard, little gems bread and butter pickle, rustic potato bun
      $14.00
    • ALBACORE TUNA MELT

      house con_x001e_t of albacore, aioli, celery, red onion, pickle, jalapeño, applewood smoked bacon, tomato, tillamook cheddar
      $15.00
    • THE PAT T Y MELT

      all-natural brisket & short-rib blend, caramelized sweet onions, melted gruyere cheese, house 1000 island, horseradish slaw, rye
      $15.00
    • WILD BOAR BURGER

      melted blue cheese, green apple, house-made chipotle bbq sauce, romaine, potato bun
      $16.00
    • NORTH PARK B.L.T.A.

      bacon, arugula, brandywine tomato, avocado, mayo, artisian sourdough
      $12.00
    • MAINE LOBSTER ROLL

      toasted brioche bun, sauce remoulade, shredded lettuce
      $18.00
    • PULLED PORK

      shredded duroc pork, coleslaw, house-made bbq sauce, brioche bun
      $15.00
    • HOT DOG

      pork & beef blend, grilled onion, relish, grilled jalapeño, brioche roll
      $9.00
    • PORTOBELLO MUSHROOM MELT

      basil aioli, sauteéd mushrooms, grilled onion, sweet peppers swiss cheese, rustic ciabatta
      $14.00
    • TRUFFLE MAC & CHEESE

      jumbo asparagus, black tru_x001f_e, cheddar cheese fondue
      $14.00
    • FISH & CHIPS

      I.P.A. beer battered, honey jalapeno tartar sauce, house slaw, malt vinegar, grilled lemon, house cut fries
      $17.00
    • DAILY FLATBREAD

      $13.00
    • Cardiff Burger

      ground Cardiff tri tip, Worcestershire aioli, watercress, greek feta dressing, brioche bun
      $17.00
  • Drinks

    • HAND-MADE SHAKES

      featuring Hammond’s ice cream
      $8.00
    • Kombucha

      $7.00
    • Ice Tea

      $3.00
    • Craft Soda

      $4.00
    • Cold Brew on Nitro

      $6.00
    • French Press

      $6.00
  • Fresh & Greens

    • ENCONTRO CAESAR

      sweet gems, pickled red onion, asiago crisp
      $13.00
    • ARUGULA

      wild baby arugula, grilled white corn, ruby red grapefruit avocado, shaved parmigiano-reggiano, tru_x001f_e honey vinaigrette
      $14.00
    • SPINACH & BACON

      baby spinach, sweet golden tomatoes, avocado, egg zest, applewood smoked bacon, shallot bacon vinaigrette
      $14.00
    • BABY KALE SALAD

      baby kale, farmers market beets, blood orange, capricho goat cheese, candied walnuts, avocado, lemon agave citronette
      $14.00
    • CAPRESSE

      bu_x001d_alo mozzarella, kumato tomato, basil, balsamic glaze
      $13.00
    • ITALIAN CHOPPED

      baby gem and iceberg, cherry tomatoes, radicchio, red onion, garbanzos, pepperoni, pepperoncini, feta dressing, parmigiano
      $14.00
    • FARM SALAD

      baby gem, tangy dijon dressing, dates, red cherry tomato, pistachios, avocado, capricho goat cheese, cornbread croutons
      $15.00
    • WARM BRUSSELS SPROUT SALAD

      butternut squash, snap peas, brussel leaves, dill brown butter, chanel goat cheese, candied walnuts, meyer lemon
      $16.00