San Diego's Best Brunch

Best Bloody Marys, Eggs Benedict, healthy eats, and more



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San Diego’s got a funny relationship with brunch. In fact, some of our favorite spots don’t technically do brunch. They specialize in breakfast served all day, or lunch served early, or are nice places to go that put out OJ for your Champagne. One thing they all have in common: splurge. Either on price, calories, or alcohol. These are not critical meals. Or nutritious ones (except for our list of 10 healthy brunches on page 103). These are just-for-fun, cure-the-hangover, blow-the-day, break-your-plans, meet-your-friends, take-the-kids, not-every-Sunday kind of meals. So splurge. And may your mimosas always be bottomless!

Make-it-your-way eggs Benedict with citrus Hollandaise and breakfast potatoes at Tower23/JRDN
 
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Eggs Benedict at Tower 23/JRDNTower23/JRDN

10 Brunches with a View

Hollandaise and hash browns with the ocean in sight

Pacific Coast Grill
Cardiff-by-the-Sea

George’s at the Cove
La Jolla

Caroline’s Cafe
La Jolla

World Famous
Pacific Beach

Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern
Point Loma

Cusp
La Jolla

Poseidon
Del Mar

Bertrand at Mister A’s
Bankers Hill

Beach Break at the Harbor
Oceanside

Tower23/JRDN
Pacific Beach

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Our Ultimate Brunch List

An unscientific selection of the best of the best

  • Snooze,
    an A.M. Eatery

    Hillcrest, Carmel Valley
    Perfect eggs, mimosas, Bloodys, and a line around the block. It’s our city’s new brunch classic. 

  • Barrio Star
    Bankers Hill
    Avocado and salsa fresca on almost everything, except the “Gringo Breakfast,” and spicy Mexican cocktails.

  • The Westgate Hotel
    Downtown
    Champagne, seafood, and omelettes have never felt so elegant.

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  • World Famous
    Pacific Beach
    Huevos rancheros always taste better with a side of people-watching, and there’s no better people-watching than the PB boardwalk.

  • Brigantine
    Del Mar
    Enjoy Puerto Nuevo-style lobster omelettes while overlooking the racetrack.

  • House of Blues
    Downtown
    Forget eggs. Here you get fried chicken, mac ’n’ cheese, and Jesus on Sunday mornings during gospel brunch. Preach!

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  • Bali Hai
    Shelter Island
    We love the classic carving and seafood stations, but not as much as the bayfront view. Wowie!

  • Jimmy’s Famous
    American Tavern

    Point Loma
    A breezy patio on one of Point Loma’s tidier marinas is quite perfect for a boozy, seafood-y brunch.

  • Hornblower Cruises & Events
    Downtown
    Floating brunch on the bay with bottomless everything deserves a spot on your bucket list.

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Urban Solace
North Park
Cinnamon rolls big enough for a slab (not a drizzle) of icing, and live bluegrass tunes.

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Little girl eating breakfast

Family Brunch

Kids may not eat free, but at least they are welcome to eat

  • Waypoint Public
    Hillcrest, Carmel Valley
    Play area and $5 kids’ menu for the little ones, craft beer and short rib hash for the big ones.

  • Beaumont’s
    Bird rock
    Perfect for pre-beach day brunch with the family.

  • Brockton Villa
    La Jolla
    Make a reservation for family-style brunch passed around the table on platters.

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  • Broken Yolk
    multiple locations
    Booster seats, chocolate chip pancakes, and plenty of noise to drown out any meltdowns.

  • Café 21
    University Heights
    Get a whole day’s recommended serving of fruit with big, fresh sharable platters.

  • Hotel Del Coronado
    Coronado
    Find a reason to celebrate—kids under five eat free.

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  • Snooze,
    an A.M. Eatery

    Hillcrest, Carmel Valley
    Early-rising ankle-biters? Perfect, you’ll avoid the line that forms after 9 a.m.

  • Flagship Cruises
    Downtown
    Kids welcomed aboard at a discounted rate on this floating feast.

  • Claire’s on Cedros
    Solana Beach
    Breakfast served all day, legendary pancakes, plentiful boosters.

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The Patio on Lamont Street
Pacific Beach
Bring the furry children along to this dog-friendly patio anytime.

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Best Buffets

One of the best things about Vegas—without the Sin City hangover

Brunch at The Westgate HotelBrunch at The Westgate Hotel

The Westgate Hotel
Downtown
An elegant brunch with live music, fresh seafood, a crêpe station, and bottomless Champagne and other beverages. It’s like a mini trip to Paris. Sundays only.

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  • The Grant Grill
    Gaslamp
    Tackle the build-your-own-waffle buffet with more than 20 toppings from maple syrup and whipped cream to secret-recipe fried chicken and herb gravy.

    Tom Ham’s
    Lighthouse

    Point Loma
    Make at least one trip to the raw bar.

    Karl Strauss
    Brewing Company

    Sorrento Valley
    Give the beer mimosa a shot.

  • House of Blues
    Downtown
    Doesn’t get anymore spiritual than Sunday Gospel brunch with a Southern-fried buffet.

    Humphreys
    Restaurant

    Point Loma
    What’s a buffet without a mouthwatering meat- carving station?

    Hotel del Coronado
    Coronado
    The grande dame of brunches includes bottomless mimosas, a Bloody Mary bar, waffle station, omelette station, and fresh seafood.

  • Park Hyatt
    Aviara Resort

    Carlsbad
    Gorge on the traditional Bloody Mary bar, seafood station, and omelette bar with golf course views.

    Catamaran
    Hotel

    Mission Bay
    A lively, party-like buffet on the bay. The perfect way to wow out-of-towners.

    Hornblower
    Downtown
    Not just a Champagne brunch— Champagne brunch on a boat.

 

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10 Bottomless Mimosas

Because we are glass-half-full kind of people

Mimosa

Herringbone
La Jolla
Come for the Monte Cristo or biscuits and gravy, stay for the $12 bottomless mimosa.

Bare Back Grill
Pacific Beach
At 10 a.m. on weekends, mimosas start at 50 cents, then increase 50 cents every half hour until 1 p.m.

Roppongi
La Jolla
New Sunday brunch! For $12, the unlimited mimosas are made with fresh-squeezed OJ.

Harbor Town Pub
Point Loma
A “Bottomless Weekend” ($20) includes one breakfast plate plus endless mimosas or Marys.

Searsucker
Downtown, Carmel Valley
A bottomless mimosa “liquid breakfast” is $15, and both locations offer Suja cold-pressed juices.

Lips
North Park
A drag show brunch where $17.95 buys you an entree plus bottomless mimosas, Bloodys, or, for a little extra, frozen cosmos.

Westgate Hotel
Downtown
At $45 per person, it better be bottomless! Also bottomless: margs, Marys, and champers.

St. Tropez
Downtown, Encinitas, UTC
Pair your mimosa with a French pastry or savory quiche.

The Pearl
Point Loma
Just $20 for an entree and a bottomless mimosa, both served poolside.

R Gang Eatery
HIllcrest
$10 bottomless mimosas pair perfectly with house-made cheddar-chive tater tots.

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Eggs Benedict

Yoke It up with a little hollandaise in paradise

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  • Cody’s La Jolla
    La Jolla
    Famous for the crab cake Benedict, served at a cute yellow Craftsman overlooking the cove.

  • Snooze, an A.M Eatery
    Hillcrest, Carmel Valley
    Cross borders with the chilaquiles Benedict, or try any two of their six options as a Half & Half plate.

  • The Cottage
    La Jolla
    Lighten up with their polenta Benny, which includes tomato relish, kale pesto, and goat cheese sauce.

  • The Patio on Lamont Street
    Pacific Beach
    We’d eat pork belly on anything, but it’s especially tasty on eggs Benedict here.

  • Parkhouse Eatery
    University Heights
    We’re drooling over the California chili Hollandaise on the Southwest crab Benedict.

  • R Gang Eatery
    Hillcrest
    Try the downhome meat loaf Benedict served on a pretzel roll.

  • Hash House A Go Go
    Hillcrest
    Can’t go wrong with any of the five Benedicts, all served on mashed potatoes.

  • The Red Door
    Mission Hills
    Surf and turf with house-cured salmon or braised short rib Benedicts.

  • Fig Tree Café
    Point Loma, Pacific Beach, Hillcrest
    Tired of English muffins? Try their Bennys on house-made focaccia.

  • Bleu Boheme
    Kensington
    Get fancy with the lobster and mascarpone Benedict.

 

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Best Bloody Marys

Add a little (or a lot) of spice to your morning

Johnny Rivera’s 
Bloody Mary at
Tractor RoomJohnny Rivera’s Bloody Mary at Tractor Room

Davanti Enoteca
Little Italy, carmel valley
The build-your-own Bloody Mary bar on Saturdays and Sundays includes 75 hot sauces, pickled vegetables, and bacon.

Tower23/JRDN
Pacific Beach
Cilantro- and jalapeño-infused Skyy vodka, house-made mix, and a bacon-salt rim, plus a meal-on-a-stick that includes limes, jalapeños, olives, and salami. 

Sessions Public
Ocean Beach
Made with Ballast Point Fugu vodka and Ballast Point Bloody Mary mix.

Waterfront Bar & Grill
Little Italy
A classic without all the frills. Prepared with the Waterfront’s house-made mix.

T’s Cafe
Solana Beach
This top-secret family recipe goes back 35 years and is so beloved they bottle and sell it for $15.

Small Bar
University Heights
A meal in a Mary with a splash of Guinness, a dash of steak sauce, garlic- and chili-infused vodka, shrimp, beer-candied bacon, pickles, and more.

George’s at the Cove
La Jolla
A spicy traditional Mary, made with George’s house-infused pepper vodka.

Hash House A Go Go
Hillcrest
Make a sandwich out of the BLT Mary. Garnished with a slice of white toast, bacon, lettuce, tomato, and mayo packet.

Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern
Point Loma
Your choice of vodka or tequila, garnished with a blue-cheese-stuffed olive, wrapped in pepperoni, and served with a beer chaser.

World Famous
Pacific Beach
The bartenders are tight-lipped about the essential ingredients of this Mary made with Skyy vodka and house-made horseradish.  

Craftsman New American Tavern
Encinitas
This NoCo hub has an $8 “Craft” Your Own Bloody Mary bar on Sundays.

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Anatomy  Johnny Rivera’s Bloody Mary at Tractor Room

Pictured above

  • Rib of fresh romaine
  • Blue Lake green beans
  • Big Spanish green olives
  • Point Reyes blue cheese
  • Salt and pepper rim
  • Grilled prime beef tenderloin
  • Fresh lime
  • Johnny’s house-made Bloody Mary mix
  • Ground peppercorn and fresh horseradish

"I love brunch for many reasons. It’s a way to keep the party going, to enjoy family and friends with the things that truly make all of us smile: pancakes, bacon, Bloody Marys, Champagne... and you never see anyone giving you an evil eye when you order a second or third Bloody Mary. Brunch is more a celebration of life and seizing the day. The weekend is yours!"
—Johnny Rivera (co-owner of Hash House A Go Go, Tractor Room, Great Maple)

 

 

Healthy Brunches

A hearty meal, sans food coma

  • True Food Kitchen
    Fashion Valley
    The health-food mecca offers quinoa johnnycakes and scrambles made with market veggies or chicken sausage.

  • The Mission
    North Park, East Village, Mission beach
    This famed spot has an extensive gluten-free menu, with ingredients like soy chorizo and farm-fresh egg whites.

  • Claire’s on Cedros
    Solana Beach
    Fun fact about this local hangout specializing in wholesome food: co-founder Claire Allison is the creator of Milton’s Multigrain Bread.

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  • Naked Café
    Solana Beach, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Point Loma
    Here, “naked” means “natural.” This NoCo favorite puts an emphasis on whole foods, with a sense of humor (e.g. whole-grain “Tree Hugger” pancakes).

  • Alchemy
    South Park
    Hello, quinoa hush puppies, vegetarian salads, and cage-free egg frittatas.

  • Starlite
    Middletown
    The farm-to-table establishment makes an eggless frittata using a chickpea flour base, which is both gluten-free and vegan.

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  • Café 21
    University Heights
    They’re committed to both organic coffee and organic vodka. This “nature’s kitchen” also prides itself on locally sourced produce.

  • Barrio Star
    Bankers Hill
    Try the soy chorizo scramble or power breakfast with egg whites and organic steamed greens.

  • Ki’s Restaurant
    Cardiff-by-the-Sea
    Tofu scramble, turkey bacon, and acai bowls, oh my. The Cardiff staple has loads of gluten-free, locally sourced, and organic items.

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  • Pacifica Breeze Café
    Del Mar
    Among fattier options (hash with braised short rib!), you’ll find acai bowls, house-blended granolas, and the Del Mar Power Breakfast made with egg whites, salsa, black beans, broccoli, and corn tortillas.

  • Marina Kitchen
    Downtown
    The resto inside the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina has a “Healthy Start” Buffet for $8 less than the regular buffet. It pays to watch what you eat!

 

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Urban Brunch

Eat in the city!

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  • Monello
    Little Italy
    A perfect sidewalk setting to enjoy a farmers market-inspired brunch on weekends.

  • Great Maple
    Hillcrest
    Discounted pastries are carried out on a 5-foot board.

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  • Tiger! Tiger! Tavern
    North Park
    Beer pairings with brunch on Sundays only.

  • Urban Mo’s
    Hillcrest
    It’s ground zero for the party-hearty brunch crew uptown.

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  • Uptown Tavern
    HIllcrest
    When the brunch cocktail menu is as long as the food menu, it’s best to just make a day of it.

  • Cafe Chloe
    East Village
    Go French with the croque madame, fancy mimosas, and Viennese coffee.

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  • Eclipse Bar & Bistro
    South Park
    Everything (sweet and savory) has chocolate in it. Dessert for breakfast never hurt anybody.

  • Las Cuatro Milpas
    Barrio Logan
    Because no San Diego brunch list is complete without menudo.

 

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10 Sweet Spots

Beyond chocolate chip pancakes and real maple

The Mission Restaurant, French toast
The Mission Restaurant, French toast

Eclipse Chocolate Bar and Bistro
South Park
After dining, brunchers get 10 percent off chocolate in the retail shop.

Brockton Villa
La Jolla
Famous for their “Coast Toast,” which is like a custard-y, French toast soufflé.

Snooze, an A.M Eatery
Hillcrest & Carmel Valley
Indecisive? Order a flight of 3 different pancakes.

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The Mission Restaurant
Multiple locations
Their famous French toast is made with cinnamon bread.

Tiger! Tiger! Tavern
North Park
Try the house-made doughnuts paired with a beer.

Leroy’s Kitchen + Lounge
Coronado
Get your daily dose of fruit (kind of) in the berry brioche French toast.

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The Red Door
Mission Hills
The name says it all: Sweet-Tooth Belgian Waffle.

Urban Solace
North Park
They’ll ask if you want butter pecan sauce on the cinnamon roll. Um, YES.

Farm House Cafe
University Heights
French toast with lavender honey, please.

Whisknladle
La Jolla
Mix ’n’ match house-made pastries for $3 each.

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10 Dim Sum Spots

Nothing bad about brunch on a cart

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  • Jasmine Seafood Restaurant
    Kearny Mesa
    Get your hands on every dumpling you can.

  • Emerald Chinese Seafood Restaurant
    Kearny Mesa
    Chicken feet never tasted so good.

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  • China Max Seafood Restaurant
    Kearny Mesa
    First-timer? A great introduction to dim sum, with lots of variety.

  • Pearl Chinese Cuisine
    Rancho Bernardo
    Choose from small, medium, or large plates.

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  • Hong Kong BBQ & Dimsum
    Mira Mesa
    Save room for the baked egg custard tart.

  • French Concession
    Hillcrest
    Pair your dim sum with a craft beer at Alex Thao’s newest spot.

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  • Imperial Mandarin Restaurant
    Kearny Mesa
    Dim sum served all day, with cart service on weekends.

  • Yum Cha Cafe
    Linda Vista
    Reasonably priced, but cash only.

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  • Tom’s Chinese BBQ
    City Heights
    Make room for the famous roasted duck.

  • Lucky Liu’s Gaslamp Chinese
    Gaslamp
    In traditional fashion, dim sum is served on weekends only.

 

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® Reservations Recommended
(SUN) Sundays Only
$ entrees $10 or less
$$ entrees $11-$16
$$$ entrees $17-$22
$$$$ entrees $23 & up

The Index

So now that you’re sufficiently starving for Bennys and a Bloody Mary, it’s time to make reservations, right? Here are details on every brunch spot we mentioned in this story, where to find them, how to get a reservation, and when to go. Let’s do brunch!

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  • Alchemy
    1503 30th Street
    South Park
    619-255-0616
    $$

  • Atoll at the Catamaran
    3999 Mission Boulevard
    Pacific Beach
    858-539-8635
    ® (SUN) $$$

  • Bali Hai
    2230 Shelter Island Drive
    Point Loma
    619-222-1181
    ® (SUN) $$

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  • Bare Back Grill
    4640 Mission Boulevard
    Pacific Beach
    858-274-7117
    $$

  • Barrio Star
    2706 Fifth Avenue
    Bankers Hill
    619-501-7827
    $$

  • Beach Break Café
    1802 South Coast Highway
    Oceanside
    760-439-6355
    $

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  • Beaumont’s
    5662 La Jolla Boulevard
    La Jolla
    858-459-0474
    $$

  • Bertrand at Mister A’s 2550 Fifth Avenue
    Bankers Hill
    619-239-1377
    ® (SUN) $$$$

  • Bleu Boheme
    4090 Adams Avenue
    Kensington
    619-255-4167
    $$$

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  • Bread & Cie
    350 University Avenue
    Hillcrest
    619-683-9322
    $$

  • Brigantine
    Multiple locations;
    brigantine.com
    (SUN) $$

  • Brockton Villa
    1235 Coast Boulevard
    La Jolla
    858-454-7393
    ® $-$$

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  • Broken Yolk
    Multiple locations;
    thebrokenyolkcafe.com
    $-$$

  • Café 21
    750 5th Avenue
    Gaslamp
    619-795-0721;
    2736 Adams Avenue
    University Heights
    619-640-2121
    $$

  • Café Chloe
    721 9th Avenue
    East Village
    619-232-3242
    ® $$

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  • Caroline’s
    8610 Kennel Way
    La Jolla
    858-202-8569
    $$

  • China Max
    4698 Convoy Street
    Kearny Mesa
    858-650-3333
    $$

  • Claire’s on Cedros
    245 North Cedros Avenue
    Solana Beach
    858-259-8597
    $$

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  • Cody’s La Jolla
    8030 Girard Avenue
    La Jolla
    858-459-0040
    $$

  • The Cottage
    7702 Fay Avenue
    La Jolla
    858-454-8409
    $$

  • Craftsman New American Tavern
    267 North El Camino Real
    Encinitas
    760-452-2000
    (SUN) $$

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  • Cusp Restaurant, Hotel La Jolla
    7955 La Jolla Shores Drive
    La Jolla
    858-459-0261
    $$$-$$$$

  • Davanti Enoteca
    1655 India Street
    Little Italy
    619-237-9606;
    12955 El Camino Real
    Carmel Valley
    858-519-5060
    $$

  • Eclipse Chocolate Bar + Bistro
    2145 Fern Street
    South Park
    619-578-2984
    $$

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  • Emerald Chinese
    3709 Convoy Street
    Kearny Mesa
    858-565-6888
    $$

  • Encore Champagne Bar & Dining Room
    531 F Street
    Gaslamp
    619-255-5152
    $$$

  • Farm House Café
    2121 Adams Avenue
    University Heights
    619-269-9662
    ® (SUN) $$$

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  • Fig Tree Café
    Multiple locations;
    figtreeeatery.com
    $$

  • Flagship Cruises
    Leaves from 990 North Harbor Drive
    Downtown
    800-442-7847
    ® (SUN) $$$

  • French Concession
    3671 Fifth Avenue
    Hillcrest
    619-297-8424
    $-$$

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  • George’s at the Cove
    1250 Prospect Street
    La Jolla
    858-454-4244
    ® $$-$$$

  • Grant Grill
    326 Broadway
    Downtown
    619-744-2077
    ® (SUN) $$$-$$$$

  • Great Maple
    1451 Washington Street
    Hillcrest
    619-255-2282
    $$

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  • Harbor Town Pub
    1125 Rosecrans Street
    Point Loma
    619-224-1321
    $$

  • Hash House A Go Go
    3628 Fifth Avenue
    Hillcrest
    619-298-4646
    $$

  • Herringbone
    7837 Herschel Avenue
    La Jolla
    858-459-0221
    ® (SUN) $$$

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  • Hong Kong BBQ & Dim Sum
    10550 Camino Ruiz
    Mission Valley
    858-408-4888
    $

  • Hornblower Champagne Brunch Cruise
    Leaves from 1800 North Harbor Drive
    Downtown
    619-686-8715
    ® (SUN) $$$$

  • Hotel Del Coronado
    1500 Orange Avenue
    Coronado
    619-435-6611
    ® (SUN) $$$$

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  • House of Blues
    1055 Fifth Avenue
    Gaslamp
    619-299-2583
    ® (SUN) $$$

  • Humphreys Restaurant
    2241 Shelter Island Drive
    Point Loma
    619-224-3577
    ® (SUN) $$-$$$

  • Imperial Mandarin
    3904 Convoy Street
    Kearny Mesa
    858-292-1222
    $$

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  • Jasmine Seafood Restaurant
    4609 Convoy Street
    Kearny Mesa
    858-268-0888
    $$-$$$

  • Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern
    4990 North Harbor Drive
    Point Loma
    619-226-2103
    $$

  • Karl Strauss
    9675 Scranton Road
    Sorrento Mesa
    858-587-2739
    (SUN) $-$$    

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  • Ki’s Restaurant
    2591 South Highway 101
    Cardiff-by-the-Sea
    760-436-5236
    $$

  • Las Quatro Milpas
    8375 Logan Avenue
    Barrio Logan
    619-234-4460
    Closed on Sundays
    $

  • Leroy’s Kitchen
    & Lounge
    1015 Orange Avenue
    Coronado
    619-437-6087
    $$

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  • Lips
    3036 El Cajon Boulevard
    North Park
    619-295-7900
    (SUN) $$

  • Luce Bar & Kitchen
    1959 Morena Boulevard
    Bay Park
    619-275-0321
    (SUN) $$

  • Lucky Liu’s Gaslamp
    332 J Street
    Gaslamp
    619-269-1320
    $$

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  • Marina Kitchen at San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina
    333 West Harbor Drive
    Downtown
    619-234-1500
    ® $$-$$$

  • The Mission
    Multiple locations;
    themissionsd.com
    $$

  • Monello
    750 West First Street
    Little Italy
    619-501-0030
    ® $$

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  • The Naked Café
    Multiple locations;
    thenakedcafe.com
    $$

  • Pacific Coast Grill
    2526 Highway 101
    Cardiff-by-the-Sea
    760-479-0721
    ® (SUN) $$

  • Pacifica Breeze Café
    1555 Camino Del Mar
    Del Mar
    858-509-9147
    $$

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  • Parkhouse Eatery
    4574 Park Boulevard
    University Heights
    619-295-7275
    $$

  • The Patio on Lamont Street
    4445 Lamont Street
    Pacific Beach
    858-412-4648
    $$

  • The Pearl
    1410 Rosecrans Street
    Point Loma
    619-226-6100
    ® (SUN) Summers only $$

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  • Pearl Chinese Cuisine
    11666 Avena Place
    Rancho Bernardo
    858-487-3388
    $$$

  • Poseidon
    1670 Coast Boulevard
    Del Mar
    858-755-9345
     $$

  • R Gang Eatery
    3683 5th Avenue
    Hillcrest
    619-677-2845
    $$

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  • The Red Door
    Restaurant & Wine Bar
    741 West Washington St.
    Mission Hills
    619-295-6000
    ® (SUN) $$

  • Roppongi
    875 Prospect Street
    La Jolla
    858-551-5252
    (SUN) $$

  • Searsucker
    611 Fifth Avenue
    Gaslamp Quarter
    619-233-7327;
    12995 El Camino Real
    Carmel Valley
    858-369-5700
    ® (SUN) $$$

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  • Sessions Public
    4204 Voltaire Street
    Point Loma
    619-756-7715
    (SUN) $$

  • Small Bar
    4628 Park Boulevard
    University Heights
    619-795-7998
    $$

  • Snooze, an A.M. Eatery
    3940 Fifth Avenue
    Hillcrest
    619-500-3344;
    3435 Del Mar Heights Rd.
    Carmel Valley
    858-703-5300
    $$

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  • Solace & the Moonlight Lounge
    25 East E Street
    Encinitas
    760-753-2433
    (SUN) $$

  • St. Tropez
    Multiple locations;
    sttropezbistro.com
    $$

  • Starlite
    3175 India Street
    Middletown
    619-358-9766
    (SUN) $-$$$

  •  
  • T’s Café
    271 North Highway 101
    Solana Beach
    858-755-7642
    $$

  • Tiger! Tiger! Tavern
    3025 El Cajon Boulevard
    North Park
    619-487-0401
    (SUN) $$

  • Tom Ham’s Lighthouse
    2150 Harbor Island Drive
    Point Loma
    619-291-9110
    ® (SUN) $$$

  •  
  • Tom’s Chinese BBQ
    4414 University Avenue
    City Heights
    619-563-8225
    $

  • Tower23/JRDN
    723 Felspar Street
    Pacific Beach
    858-270-5736
    ® $$$

  • Tractor Room
    3687 Fifth Avenue
    Hillcrest
    619-543-1007
    $$-$$$

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  • True Food Kitchen
    7007 Friars Road
    Fashion Valley
    619-275-2094
    $$-$$$

  • Uptown Tavern
    1236 University Avenue
    Hillcrest
    619-241-2710
    $$

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    308 University Avenue
    Hillcrest
    619-491-2348
    $$

  •  
  • Urban Solace
    3823 30th Street
    North Park
    619-295-6464
    (SUN) $$

  • Vivace at the Park Hyatt Aviara
    7100 Aviara Resort Drive
    Carlsbad
    760-448-1234
    ® (SUN) $$$

  • The Waterfront Bar & Grill
    2044 Kettner Boulevard
    Little Italy
    619-232-9656
    $$

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  • Waypoint Public
    3794 30th Street
    North Park
    619-255-8778
    $$

  • Westgate Hotel
    1055 Second Avenue
    Downtown
    619-557-3650
    ® (SUN) $$$

  • Whisknladle
    1044 Wall Street
    La Jolla
    858-551-7575
    $$$

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  • World Famous
    711 Pacific Beach Drive
    Pacific Beach
    858-272-3100
    $$

  • Yum Cha Café
    9633 Linda Vista Road
    Linda Vista
    858-268-9988
    $

 

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