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Blue Point Coastal CuisineBlue Point Coastal Cuisine
2079 reviews
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Seafood | Downtown / Gaslamp, San Diego

We celebrated our wedding anniversary at Blue Point Coastal and it was fabulous. We had a lovely booth and enjoyed taking our time over drinks and appetizers followed by lobster, swordfish and a complementary dessert. Everything was great! More

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Barrio StarBarrio Star
593 reviews
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Mexican | Banker's Hill, San Diego

Super busy on a holiday, but eventhough the staff was over whelmedd, I have to commend them on their friendliness and patience. We still had a phenomenal meal and pregamed. Great staff! More

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Asti RistoranteAsti Ristorante
918 reviews
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Italian | Downtown / Gaslamp, San Diego

I must get better at remembering the dishes. All I cant tell you is the food was wonderful; friends loved the lasagne and I loved the ribbon pasta with meat sauce mushrooms. Lovely location. More

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Rustic RootRustic Root
841 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / Gaslamp, San Diego

Excellent restaurant in the Gaslamp district! The food was great and our waiter was friendly and attentive. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend this place. More

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California Modern - George's at the CoveCalifornia Modern - George's at the Cove
1959 reviews
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Californian | La Jolla, San Diego

Our waiter was fantastic!! He made the experience so memorable! We had 5 kids and 4 adults - he was so accommodating and patient! Loved it!! More

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BarbusaBarbusa
1191 reviews
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Italian | Little Italy, San Diego

Great service. Apps were great. Pasta was a little too much. Could’ve shared with my date. More

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Et Voila! BistroEt Voila! Bistro
726 reviews
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French | North Park, San Diego

The food and service at Et Voila are always excellent. And the soufflé special each evening is always a winner! This is truly a "neighborhood gem". More

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West Coast TavernWest Coast Tavern
144 reviews
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Comfort Food | North Park, San Diego

Went there for a concert at same. Enid for a ore-show meal. Excellent food and overall experience. More

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Fred's Mexican CafeFred's Mexican Cafe
2 reviews
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Mexican | Old Town, San Diego

Great food, great drinks, great music, great service! No better way to spend a taco Tuesday. More

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Route 29Route 29
118 reviews
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American | Downtown / Gaslamp, San Diego

Great food and service. Glad we tried this place. The grilled octopus was delicious. More

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Cesarina1. Cesarina
68 reviews
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Italian | Ocean Beach, San Diego

Fabulous food & personal service. The owners go from table to table to greet & talk to their guests. More

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Addison Restaurant2. Addison Restaurant
1222 reviews
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Contemporary French | Del Mar, North San Diego

Excellent service with world class food. Staff spends the time to throughly describe each course and the sommelier discusses each pairing in great detail. Bring your wallet and prepare for the meal of a lifetime. More

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Market Restaurant and Bar3. Market Restaurant and Bar
2849 reviews
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Contemporary American | Del Mar, North San Diego

Love this place! Great food, bar and service. Romantic dining room with a hopping bar area which also serves dinner. More

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Antica Trattoria4. Antica Trattoria
959 reviews
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Contemporary Italian | La Mesa, East County

Excellent food and portions. Service was great. A value for your money. More

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Truluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House - La Jolla5. Truluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House - La Jolla
3169 reviews
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Seafood | University City/Golden Triangle, San Diego

fantastic experience at Trulucks. Chic (Charles) our server, was the best and the food deserves 3 Michelin stars! More

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Fresheria - Chula VistaFresheria - Chula Vista
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American | Chula Vista / Bonita, San Diego

Everything prepared with high quality, rich taste and made fresh on Order. Healthy, Delicious and made very Special, to steal all your hearts. Our experienced Chefs ensure to give you the best and make your every order with us, the memorable moment. We are now online to serve you more. More

Louisiana Purchase SDLouisiana Purchase SD
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Creole / Cajun / Southern | North Park, San Diego

Conveniently set on Louisiana Street in North Park, our design of this intimate cocktail restaurant was inspired by the charm &; character of New Orleans, with creative touches of personal effects giving guests the feeling of warmth, community & fun.

Architect Jeff Svitak helped create a modern interpretation of a classic French Quarter restaurant, introducing elements of wood, marble &; rich velvet. Our lush patio seating flows seamlessly into our indoor dining space, a nod to the courtyards found across the beautiful southern city.

Our rotating food menu will be dedicated to only the best seasonal ingredients, featuring big &; bold flavors from the region. Executive Chef Quinnton Austin recently relocated to San Diego from New Orleans, bringing with him an exciting wealth of knowledge &; experience in the culinary melting pot that defines southern cuisine.

Alligator Cheesecake, Andouille Fried Red Beans & Rice w/Chipotle Mousse, & Fried Redfish with Crawfish Etouffe.More

Rosie’s Cafe on GrandRosie’s Cafe on Grand
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Café | Escondido, North San Diego

Rosie's Cafe - On W. Grand Ave.More

Steamy PiggySteamy Piggy
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Chinese | Kearny Mesa, San Diego

We use only the freshest ingredients in our dishes, with no added MSG or artificial coloring, because we believe that good food should make you feel good too. And, we promise that our food tastes just as good as it looks.

We're proud to say that our famous dumplings and noodles are 100% made by hand. Starting with premium whole wheat flour, our dumpling recipe honors ancient Chinese tradition, making for a perfectly juicy bite.

Whether you're craving something hot, cold, spicy, savory or even sweet, we've got your palette covered. Our diverse menu selection offers a variety of tastes, so you get that authentic Chinese flavor in a fresh, contemporary setting. Join us for lunch specials all week (11am-3pm M-Fri) and happy hour every day (4-6:30pm and 8:30-close) to enjoy sweet deals and delicious exclusives.More

The Incredible CafeThe Incredible Cafe
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Breakfast | Escondido, North San Diego

We are the neighborhood breakfast and lunch cafe in Rancho Bernardo. Enjoy your next meal in our friendly and relaxed dining room or outside on the patio.More