Get Your Appetite Ready: San Diego Restaurant Week Starts January 19
Written By: Emily Torres San Diego Restaurant Week
It’s time to sip your favorite cocktail and savor every bite at your favorite San Diego hotspots. San Diego’s twice-annual Restaurant Week is returning this Saturday, Jan. 19 until the 26. With over 180 restaurants across the county showcasing prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus ranging from $10-60, there’s an array of options for every foodie.
Here’s what you can’t miss this week.
1 | #views
Must-Try Item: Line-Caught Local Sword Picatta
Mister A’s is known for its epic panoramic views of the city, but trust us, the food shouldn’t be overlooked either. The downtown restaurant features locally-sourced ingredients and artfully imagined desserts. Indulge in a $25 lunch or $50 dinner!
2550 Fifth Ave, 12th Floor
San Diego, CA 92103
2 | Bites & Brews
Must-Try Item: Peach & Pepperoni Woodfired Pizza
A visit to Sorrento Valley’s new Gravity Heights is ale you need during San Diego Restaurant Week. Soak up the sun on the expansive outdoor patio while enjoying a three-course prix fixe meal. At just $10 for lunch and $30 for dinner, you’ll be hoppy you came.
9920 Pacific Heights Blvd
San Diego, CA 92121
3 | Sweet Deal San Diego Restaurant Week
Must-Try Item: Salted Caramel Pork Ribs
Nothing beats down-home comfort food, and no San Diego restaurant does it better than Great Maple. With two locations in the city, you can enjoy their elevated, locally-sourced twists on comfort classics no matter where you are. At just $20 for lunch and $30 for dinner, we’d say it’s a pretty sweet deal.
Great Maple La Jolla
8675 Genesee Ave, Ste 1200
San Diego, CA 92122
Great Maple San Diego
1451 Washington St
San Diego, CA 92103
4 | Viva Italia San Diego Restaurant Week
Must-Try Item: Spaghetti Neri
Take a virtual trip to Italy with a Restaurant Week date night at Little Italy’s Monello. The timeless menu features Italian classics, like spaghetti neri, a squid-ink pasta (Yes, it’s black!), amidst a cozy environment. Try their three-course dinner for $30!
750 W Fir St
San Diego, CA 92101
5 | Taco Time San Diego Restaurant Week
Must-Try Item: Maine Lobster Tacos
It wouldn’t be a true San Diego Restaurant Week without tacos. Puesto takes a creative twist on the traditional taco at their Seaport Village and La Jolla locations. Pro tip: adding a Puesto Perfect Margarita to your order for $12 is completely worth the shot.
789 W Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101
1026 Wall St
La Jolla, CA 92037
6 | London Calling San Diego Restaurant Week
Must-Try Item: Gnocchi With Herb Roasted Jidori Chicken, Wild Mushrooms, English Peas, Baby Spinach, Cream and Aged Parmesan
Inspired by the classic British gastropub, Jayne’s takes foodies on a quick trip across the pond with an eclectic menu served in a dreamy atmosphere. And, while it may be a pub, trust us: the place is anything but rowdy. Instead, Jayne’s offers an intimate, romantic vibe. Try the three-course dinner for $40!
4677 30th St
San Diego, CA 92116
7 | Beach, Please San Diego Restaurant Week
Must-Try Item: Achiote Roasted Fish
The only thing better than a mouthwatering meal? A mouthwatering meal with a breathtaking view. Located on the sand, Jake’s Del Mar delivers both. At just $20 for lunch and $40 for dinner, it’s time to take your foodie friends seaside.
Jake’s Del Mar
1660 Coast Blvd
Del Mar, CA 92014
8 | Seas the Bay
Must-Try Item: Mussels & Clams “Michelada”
Modern Mexican meets bayfront views at Coasterra. The seaside venue’s three-course prix fixe menu is packed with savory seafood favorites—and you know it’s fresh when you can see the source right from your table. Try dinner for $40!
880 Harbor Island Dr
San Diego, CA
9 | Classic Charm
Must-Try Item: Baja Striped Bass
Savor the seasonal harvest at Mille Fleurs, an underrated modern French restaurant. The $50 dinner menu showcases classic French staples with modern twists and local flavors. January diets can go out the window here! Pastry Chef Sam Bird’s desserts are not to be missed.
6009 Paseo Delicias
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
10 | Island Time San Diego Restaurant Week
Must-Try Item: Prawns & Polenta
Take a jaunt across the bridge for your final meal of San Diego Restaurant Week. Peohe’s not only serves up island-inspired seafood and steaks, but it also serves up epic views of the San Diego skyline. Try dinner for $30!
1201 1st St
Coronado, CA 92118