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Del Mar Rendezvous

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1555 Camino Del Mar, Suite 102, Del Mar, CA 92014-2401 (Paseo de las Flores)
+1 858-755-2669
16:00 - 20:00
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Sun 16:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:30
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San Diego, California
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Consistently tasty food with a varied menu from veggie to GF and typical Hong Kong style foods. Soups are great for the "chilly" So Cal winters. No inexpensive but if you go to enjoy the food you will. Good wine and beer selection with a couple of Kombucha's on tap.

Thank doctoyou
La Jolla, California
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

My friends and I were shocked by the poor food quality at this highly rated Restraunt. We had to wait forever for our seriously overpriced food and deal with snotty service and absentee management. When our food finally came it was syrupy, over cooked, lacked flavor and slopped onto the plate. If I would have wanted Chinese food that tasted... More 

Thank Floyd M
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Was in love with the food - specialy the imperial shrimp dish-, the coziness of the place, the alertive and friendly staff, the neighborhood. Everything was great!

Thank Umkhaled B
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

As I passed by this restaurant one mid-afternoon, I noticed a few tables were occupied and so I entered, thinking it must be a good place to dine. It was very mediocre, the food was not particularly warm and it certainly was not flavoursome. The air-con was blowing fiercely and I felt cold inside the restaurant. I did not enjoy... More 

Thank JennyJay2013
delmarrendezvous, General Manager at Del Mar Rendezvous, responded to this review

Dear JennyJay2013, Greetings, my name is Kevin and I am the General Manager at Rendezvous. I wanted to thank you for taking a few minutes to share your experience at our restaurant. We work diligently on all fronts to provide a dining experience that our community can enjoy. However, on this occasion I owe you a sincere apology on the... More 

Toronto, Canada
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405 reviews
279 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Our California friends recommended this place in Del Mar so the day before we fly back home, we decide it's time to try it. We start with yummy crunchy duck wraps and each of us selects one dish. In the end, we are pleased and have chosen a delicious range of tastes. Although I'm pushing for sweet and sour chicken,... More 

Thank unhappytraveller123
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The food is excellent and plentiful. But what stunned us were the wine prices. They have a wonderful selection of wines, ALL bottles were priced substantially less than other restaurants in the area. Our Thursday evening dinner also had a different wine special - buy one glass, get the second one for $.88. Yes, less than a dollar. We've never... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

A group of us, 5, chose this restaurant for dinner. We made a good selection. Parking is available behind the restaurant in a garage and they do validate for 1 hour. Nice selection of meals and we had a variety of selection along with a good wine list. We did not share, and some of us even had leftovers for... More 

Thank Jack B
Oceanside, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I went for lunch, I had Rendezvous chow main, it was all undercooked, unsafe to serve raw meat. I'll get something else next time

Thank laurasandrelli0808
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

It's not Kung Pao Beef, it's Kung Pao tenderloin. And it's not sweet and sour shrimp, it's sweet and sour jumbo shrimp. It's very tasty Chinese food done with upscale ingredients at an upscale price.

Thank Gregory H
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The restaurant was full, but they found a table for us. It's best to make reservations rather than just walk in. Impressive wine and alcohol selection. As vegans, we were thrilled to have a full range of menu choices. The hot & sour soup and eggplant in clay pot were wonderful. The manager and server regularly checked to make sure... More 

Thank Jan W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 30
Chinese, Asian, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1555 Camino Del Mar, Suite 102, Del Mar, CA 92014-2401
    (Paseo de las Flores)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 858-755-2669
From the creator of the famous Dumpling Inn on Convoy Street, Del Mar Rendezvous has been enticing San Diegans with its wide array of Chinese fare complimented by a modern mix of Asian flavors for over a decade. Rendezvous boasts craft, local, and high-end import beer on draft, Japanese sakes, as well as a Wine Spectator Award of Excellence wine list with over 100 wines all at the Best Price in San Diego everyday. With over 100 different dishes on its menu, Rendezvous also caters to both gluten-free and vegetarian guests with over 40 dedicated options to choose from on each menu. The ambiance of the interior and patio, with glimpses of the Pacific Ocean, offer a calming and inviting atmosphere, perfect for date nights, business

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?