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Jake's Del Mar

1660 Coast Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014-2354
+1 858-755-2002
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (49 reviews)
“hula pie” (108 reviews)
“seafood pot” (20 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1660 Coast Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014-2354
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Reviewed yesterday

Food: Excellent! Recommended dishes: Lobster, Swordfish Getting There: beware the HORRIFIC traffic jams that occur driving north on North Torrey Pines Road during commute hour of 5-7 pm if you intend to go for dinner. It took us ONE HOUR to drive from Torrey Pines...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Ok, what is not to like? Sitting just off the beach overlooking the waves crashing in? Dining with your loved one while sipping a fine bourbon? Eating a hearty meal? Finishing it off with the famed dessert, Hula Pie? How about a casual and romantic...More

Thank ecfoster
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Recommended by Concierge at Hilton and she was spot on - the food was excellent. Be sure to go early enough to catch the sunset!

Thank 454lynneb
Reviewed 4 days ago

Been to Jake's many times for sunset happy hour. Always a hit, even when crowded during "season." But, this time we took a friend to celebrate her birthday for a full-fledged dinner in the restaurant. Wow, it was very impressive. Lights on the ocean added...More

Thank CindyClarkBar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took visiting relatives there for lunch & requested a beach side/ ocean view table. We were accommodated with a front table. The food was very good as always.

Thank Mauimarla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jakes deserves all of the accolades it receives. Service was very good, food was excellent. Varied menu offers many seafood choices.

Thank William C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated just at sunset at a window table. Dinner and service was just top notch! Best dinner on our family vacation in the La Jolla area. Do not miss but make a reservation!

Thank ITCH53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good seafoods and great view! Staff was able to reserve us a table since we were early. Food was great! Easy to find and offers valet parking.

Thank Ariel I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived early to sit sea side for the sunset. We highly recommend this! The wine list is great and our server was engaging and knowledgeable. A great evening!

Thank LagerD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great fish and an even better view! Love the location and the entrees are simple and delicious! Dessert was rediculously large and incredible... we come back year after year and will keep doing so!

Thank DVgal
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20 April 2017|
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Response from O'Rourke K | Reviewed this property |
The ribs are gluten free, the burger has a gluten free bun option and almost all of the seafood dishes are either gluten free on the menu or can easily be made gluten free.
Barbara E
25 October 2016|
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Response from JBN1008 | Reviewed this property |
It would be a beautiful venue.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1660 Coast Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014-2354
    (15th street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 858-755-2002
Jake’s Del Mar brings new American cooking to the edge – to the water’s edge that is. Located right on the beach in Del Mar Chef Duvinh Ta uses fresh, seasonal products as the inspiration for updating classic preparations of fresh fish, shellfish and premium meats. The lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch menus showcase clean, eclectic flavors and local, sustainable products that are complemented by Jake’s jaw dropping location on the sand. The nightly Chef’s Special is a seasonal creation that features the best seafood, meats and produce available and through the Legacy of Aloha program, Jake’s donates a portion the proceeds from the Chef’s Special to the San Diego Food Bank.
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