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Smashburger

1000 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4146
+1 858-900-3355
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (69 reviews)
“fries” (21 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
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American, Fast food
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1000 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4146
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2018

The smash burgers were so yummy and all the contents were so fresh. We had San Diego and Spicy baja burger along with Brussels sprouts and Sweet potato fries. We loved the burgers so much that we went to another location next day

Thank swapna n
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Delicious hamburgers & more on menu, reasonable prices, clean bathrooms, kids meal offers variety of sides & drinks

Thank erinacronin
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Ate lunch here both days we were in La Jolla. San Diego burger is awesome! Fries were good and they had a few beer options. Had never heard of it before, but now see on their website there are other locations. Would definitely look for...More

Thank Momof2lilboys
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Was staying close by and looking for something easy for dinner and this hit the spot! The burger, tots and Milkshake were fast and delicious. I even went back during my stay for a hot dog and fries. Definitely recommended!

Thank ChristineWilson
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely, friendly people so close to our hotel. Its funny we live in Colorado but this is the first time I've tried it. Delicious, filling burgers. We had avocado burger and bbq bacon and cheddar. Smash tots were the best!! A little more $$ than...More

Thank Sheryl B
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Located right on prospect st between colonial hotel and Remax office Ambiance is nice modern and trendy. Service is quick and friendly. Did not have any issues with service as stated by recent comments We ordered a. Purple of classic burgers. The old is good,...More

Thank ericucho n
Reviewed 21 June 2017

In the heart of La Jolla along Prospect Avenue, here's the place to stop when you're not even trying to pretend to be healthy. OK, if you are, then order the sweet potato fries. They have redeeming value and they are also delicious! Great options...More

Thank 2beans2000
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We were in the area to visit the children's pool and La Jolla cove, we grabbed lunch here when we were done. Food was good, and service was quick. The restaurant was cool, and clean. Not packed busy either when we were there, which surprised...More

Thank Devyn_11
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This was my first experience visiting at Smashburger. I've always heard great things, but was sadly disappointed. The location seemed a bit dirty. The trash cans were completely full. My children ordered chicken fingers and after we sat down the cashier advised that she would...More

Thank Hurricanes05
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Smashburger puts all other fast food burger joints to shame. I have lots of food sensitivities and often my stomach hurts after eating out, but I always feel good (and so does my stomach). I'm convinced they must not use vegetable oils at all -...More

Thank Brett D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4146
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-900-3355
Description
Looks like relatively new franchise of established place
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