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Girard Gourmet

) #14 of 1,061 Restaurants in La Jolla ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cafe, Soups
7837 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4231
+1 858-454-3325
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (38 reviews)
“soups” (24 reviews)
“quiche” (17 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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7837 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4231
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Reviews (187)
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

I was looking for a bakery to get some sweet treats from and this place did not disappoint! They have some very cute cookies and tasty too! I got a jam filled cookie and a cowboy cookie and loved both of them. They also have...More

Thank SoCalLo
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This local gem is the perfect spot for a quick lunch on the LaJolla drag. The cookies in the display case lured us in, but the sandwiches and salads filled us up... well the cookies for desert helped also. If you want a nice break...More

Thank RamblinJamie
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The display cases are filled with an incredible selection of finely prepared foods. Each menu item appears to be made in house using the freshest ingredients. We order several items. The food was outstanding. The service was friendly,and enjoyed the sidewalk dining on a sunny...More

Thank monsoons2013
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

They have awesome bread and cookies! The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. It's a place you should hit if you're in La Jolla.

Thank josh r
Reviewed 8 March 2017

After walking from our hotel to the cove we worked up an appetite. Perfect little place that caters to all tastes--bakery items to hearty fare. My husband had a full breakfast and it was delicious. I had a yogurt parfait and looked longingly at the...More

Thank Martha B
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This bakery/restaurant has a few tables and offers "semi-self-serve" meals. In other words, you order up front, take some food and drinks to the table and others are brought to you. Everyone else in my party of four had a potato pancake with toppings, bread,...More

Thank Lorne29
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This place is a gem. I live here. I pick up lunch all the time here -- their baking is excellent and their soups lovely. When I was taking care of seriously ill family members, this place was a godsend for healthy dinners -- picking...More

Thank JennyAnyStripes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

From hot homemade food (soups, quiche, pot pies,spaghetti, veggie lasagna, roast duck, lemon pepper salmon) to delicious salads (Cobb, chef, garden) and sandwiches on homemade Italian or multigrain bread. Once you finish your lunch, treat yourself to some of their gourmet desserts. The cowboy and...More

Thank Lovemidcaicos
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We visit La Jolla each year for a few days and always have a few lunches at Girard Gourmet in Girard Street. This Family run Cafe/ Restaurant serves take away or eat in home cooked foods at reasonable prices. No liquor licence but good selection...More

Thank supafly
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice place! Great selection of foods and clean. Indoor/outdoor seating and a hustle staff that keeps the line moving. Highly recommended!

Thank X272DUmichaelf
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Aud C
Do they deliver?
2 May 2016|
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Response from LES H | Reviewed this property |
Not as far as I know. Why not phone them to find out.
Hi. We are interested in ordering dinner for x-mas eve - one guest has celiac disease - do you have any gluten free options?
7 December 2015|
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Response from GianniB | Reviewed this property |
Have you tried to CALL them? They're a very small place, so I wouldn't expect a lot of flexibility, but if you order in advance they may be able to accommodate you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7837 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4231
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-3325
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