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The Lot

7611 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4836
+1 858-777-0069
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 12:00 AM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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7611 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4836
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Member of staff showed us to a table waited for 5/6 minutes no body bothering to take our order plenty other good places to spend our money.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Graham W
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We ate here on Sunday - our last night in La Jolla. The Lot has movie theatres but we only came for dinner. Choice between indoor or outdoor dining; we chose indoor although the weather was beautiful but there was a live band on the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 11 September 2018

On vacation in La Jolla, we decided to see Crazy Rich Asians, playing at The Lot on Fay Street. We were amazed, however, when told at the box office that two senior tickets, on a midweek evening, would set us back $40. Apparently The Lot...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TerribleIvan
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Great food, lots of choices!!! Really spacious restaurant that makes it so comfortable to enjoy your meal. The service was friendly, accommodating and meals arrived in no time. We really enjoyed our lunch at the Lot and look forward to going back to try some...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank The_Rock_50
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Open, spacious, relaxing restaurant in the heart of La Jolla and next to the theater with plenty of parking. Good food, salads and entrees. Great place for before or after a film or Sunday brunch and dinner

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank PJ P
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Very nice particularly during warm evenings. Food is good, perhaps not great but fun atmosphere and it's open late! The fact it stays open late and has good food is a key feature for us since most restaurants in La Jolla close early, even on...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were staying down the street and walked to dinner one evening and heard live music. On the way back we found the live music and it was a Salsa band playing! Great music and a Taco bar that we would have eaten at had...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mikiehead
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner at the lot last night with our kids. When we arrived they were having a meeting, so they finished up before seating us, which was fine but not very considerate. They did have a happy hour (I asked, they didn’t offer the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lauratE8238NM
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We went there for Sunday brunch. It was overpriced at $35.00 per person considering what they offered. The bacon was terribly undercooked. The wrap around toaster was not properly hooked-up causing the toast to come out the back. No butter on the buffet tables. The...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank SWESanDiego
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Everything here is very nice. The staff are friendly and the movie theaters have recliners. You can select your location when paying for the tickets. A bit pricey, but we only go once a year so it is worth it.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ChinoKim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7611 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4836
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-777-0069
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