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Gingham - CLOSED

8384 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-9218
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good10%
  • Average30%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
14 Oct 2013
14 Oct 2013
“They closed down”
Restaurant Hours Closed
8384 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-9218
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Reviewed 14 October 2013

Service was terrible, as was the ambiance (hard chairs, small tables). The food was mediocre. The major problem was the noise. You couldn't hear anyone next to, or across of you at your own table. I got the impression that no one really cared about...More

Thank ashgoodman
Reviewed 14 October 2013 via mobile

Was over priced and too little food. Not a good fit for the area. The portions were small, the drinks outrageous pricing. He didn't have a good marketing manager

Thank Felicia G
Reviewed 27 May 2013

After trying to sell the ill-fated La Mesa restaurant, Malarkey and company have closed it for good. Rumors were that the Cohn Restaurant Group would be buying it, but they declined. Now the same rumor is circulating. It would be great if they did. The...More

Thank William J
Reviewed 28 April 2013

Been here a couple of times and find it enjoyable. They have a nice bar area and a great outdoor seating area. Not to keen on the upstairs. Fried chicken, BLT fries and cornbread muffins are some of the down home country style fare found...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 18 April 2013

My daughter-in-law and I went to Gingham for the first time and had an excellent lunch. We both ordered the pulled pork sandwich and ice tea. The food arrived quickly and hot, our drinks were replenished regularly. The service was attentive and the waitress was...More

Thank LadyASanDiego
Reviewed 15 April 2013

This is a meat and potatoes kind of place, with a wonderful menu. The five of us had a different selection, from a salad for a main dish to a full entree. There were no complaints on any of the choices. Furthermore, each of us...More

Thank Jay A
Reviewed 8 April 2013

The service at Gingham is 6 stars but the food is lacking. The appetizers were great, but that's about it. Potato salad is poor. Warm cole slaw had too much vinegar. The brisket was full of fat. The fried chicken is actually oven baked. What...More

Thank lindaw354
Reviewed 30 March 2013

Brian Malarkey, where are you? Your crew at Gingham has let you down and let all of us in East County down. What was potentially the most sophisticated cuisine and service in the area has devolved into a hot mess. The evening began with a...More

1  Thank patient111
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Have had two wonderful meal experiences at Gingham; one dinner and one Sunday brunch. Brunch wins merely because you get to sample so much of the delicious menu. Smoked hot links, fresh bisquits and gravy, and the most amazingly delicious cinnamon rolls ever! Do not...More

Thank Mickey M
Reviewed 5 February 2013

It was bound to happen. A round chef just can't fit into a square cuisine. Gingham Executive Chef Ryan Studebaker and his employers at the Enlightend Hospitality Group had high hopes for Studebaker and his new gig at Gingham in La Mesa. Their offerings to...More

2  Thank William J
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  • Address: 8384 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942-9218
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: 619-797-1922
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