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BO beau kitchen + bar

#143 of 3,845 Restaurants in San Diego
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4996 W Point Loma Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107-1311
+1 619-224-2884
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16:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 16:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Morristown, New Jersey
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65 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our delightful experience began with a friendly, knowledgeable waitress who explained the menu and assisted in wine selection. She aimed us at a value wine that was very good. For starters, we had the incredible crispy brussel sprouts/pancetta combination and the sumptuous escargot. The main courses measured up to the appetizers. Our two couples had the boeuf bourguignon, salmon, steak... More 

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Thank Ken07960
San Diego, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is delicious. The service is great. The ambiance is romantic and casual. The look of the whole place makes you feel like you are somewhere in Europe. Love it!

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Thank Nanci G
Greenville, South Carolina
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99 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Had a work dinner here and we certainly indulged with the brussel sprouts and shrimp flatbread! Seriously, the best brussel sprouts I've ever eaten. Awesome atmosphere with the fireplace place, great ambiance. Wine selection was local and vast, and prices were reasonable. Make sure you get a reservation! Super cool spot right near the water and highly recommend!

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Thank Beccarter10
Madison, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Had dinner here our last night in San Diego and it was ideal - ambiance, food, company, service. Seated on their enclosed patio with a roaring fire. Great glass of Bordeaux. Best steak frites ever - perfectly cooked and seasoned ribeye, lovely flavored crunchy haricots verts, yummy frites. Attentive, charming waitress. We felt like we'd stopped in a lovely cafe... More 

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Thank MaryE H
Lakeville, Minnesota
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped at this place with some family who recommended going there. The food was great despite our inability to pronounce most of the things on the menu...finger pointing worked just fine (don't lie, you'll do it too or have). I had the Salmon and it was prepared perfectly! My wife had the short rib flatbread and she also really... More 

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Thank Bryce S
San Diego
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104 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We met another couple here Saturday night for drinks and food. The place was packed and very lively. I ordered the house red, and the bartender heard me say it was not great and he swooshed in with a delicious Pinot Noir to replace it-in a PACKED place. That's great customer service! Our waiter was also super friendly and spent... More 

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Thank Diane E
Chicago, Illinois
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Stopped in on a Tuesday night with my husband and another couple on a whim--- immediately felt transported to a French/Parisian bistro! The ambiance, decor, candles, smells, everything, on point. Great back patio area as well! We ordered some apps and entrees and shared-- the brussel sprouts appetizer was awesome, the escargot fresh, the duck confit was great, the pomme... More 

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Thank Coley9117
Eagle, Idaho
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Spent the weekend in San Diego and ate some amazing food and this was the best. My wife ordered the Brussel sprout appetizer. I hate brussel sprouts and yet I really enjoyed these. For my entree I had steak and frites. Better than any I have ever had. That includes a highly acclaimed restaurant in Paris that I thought could... More 

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Thank bklane04
Kansas City, Missouri
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Loved the French-themed atmosphere - felt a bit transported here! We had the yummy chorizo mussels and pommes frites and two very delicious salads (endive and beet) . I was partial to the endive salad - it was served with farro, pear and the most delicious goat cheese. The wine selection was lovely as well - loved the wine flight.... More 

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Thank krissullivan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Best food!! Great service, and beside all of that cute place!! It should be in anybody's bucket list!!👏

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 25
Cuisine
French, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
Monday
16:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 21:00
Thursday
16:30 - 21:00
Friday
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4996 W Point Loma Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107-1311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-224-2884
Description
A casual, neighborhood bistro in the heart of bohemian (BO) Ocean Beach. The beautiful(Beau) design transports you to a cottage in a small village in the south of France.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?