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Morton's - The Steakhouse

285 J St, San Diego, CA 92101-6828
+1 619-696-3369
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (96 reviews)
“ny strip” (4 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
285 J St, San Diego, CA 92101-6828
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Morton's steakhouse is located off the busy fifth street. It is classy restaurant and seems to be very popular. However, as always, the classier the place the more expensive it is. I ordered a mignon steak along with spinach mashroom and very well done mashed...More

Thank A Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Morton’s to celebrate our anniversary. All we could say was “Wow!!” What an amazing experience. The service is impeccable and the food was cooked to perfection. Order the filet and lobster tail along with the creamed cauliflower as well as the key...More

Thank S_family2011
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is beautiful and located right near several local hotels. The food was delicious. Steak was perfect, sides were excellent, and dessert was a great treat. I was just surprised at the mediocre service. Usually places like this have the best wait staff. Our...More

1  Thank weekendgetaways010
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We were celebrating my husband's birthday. They gave us a menu with his name on it and Happy Birthday Larry as a keep sake. They took a couple of terrific pictures for keepsakes as well. What can I say - They have the BEST steaks...More

2  Thank cableladee1
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

super friendly and fast service, brilliabt food cooked to perfection. i recommend the crab cake, porterhouse for two, filet mignon.

2  Thank twittebrock
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I've visited all the Morton's steakhouse in USA cities I've been. This in San Diego is one of the best. Great meat: ribeye, cajun and filet mignon, perfectly cooked as requested. What about the desserts: wow!!!!! Cheesecake and Hot chocolate cake delicious. Good choice of...More

1  Thank Ruggero57
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Had the Cajun Rib eye .... medium rare, with horse radish mashed potatoes. If you like slightly spicy food, this combination is the bomb! I normally don't do well with dessert but the chocolate soufflé was beyond amazing! The service was amazing and the overall...More

1  Thank Alex G
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Morton's is Morton's. One of the best steak restaurant in USA. I recomend the NY Strip, medium well.

1  Thank Juan S
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I decided to go with my family at night and we arrived one hour before closing. My father ordered a drink and they never brought it. The service was really bad however, the food was really good. I recommend the crab cakes and the NY...More

1  Thank Ana Pau M
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The food here was absolutely amazing, a little pricey, but well worth it they. the portions were decent. the drinks were definitely worth it. only thing that I did not like was the lighting was a little dark-wish it was a little brighter in there

1  Thank kellyab0143
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Response from Lisa P | Reviewed this property |
Yeah sorry been offline. Yes I would dress smart and you'll be fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 80
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 J St, San Diego, CA 92101-6828
    (2nd & 3rd Streets)
  • Public Transportation: Trolley stop
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-696-3369
Morton's The Steakhouse, the nation's premier steakhouse group, specializes in classic, hearty fare, serving generous portions of USDA prime aged beef, as well as fresh fish, lobster and chicken entrees. The menu, which is the same at all locations, features a variety of favorite cuts, including a 24 ounce porterhouse, which is the house specialty; a 16 ounce New York Strip and a 12 ounce double cut filet.
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