Best Food in San Diego


From local institutions to notable newcomers, get ready to eat your way through San Diego with this list of top restaurants and must-try menus.

Sushi Ota

Sushi • Pacific Beach

Food29 Decor16 Service21 Cost$49
MARKET Restaurant + Bar

Californian • Del Mar

Food28 Decor23 Service26 Cost$69

French • La Jolla

Food28 Decor21 Service26 Cost$61
Pamplemousse Grille

French • Solana Beach

Food27 Decor22 Service26 Cost$71

French • Escondido

Food27 Decor23 Service24 Cost$49
Ruth's Chris Steak ...

Steakhouse • Carmel Valley

Food27 Decor24 Service26 Cost$71
Ruth's Chris Steak ...

Steakhouse • Downtown

Food27 Decor24 Service26 Cost$71
Carnitas' Snack Shack ...

American • North Park

Food27 Decor17 Service22 Cost$15
Food27 Decor26 Service25 Cost$19

Gaslamp Quarter

Food27 Decor25 Service26 Cost$68
Donovan's Steak & Chop ...

Steakhouse • La Jolla

Food27 Decor25 Service26 Cost$68