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Hexagone

#959 of 4,156 Restaurants in San Diego
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495 Laurel St, San Diego, CA 92101-1632 (5th Avenue)
619-236-0467
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Casual Dining

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Visitor rating
  • 38
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

We ate here during the week and made reservations for 6:45pm we started w 1 server for cocktails n for the first course...then told another server would be taking over cause her shift was over.I thought this waS strange not following thru ...food was good but I had to ask them to warm the bread,it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Donna C
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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101 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

We ate here during the week and made reservations for 6:45pm we started w 1 server for cocktails n for the first course...then told another server would be taking over cause her shift was over.I thought this waS strange not following thru ...food was good but I had to ask them to warm the bread,it came to table cold n... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

The food is okay, good really. Not worth the price. But you can see how the place is second rate and on its way down hill. Nice little wine bar. There are just too many good restaurants in SD to go to this one for anything but a drink and then only if it is convenient.

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San Diego
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We treated great friends to dinner on Valentine's evening. We were seated and then it took almost 30 minutes to get menus. When we arrived, the table was set for two people - we were four. Three times we asked for silverware, napkins, and bread plates for the other two people but didn't get them until food arrived. We were... More 

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New York City, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The atmosphere is pleasant but it doesn't hold up. Very frustrating slow service at a work lunch- an hour and a half. Request was ignored. One order was incorrect. The kitchen then prepared the dish but very poorly. This restaurant could very easily improve all these shortcomings.

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montreal
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32 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I did not eat in the main dining room, but the cozy bar is great for appetizers and drinks. Wine list by the glass is unremarkable , but still decent. Appetizers are really good,smallish, but reasonably priced and a good place to stop pre or post theatre, symphony or just for drinks and a snack. The fried artichoke hearts are... More 

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San Diego, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

My wife and I went there with some friends to try out their Restaurant Week menu. The food most definitely did not disappoint. Amazing in all regards. Their wine selection is ok by the glass, their bottle selection quite a bit better. They have a new parking garage which is nice for that area of town. The service for us... More 

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Descanso, CA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Slipped into Hexagone for an impromptu lunch with a friend on a weekday. The place was far from full with just a handful of tables in use and maybe that should have told us something. The gentleman who greeted us with a smile was pleasantly friendly and seated us right away, but unfortunately, he wasn’t our waiter. No - we... More 

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Chula Vista, California
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79 reviews 79 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

There is nothing better than spending a special occasion with friends. It is my birthday, so I selected this nice and cozy restaurant near Balboa Park to celebrate. We were a party of 6 and had a very nice table in the center of the restaurant. We perused the dinner menu after ordering our drinks. Our waiter was very friendly,... More 

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San Diego, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We dine here regularly, and have never been disappointed with a meal or the service provided. When Chantel is performing, it really is a night in Paris.

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Portola
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5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

We were here for a conference, staying with friends near Balboa park , and just searched for a nearby french cafe and discovered Hexagone. They gave us a perfect table for 3 and pleasantly controlled the AC for us. We ordered a perfect Sancerre and then tasty mussels, soups, and salads . Then duck, pastas and super deserts... Apple tarte... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 495 Laurel St, San Diego, CA 92101-1632
    (5th Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 619-236-0467

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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