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Extraordinary Desserts

2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
619-294-2132
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Ranked #57 of 4,125 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $10
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Dessert, Ice Cream
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We stopped by to take out 4 deserts which end up paying over $30 so it was not really cheap deserts. There were 2 women working but none of them were really friendly and helpful. You need to ask for their help otherwise they do not.

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Muskegon, Michigan
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We had sandwiches and salad and of course desert and were blown away!! The pesto and goat cheese grilled sandwich was delightful and very filling. My wife and I shared it in a combo with a salad so we could save room for desert. So many choices and sooo good!!

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Yonkers, New York
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This was an amazing dessert shop that everyone should try if you are a cake fan!!! These are some of the most beautiful yet still delicious cakes I've seen. Has a strawberry and guava cake slice and an all chocolate slice and both were just dreamy.

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Calexico, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The place in warm and cozy, the deserts are awesome! Beautiful presentation! Go early unless you want to wait a long line.

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Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

The food is really good in this place, specially the pastrami sanwich. The desserts are huge so it is good to share.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

ordered the chocolate/almond paste strudel...probably the best dessert ive ever eaten ordered the chocolate cake loaf ...it was good but i know they have better options very busy but they move pretty fast dont leave san diego without visiting extrodinary desserts it is the most AMAZING and DELICIOUS dessert ever they offer dinner but we didnt try it bc we... More 

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We waited in a long line, but it was totally worth it. We tried the chocolate croissant bread pudding, the blood orange ricotta cake, and an individual chocolate cheese cake. Everything was amazing! I could eat the bread pudding everyday. This is a must if you're eating desert in San Diego!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I'm not a big dessert lover but this boutique shop is a coffee and tea lovers dream. The desserts are beautiful, service is great and the atmosphere is romantic. I have been here many times and I have never been disappointed.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Had such a great time for my friend's birthday. We took her out in San diego for lunch and we did a beer tasting then ended the day with a visit to extraordinary desserts! Everyone got something different and we all shared. So much fun! Everything there was delicious!

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Xalapa, Mexico
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I went there with my parents and I may say the desserts are just delicios!! they didn't have the one I liked but there are so many options... they don't have that much food since their specialty are desserts.

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Additional Information about Extraordinary Desserts

Address: 2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
Phone Number: 619-294-2132
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: American, Dessert, Ice Cream

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