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Gulf Coast Grill

4130 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92103-2511
619-546-7100
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Ranked #1,603 of 3,981 restaurants in San Diego
Price range: $18 - $35
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole, Mexican, Seafood
Most recent review
- Aug 23, 2012
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English first
Horizon City, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

This place is one of my most favorite places in San Diego! If you are a Blues & Jazz music listener, this place has that, awesome happy hour appetizers and reasonable drink specials, all under this roof!! I give this place 5 stars!!

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San Diego, California
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81 reviews 81 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

nice surprise with tasty food, lots of fresh fish

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San Diego, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2010

Cajun food in San Diego? Yes! Wonderful atmosphere--decorations, music, layout such that it's not too crowded, not too loud, but buzzing with friendly people. Service excellent but not overbearing with a choice of sitting indoors or the outdoor patio. Hushpuppies, gumbo, jambalaya, blackened fish or chicken were done very well. If you like it more spicy, they have a chili... More

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El Cajon
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2010

Whether you decide on a hurricane or go for the awesome catfish, you wil not be disappointed. I actually lived in Baton Rouge and I can be quite skeptical reagarding so called Cajun Restaurants. This place reminds me of Drucilla's in the Red Stick City. Loved the service, met the owner and his wife who did whatever possible to make... More

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2010

A classy but casual place with great blues playing in the background. We love the chowder and hushpuppies most, like no other. Entrees are a touch pricey but what I have had was very good. Nice bar plus outdoor dining if you like. One of our favorite places.

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San Diego, CA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2009

I read a review that said this place was under new management and was horrified because I used to be a regular when I lived around the corner. My husband and I went to have our usual 2 bowls of chowder an appetizer and a dessert and it was the same as always! The chowder is amazing! Not not any... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2008

Great chicken skewers but only Kenwood wine on happy hour menu.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2008

The catfish is amazing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2008

Great Food, good service, ask for the secret habanero sauce for your jambalaya.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2008

Expensive but the food was pretty good and the happy hour prices were a much better deal. I had the ribs and the hush puppies.

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