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Ocean Terrace and George's Bar

1250 Prospect St, San Diego, CA
858-454-4244
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Ranked #113 of 4,044 restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Ivanhoe
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English first
Clearwater, Florida
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

George's Ocean Terrace is simply fabulous. Whenever we're in San Diego, we make a point to visit. Their halibut special and ceviche are mouth watering (literally, I am sitting here salivating over them)! Their menu is filled with delicious food, we have never had a bad meal. The views from the Terrace are beautiful, especially if you can time your... More

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Eagle Pass, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Visited Georges over the 4th of July weekend, the terrace has amazing views. Service is outstanding drinks served right on time. The food is great, the fish taco order can you an extra taco. Apparently the chef loves Halibut so much that it has been the Special a year after my first visit. Desert menu is great

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Glendale, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

George's Ocean Terrace is fabulous. I love coming here whenever I take a trip to San Diego, this is our stop on our way home, the best thing is the kindness of the staff. The girls at the front desk are so friendly and warm. Our waiter was genuinely a sweetheart. The food is great, the drinks are awesome!! I... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We've been in San Diego for a number of days and wanted to end our visit with a special dinner and sunset view. We chose this amongst many, many options. When we got there, we missed out on first try at locating the entrance, as it is one of many, all at about the same location. We finally located the... More

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Big Bear Lake, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

This is one of my favorite spots to visit in La Jolla. They have consistent food that isn't too overpriced for the views you get while eating your meal. They are always busy on the weekends so prepare to have a bit of a wait for a table. This is not the place to go with a big group either.... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Loved the octopus salad, fresh fish and great service! All of the entrees were cooked to perfection. Chef accommodated gluten free without any issues. Will return next time we're in town!

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Litchfield, Connecticut
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I was visiting San Diego a couple weeks ago and had dinner here with some friends on a Saturday afternoon. Service and food were very good. I think my friends will return again now that they know about it. (My husand and I try to visit here when we are in town.) My only issue is that there is a... More

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Manchester,UK
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91 reviews 91 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

the day started sunny but by the time we had arrived at La Jolla the fog had rolled in.Determined,like many others,to eat on the terrace we braved the elements with a little help from the staff who provide the blankets.Excellent fish in what I am told is a restaurant with fabulous views.Can't wait to go back to see them.

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philadelphia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

Always a must when visiting this San Diego environs. Most delicious meal we have had during our winter vacation this year. The waiter was excellent, courteous, friendly, attentive, and knowledgeable, making good suggestions. The patio setting overlooking the Pacific is lovely and the chairs and tables of higher quality than typical outdoor furniture. The ample presence of heaters kept the... More

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Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Great local bar and restaurant. Good food, great local bar scene, nice atmosphere and location. Would recommend.

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