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Harbor House Restaurant

831 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 232-1141
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Ranked #862 of 4,125 Restaurants in San Diego
Price range: $20 - $20
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood, Bar, Fish & Chips
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Seaport Village
Description: The Harbor House opened in 1980, and serves fresh fish, shellfish, premium steaks and local draft beers. We offer informal dining upstairs and on the outside decks as well as tablecloth/quiet dining downstairs. Come and enjoy our great city and harbor views. Walking distance from the San Diego Convention Center, we are an ideal spot for banquets and private events.
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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133 reviews 133 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

A rare, rainy day in San Diego found us ducking into the Harbor House for lunch, and we're glad we did. Great harbor view. Good service. Tasty food. A little pricy, but hey, you're in Seaport Village on the harbor--what did you expect? Worth the trip! And they validate parking.

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Austin, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

We had lunch and the quality was descent but the portions were very small for the price. Nice view, but a typical tourist trap.

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Phoenix, Arizona
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We decided to go here because of the fresh fish selection. I have food sensitivities, and grilled fish is always a safe bet for me. However, the fish selection online was different than the fish selection at the restaurant. Therefore, I was a bit disappointed they didn't have the seabass or halibut. The waiter was willing and able to make... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

Very nice place. Upstairs dining offers a great view of the harbor. We got the sunset view and it was amazing. We had fish n chips. Was very good. Server was friendly and seemed to know about harbor traffic and the different boats n ships in the harbor. Would recommend to harbor visitors.

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Springfield, Ohio
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326 reviews 326 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The best thing about this place is the nice view of the bay. The wait staff was very good and the menu had lots of choices. I had the cioppino and it was good but not spectacular. The fish in it was good but the broth was a little B flat. My wife liked her fish and chips but thought... More 

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Apple Valley, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

This is a great place to eat in Seaport Village. They have inside dining or outdoor dining on a covered patio surrounded by glass walls. They have great heaters to keep you warm and toasty in the winter. We ate on the patio for dinner one night in December. Great birds eye view of the people below as well as... More 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

My wife were on vacation in San Diego and went to the harbor to try the Duck tour. While waiting for the tour we decided to have lunch at the Harbor House. Good decision. Our waitress was very helpful and friendly. The manager also stopped by to make sure Everything was ok which it was. My wife had the fish... More 

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southern california
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Beautiful bay view while eating fish and chips and shrimp and scampi fettuccini.....doesn't get better than that! Absolutely delicious and the atmosphere was lovely. We didn't want to leave!

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Peachtree City, Georgia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We decided to book here during a shopping visit in the Seaport District on Dec 30. We had a table by the window upstairs. The view of the bay was spectacular. We shared a dozen raw oysters...very good. I had the Lobster Bisque and Wedge Salad. My wife had the She Crab Soup and Salad... all were outstanding. The experience... More 

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Corona, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Arrived about 3:00 on Dec. 30th which was a cold and rainy day. Sat by the window and watch people as the walked in the light rain. We had lunch and my wife enjoyed a martini. The food was very good. She had the lettuce wedge while I had the Mediterranean Chicken Wrap which was just a tad dry. We... More 

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Additional Information about Harbor House Restaurant

Address: 831 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
Phone Number: (619) 232-1141
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
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
Average Prices: USD 20 - 20
Cuisine: Seafood, Bar, Fish & Chips

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