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The Land & Water Company

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Fri, 7/19
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed March 29, 2019

First the good. There is a roasted carrot appetizer that is to die for. I'm generally neutral to carrots, although I like them roasted or carmelized. These are roasted, soft, in a sweet sauce. Really terrific. There is also a salad - can't remember the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jpryorSD
Reviewed February 9, 2019

It is a bit pricey, but only slightly more than some other nice sushi restaurants, but Land & Water is better, so we think worth it. Having spent a number of years in Japan and very much enjoying the sushi there, we are well qualified...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Robin H
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Lived here four years and thought the building was a surf shop. Turns out there is a surf shop and also a very good Japanese style/Asian fusion restaurant. We love Japanese food and restaurant did not disappoint. Excellent sushi rolls. Not a huge menu, but...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LodiWineBob
Reviewed December 30, 2018

Even though a busy time of the year, the staff were always attentive, polite, and helpful. The focus of our dinner was largely Japanese (sashimi, sushi, sake), but still on a par with our favorite dedicated Japanese restaurants.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SanDiego_MK
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We visited Carlsbad 2 years ago and went to Land and Water company. Although the service was awesome and there were some stand out dishes we were reticent to go back, but we did and it was great! The service was awesome once again, but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lisabet O
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Being locals and hearing much about this place we had high expectations. Upon arriving we found that it is not an upscale restaurant as expected. There were actually picnic tables for people to sit at and some regular seating. The menu was very limited and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mgm1854
Reviewed July 1, 2018

I was not thrilled about eating here, we had three kids and I wasn't happy with the menu selection. Boy was I wrong! We had ordered the crispy chicken for our kids, it was so delicious we had to order more because I ate half...More

Date of visit: June 2018
4  Thank Napalovermelissa
Reviewed June 30, 2018

I have mixed feelings about writing this review because I don't want it to get so Busy ... but yet, I do! So, here it is! This place is AMAZING! First, the Libations! Bartender, Jamie rocks the house. Million Dollar Smile.... Million Dollar libations. Happy...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Lisandy777
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Loved this place! Sushi and service excellent! Fresh and delicious . Great location too. Very unique selections.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank turnthepaige3
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Stopped off enroute to travelling north up San Diego's coastline, had a few drinks but didn't eat. Apparently this has changed ownership and the new owners have made it somewhat of a success. Food is freshly-made in the bar kitchen by three chefs; it's possible...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Danielle G
August 20, 2018|
Response from SDNetGeek | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. I'd call them on 760-729-5263 and ask.
May 13, 2017|
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Response from UWLAW68 | Reviewed this property |
I do not have a printed menu. Large variety of small Asian dishes and sushi menu. Check the web site or call. Returning to Carlsbad in June and July and they will be on our list to visit. If weather permits outside patio is... More
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