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1404 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014-2599
+1 858-755-1660
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drinks and appetizers with a friend. Drinks were good and stout. Atmosphere was really nice and staff were friendly. Will definitely go back. Had a great time.

Thank Kathy M
Del Mar, California
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Goes with the track. Been around forever, and so has the decor and the menu. An old favorite for many. Best if you want prime rib, a burger, or a beef sandwich with several cocktails. Very dark inside. Kind of like a speak easy...

Thank Lynne D
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2017

This 1960s restaurant has kept the faith. The decor/ambiance is just like it was when Bully's first opened. This is not a place for vegans or for those who have red meat fears. This a full throttle place to get you "real meat" cravings out of the way. They have a full bar and the wine list is good. A... More 

Thank Jim R
Darlington, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

Ok - so the hotel recommended this place and on arrival I ordered the prime rib which is the 'best in San Diego' - oh dear, poor San Diego... 1st - if this is 'the best' (I really hope it isn't and that says a lot given I'm from the uk) 2nd -I really don't get why anyone would come... More 

Thank Andy W
Hermosa Beach
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2017

This is an affordable and comfortable restaurant. It is dark and friendly but the food is quite good. The split pea soup was delicious. The prime rib is excellent. The bread is warm.

Thank Curtis R
Mukilteo, Washington, United States
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

First off the food and friendly service and old school charm brings me coming back to this location and the Mission Valley location. If you have read some of my reviews I am from San Diego & have been going back every few months for 17 years. I sold my house and was on a trip to celebrate my birthday... More 

Thank catchasunset
Los Angeles, California
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106 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

Bully's has been in Del Mar for years. It's still has good food. The staff are very nice and good service. Great Beef Ribs!

Thank TNoel44
San Diego, California
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164 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

And dining at this establishment for a very long time and it's been pretty much consistent from day one. I love the prime rib it's nice and rare very hot horseradish and a decent potato. I really believe they need to add a large baked potato they give you a pretty small one . If they could do one thing... More 

Thank Neillibin
Cottonwood, Arizona
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58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

The prime rib place to go. This time-honored place has not changed since the 60s and it is still a full house on Saturdays. Good food, good wine, good ambiance.

Thank Gary J
San Diego, California
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111 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

Dinning with a large group of friends, 14, for dinner. The calamari appetizer was a large portion and very tasty. Good service, food was only average. I ordered Seared Scallops and received scallops in a light watery tomato sauce, taste was good but not seared as listed and the potatoes were cold . My friend ordered the prim rib, received... More 

Thank Emory B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1404 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014-2599
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 858-755-1660

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?