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The Hake

1250 Prospect St Ste B10, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3618
+1 858-454-1637
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1250 Prospect St Ste B10, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3618
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place for a special dinner - we loved the inventive seafood dishes and good wine list while watching the seals on the rocks below and watching the sun set. Not the cheapest - a reasonable sized, not excessive, dinner with a couple of...More

Thank Sally_Henley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hake was within walking distance of our hotel. We were able to get in with no reservation after a bit of a wait. Cocktail, wine and beer list very good. My husband and I shared the shrimp and pork tamale cauliflower frites and the...More

Thank brown_okstate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought we had it covered! After speaking with the hostess about the view at sunset, checking the weather forecast, and having our hotel make the reservation for us to improve our chances of getting a window table, we arrived to find no record of...More

Thank MandB56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a beautiful sunset while dining on wonderful seafood dishes. The two of us shared the grilled octopus small plate - it wasn't that small - and the sea bass entree that was the fish of the day on this day. Although the ingredients...More

Thank Luckylibrarian13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're in the mood for a great seafood dinner with views of the Cove and the ocean this is your spot. Located directly above the seals in La Jolla, the service here stood out as did the menu and food preparation. Try the chorizo...More

1  Thank AHSteinberg
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Spent the evening surprised and impressed. Delicious food with beautiful presentation, excellent service, great views. I look forward to frequenting this place and bringing out-of-town friends here to treat them to a memorable dining experience.

Thank SoCalQTPie
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Outstanding service, exceptional menu and great views make for a delightful dining experience. Don't miss this one.

Thank ken h
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

We were re-directed to Hake after a resto down the street, advertised as one of San Diego's best, put us in a 1.5 hr waitlist. We were welcomed in a beautifully decorated room to a spectacular view of the setting sun, and a menu that...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Just called din for a cooling drink, luckily got a seat with a window view, so relaxing. Staff were informative and friendly advising on drinks and also general chat. Nice atmosphere, would recommend a visit.

Thank MagnaFox
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner here during a stay in la jolla. The food was very good with a wide menu choice. The views looked amazing albeit we weren't in a window seat. The staff were brilliant and our waiter took us through the whole menu...More

Thank Bridtoltobyk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 Prospect St Ste B10, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3618
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-1637
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Happy Hour Every Day From 4 - 7 pm

The Hake offers a seafood-focused menu with global touches, plus signature cocktails
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