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Alfonso's of la Jolla- MOVED

1251 Prospect St., La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92075
+1 619-454-2232
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“guacamole” (10 reviews)
“flan” (4 reviews)
“quesadilla” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1251 Prospect St., La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92075
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Reviewed September 21, 2016

Great to see Alfonso's move from La Jolla to Solana Beach. We ordered a side of guacamole to start with their great chips, The guacamole was excellent. I ordered the Chile Relleno & Carne Asada Taco combination, the Chile Relleno is the best in town...More

Thank 797jeff
Reviewed August 30, 2016

First of all, let me inform those locals and visitors, who sorely miss the old establishment in La Jolla, that it has relocated to Solana Beach, at the address of 437 So. Highway 101, Suite 301. Now, for those of us who for decades enjoyed...More

2  Thank voiceman46
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Food was excellent. Ambiance was great but apparently we were seated at the forgotten table. Everyone seated after us had their food long before we even ordered. We had to stop someone every time we needed something to get water...to order...to get refills...to get the...More

Thank Heather K
Reviewed August 16, 2016

An icon of La Jolla dining for many, many years--so sad to see Alfonso's say "Adios"--you will be missed!

Thank BillyBob66
Reviewed August 16, 2016

This restaurant is no longer in La Jolla, I believe they moved to Del Mar. Food was fair not great, might try the new location but not sure

Thank rebecarpisces
Reviewed August 3, 2016

TrIed the new location in Solana Beach and was not impressed. Skimpy sides and over cooked chicken. Generous glass of wine. Don't think I'll be going back anytime soon. Never went to La Jolla location so can't compare.

Thank Marylyn R
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This is a great restaurant. Alfonso's used to be located in La Jolla but relocated to Solana Beach. The salsa served with chips is tasty. We had fish tacos (combination #2) and rolled tacos (combination #4). The beans and rice are awesome. We also had...More

Thank M2white
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

After 45 years in downtown La Jolla, Alfonso's of La Jolla has relocated to Solano Beach on the Coast Highway. New location, now look, same gracious owner (who walks the floor and chats with his guests) and wonderful Mexican cuisine. We sat outside on a...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed July 9, 2016

I was a regular at Alfonso's in La Jolla and was expecting them to open in Solana Beach. We visited last week, and the place is just amazing, the decoration and layout is trendy and beautiful...the food delicious as ever.We'll be visiting for special ocassion...More

Thank Katia M
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Opened only 14 days ago in Solana Beach. Nice atmosphere & comfortable dining. We enjoyed a late lunch & service was attentive & friendly. Location is near the beach & easy walking distance from beach condos & hotels. My Baja burrito was full of tasty...More

Thank KahunaVentura_CA
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$20 - $20
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1251 Prospect St., La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92075
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 619-454-2232
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