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8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
+1 858-459-0040
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (102 reviews)
“lobster roll” (90 reviews)
“fish and chips” (76 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
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Reviewed today via mobile

I was solo visiting La Jolla and this was a cute spot to relax and read my book. It was an easy walk from Children’s Pool where the seals are. It seemed a bit expensive, but I enjoyed it. I had an ok cup of...More

Thank UNCgrad08
Reviewed 6 days ago

Was there Sunday for breakfast with about 9 others. None of us drank and the bill was over 250.00. I chose the bacon and cheese omlet. Not just bacon and cheese, it came with mashed potatoes and some kind of artichoke plus guacamole on top....More

Thank SVenghaus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have returned time and time again. Best French toast I have ever had. Great quick service and view of the children's cove park area!

Thank rgdavis91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great meal here on a day trip to La Jolla recently. We stumbled upon it while walking around decided to give it a try. It's SO CUTE! It's an old house converted to a restaurant on the hill with a great patio...More

Thank Orangepeel107
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place with very good food. We really enjoyed the view. Outside seating was great. Service was very good and quick.

Thank Igorek007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant with some nice outdoor seating. Wife had the beet salad and I did the French toast which came highly recommended. Beet salad was very good but the French toast was unbelievable. Service was good.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Cute outside elevated patio, fantastic for people watching. Best spritzers in the world! The food seasoned perfectly and reasonably priced.I was tempted to eat there twice but was only staying overnight.

Thank Tourmalinequeen
Reviewed April 30, 2018

My husband and I traveled to La Jolla for a birthday celebration weekend and Codys was highly recommended to us. The food was delicious and we ended up dining twice - breakfast and lunch. I ate the American breakfast twice - potatoes, eggs and fruit...More

Thank GB A
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Perfect location, stellar service and good food! Our friends love this place and we can see why. This is a must eat and pet friendly too!

Thank SusanBretired
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Love this place. Christian, one of the employees that works here, was super nice and friendly. Highly recommended.

Thank Mohammed H
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Questions & Answers
May 11, 2016|
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Response from joaniej57 | Reviewed this property |
It's awesome... full bar... and I think they accommodate ;)
Kelly L
September 11, 2015|
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Response from xsdv8 | Reviewed this property |
When I was there in early August 2015, they did have it. The table next to us had one and it looked delicious!
July 18, 2015|
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Response from dmant | Reviewed this property |
I don't know myself, but I bet if you call Cody's they will be very happy to help you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-459-0040
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Cody's La Jolla is a casual, all american seaside restaurant. Enjoy a fabulous brunch on our ocean view patio with friends while sipping one of our famous champagne spritzers. Known for our french toast, benedicts, lobster roll and fish and chips, Cody's has built a loyal following of locals and tourists alike. Visit us today to experience for yourself!
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