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8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
+1 858-459-0040
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (95 reviews)
“lobster roll” (84 reviews)
“french toast” (144 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 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic breakfast experience!! Friendly service and amazing healthy food choices. I had a vegetarian hash with an egg on top and a blackberry thyme spritzer!! So good. My son had a fried chicken on an herbed biscuit with a fried egg on too, he loved...More

Thank beach_mom_leesburg
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Friendly service , we all ordered differently Lobster roll , fish tacos , crab cakes and a prawn and beef salad it was all very tasty and fairly priced

Thank Brat6861
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Located just up from the cove this quaint restaurant has terrific food. Sitting on the patio allows for people watching, it also comes with dog watching as several other guest had their four legged pets with them. A different experience, good way to start the...More

Thank NormLWat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cody's is a small restaurant serving breakfast and lunch in a great location close to the La Jolla cove. The menu has a wide variety, and the items we've tried were flavorful and tastefully presented. Despite these strong points, the portions tend to be small...More

Thank DelLosAngeles
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place gets breakfast! Amazing food, great service, fast, clean and friendly. I will return next time in La Jolla.

Thank kachikis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've visited this place quite a few times- when we take our puppy for a walk in La Jolla. They have a doggie menu! She loved her breakfast omelette - and we enjoyed all of our choices as well. Great place for breakfast and lunch...More

Thank Marianna I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Cody's a few times before and can't fault the food, location or staff. This time we did notice add ons were on the pricy side. Small kids lemonade $4.50 (and it was small) same again with kids orange juice $5.00. My wife had...More

Thank ScotSatVIP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The fish tacos were delicious (although, our waiter asked if we wanted avacado , and we said of course, but he didn't disclose the $2.50 upcharge!) the fish and chips was undercooked, the coleslaw was under seasoned! The music inside was entirely too loud, but...More

Thank gmckearin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch there today. Young lady who seated us was friendly, our server was horrible. He was rude and we were obviously intruding on his day. We ordered two salads, a burger and drinks. Our bill was $90!!!! Food was okay, but definitely not $90...More

Thank JJR7436
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As evidenced by the long lines on Sunday, it is worth the wait. Either inside or outside is pleasant and the wait staff is great. The food is terrific. 👍🌟

Thank mackanna
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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
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
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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