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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%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (102 reviews)
“lobster roll” (88 reviews)
“french toast” (146 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
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Reviewed June 3, 2016

Cody's is such a delight! It is situated on a hill just a few steps from the beautiful grassy park of La Jolla Cove. It has the feel of a cute cottage with several tables on the patio, most have a view of the ocean....More

Thank Celeste T
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Great view and great food!!!!! Amazing place when thinking about brunch. I've had the chilaquiles and the lobster roll and they both are my favorite!!!! Great service but the only thing is the wait, in Sunday's you need to be there early otherwise you will...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed May 31, 2016

First, Best Breakfast EVER!! I had the "Awesome" french toast and it was exactly that! My companions had the American Breakfast and the Sandy Chicken ciabatta and were both happy with their meals. We also ordered 3 of the spritzers and each tried all of...More

Thank Beanz22
Reviewed May 30, 2016

I had a table on the patio with a great view of the ocean. The service was friendly and prompt. The food very high quality.

Thank SteveNScottsdale
Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Being not from So Cal I can't get excited over this place. The location is fantastic and the food is acceptable and presented very nicely. But the place is kind of dumpy...old...cramped...you sit about an inch from other tables. Apparently people wait to get in...More

Thank turtleminn
Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Love this place! Great food, great atmosphere, great value for money. If you have to queue, just do it, it's worth the wait.

Thank EngageBristol
Reviewed May 29, 2016

A really nice and enjoyable place for breakfast on the patio. Just one block up from Scripp's park, Cody's, offers great views while dining. The service was very good and very friendly. I had the chicken and biscuits and my wife had a BLT. Both...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Our first time at this beachy, casual spot. Good service and the best fish and chips ever. Beet and goat cheese salad topped with grilled shrimp was quite tasty. We will be back.

Thank Leslie L
Reviewed May 26, 2016

Wonderful little restaurant. Outdoor seating and you can bring your well-behaved dog. The food is delicious--from omelets to sandwiches to salads!

Thank Laura W
Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Cody"s makes ok average breakfast. Nothing fancy but solid american way. Very crowdy place, Spectacular view and nice people. Very close to the Cove.

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