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8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
+1 858-459-0040
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Fort Collins, CO
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29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

Cody's is a fine little place with good food in a nice location. It has a very pleasant outdoor space where you can enjoy the lovely weather of La Jolla. One complaint prevents me from giving it 5 stars - the loud music blaring on the patio. Why is this necessary? If you're going to Cody's for a nice, relaxing... More 

Thank bobbanta
Pine Beach, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Great spot for brunch. Great food, friendly staff, great view. Menu offers a wide variety of choices.

Thank D M
San Clemente, California
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

This is a great place for breakfast. It is a little hard to find parking, but it is worth the effort and walk to enjoy this restaurant. The patio has a very nice view to the main beach area. The menu is a very nice mix of items - breakfast and lunch items severed at the same time - so... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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192 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Come early. Very, very popular for breakfast, but worth the wait for an outdoor table. It is one of the best California breakfast spots and California's main meal seems to be breakfast. Bring your appetite. Enjoy

Thank BayHeadTravelinBear
La Jolla, California, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I lunch here often since it is right across the street from my office. It is in the heart of the Village right across the street from the Historic La Valencia Hotel. It is a causal, comfortable reasonably priced restaurant with a great beach atmosphere. The food is very good and reasonably priced. The burger is excellent and led to... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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116 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Cody's was busy but very efficient at getting folks to tables. The staff was very friendly and very welcoming to your pup. A bowl of water waiting and they even have a doggie menu (BTW, he loved the bowl of scrambled eggs!). We will visit again.

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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

They call them spritzers and serve them in mason jars - we had lemon & thyme and peach & mint - yummy!!! Cali omlette (bacon cheddar avocado) and huevos rancheros (fried eggs black beans taco chips cheddar salsa) were fantastic. Service outstanding with very helpful guidance and suggestions. Outdoor seating on a hill overlooking the ocean. Good times!

Thank ssdLongislandny
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109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Cody's has an excellent location with a great view of Scripps park and the water. And though the food served is good--decently presented and flavored, well prepared, and tasty--the menu is surprisingly limited in scope, and with prices that probably touch the higher side in La Jolla for similar selections. That said, the food really is quite good; and though... More 

Thank Homepete
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Cody's is a good spot for a quick breakfast or lunch. It has a comfortable atmosphere with a great view of the beach. It's a breakfast hotspot so be prepared for a little wait in the Morning. The food is good and priced reasonably. I had the crab cake Benedict which was awesome.

Thank travelinBPA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Took 3 kiddos while we were visiting La Jolla. The patio is very nice and the service was excellent. My kids enjoyed the French Toast. My 10 year old ordered the 1/2 size of the adult French Toast and it was GIANT and very tasty. I ordered the fish & chips. They were nicely fried and not too greasy. A... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, 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
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?