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The Spot

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1005 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4147
+1 858-459-0800
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (46 reviews)
“garlic fries” (5 reviews)
“bison burger” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1005 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4147
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1 - 10 of 328 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have gone here for about 15 years. We are bar people and love the atmosphere at The Spot. The food is really good no matter what you order. The pizza is especially amazing.

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was pure luck (with some help from Google Maps) that we walked in for late night salads and pizza at The Spot. The thin crust pizza was generously topped, but not heavy & soggy. A thick crust version also is available. The arugla citrus...More

Thank DS1Arlington
Reviewed January 12, 2018

Okay food - hit and miss drinks - Servers are usually all really nice and do their best to be quick with your orders.

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Drop in here for dinner and drinks, the options on the menu were extremely well done the food was prepared perfectly. For staff and affordable.

Thank Just_Dog_Woof
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Great food with a variety of options! The food came out fairly quickly, and it was amazing! The staff team seemed very nice, and they tended to all of our needs. Nice job! Would recommend!

Thank MuchUsername
Reviewed December 17, 2017

Stopped in the to watch the World Series. Lots of fun. Good food, large menu. Service was very good. Mike our waiter was very helpful Location was perfect for us.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

Great location. The restaurant is very nice. Excellent service. Everything tastes amazing. Good drinks too.

Thank eduardops60
Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

We took our 7 and 10 yr old here on an early Monday evening. There was no wait and we were seated promptly. The waitress was very friendly and had suggestions on food and drinks. Because it was happy hour we had draft craft beer...More

Thank drewgrig
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Reasonably priced happy hour, including drinks and apps. Our server was excellent, efficient and pleasant. If you can find parking, this is a great place to stop for lunch or happy hour with apps in an area that can be very pricey.

Thank Lifeisonetrip
Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

Llama can’t tell the place is a restaurant we walked by twice interior Decour is kind of dated but not terrible. My daughter ordered adult mac & cheese which both of us agreed it was very good we ordered wings they were pretty good they...More

Thank Robert P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20 - $30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1005 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4147
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-459-0800
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