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The Shores Restaurant

8110 Camino Del Oro, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3108
+1 858-456-0600
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“butterfish” (7 reviews)
“salmon” (10 reviews)
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8110 Camino Del Oro, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3108
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Reviewed October 27, 2014

The Shores restaurant boast beautiful views of the beach and the ocean. The menu concentrates on the classics, as the clientele tends to be of an older and mature age. I found the service quite poor. Parking can be difficult in this part of La...More

Thank Thierry d
Reviewed October 15, 2014

Beautiful views of the beach and ocean, set in a very comfortable Southern California setting, with meals that are very good. Parking can be troublesome, but the restaurant and views easily make up for the hassle.

Thank Rick S
Reviewed September 28, 2014

We were the the San Diego area for a little get away during Resturant Week, we found a great meal with wine pairing at The Shores in La Jolla, right on the beach.. Had a great table for 2 at the window, server was a...More

Thank Pat H
Reviewed September 26, 2014

We had one good meal and one bad meal. The top sirloin was especially tough. I told my waitress and she didn't know what that meant.

Thank jack h
Reviewed August 31, 2014

We slurged and decided to have breakfast our first morning. The view of the beach, & delicious food was well worth the money spent.

1  Thank Bren406
Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

We came for breakfast and were disappointed. Menu is ordinary. Food was just ok. Breakfast cocktails were so-so. Extremely slow service. Interior needs to be updated and cleaned. Reminded me of a cafeteria at an old age home. The view of the beach was nice....More

1  Thank JAE2512
Reviewed July 14, 2014

The interior is quaint, very old and showing some wear...that said, it is fabulous food! We ate there twice in one week. You can sit and eat and watch the ocean and beach. The butterfish is quite nice as is the halibut. The "dynamite" sauce...More

1  Thank withoutscreenname
Reviewed July 8, 2014

The hotel is top notch, but the restaurant not so much. The food lacks imagination. The menu needs to cater to the guests. Burgers, seafood entrees, and a decent bar menu would be nice. The service is adequate but borderline poor. One person takes the...More

1  Thank Sasquatchonsugarlaof
Reviewed June 28, 2014

Very pleasantly surprised by the quality of food and service of the restaurant inside the Shores Hotel. Older beach front construction but wonderfully maintained. Staff were friendly and helpful. Menu and wine list, is limited but it was easy to find several items of interest....More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed June 17, 2014

This place is adjacent to the Shores Hotel and there really aren't any other restaurants within walking distance, that being said they kinda got ya. Bartender kinda rude, not friendly felt like we were bothering him. Dude you work on the beach. The food: all...More

Thank Deeogee33
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8110 Camino Del Oro, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3108
    (Avenida de la Playa)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-456-0600
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