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2152 Avenida de La Playa, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3214
+1 858-454-8038
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Atlanta, Georgia
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Burgers are best "charbroiled" on a cast iron grill, which is what Jeff's uses. They also other options on sandwiches, including pastrami. I asked if they could make a burger with pastrami on it and they were more than willing to do so even if it wasn't on the menu.

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Thank ToaderSchmode
San Diego, California
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121 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We found Jeff's Burgers because of a list of the Top Burgers in San Diego. It's easy to see why it made the list, and we'll go back!

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Thank Darrell92104
La Jolla, California
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398 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

It has been years since I visited Jeff's. I forgot how good it is. It is situated in the La Jolla Shores Village area, parking is usually difficult. It has been here for at least a decade. At least

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Gilbert, Arizona
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Went snorkeling in La Jolla with my children and happened upon this restaurant thereafter. The burgers and fries were amazing and the prices very reasonable for La Jolla. Definitely recommend this place for a burger after a day in the sun.

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Thank lynn a
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Char grilled burgers, best ever! Reasonably price only 4.95, fresh hot French fries, made to order. Will not be disappointed

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Thank Melodie R
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104 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We popped in here after a Kayak tour for a quick bite before hitting the beach again. I am such a germaphobe so it totally grossed me out looking at the cleanliness of the joint. It was not very clean. I was ready to walk but my husband thought otherwise. I did eat the burger and it was good but... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

We ate at Jeff's twice during a recent visit to LJ - both times bc we were next door at Bike and Kayak. It's a great, casual place to enjoy a good burger at a good price. We didn't try the fries, but the onion rings were good!

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Thank Elizabeth D
Atlanta
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162 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016

Just a couple of blocks off the beach, good beach food, reasonable prices, very low key, beach attire OK. Burgers were good, nothing super fantastic but worth a stop if in the area.

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Thank TheAntiTourist
San Diego, California
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123 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

Just walk from the beach... from beautiful La Jolla Shores Beach... walk a block to Jeff's Burgers and enjoy the best cheeseburger or hamburger or grilled cheese that just tastes like summer! The guys who work at Jeff's are so easy going and they handle the gzillion orders that just keep coming through! Burgers, fries, chicken, ice cream, shakes... just... More 

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Thank 2beans2000
Saint Louis, Missouri
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

Ordered a cheeseburger and fried, not complicated. The burger was awesome, fries were equally tasty, it wasn't a long wait and it's very close to the beach.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2152 Avenida de La Playa, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3214
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-8038

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?