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Pamplemousse Martini
Absolut ruby red grapefruit, cointreau, fresh grapefruit juice and lemon juice served with a sugared rim
Pamplemousse Margarita
Cazadores tequila, fresh squeezed grapefruit juice, cointreau, fresh lime, salted rim
Lady Luck Martini
Stolichnaya raspberry, muddled fresh blackberries, cointreau and fresh lime
Track-Side Lemonade
Buffalo trace bourbon, cointreau, house made lemonade
Cosmo Bellini
Grey goose, white peach puree, cranberry juice, fresh lime and champagne
Have it your way
Up or on the rocks
Hendricks Gin, Muddled Fresh Cucumbers, Squeeze of Fresh Lemon
Acai Martini
Absolut acai, pama liquor, muddled blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, with fresh lime
$35 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Contemporary
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Private Dining
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Reviewed September 24, 2019

Went there for San Diego Restaurant Week, hence the courses offered might not be completely representative of the establishment. Reception and service were good. Quality of the course choices varied summing in a three star rating. For starters, Kim Chee Seafood Martini was blunt while...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 21, 2019 via mobile

Went there to celebrate a friends birthday. She was 94, and had always wanted to go as she had passed the restaurant many times when attending Delmar races and was our host for the evening. On arriving the decor was underwhelming and the wine store...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 8, 2019

We returned after being away for several years, due to no longer being in the area. This place is still excellent and has the same comfortable ambiance. Very good noise control. The food was excellent as always. The grilled veal chop was superb. Of special...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 8, 2019

It's been several years since we last ate here and it remains one of the best restaurants in San Diego. There is an excellent choices of starters and appetizers along with many main courses and daily specials. Everything is delicious and well presented. The services...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed June 19, 2019

Great cocktails and martinis at the bar. You can eat at the bar if you are a single traveler or visitor. Excellent service. Make sure to make reservation as iti is often busy. Close to the race track in an office complex. Easy parking. Excellent...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed April 5, 2019

Great food, very creative and tasty, but beware of 4% "benefit" surcharge on all bills. Why not just build into the price? Great service and little piggie cookies at the end of the meal.

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed March 22, 2019

Pamplemousse Grille has stand the test of time and is still one of my favourite restaurants in San Diego. Service is good and so is the food. You get their signature pig cookies at the end. Great meal!

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

The food here was amazing from the appetizer to the dessert. We split the trio appetizer that had tuna, lobster salad and something else. The lobster salad was amazing. I had the pamplemousse martini which was fabulous. Grapefruit lovers should definitely order this. My meal...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed February 13, 2019

We loved dining here last night. The atmosphere was perfect for visiting and enjoying a wonderful dinner. The dishes were well presented, the flavors blended well and the portions were large. You need 20 minutes to go through the wine list, it is long and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed January 31, 2019

Dined here during recent restaurant week and ordered off the special menu. Appetizer and main course dishes were well presented but lacked flavor. Duck confit was supposed to have cherry balsamic glaze, and could taste neither until wait staff brought a small cup of the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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I can't say if they specifically have gluten free menu items, however they are extremely amenable and willing to customize your meal depending on your taste or dietary preferences.
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