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Chocolat Cremerie

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509 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Springfield, New Jersey
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Rude Staff, Limited Flavors, No toppings and HUGE PRICES My husband stopped in, after dinner, for gelato. The staff is unbearably rude, as if they are doing you a favor to wait on you. You get a taste of a flavor only if you really insist. The flavor selection is rather limited. When I asked for chopped nuts, they looked... More 

Thank Ilana S
Ventura, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place ever!!!😉 Good customer service and the food is delicious. I really recommend it. Best crepes in So Cal.

Thank LuzEscobar
Dallas, Texas
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86 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You order your food and then sit, GREAT food and very reasonable prices despite being at the Gaslamp. The chestnut pancake and the tiramisu pancake were delicious. Are the seat covers cow skin, they could not tell?

Thank elturcogrande
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I loved the gelato here, I even went back a 2nd time to try another flavor. Each time the staff was less than enthusiastic about their job and the flavor options. Sucks to have great cream and bad ppl promoting it.

Thank Priceal
York Haven, Pennsylvania
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216 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

Unbelievable gelato, many favors to choose from. Not inexpensive but well worth the money. Nice stop after eating in the Gaslamp

Thank Gary S
Carlsbad, California
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Love this place, good lunch spot for me. I'm always surprised that there isn't a longer line. During Comic-Con was packed. Food is already fresh no matter who I've eaten here with likes it. They actually turn on the ac a bit on the hot days which was why I left burger lounge today and came here. The gelato is... More 

Thank ljtea1
Spring, Texas
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

The Crepes & Gelato were tasty! Didn't care for the chocolate cheesecake. Got our stuff to-go and the crepes were still enjoyable. Seating is cute on inside. Would be a sweet little after dinner date place for dessert.

Thank Kwhittenberg
San Diego, California
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61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

When we arrived here there was a line of patrons extending to the door, but the line moved quickly. On this second visit we shared a banana-chocolate crepe and delicious creamy ice cream. The crepe was light and the ingredients fresh. Parking can be a problem in this area of town but the fabulous desserts will be your reward!

Thank CAPoppy28
Columbia, Missouri
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174 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

One of my favorite morning dishes is Eggs Benedict and the one served up a the "Chocolat Cremerie" has to be one of the best I've had at a restaurant. We enjoyed both the 'Spinach & Ham" and the "Portobello Mushroom" for breakfast and can certainly recommend these to anyone visiting this location.

Thank Kieran1515
Charleston, South Carolina
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Wow... my husband and I went to Chocolat in the late morning for a brunch-ish meal. I got a rosemary chicken crepe with gruyere and grilled zucchini. He had the imported ham panini. We both got coffees, too, and were pleasantly surprised at how delicious and smooth they were. The desserts were every bit as divine. I had the Nutella... More 

Thank pipnwig

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 619.238.9400

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