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Chocolat Cremerie

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown
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509 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
+1 619-238-9400
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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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Calgary, Canada
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wouldn't stay its a great place to relax, it's small, a bit run down and service is so-so. but the crepes are good, and they have many flavors of gelato. it's a good place to stop for a quick bite.

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Thank LyndseyBelle
Gainesville, United States
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 22, 2017

The ice cream (gelato) was good. The prices were a little high and the staff wasn't unfriendly, but didn't go out of their way.

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Thank Heather H
Palm Desert, California
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Had a mixed berries crepe with a side of vanilla ice cream. It was a great alternative to same old traditional birthday cake. If I wasn't so full from the rest of the day, I would have tried other food as well. It all looks great. Will be back next time I'm in town. Cheers, everyone.

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Thank eandrade760
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

This little coffee house has great breakfasts! We enjoyed filled crepes and a croissant sandwich. Their croissants are homemade (and it shows!) and both the filled crepe and croissant were filling and delicious. The cappuccino was traditional (not sweet) and delicious, and the chocolate chai latte was absolutely delicious. Highly recommend!

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Thank patn03
Scottsdale, Arizona
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Service was great, gelato good worth the visit. We did not order anything but gelato so I cannot comment on the food. Portions very generous. Will visit again.

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Thank brg0329
Carrollton, TX
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2017

After we discovered Chocolat Cremerie on the third day we were in San Diego we went every day. I sure wish we had found it on the first day. The food was great but the gelato was spectacular. My sister kept going back to the tiramisu flavor but it was a tough decision. I'm going to have to go back... More 

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Thank NMTexan
Baltimore, Maryland
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 18, 2017

I love chocolate & they have it! Too many choices of gelato, but the best was caramel & chocolate! Had to have 2 flavors each visit. Pastry looked really good. Wait staff very helpful and friendly. Offered sample tastes and place to sit down & eat dessert.

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Thank sheilahsi
Vancouver, WA
2 reviews
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

I had the spicy chocolate gelato and coconut gelato. They were both excellent. The spicy chocolate had the nice sweet to spice ratio. The coconut had chunks of coconut. It was the perfect adult Mounds bar in a gelato. Just may go back the morning we leave for breakfast

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Thank Noblefir75
Long Beach, California
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed January 30, 2017

They had so much to choose from it was hard to decide what to go for! But I ended up trying 3 different flavors on they're ice cream and it was so good! They have food as well unfortunately we had just ate but will definitely come back when we visit SD again!

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Thank foolish_love
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174 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Our family stopped here after a movie matinee. This is a perfect location, walking distance to Hillcrest Cinema. There are some wonderful French food options like CREPES, but my husband went with the filling American PANCAKES with banana & macadamia nuts. My daughter & I had the NAPOLEON , which is delicious grilled cubes of eggplant, red peppers, portobello mushrooms... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
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: +1 619-238-9400

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