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Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Menu

DINING SPECIALS‎
Try one of our daily seasonal specials
Summer daily delights | 5 – 9 pm veranda fireside lounge & restaurant
6.00
Brew & a Bite
Enjoy a craft draft & sloppy Joseph slider for just
Try any 3 for 9.00
House margaritas 5.00
Tacos, Tacos, Tacos
Choice of carne asada, pollo asada, or carnitas.
28.00
Prime Wednesdays
Enjoy a 3-course all-you-can-eat prime rib dinner for
10-18
Tunes & Tastes
Listen to a different local artist live each week creatively paired w/ small bites to match the mood.
Adults 45.00
Kids (ages 4-11) 18.00
Lobster Boil
Live artists accompanied by a buffet of build-your-own salad, a baked potato bar, lobster & housemade pies.
Adults 34.00
Kids (ages 4-11) 14.00
Chill & Grill
New choose from beef, chicken, fish or veggie skewers & buttery garlic bread to grill & season just the way you like. Plus feast from a buffet of build-your-own salad, a baked potato bar, & housemade pies. Kid-friendly grill options also available. You are the grill master!
House wines by the glass 3.00
Craft draft beer 4.00
Sunday Sounds
Live local music on veranda’s fireside patio.
SPA SPECIALS‎
Summer is here in full swing & by now your skin may be worn & craving a little rejuvenation. If so, or you have been looking for an excuse to experience our menu of treatments, now is the perfect time!
Below are our latest spa specials that will nourish your body, skin & soul.
Given our focus on seasonal ingredients, our “made fresh daily” limited-edition packages highlight what’s best right now. Each handcrafted package includes a complementary beverage plus a special “spa at home” body treat recipe from your spa therapist & our “food at home” recipe by our culinary expert, each letting you continue the spa experience after you’ve left us.
185
80-Minutes
Lime Scrub
Papaya & Cayenne Wrap
Coconut Verbena Massage
Served w/ a Refreshing Tropical Beverage
150 Mon-Thurs
Sponsored by: Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Family Dinner
1. Family Dinner
"The live music was very entertaining"
jphsieh
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2. Great Evening Outdoor Dining
2. Great Evening Outdoor Dining
"Food is fresh and seasonal"
dbairdsd
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3. Anniversary Weekend
3. Anniversary Weekend
"Service was excellent, food was delicious, ambiance was perfect"
Renee C
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About
Inspired by the olive trees, gardens and villas that dot the Mediterranean coastline, the Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant melds the classic and the unexpected, making it a place one simply has to experience. Add breathtaking golf course views and our award-wining resort service, and you've got a reason to stay all day. Fresh and modern, Veranda's seasonal menus feature Mediterranean cuisine with a Southern California twist. Each dish is designed by the our team of chefs using locally-sourced ingredients and the freshest possible proteins. Veranda is the perfect place to meet for a quick bite (try our house made guacamole or margherita pizza), dine under the stars or gather around the fire
PRICE RANGE
$11 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Contemporary
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I had a quick lunch outside at Veranda and Emily D. was fantastic. Great ahi sandwich and burger and excellent service on a lovely day! She was very attentive while preparing a huge table for a special event.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank HERNANDEZ_FAMILY2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice view made for a relaxing late business breakfast. Food was pretty good and so was the service. Liked the option for indoor or outdoor seating

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank gabrielm7727
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Veranda Restaurant is inside the Rancho Bernardo Inn. There are tables inside and a large outdoor patio with fireplaces and heaters. We were there for breakfast and sat inside since it was a little cold outside, It was a Sunday and there was a...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank DarylJ552
CassandraK273, General Manager at Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Daryl, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback, which I will be sure to share with the restaurant team. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Inside of Rancho Bernardo inn , had breakfast, ordered off menu, they do offer a buffet also, food was very good except I had to send the sausage back as it was well done

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Jlbod
CassandraK273, General Manager at Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your rating. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch is always a delightful experience here. Sitting on the patio enjoying the delicious food and the superb service-always attentive but never rushed. Perfect place to bring visiting friends. Although we come mostly for lunch, dinners are also wonderful, regular menu as well as theme...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Baja4guy
CassandraK273, General Manager at Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the 5-Star review and for sharing your feedback here on TripAdvisor. We know you have many choices of wonderful restaurants here in San Diego, we are appreciative and delighted you chose to dine with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and service are always very good here. Special props to our server, Emily D, who was friendly and very attentive. The food prices are probably on the high side but for a luxury resort, that's not unusual.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank CAW555
CassandraK273, General Manager at Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your recent dining experience. We are so pleased to hear the service Emily provided made for a memorable experience. We appreciate your kind words, and look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've eaten here three times in the last week. Each time the food was wonderful, the view beautiful and the service great. Tonight we had great service from Vickie. She remembered me from past visits and treated us extremely well. I had the salmon which...More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank Sharon D
CassandraK273, General Manager at Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your recent dining experience. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed sitting on the Veranda Patio, and that you found the service and the view to be exceptional. We look forward to welcoming you again on your next visit.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This Restaurant offered a variety of food in a cozy indoor and outdoor environment. The food is delicious!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sherida H
CassandraK273, General Manager at Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Sherida! We appreciate your patronage and look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

I had a grueling week and decided to treat myself to the Rancho Bernardo Inn. I visited the spa for an invigorating massage with mimosas. After I was floating from massage I drifted over to the Veranda for some brunch. My server Jorge was beyond...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Badbeach28
CassandraK273, General Manager at Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent dining experience. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the cuisine and the atmosphere. I'll share your comments with the team, Jorge will appreciate the mention. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed March 2, 2019

Besides the good food and comfortable atmosphere at the Veranda, I was extremely pleased by how Lauren, the hostess, accommodated me and my family. Though it was my first time here, we were warmly greeted when we walked in. The hostess, Lauren, allowed us to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank alash002
CassandraK273, General Manager at Veranda Fireside Lounge & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Thank you for sharing your five star rating on Veranda. It is definitely the sincerity of warmth of our staff that gives us the ability to continually exceed the expectations of our guests. We appreciate you dining with us and look forward to your next...More

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Quest501942
April 8, 2019|
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Response from CassandraK273 | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your inquiry. We offer a variety of Spring/Summer Daily Delights. Prime Rib is not currently on our menu. We do have some other wonderful nightly offerings. On Sunday evenings our Chefs prepare a... More
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cathy w
December 22, 2015|
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Response from Kevin C | Property representative |
Hi Cathy, Valet Parking is included in part of the resort fees when you stay. Also, if you dine at AVANT, complimentary valet parking is provided. Please let me know if you have any other questions.
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