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Extraordinary Desserts

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2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
619-294-2132
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Modesto, California
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Extraordinarily decadent deserts. Large and sumptuous portions. You pick your choice out of the display case and they bring to your table. Service was a big slow but friendly.

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Thank Wineman49er
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge selection of beautiful hand crafted desserts. Great for a night out with friends or your significant other. So tough to decide on streusel, cakes, danishes, tarts, cheesecakes, cookies and much more. Eat there or take it to go. Enjoy!

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Thank Pichinguis
Palo Alto, California
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a favorite destination when in San Diego. Amazingly and beautifully crafted cakes and pastries that are not only pretty in the outside but delectable and mouth watering as well.

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Thank Angelgabrielle1968
Houston, Texas
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent $57 on desserts and were asked for our forks before we could finish. Also we were told "we would just have to watch our 18 month old" because he was in the way. The desserts were okay but definitely not "Extraordinary"

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Thank Kenneth727
Belleview, Florida
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit and my son and wife took me with my grandchildren for my Birthday after we had an incredible Sushi dinner. This Extraordinary Deserts location on 5th blew me away. Over the top choices and I'll have to post photos later. I would have given 5 stars however, the flourless chocolate cake was to dry for... More 

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Thank OSHCats
Stockholm
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210 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OhMyGawd you don't wanna miss out on this place!! The cheesecake with coconut and lemon was probably THE BEST dessert I've ever had! Go here. Eat. Be happy.

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Thank Edward S
Panama City, Florida
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1,195 reviews
639 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 509 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for some dessert on the recommendation of friends and family. They have a wide variety of desserts and what's available changes daily. The prices are a little steep but the portions are large. Just be advised that some items cost extra to go because they charge you for the ceramic dish they are prepared in. They do have... More 

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Thank Rather_Nomadic
Los Angeles, California
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a little expensive, but I understand that is all they sell, and the portions are very big. The desserts are delicious. As is the coffee. My Italian friend loved the cappuccino and said the foam was just right. I wish there was a taster's option, because we all wanted the same meringue with strawberry (the sauce on the... More 

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Thank M S
Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best chocolate products I have ever tasted. The cheesecakes, the cakes, the cookies, all of it yum, just yum. Also has a great selection of teas and coffee.

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Thank Rob_Montero
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was recommended this place by a friend. Is more of a lunch place IMO but then you won't be needing dinner! Salad delicious as was onion dip. After an hour whittling down dessert to have actually found it was a bit rich for me as was tempted by chocolate which don't usually have. Service was exceptional and they changed it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 619-294-2132

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