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Extraordinary Desserts

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2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
+1 619-294-2132
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
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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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San Diego, California
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the desserts are beautiful when they arrive or you pick up and take home you open the box and everyone says ahhhhhhh! the taste is delicious, however, they could use half the amount of frosting so you could really taste the cake. Way to much frosting - it is a lest 50% of the cake - too much. it is... More 

Thank SDTraveler515
San Diego, California
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have the opportunity by all means visit Extraordinary Desserts. This is one of , if not the best , pastry/cake bakeries in San diego County, Southern California & and all of California. Maybe even the USA. The cakes here are amazing. A few years back I had a dessert party & chose all my cakes from Extraordinary Dessert.... More 

Thank TamaraB822
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137 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was ok, customer service was average. We got a got coffee, a pink lemonade, and a coffee cake. All were good but total damage was near $20.

Rancho Santa Fe, California
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454 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't go if you are on a diet ! Every slice of cake that you order is late enough for 4 people. Simply delicious, carrot cake and chocolate lava are my fav here !

Thank AlbertoMay
Stamford, Connecticut
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1,599 reviews
970 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there on a Wed at 8pm and waited 40 minutes to take out dessert. The white chocolate raspberry and Dulce de leche chocolate were good. Very dense cake not my favorite. The cake is very rich two bites and i was done.

Thank Autumn M
Granite Bay, California
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was about a mile from our hotel and we decided to walk (might as well get ready for some amazing dessert!) This place was very busy (we were there on a Friday night), so it was a bit confusing figuring out how it all works. You walk in there and pick up a clipboard and pencil. Then you... More 

Thank Laura C
Raleigh, North Carolina
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189 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my gosh so much to choose from it is simply amazing! A little bit spendy but well worth it and try the Press Pot Coffee excellent

Thank Tammir
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

A cosy room serving delicious desserts and the best tasting coffee that I've had in years. A wonderful visit!

Thank Stacey G
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82 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

I enjoy a good dessert every now and then... this place it has really exceptional dessert presentation... and the flavors are there... but i was expecting the flavors to match the WOW factor of the beautiful display of this delicious desserts... but i missed it a little. 1 big slice is a good size to share... loved the coffee. first... More 

Thank Mr M
Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Lovely decor, scrumptious desserts (at least of what we had), and fine detail to beautifully decorated desserts

Thank Alibhais_from_TO

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 12:00 am
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: +1 619-294-2132

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Los Angeles, California
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?