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Grant Grill

#164 of 3,817 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence
Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
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326 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101 (Fourth Ave.)
+1 619-744-2077
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 11:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Sat - Sun 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Santa Cruz, California
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After sweet talking our way to a 9:58 seating (10 pm close) we were BLOWN AWAY by the staff! Natalie was our server and she was spot on with all recommendations, quick to tell the history of everything from drinks to dishes and back not to say friendly and cheerful (even given our horrible timing). The even also featured the... More 

Thank AirMowb
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to try the Manhattan a namesake cocktail for the hotel. We shared a big ribeye from grill menu and fries from the bar menu. The food was excellent .

Thank Guy B
Chicago, Illinois
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70 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grant Grill is an elegant, tasteful spot inside the US Grant Hotel. Breakfast, Lunch, Diner and evening small plates and dessert are served. Service is gracious with being pretentious. Food was farm to table, creative elegant and modern. Enjoyed our meal, would return.

Thank Steve G
Zionsville, Indiana
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273 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I say pretty good because I judge restaurants in this price category differently than others. It could have been better during my visits. I actually had both breakfast and dinner here while staying at the hotel. Breakfast was good but being the first person at the restaurant and finding bread crumbs already sprinkled on the table and seat wasn't a... More 

Thank mcgahat
Manila, Philippines
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a lunch and dinner here on my last trip. The food was very good. My favorite would be the shrimp and scallop risotto, it was cooked to perfection. The ambiance is very comfortable. A little dark but it's themed with the hotel. It's really nice in the evening.

Thank Charles Y
San Diego, California
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135 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband, sister in law and I went downtown for a concert. We decided to try the Grant Grill. We valet parked at the hotel...flat rate of $17. As we crossed the lobby, there was a small lobby bar set up...live music and great people watching. Our table at the restaurant was ready right on time. The staff were all... More 

Thank LLJ56
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate dinner here before seeing Lauryn Hill perform at Jacobs Music Center. Dinner was perfect from start to finish. My husband was thrilled with his Old Fashioned cocktail. Our salads, fish and duck dishes were beautiful. Our son eschewed the kids menu for the oysters and spot prawn dishes - loved it all. The manager came by to compliment... More 

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Billingshurst, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

Went here for a birthday celebration and the server and chef made it special. The environmental was classy and tasteful with some great live music and warm informal atmosphere. They serve some interesting cocktails (most of which are a bit sweet ) and the food and wine were spectacular, rounded off with as specially decorated desert. The whole experience was... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

I like hash with eggs on top, and a few fried potatoes.for breakfast. I often order same at better hotels. I ordered it here and got a bowl of vegetable soup with 2 fried eggs on top, and a portion of beef shank underneath. What's this, says I. Hash...that's how we do it here. Yikes!

Thank wallybaloo
Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

The US Grant Hotel, in the heart of downtown San Diego, you can find a great restaurant. They serve excelent dishes, and the cocktail bar is great too.

Thank Jose_Quinones_Lopez

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $60
Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 326 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101
    (Fourth Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-744-2077
The Grant Grill offers a fresh approach to fine dining, elevating California cuisine with seasonal inspirations and creative execution. Start your day with signature breakfast dishes such as the South of the Border Chicken Migas. Meet colleagues for a business lunch that includes the Grant Grill's famous Mock Turtle Soup. Celebrate a romantic date night dinner savoring the 38 Day Dry Aged Ribeye with the Sommelier's selection of wine pairing. No matter what brings you to Grant Grill, we guarantee a memorable dining experience. From the sumptuous surroundings set inside a National Landmark to the fresh California cuisine, Grant Grill carries a tradition of excellence throughout. Renowned for shaking up some of the nation's best cocktails, the adjoining Lounge boasts a unique Gaslamp Quarter nightlife experience. The stars of the Lounge menu are Grant Grill's signature, hand crafted cocktails which include their very own 100 Day Barrel Aged Centennial Manhattan and a rotating collection of seasonal concoctions like the holiday's "Smashing Pumpkin" (as featured on The Food Network).

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