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French Market Grille

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15717 Bernardo Heights Pkwy, Ste A, San Diego, CA 92128-3155 (Pomerad Road)
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Wall Township, New Jersey
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424 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife found a group-on for this restaurant, and the online menu looked interesting so we decided to try the food. King salmon was on the menu as a special, and it was delicious, as were the scallops in a grapefruit sauce. While I rarely rave about the bread that a restaurant serves, the French bread was very good (I... More 

Thank wlbjayhawk
San Diego, CA
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This was a friday night "out" where no one wanted to drive into the city so the quest to find a french restaurant began! Tucked away in a little strip mall, it wasn't easy to find. The neon sign facing the street was partly out and the signage in the mall, did not list. But it's a small mall, so... More 

Thank ParisBabie
San Diego, California, United States
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101 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We all had high hopes's that this little French restaurant, stuck in the middle of a strip mall shopping Center, would be a delightful little place. This restaurant certainly has probably seen better days. In summary this restaurant needs a total refreshing of the restaurant and menu. First the physical plant. The carpets need total replacement since they look dirty.... More 

Thank SDFoodMan
San Diego, California
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109 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

While going through the Rancho Bernardo area of San Diego, we decided to have lunch at the French Market Grill. What we found is a charming restaurant in a strip mall that evokes a gentle feel that one might experience in a small French city. Fortunately for us, the restaurant was not crowded this day, so service was prompt and... More 

Thank myrevue
San Diego, California
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170 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Whether its lunch or dinner, inside next to the cozy fireplace or in the outdoor french patio, its always a great experience here. The food is wonderful and the ambiance delightful.

Thank Claudia M
San Diego, California
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Unless you get dragged to this place for whatever reason.... Stay away! I have never left a restaurant so dis-respected in all my life! The owner is the rudest person I have ever met. He takes no responsibility for anything, and has no clue what the ingredients are in the menu he allegedly put together. On top of all that...... More 

Thank Mark D
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

Fixed menu offered Filet Minon. Served some other type of steak. We were there at 6:30 and the waitress said they ran out of Filet, and forgot to tell her. There were three staff members serving and 1 cook. Really? Do not charge me for something you don't have and please inform me before if I want to choose another... More 

Thank Peggie S
Escondido, California, United States
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155 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

My wife and I had a early dinner here and found the food to be very good. Sometimes the service can be a little slow and the place get very crowded quickly, highly recommend reservations.

Thank John H
New Orleans, Louisiana
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

The food was limited since it was restaurant week in San Diego and they were serving only selection. The restaurant was Very crowded and everyone seemed to have reservations at one time causing chaos in the kitchen. The host was running around rather disorganized. We were seated about 7:30. Last ones in the restaurant that night. It took us an... More 

Thank RugbyProp3
Carlsbad, California
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97 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

My wife and I recently celebrated our wedding anniversary and chose the French Market Grille where we wanted to have our romantic dinner. We were very happy with the location of the restaurant. It was easy to find and although small, the outdoor setting was perfect. The waiter recommended the sword fish with scallops and shrimp. It was prepared to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15717 Bernardo Heights Pkwy, Ste A, San Diego, CA 92128-3155
    (Pomerad Road)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: 858-485-8055

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