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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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San Diego, California
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109 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 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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155 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 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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14 reviews
6 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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151 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 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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89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 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 

Thank Sagres96
San Diego, California
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

We bought a discount coupon on Groupon and were more than satisfied with our dinner. My wife got rack of lamb and I got a sirloin steak with bernaise sauce. Delicious! My only complaint is that the French bread was cold and the butter right out of the freezer. We will come back to this small but excellent restaurant.

Thank juless507
Olathe, Kansas
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848 reviews
507 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I expected good - got average. monday evening -one waiter and only 4 tables at 8 PM. Slow service and food was OK,but kind of salty. I had been here before and it was excellent - not now. Heard the owner has another place in the city more fancy and spends all his time there - needs to come home.... More 

Thank JimOB1
Oceanside, California
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417 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

The restaurant is cute and small with both inside and sort of outside seating. Sort of meaning that they have a patio but it is enclosed. The service was good but not amazing. Kind of an older feeling which probably explains why we were the only people under 60 dining there. I started with the soup of the day which... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    2.5 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?