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Lou & Mickey's

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224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
+1 619-237-4900
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went there for meal with hubby. The staff were very attentive the meal was hot and very enjoyable. I had the fish and chips omg the batter is as good as Yorkshire batter. Definitely worth a visit x

Thank Mojorobinson
Reviewed yesterday

We had a great evening meal at this location. The staff were very helpful especially Brian who explain the dishes on the menu. I had the steak, it was great. Can not fault the food, price or the staff. would suggest that you book as...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the teriyaki fillet tips for 9 bucks and the draft beer is only 4.5. Nice wait staff and bar tenders. Good fun.

Thank UKStevieH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location - immediately across the street from the convention center. The restuarant delivers as advertised. I enjoyed a NY Strip, tender as could be. The side dishes are ala carte & sized for 2 people, not conducive if you're flying solo. I enjoyed the...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were down in SD to watch the Mariners lose 2 games to the Padres and were staying across the street from Lou & Mickey's at the Hard Rock Hotel. We stopped in after the ballgame and tried a bunch of appetizers while seated at...More

Thank Ross D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On our recent visit to San Diego we decided to go for dinner at Lou & Mickeys one evening. Although the restaurant is highly rated the experience was far less than we had received anywhere else on our trip around America. We were left waiting...More

Thank I7299ZMleec
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The steaks at this place are excellent and the service is exceptional. The portions are massive and although the food expensive, the wine was reasonable. Great location but if you want to eat outside, then make sure you book!

Thank dandu_alexopoulos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took the family here and we had a great meal. Some of the best food we ate in California was here. Good menu that didnt offer too little or too much. Better cooks in the kitchen! This place combines a good vibe with knowledgeable...More

Thank thatgraeme
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We can not fault our visit as Lou & Mickey’s ! Our food was great and our waiter was very attentive. It’s worth a visit if you happen to be in downtown San Diego.

Thank Carole R
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Overall, the food and ambience were awesome. The Anchor draft beer was an excellent prelude, served very cold and delicious. The 8 ounce filet was delicious and well cooked. The house red wine well complemented the filet. Service was awesome, and server friendly and attentive....More

Thank Ban M
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Michael H
October 21, 2016|
Response from Thomas G | Reviewed this property |
Give it a shot- but you can park on the street- finding a space is like rolling the dice in Las Vegas, plenty of paid lots in the area.
May 20, 2015|
Response from Lovleetina | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
    (L Street)
  • Public Transportation: Gaslamp Stop (Trolley)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-237-4900
Gaslamp's "Favorite Steakhouse" is directly across the street from the San Diego Convention Center and two blocks from Petco Park. Join us for famous steaks, choice seafood, and exotic drinks.
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