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C-Level Lounge

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880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101-1005
+1 619-298-6802
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Venice, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Front row table with water view, a perfectly chilled glas of Chardonney, who would ask for more? Try their Mac and Cheese, very creamy and filling. Goes well with the wine.

Thank telegrau
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you get there early, you can get a window on the bay and see the sunset, sailboats and the beautiful harbor. Of course the food is good as is the service. The whole place has a very friendly attitude. Next door is a great steakhouse. Both are well worth the trip.

Thank J R R
Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose this restaurant for its wonderful location in front of San Diego harbor. I found it exceptional.

Thank 114trish
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food at C-Level lounge is great, as are the views across the harbour towards the downtown area (if you manage to get a table by the Windows). This is one of those restaurants where you pay for the view though rather than quality of food - slightly on the pricey side. The service however was very friendly and the... More 

Thank MJW94
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for a dinner. We sat on the terrace, view on the sea is nice. Food came quick, was quite good. However: table was sticky, my plate and cutlery was sticky, unclean. This is definitely a no-no for a high-end place.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of those places that never gets old. The lines of course are long but the wait is worth it! Make sure to ask for a table on the outside patio, the inside tables close to the bar are just not the same.

Thank uribes
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice views Great staff amazing dishes Online menu doesn't do it justice Great date spot decent bar Out door seating Reservations Not needed Large free parking

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San Diego, California
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

I'd like to give C Level a 4 1/2 stars (reserving 5 stars for truly one-of-a-kind incredible experience) but will have to settle on a a 4. The setting is beautiful, the weather beautiful, and the food delicious.

Thank vsbrinkman
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

I sat on the water and enjoyed a happy hour drink and wonderful appetizer. The service was perfect. It's a high-class place that is affordable and beautiful on the waterfront!

Thank Christine A
Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

This is a popular and lively casual bar and restaurant within short walk of the Sheraton in an otherwise rather isolated spot. Upstairs is the upscale Island Prime Restaurant. We thoroughly enjoyed a light dinner and lots of sparkling wine. Service at the table and the bar were both lively and effective. Indoor and indoor areas. Great views.

Thank EdB222

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101-1005
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-298-6802

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