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“Super service and dining”
Review of Jake's Del Mar

Jake's Del Mar
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Ranked #1 of 97 Restaurants in Del Mar
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $30 - $30
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Good for: Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 15th street
Description: Jake’s Del Mar brings new American cooking to the edge – to the water’s edge that is. Located right on the beach in Del Mar Chef Duvinh Ta uses fresh, seasonal products as the inspiration for updating classic preparations of fresh fish, shellfish and premium meats. The lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch menus showcase clean, eclectic flavors and local, sustainable products that are complemented by Jake’s jaw dropping location on the sand. The nightly Chef’s Special is a seasonal creation that features the best seafood, meats and produce available and through the Legacy of Aloha program, Jake’s donates a portion the proceeds from the Chef’s Special to the San Diego Food Bank.
Reviewed April 17, 2013

We usually stop @ Jake's on our visits from Tucson. What a great place. They are in the process of remodeling and it is a pleasant improvement. We have never been disappointed in the food or service. We were served by Ashley on this visit and she is an absolute gem, tho none of the staff are anything but splendid. What a wonderful way to spend and hour or so.

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Thank 12hanna
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Reviewed April 13, 2013

While in San Diego last week we had the opportunity to meet business associates at Jake's for dinner. We had a very nice time. We got a table by the windows looking at the beach and ocean. There are not many venues with this kind of view. If you get the chance sit by the windows. The food was very tasty. We started out with calamari and fish ahi taco apps. Both were flavorful with the calamari tender and not rubbery and the ahi rare and flavorful. The dinners were nice size, delivered attractively, and tasty. I had the Mixed Seafood Pot which includes maine lobster, scallops, shrimp, fresh fish, saffron tomato broth. It was excellent! My associates had the scallops and the sea bass. Both done just right. The service was attentive but not intrusive and the micro beers cold and flavorful.

You will enjoy your trip to Jake's!

Thank Carl M
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Reviewed April 12, 2013

After a day in the surf and sun on Del Mar Beach, walk over to Jake's Del Mar for a delicious meal. Fresh fish and seafood all perfectly prepared. I love the Ahi - not to be missed - San Diego gets the freshest Ahi from the gulf.

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Thank chipdesigner
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Reviewed April 10, 2013

Jake's is just a great place to have a great meal and watch the ocean in Del Mar. I had a great shrimp dinner d the service was exceptional. If you want a dinner on the ocean in a beautiful setting Jake's in Del Mar is the place to go....

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Thank MrMeat9
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Reviewed April 7, 2013

I've been meaning to post a review for this place. I had an amazing meal here and I'm still thinking about it a year later. The service was top notch too. We didn't have the luxury of sitting near the window rather closer to the bar area, which didn't really matter because we were too busy shoveling our food in our mouths. The decor is meh at best.

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Thank Lisa S
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