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Crown Room Brunch at Hotel del Coronado

1500 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-2986
+1 619-522-8490
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab legs” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (38 reviews)
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International, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1500 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-2986
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the family here in celebration of a special event. It is expensive but it is so fabulous that it is worth it. My grandson and I walked around at the urging of the staff to get a feel for the place before filling our...More

Thank kenmac1
Harold R, other at Crown Room Brunch at Hotel del Coronado, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear kenmac1, Thank you for your lovely review. Every guest who has the pleasure of experiencing our Crown Room Brunch leaves full of delicious bites and exciting memories. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed exploring the Crown Room and savoring the many options...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the money for endless delicious food and drinks. Great experience for the kids creating their own donuts!More

Thank Allyson B
Harold R, General Manager at Crown Room Brunch at Hotel del Coronado, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Allyson B, Thank you for your lovely review. From savoring the delicious cuisine with family to watching the delight in your children’s faces while they create their own doughnuts, it is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your luxurious Crown Room brunch. We thoroughly enjoyed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, daughter, son-in-law and I all traveled to San Diego this past Christmas (2017) to spend the holiday with my step-son and his wife. As part of our Christmas celebration, we made reservations for the Christmas Eve buffet in the Crown Room at the...More

Thank Jeff H
Harold R, General Manager at Crown Room Brunch at Hotel del Coronado, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jeff H, It was a delight to read your detailed review. We apologize that your Christmas Eve experience did not match our usual high standards, and we are beyond thrilled to hear that our management and staff stopped at nothing to restore your trust...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Please notice that my review is only about food ( brunch) not about the hotels. $150 per person without wine ( they do have mimosas etc) is expensive by all means. For comparisons we had a 6 course meal in expensive Amsterdam with good wine...More

Thank sonostrov
Harold R, Director of Food & Beverage at Crown Room Brunch at Hotel del Coronado, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear sonostrov, We appreciate you sharing a review of your dining experience with us. While it was a pleasure to welcome you for brunch in our iconic Crown Room, we are concerned that every aspect of brunch did not exceed expectations. We are grateful for...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

We recently went. To the Hotel del Coronado Crown Sunday Brunch and it was a beautiful display in elegant large ballroom with Christmas decorations and Santa Claus. There is a wide variety of high quality food with carving stations for turkey, ham, brisket and prime...More

1  Thank Gary O
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I was fortunate to be treated by my BF to Thanksgiving Brunch @ Hotel Del. We were seated in the Grand Ballroom as the Crown Room was full. All the better I thought, as we had a table by the window overlooking the pool and...More

1  Thank onthelooselive
Reviewed 25 November 2017

The del is an impressive hotel, especially at night outlined in hundreds of lights. We looked forward to their Thanksgiving buffet in the Crown Room.....and were disappointed. There is enough variety and quantity of food but little quality. The seafood was either tasteless or tasted...More

2  Thank joan f
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! I’m still thinking about the Brunch at Crown Room at Hotel Del Coronado. It was the best and fanciest brunch we’ve ever had! I still dream about it until this day. I’m sure we’re going back. It’s so hard to describe the experience because...More

Thank Erma W
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

This is a very good brunch for a special occasion. At $96/pp before tax and tip, it is quite pricey, but it is an experience. It also includes all you can drink Bloody Mary and Mimosas/Champagne. The breakfast section had many options including made to...More

1  Thank strangie21
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

The Hotel del Coronado is a sight to see! The hotel was built over 125 years ago and looks great!! The brunch is very expensive and probably not worth the cost. We were unfortunate in that the food being served was basically cold. We understand...More

1  Thank David E
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18 July 2017|
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Response from joliebeth23 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely make a reservation. Both times I've eaten the brunch, we've made a reservation around noon and have stayed until at least 2 p.m. Our waiter even mentioned that they plan for people to stay for two or more hours... More
Nathalie L
12 October 2016|
Response from icyvelvet | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if you can rent out the room - you'd have to call the hotel for that but it can easily hold a couple hundred people.
6 September 2015|
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Response from icyvelvet | Reviewed this property |
The brunch is $90.00 and they automatically add on an 18% gratuity. The cost is payable upon reservation, not when you actually go and eat the brunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$90 - US$90
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-2986
    (Dana Place)
  • Public Transportation: Serviced by SDMTS Route 904 http://www.sdmts.com/RouteFiles/routes/pdf/904.pdf
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-522-8490
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A true feast for the senses, the lavish Sunday brunch in the Crown Room features a chilled seafood bar, regionally inspired dishes, international cuisine and carving stations. Guests also enjoy a gourmet Bloody Mary bar, made-to-order mimosas, and a spectacular candy and dessert bar – complete with a design-your-own donut station. See what makes Sunday brunch at The Del legendary.
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