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Brigantine Seafood Restaurant

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3263 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014-2048 (Via de la Valle)
+1 858-481-1166
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
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Sun 10:30 - 14:30
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 20:30
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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Bradenton, Florida
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632 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped for a pleasing and delicious lunch. The restaurant provides a magnificent view while you enjoying a wonderful meal.

Thank Jhonesnaps60
new jersey
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99 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were so looking forward to returning To the Brig as we always had a great time. This afternoon was so crowded. It was a Sunday and they had two parties booked. In spite of that after relaxing at the bar we found a table and then it was good to go. We all had the fish tacos which were... More 

Thank oangelw
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food, service, view, ambiance all 5 stars! Highly recommend this restaurant as it has a local vibe to it and is by no means a tourist trap. I walked from the Del Mar Hilton. I'm from Hawaii so it takes one heck of a view to floor me, this establishment has a gorgeous view.

Thank Oldmans808
New Jersey
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140 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although not as delicious or spectacular (view-wise) as Jake's (also in Del Mar), this water view restaurant certainly holds its own. For a casual post lunch hour bite - sit at one of the high tops in the bar area overlooking the lagoon.

Thank Scott S
San Diego, California
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111 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Brigantine had the large table for 16 ready upon arrival. Great location overlooking the Del Mar scenery. Excellent service by three waiters. A diverse menu with something for everyone. Nice wine selection from inexpensive to OMG. Everyone in the party was pleased with the decor, food and service.

Thank Emory B
Encinitas, California
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193 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place does an outstanding job of being trendy while still retaining some of the old standard menu items, all prepared well. We had fish taco plates, grilled swordfish and Caesar Salad with chicken, plus a variety of local craft beers. Everyone enjoyed their meal and then we devoured a Mud Pie wedge that was shamefully good. Plus, the Brigantine... More 

Thank Patty8888
San Diego, California
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

A spectacular seaside view restaurant with special seafood offerings - try the shrimp and scallop fondue appetizer - scrape the dish delicious! This is a favorite restaurant of my family.

Thank 88nada
Camarillo, California
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66 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

Great food and atmosphere. Go on Tuesdays and sit in the bar for taco Tuesdays. you won't be disappointed..

Thank Rick M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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467 reviews
338 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

6 of us arrived after a late booking and were warmly welcomed on a cold Saturday evening. Excellent service with full explanation of the various dishes. No starters but straight into mains. All had fish, Lobster, Tuna, Halibut were generous and all served with vegetables and potatoes and all full of flavour and not a morsel left on any plate!... More 

Thank bryble
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

We had a wonderful meal at the Brigantine in Del Mar. We have eaten here many times and never been disappointed. The fish is fresh and perfectly cooked. The restaurant and busy bar are always busy but the service is excellent and you never feel rushed. Glad they now take reservations so you don't have to stand in line. Highly... More 

Thank Pat C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3263 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014-2048
    (Via de la Valle)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 858-481-1166

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