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8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
+1 858-459-0040
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (103 reviews)
“lobster roll” (91 reviews)
“french toast” (147 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

I had a great meal here on a day trip to La Jolla recently. We stumbled upon it while walking around decided to give it a try. It's SO CUTE! It's an old house converted to a restaurant on the hill with a great patio...More

Thank Orangepeel107
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Very nice place with very good food. We really enjoyed the view. Outside seating was great. Service was very good and quick.

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This is a small restaurant with some nice outdoor seating. Wife had the beet salad and I did the French toast which came highly recommended. Beet salad was very good but the French toast was unbelievable. Service was good.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Cute outside elevated patio, fantastic for people watching. Best spritzers in the world! The food seasoned perfectly and reasonably priced.I was tempted to eat there twice but was only staying overnight.

Thank Tourmalinequeen
Reviewed 1 May 2018

My husband and I traveled to La Jolla for a birthday celebration weekend and Codys was highly recommended to us. The food was delicious and we ended up dining twice - breakfast and lunch. I ate the American breakfast twice - potatoes, eggs and fruit...More

Thank GB A
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Perfect location, stellar service and good food! Our friends love this place and we can see why. This is a must eat and pet friendly too!

Thank SusanBretired
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Love this place. Christian, one of the employees that works here, was super nice and friendly. Highly recommended.

Thank Mohammed H
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We lucked out and got a table for 2 outside on a beautiful day at the end of March fairly quickly. Waiter seemed nice and friendly brought us water right away. He took my espresso order and brought it back fairly fast. I had ordered...More

Thank yidfid
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

It got good reviews from TripAdvisor, which I usually follow. My lunch was horrendous. I got the lobster roll $27.00 The worst I’ve ever had. And I am “the lobster foodie “ Never mind paying for good food. This was not. Service was horrendous. Definitely...More

Thank Elizabeth O
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Great location just off La Jolla Coves. Price level low, $ 14 for a BLT sandwich with salad. Free refill of coffee. Good service, welcoming staff. No wifi was a drawback.

Thank Svein-Ole
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12 May 2016|
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Response from joaniej57 | Reviewed this property |
It's awesome... full bar... and I think they accommodate ;)
Kelly L
12 September 2015|
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Response from xsdv8 | Reviewed this property |
When I was there in early August 2015, they did have it. The table next to us had one and it looked delicious!
19 July 2015|
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Response from dmant | Reviewed this property |
I don't know myself, but I bet if you call Cody's they will be very happy to help you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-459-0040
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Cody's La Jolla is a casual, all american seaside restaurant. Enjoy a fabulous brunch on our ocean view patio with friends while sipping one of our famous champagne spritzers. Known for our french toast, benedicts, lobster roll and fish and chips, Cody's has built a loyal following of locals and tourists alike. Visit us today to experience for yourself!
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