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8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
+1 858-459-0040
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (106 reviews)
“lobster roll” (88 reviews)
“french toast” (148 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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8030 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4137
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always stop here when we visit Southern California. The French toast and coffee are great. However it’s pricey. It’s $13 for a two egg breakfast (and potatoes) with no meat or toast. Also they over cooked the eggs, although they replaced them upon request....More

Thank tac0matraveler
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Everyone raved and so we had high expectations. We were in the overflow area with no view of the beach. Coffee was weak and orange juice was reconstituted but the eggs Benedict were excellent, as are the Fish and Chips. Very fresh, local fish. The...More

Thank susanpdoherty
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Funky patio brunch spot with a cool vibe and view! Crab eggs benedict was to die for with yummy fresh fruit. Fun champagne fruit coolers made it a perfect experience. Very laid back, and nice peek of the cove. Enjoy it solo for a relaxing...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Nice place to eat out side with in walking distance to beach. We split the salad and it was still huge.

Thank jacksleonh
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This intimate eatery with a glimpse of the ocean was a real find. The fish and chips (especially the fish and sauce) were the best we've had. The french toast was great without a hint of grease. You may dine indoors or outside where a...More

Thank welovedolphins
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The food was great. The staff was very friendly and attentative. Great spot for midmorning meal. The fufu coffee was great as well.

Thank B1866JYjeffm
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Beautiful place, great service and great food. Had a mimosa and the french toast with a side of bacon. Simply wonderful.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We had brunch and were quite surprised by the quality of food and service. I would not hesitate to return.

Thank cofloater
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Great place for brunch in La Jolla. We had it recommend by a local so you can’t go wrong! Slightly slower on service but it was very busy!

Thank AJB78
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We were visiting La Jolla and just happened to bump into Cody's after parking our car. The service was really friendly and attentive and the patio has a nice partial way into the ocean. It was a sunny afternoon just after 1 pm in late...More

Thank Canucks301
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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
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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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