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The Spot

1005 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4147
+1 858-459-0800
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (49 reviews)
“salad” (35 reviews)
“jambalaya” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1005 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4147
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice local bar with plenty of TV and good pub food Service was great and food hit the spot Since we are Red Sox fans and wanted to be in a place that had the game on. They did and enjoyed watching with a smattering...More

Thank parcapecod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had to book a table and return twenty minutes later as usual well worth it excellent value. Pizza superb.

Thank Graham W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great bar and grill joint set in the middle of La Jolla high end restaurants. The menu has a good mix of bar food and tasty creations. Service was quick and helpful! A good find that is an easy walk from the...More

Thank WanderingViking96
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The Spot in La Jolla is one of those smaller, non-trendy eateries in the heart of La Jolla CA. Great menu, great atmosphere, service has always been good. We frequent there about 3 times a month, always a go-to choice...

Thank rickgonzales565
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Listening to staff talk about how the manager is doing it wrong is a turn off...understanding that they are wrong is even more so

Thank natelogsdon
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Came for a late night "snack" and ordered the kids small spaghetti meatballs, onion rings and steak tacos. The meatballs were excellent and more than enough for a kid! Onion rings and steak tacos were delicious as well.

Thank SuperKTMs
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Myself and my husband came here for a few drinks one night during our honeymoon visit to San Diego. As we got to the bar to order we were asked if we had official identification, which was not a problem as we are 28 and...More

Thank Lizzie R
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We ate here 2 nights running as we enjoyed it so much. Large menu and you can change any burger on the menu to be chicken or vegetarian. My chicken burger was one of the best I've had. Food was so good we returned the...More

Thank Lynseydear
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We stopped here for lunch and had their salad and sandwich special. The tuna/avocado sandwich was perfect. We also had the Cuban which was also very tasty. The hot sauce had a nice flavor. Enjoy!

Thank shop4ever
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Just a few steps from the Grande Colonial hotel. We had the bacon cheeseburger and the fish and chips. Both were excellent! Would def. visit again.

Thank Paula P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1005 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4147
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-459-0800
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