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Rimel's Rotisserie

) #357 of 1,032 Restaurants in La Jolla $$ - $$$ American
1030 Torrey Pines Rd Ste E, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4425
+1 858-454-6045
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
26 Oct 2016
12 Sep 2016
“Simple chicken”
Closed Now
All hours
$$ - $$$
1030 Torrey Pines Rd Ste E, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4425
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped for rotisserie chicken white rice and black beans a blueberry root beer from Maine and is was delicious.

Thank Jhonesnaps60
Reviewed 13 September 2016

$12.00 for regular chicken, black beans and rice. Nothing was tasty. There were cob webs in the corner above head at our table.

Thank Melodie R
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Anything with chicken in it will be really good. Parking tough in the little lot and nothing special about the ambiance but worth a repeat visit.

Thank Craig J
Reviewed 20 September 2015

This neat little hole in the wall restaurant is one of the best we have ever been to. Great locals secret but wow the food. Fresh caught Salmon. Wild not farmed. Cole Slaw that just screamed with freshness and flavor as did the wok seared...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Chicken roasting on an open grill, unrivaled homemade sauces, farm raised beef, and the best grilled shrimp anywhere. Not a great wine list, but you can bring your own.

1  Thank AldisBrowneIII
Reviewed 18 April 2015

This is the second time for Rimels and I ordered the same great salad the Cobb. Obviously since I came back again for the same thing it must have been very good. The chicken in the salad is still warm and juicy. The other typical...More

1  Thank unhappytraveller123
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Small hidden restaurant with 6 tables. Great local seafood and the rotisserie chicken was crisp and well cooked. The slaw is a nice crisp vinegary treat.

1  Thank Timurkilic
Reviewed 2 August 2014

My husband and I tried Rimel's after reading about it in a travels book. I called ahead to see what their address was and the answer I received was, "I'm sorry mam but we aren't sure." We arrived and no one seemed to notice we...More

Thank ts1263
Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

We found this through Trip Advisor because Jersey Mike's turned us away for service. This place was busy so they created a space for the 5 of us to sit and eat on the patio. We are on vacation but if we come back we...More

1  Thank Amy M
Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

It was excellent, we pulled into a parking space to check TripAdvisor for recommendations and ended up being 50ft from this place. It was meant to be, a great find! We had the mahi mahi tacos and rotisserie chicken. Yum!

Thank AshandKyleDC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1030 Torrey Pines Rd Ste E, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4425
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-454-6045
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