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Red Tracton's Restaurant

550 Via de La Valle, Solana Beach, CA 92075-2459
+1 858-755-6600
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (26 reviews)
“lobster bisque” (19 reviews)
“baked potato” (9 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
550 Via de La Valle, Solana Beach, CA 92075-2459
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very old world elegance and service is very top notch! We first had a drink at bar and talked to fun local guy with consent smile, few drinks in or just happy! Anyway, the drinks came swiftly and decided to eat in bar area, cheaper...More

Thank HeatherColoradogirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tracton's is a big food restaurant. Splitting a meal here for me seems to be the norm. I have good steaks and prime rib along with some of the biggest lobsters in San Diego County. Their seafood is yummy as well. It seems that each...More

Thank salesguytoo
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Our first visit to this "long-time," restaurant, adjacent to Del Mar Racetrack. Great N.E. Clam Chowder, draft beer selections were quite good, great, friendly service

Thank Susan R W
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Red Tracton's is my go to restaurant for steaks. We had a 6 pm reservation. The menu had inflated prices. My prime New York steak was excellent ($69), but the baked potato was cold and the server was no where to be seen. They were...More

1  Thank Tradester
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I think this might be a great "pick up" place but that was not what we were looking for. Granted we were there during the Breeders Cup so that may have made it more of a party atmosphere than usual. They serve a more than...More

Thank robin136
Reviewed 29 September 2017

With a timeshare condo right next door, Red Tracton's is an annual visit (several in fact) that I look forward to every year! Jimmy the bartender has been there for years! He can serve up some of the best drinks around and a few corny...More

Thank Hope C
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I had the meatloaf which people had raved about. While it was a massive portion, it was far from the best ever. The paired veggies did not go well with the meatloaf (cauliflower, snap peas, pearl onions). I asked for a different veggie instead and...More

Thank vinvert1974
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Ask for Dusty when you sit at the bar and you will get a great drink and good conversation. The hand made fresh blue cheese stuffed collasal olives are the best anywhere. We just had cocktails because we were on our way to meet friends...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 21 August 2017

near the horse track .. great atmosphere here , old and Young people , great food , great meat , waiters / resses here from years .. nice bar with music , people dancing , trendy chic but still cool with a touch of excentricity...More

Thank Freestone-Paris
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Frequent visits to Del Mar Racetrack has given us the opportunity to try all the restaurant haunts of track goers for celebratory dinners! This restaurant should stop carrying seafood they obviuosly are discouraging you from ordering when their offerings are ridiculously priced! Unfortunately for them...More

Thank Illetanod
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Response from HelenDL | Reviewed this property |
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I don't know either--I would suggest directly contacting the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 Via de La Valle, Solana Beach, CA 92075-2459
    (Jimmy Durante)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solana Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-755-6600
  • E-mail
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