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Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
+1 619-233-6623
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our Friday night dinner at Blue Point. Front of the house greeting was professional and efficient. Wait staff was well trained. Managers were working the room, accessible, and communicating with customers. Lobster bisque was very good, as was the cioppino. The lobster...More

Thank KentM959
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just had dinner here while visiting San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter Area. This place is not cheap and it is definitely a fine dining experience however, the service, food, ambiance, etc., were all outstanding. You also don't need to dress up to eat here, your...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blue Point Coastal is by far the best restaurant in the heart of San Diego. I had the beef n' reef. A filet cooked to perfection (medium rare) and a seculant lobster tail that was off the hook. Ahi Peppercorn Tuna for starters was great....More

Thank Bobby H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this spot. Lobster bisque was great, garlic shrimp solid, and all 3 dishes (sea bass, scallops and halibut) got a thumbs up. Cocktails were excellent as well.

Thank Ross G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very good and the service was great! We were able to get a table with a view and our party all enjoyed the meal! Oysters were great!

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 11 April 2018

This Bar/Restaurant is a gem. Happy hour is the best at the bar. We stayed for a month in San Diego and Blue Point Coastal Cuisine became our favorite go to place at least twice a week. The bartenders were very personable, John, Alex, George,...More

Thank Suzanne0888
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We hadn't visited this restaurant in quite a while, but the food and service were every bit as good as we remembered it. Our waiters were extremely attentive and very personable. In fact, when we left, one went out to the street to flag down...More

Thank bsimosd
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Perfect location with great outdoor seating - while the service was a little slow for a weeknight, the server was excellent and brought us a nice sample of their tuna appetizer, which was a very thoughtful gesture. Great local beer selection and the food was...More

Thank JCCinNC
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We had a good meal last visit here, but this dinner was amazing for several reasons. Marc was the kind of waiter you need after a long day. Last visit we had Ryan and both of these waiters are exceptional because they listen and then...More

Thank Donna c
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Our group of 5 people ordered different entrees including salmon, bass, duck and lobster, which we all thoroughly enjoyed. The waiter was very helpful in steering one guest away from one version of tuna to a different tuna preparation. I loved my appetizer of sesame-crusted...More

Thank kma5000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
    (Market St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-233-6623
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Blue Point is a 1940s style New York supper club featuring great martinis, the freshest seafood and prime aged beef. The dining room is lined with cherry wood and Frank Sinatra's music is common overhead.
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