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Lou & Mickey's

224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
+1 619-237-4900
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (293 reviews)
“oysters” (64 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
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1 - 10 of 927 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

In San Diego for the Mary Kay Leadership Conference with my lovely wife. A snack before the Mary Kay Rocks the Block event. check photos Ordered the Caesar Salad and the Crispy Coconut Wild Jumbo Shrimp. Beer: Ballast Point Sculpin IPA

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank aghyba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Six women out for a fun evening enjoying good food and side walk view of busy San Diego street corner. Wait service was friendly and professional. All had steaks to perfection. Be ready for the expense. I thought I was by the web site however...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sholl789
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had high hopes we stopped at Lou & Mickey's during a business trip. The interior was open and light but unremarkable. I have to say the same, unfortunately, about the food. I ordered a green salad and crab cakes. The salad was fresh but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sally F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing! The staff was very knowledgeable and attentive. Enjoyed people watching from the outdoor table.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 672kaceyd
Reviewed 12 December 2018

I have walked past this place many times as I walked from the convention center to my hotel and wanted to taste an aged piece of beef. I ordered the tuna tartar for an appetizer with a filet mignon, medium rare and some sides. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Larry B
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Let me just start off and say: The Teriyaki Filet Mignon Tips were outstanding!! The flavor was amazing and they were deliciously tender! (I was actually contemplating a 2nd order). We were in town for just a day and were looking for a steak spot...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kelliducloux1
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Every time I go to San Diego I end my work day at this place. Try their blue cheese stuffed dirty martinis or their filet mignonette bites. This is at the beginning of the Gas Lamp District and is a great place also to people...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank B2749NHdavidg
Reviewed 29 November 2018

Chris was an awesome server that gave the tour of the menu so well, it took us three trips to explore all of the options. The fresh seafood, oysters, clams etc were wonderful. Steaks great on next trip. HAppy hour on the last. The location...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank ctexeter
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Came out of this place stuffed! The New Zealand oysters were delish. Had filet mignon which was cooked to a perfect medium rare. Fried calamari was also fresh and very tasty. Onion soup was not to my liking, I think it was sherry based (which...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Deepwater_diver
Reviewed 20 November 2018

The meal was good but expensive. The meal was not worth $220 for two people but guess that may be average for San Diego? Can have the same meal at Ruth Chris for a lot less.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pam S
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Michael H
22 October 2016|
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Response from Thomas G | Reviewed this property |
Give it a shot- but you can park on the street- finding a space is like rolling the dice in Las Vegas, plenty of paid lots in the area.
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20 May 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
    (L Street)
  • Public Transportation: Gaslamp Stop (Trolley)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-237-4900
Description
Gaslamp's "Favorite Steakhouse" is directly across the street from the San Diego Convention Center and two blocks from Petco Park. Join us for famous steaks, choice seafood, and exotic drinks.
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