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Lou & Mickey's

224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
+1 619-237-4900
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (289 reviews)
“seafood” (79 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
224 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6958
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank B2749NHdavidg
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

1  Thank ctexeter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Deepwater_diver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to Lou & Mickey's with a group of friends, and we had the best time! The food was truly exceptional, and I highly recommend the crab cake appetizer (I get it everywhere it find it offered, and this is the best I have...More

Thank Jack A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Given the prices, I was expecting a great steak. I ordered the 8 oz. filet mignon. After it finally arrived, the steak was a bit tough compared to other filet mignon that I have enjoyed. With all of the expensive steak on the menu, I...More

Thank 290jamesw
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place was awesome. We sat outside and it was very busy and we still had excellent service. The food was great, it is pricey but worth it if you have the means.

Thank pamm35
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Such had choices when it comes to our favorite fish...will it be the Ahi, the Halibut, maybe sea Bass? So we decide to order our own and split them. It was great. I had the Sea bass (outstanding) and then my boyfriend had the Halibut...More

Thank llvassoc
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Had the Coconut Shrimp and veggies for lunch. Great size portion. The food was served quickly and the staff was friendly. Nice an open so able to enjoy the wonderful weather. Across the street from the convention center so was able to eat and get...More

Thank Sunshineseeker224
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Had a quiet Sunday dinner here. We were seated outside in the back, not as much atmosphere as the outside seats along the street, but still fine. Ordered a filet mignon Pittsburgh rare and got exactly that, it was an exceptional piece of meat. Overall...More

Thank reidara2017
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Michael H
22 October 2016|
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.
20 May 2015|
Response from Lovleetina | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
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
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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
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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