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Searsucker

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611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (5th and Market)
+1 619-233-7327
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Today
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
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Sun 10:00 - 14:30
Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Houston, Texas
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157 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived for a late dinner with a large party. The restaurant was happy to accommodate and our waiter was the BEST. He was extremely patient and fun & friendly. Food came out without too long of a wait, and tasted great. It is fairly loud in the restaurant, so if you're not directly next to people at your table, you... More 

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Thank ellzebeth
Nashville,Tennessee
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good location in Gas Lamp District. Nice space, good service, the food was Good, BUT WHY DOES THE INCESSANT TECHNO MUSIC HAVE TO BE SO DAMN LOUD???!! Look I was in this restaurant eating with fellow musicians and sound engineers. One of the engineers pulled out his Decibel Reader....94 db in a restaurant?? The food and decor was spoiled by... More 

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Thank gdude62
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were having a drink in a nearby bar and were recommended Searsucker by the bartender. As it was a Monday night, we had no problem getting a table. The restaurant itself had a nice, warm buzz about it. We weren't starving so we ordered a couple of small plates and a main course between the two of us and... More 

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Thank Jill M
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool interior and good music. The baked Brie starter was delicious but our main course took forever to arrive. Good thing the food was good, cause we sure worked up an appetite waiting for it.

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Thank Jess G
Denver, Colorado
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here before. The food tonight was not good. Nothing tastes fresh. They changed their recipes or something and a 3% surcharge in the bill for what? I was looking forward to this restaurant. Used to be one of my favorites. We ordered mussels, octopus and scallops. None of the tree dishes were any good.

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Thank Wendy P
Chandler, Arizona
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't go to this restaurant. They add extra 3% surcharge. Servers don't even know why. One server said it was the law, but in actuality, it is not! This is absolutely not right. It is counter productive. If any restaurant adds hidden surcharges, it just means I wont give one single cent in tip to the servers.

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Thank Gilberto L
France
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant light lunch. Good service and reasonably priced food. Both our meals were good and we spent a pleasant hour or so sitting in the sun.

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Thank nzlfr
Rapid City, South Dakota
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous late lunch we just had! Attentive, efficient service and great food! My husband had the duck fat fries and the fried chicken sandwich. I had the escarole/arugula salad, tomato soup and crab cake. The salad had golden beets and apples with peanuts. The Riesling was excellent and the bathrooms were spotless and nicely decorated with completely private... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Menu with good options, nice drink/wine/beer list. Service was a bit on the slower side but they were apologetic about it when they realized it.

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Thank SPower12
Salt Lake City, Utah
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good restaurant! Good drinks. Good service (Max was excellent). Good food. We stayed with small plates as we had had a large lunch and they came out in a very odd order, but other than that, difficult to find any fault. I wouldn't put it in a "fit for foodies" category but a nice time, seated promptly and a busy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
    (5th and Market)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-233-7327
Description
Seated in the heart of the Gaslamp District, Searsucker serves New American Classic cuisine paired with specialty cocktails and unique local brews.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?