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611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
+1 619-233-7327
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pork butt” (24 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

Appetizers were great. We were there for the first time and the host even gave us a complimentary appetizer because I told them we had to wait last time for 30 mins and did not get served at the table. Food is great. Would definitely...More

Thank Sunil G
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Never heard of Cob Salad before we came here (we are English). It was delicious! Had the same meal at other places but not as good as here. Wonderful helpful staff and also great loos! (bathrooms to you over there!)

Thank EastStandSeagull
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We were able to get a table on a Saturday night without a reservation around 6:30. Lots of small plates and several entrees to choose from. We tried the duck fat fries, short rib, fried brussel sprouts, and the chorizo corn. All dishes were fantastic....More

Thank ElkGroveChris
Reviewed 3 October 2015

This place is ridiculously loud. It doesn't need to be this loud. You can barely hear the person next to you speaking much less others at the table. Turn down the music! The food is superb. I had the pork butt - fall apart tender,...More

Thank Smander2
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

We were in SD to celebrate my daughter's 21st birthday and chose Searsucker as the spot to have her birthday dinner before she and her friends hit the town. Since we had a party of 15 we arranged for one of their prix fix menus,...More

Thank Tsubok21
Reviewed 1 October 2015

I was excited to try Searsucker because it's a Brian Malarkey restaurant, and the food definitely did not disappoint. I had the loin filet with lobster butter and mushroom sauce, and it was fantastic - delicious and so tender. My husband had the chicken with...More

Thank volcanogirl
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Ok food but clearly not as special as previous reviews. Takes a long time to get served and the food was medium warm when it arrived. I ordered my steak medium but it was well done, so when considering the price, not the best dinner...More

Thank Flori4474
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Visited during restaurant week and took advantage of their event menu. Shrimp and grits were flavourful and delicious. The grits were buttery and creamy - I'd never had them before and loved them. I had the pork butt for my main meal and it was...More

Thank Josephine J
Reviewed 22 September 2015

What a great place! not only is it a lively, nicely decorated restaurant, it also serves great food and wine. And what is a nice restaurant with great food and wine without great staff to support the place: searsucker San Diego has it all. The...More

Thank dickvanmastrigt
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I visited during an unusual heat wave in San Diego so I me be prejudiced by their having real air conditioning. That being said I had lunch with colleagues. The food was very good. I went for a simple cobb salad with chicken (added on)...More

Thank TB5of6
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9 December 2016|
Response from HakkasanGroup | Property representative |
Hello Skipspear, It all depends on what you like to eat! Do you like seafood, meat etc?
3 December 2016|
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Response from munstertravel | Reviewed this property |
I do not know- sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
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
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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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