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BO beau kitchen + bar

#160 of 3,794 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence
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4996 W Point Loma Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107-1311
+1 619-224-2884
16:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 16:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Kansas City, Missouri
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Loved the French-themed atmosphere - felt a bit transported here! We had the yummy chorizo mussels and pommes frites and two very delicious salads (endive and beet) . I was partial to the endive salad - it was served with farro, pear and the most delicious goat cheese. The wine selection was lovely as well - loved the wine flight.... More 

Thank krissullivan
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Best food!! Great service, and beside all of that cute place!! It should be in anybody's bucket list!!👏

Thank lamishita
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This hidden gem is tucked humbly away on a street side in cozy Ocean Beach. If you're not looking for it, you could miss it - which, would be a shame. The restaurant is several small but charming dining areas, partitioned and appointed much like an old countryside home. The staff is professional, knowledgeable, and aims to please. We tried... More 

Thank Amore B
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139 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This place is one of a kind, the food is amazing and the place incredible!!!! The Brussel sprouts are to die for and the burger is truly legendary, will be returning here 100% next time we are in San Diego

Thank BrendenAussie
Amelia Island, Florida
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We were in town for our first ever ComicCon and were not familiar with the area. Our front desk said this was the best in OB, so we gave it a try. We were still in shorts and board shorts but they said we were fine. Unfortunately I don't recall the our server's name, but he was very friendly and... More 

Thank reenafla
Honolulu, Hawaii
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78 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Very difficult to describe these dishes as they are so complex and varied. The brussel sprouts are a must have! The portions are so generous, makes it worth the slightly higher prices at this establishment. We had a flat bread that consisted of beets, curry sauce, assorted cheeses, jalapeno, and feta cheese that lasted lasted us for three days as... More 

Thank Sheri S
San Diego, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Never knew about this place until we wound up in Ocean Beach one day. It was great. Tthe beef Burgundy was to die for. Very rich deep dark broth with very tasty tender beef and just the right texture to the carrots and mushrooms. The mussels were tremendous also the steak tartare was very good. Our only complaint was the... More 

Thank MiklPikl
Phoenix, Arizona
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Fabulous French dining in Ocean Beach? Who Knew!! We were not expecting to find escargots and lobster bisque that were out of this world in Ocean Beach, but there on the corner in this quirky building sits Bo beau beckoning francophiles and gourmands everywhere! We had 2 kids under 7 with us and they adored the french bread, atmosphere, and... More 

Thank SobremesaStudios
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

A small in intimate French bistro with an extensive wine list, this gem is worth the drive to Ocean Beach. Dark, wood beams and strange light fixtures provide a very rustic atmosphere. If you like France, this is a good substitute. We started with a small order of the famous Crispy Brussel Sprouts (yes, they live up to the hype!)... More 

Thank ParisIsAlwaysGreat
San Diego, California
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81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

I've eaten here several times. The food is good and the staff is personable. The outdoor seating is a bit uncomfortable, what with the hard wooden benches. But my real issue is that the menu has become too predictable and needs an update or makeover. Like their signature appetizer, the roasted brussels sprouts -- good, but how about something new?... More 

Thank Cary L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
French, American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4996 W Point Loma Blvd, San Diego, CA 92107-1311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-224-2884
A casual, neighborhood bistro in the heart of bohemian (BO) Ocean Beach. The beautiful(Beau) design transports you to a cottage in a small village in the south of France.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?