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Blue Point Coastal Cuisine

565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
+1 619-233-6623
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I finally got around to writing a review. I visited this restaurant a few times since September on a Wednesday for Happy Hour and a event. They happy hour meals are large, they are also very delicious. The folks working there are wonderful, and I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Faith C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic night at the Blue Point Coastal Cuisine. We started with crab cakes and then Lobster Oscar's, great food. All the staff were attentive, friendly and very attentive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, service and atmosphere. We had the beef and reef with oscar style and lobster risotto. Both dishes were great and we will return on our next visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nicee28
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

My wife had dinner here last week, when on solo business travel in San Diego. Had been here twice before on travel and enjoyed the experience. Had a dinner of Spanish octopus and a glass of wine. Octopus perfect - tender and flavorful and served...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 743walterw
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Everything was amazing! I can’t express enough how amazing the food was. Our waiter was very attentive and our meals were brought out promptly. Outside seating is the best. Well worth the money. Can’t wait to return.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Stopped in for their happy hour special on shrimp and oysters. Sat at the bar. My colleague recommended it from past experience. Apparently when he first started going, they had more oyster options. On Wednesday, they just had some from Mexico. On the whole, the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 2BEis2SKI
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

One can imagine this restaurant to be a tourist trap in the heart of Gaslamp district in San Diego, but it topped all expectations. Yes, it was costly but we got the best lobster meals we’ve had in years (if not ever). Superb service with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank robertgD3963YE
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

This sea food restaurant is truly a good place to enjoy a great tasty meal. The food options are great and fresh quality taste. The decor is unique, providing inside seating and outside seating. The waitress provided truly amazing service and very knowledgeable on the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank alexisgrullon
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Went to this place for a business dinner with a party of 4, expecting precise service and great quality of food. I didn't find any of the two. If you'd like to be in the middle of hustle of the Gaslamp District, this is a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bisserg
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We enjoyed our group dinner. Service was attentive and well-paced. Our server did a fantastic job of upselling us on dessert - without saying a word - so glad we did. Appetizers, main dishes, and desserts were enjoyed by all. Atmosphere and location were very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jessica0823
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 35
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 565 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6913
    (Market St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-233-6623
  • E-mail
Blue Point is a 1940s style New York supper club featuring great martinis, the freshest seafood and prime aged beef. The dining room is lined with cherry wood and Frank Sinatra's music is common overhead.
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