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Extraordinary Desserts

2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
+1 619-294-2132
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“strudel” (8 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place has amazing desserts, the cakes are out of this world, the latte is wonderful and atmosphere is very comfortable, if you have a sweet tooth like me,go, go, go 🍪🎂

Thank monicadA5044JB
Reviewed 1 week ago

Be ready to wait in line but it's all worth the wait. Sumptuous mouthwatering cakes decorated with petals of flowers. Pure decadence.

Thank richardzc2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's worth the wait! The ever changing selection of yummy desserts will cause you to purchase more than one.

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the original location of the famed Extraordinary Desserts which has more of a cafe atmosphere than its restaurant-like sister in downtown San Diego. Much more honey but unfortunately because of the smaller and less-visited location, it may not have the complete variety compared...More

Thank loveDCA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This. Place. Is. A. Fancy. Woman's. Dream. Ha! My friend suggested I visit this dessert shop and I am so happy she did. I loved all of the beautiful and intricate desserts. They were too pretty to eat. I couldn't choose just one so I...More

Thank Quills G
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Cute little place with wonderful food! I ordered French toast bread pudding and absolutely loved it! Lots of different and unique food items.

Thank Davis592015
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This place is wonderful! I had the coffee cake with blue berries, it was amazing good. The presentation was really pretty as well. My husband had the bread petting and it was really good. Staff was really friendly.

Thank Eddy G
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The line was around the corner. All the desserts look and taste amazing. We took our kids and they loved it. Highly recommended.

Thank Raja D
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Wow the line was out the door once inside you have lot of choices the desserts where out of this world.

Thank bmiranda
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I have to say that this is one of the best dessert places i have ever been to. We would have loved to try several items, but due to the time, hunger level and calorie count, we were unable to. This is a must do...More

Thank Krisanch
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Debbie M
20 August 2016|
Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
Yes at both locations you can sit. The atmosphere is cool and fun
19 August 2016|
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Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
The one near balboa park is very small, the other location is downtown and much bigger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-294-2132
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