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Truluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House

8990 University Center Ln, San Diego, CA 92122-1085
+1 858-453-2583
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“carrot cake” (50 reviews)
“stone crab” (39 reviews)
“seafood” (104 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
8990 University Center Ln, San Diego, CA 92122-1085
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went here for a Christmas present and was not let down by both the food abd service. Our server was very attentive, and make sure our every need was meet without being over the top. The food was also very good and worth the price....More

Thank Nhung N
Reviewed 3 days ago

I love Stone Crab so any opportunity to enjoy this delicacy from the East Coast is appreciated. We were staying at the Hyatt La Jolla (will review later) and were happy to see this restaurant and it's offerings across the parking lot. Lot's of good...More

Thank Jo Ann S
Reviewed 5 days ago

While visiting our family over the Christmas holiday, my wife and I were treated by our son and his family for a special dinner at Truluck's, and what a special dinner it was! The service was wonderful, the food fantastic, and the atmosphere was outstanding....More

Thank 380passingthru
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All you can eat stone crabs. I died and went to heaven for sure. The sides are all fab and husband had prime steak- over the top. Great martinis, wine and service. You can’t ask for any better!

Thank 2kitty2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there for the Happy Hour drinks and appetizers. Everything was great, especially the service. The restaurant had a nice atmosphere also.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had never dined here before, but it was our anniversary and wanted to try something different. In the reservation I indicated that it was our anniversary. When we got to the restaurant, we were seated in a very nice and spacious...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family arrived at the restaurant straight from the golf course still wearing our sporting clothes I felt completely underdressed but was made to feel very comfortable and welcome No judgement here just superb service and great food Our server was very professional and kind...More

Thank HighclereC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gave them a review some time ago and went with a party of 6 this time. While the specials change, they along with the menu continue to merit the highest rating for quality and value (it is expensive). What I find best about this place...More

Thank fdl1948
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Truluck’s for my parents 45th anniversary. The staff was very attentive and the food was delicious. They brought my parents a beautiful baked Alaska at the end of the meal and helped make their night special. This is a great place for...More

Thank TConlon76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Warm bread was brought to the table as soon as we were seated. A tray of sliced lemon, lime, orange, cucumber was offered for our water. My husband and I shared the Caesar Salad to start. Definitely share the salad, it's large. My husband had...More

Thank Rosemary M
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21 October 2017|
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Response from Kate M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they did the night we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8990 University Center Ln, San Diego, CA 92122-1085
    (La Jolla Village Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-453-2583
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