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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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“duck fat fries” (16 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (30 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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611 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrival: I called ahead to confirm the restaurant hours because I was a bit jet lagged and wanted an early dinner. The receptionist confirmed dinner began at 5:30. I asked if there was availability for an early party of one, and the receptionist indicated availability....More

Thank utfiero
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was excited to try a Brian Malarkey restaurant. I ordered the duck pot pie with duck fries. The fries were fantastic. The duck pot pie was very cold in the center, not cool, but cold. It was sent back for reheating - 25 minutes later...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Muscles better than clams Cheese balls Salad with goat cheese Fried chicken Steak Brownie sundae desert a must have

Thank erink535
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was invited there for a conference related business event. Food, drinks, and dessert were delicious. Service was attentive without being cloying. Would definitely recommend Searsucker for a large crowd.

Thank NorCalCMR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fifth is a very active area of the Gaslamp quarter in San Diego, if you’re there stop in if not go for a very good meal with very good service. The pace of service is great, you don’t feel like you’re being pushed through your...More

Thank mflans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although the overall ambience was great and the service (our actual server) was outstanding and accommodating, I was a little disappointed with the menu options for vegetarians. I know, it's more of a steak house and probably has no place for vegans or vegetarians (I...More

Thank CultureLush
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I dined here during a recent trip to San Diego. While the ambience and service were very good, the food was disappointing. In my opinion, there are several restaurants, including many in Little Italy like PrepKitchen and Barbusa, that offer a much...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 10 October 2017

came here with my wife and my daughter and her husband after a great evening in downtown San Diego. Found the food to be very good and the service excellent would definitely come again when in town

Thank poppaluggy
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Met with 2 other colleagues for dinner. The house wine was very good and reasonably priced. Menu is not huge. All of us decided to have two small dishes instead of a full dinner platter. I had the Cobb salad and the short rib. Both...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 7 October 2017

On our last night in san diego we decided to eat in the gas lamp district, and by chance we found this restaurant, what a find this was, the food is very tasty and the sauces complement each dish, a very good and thought out...More

Thank gazbecs
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27 August 2017|
Response from Marie N | Reviewed this property |
Glad to help. I'm honest in my reviews because I depend on these reviews to make choices for myself! :)
8 December 2016|
Response from HakkasanGroup | Property representative |
Hello Skipspear, It all depends on what you like to eat! Do you like seafood, meat etc?
2 December 2016|
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Response from munstertravel | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
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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